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A Little BBQ Joint

) #1 of 202 Restaurants in Independence ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Barbecue, American
1101 W US Highway 24, Independence, MO 64050-2338
+1 816-252-2275
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesy corn” (35 reviews)
“pulled pork” (35 reviews)
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Barbecue, American
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1101 W US Highway 24, Independence, MO 64050-2338
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had dinner at this family owned joint on 24 Highway near the Truman Library and Museum. The place was packed, but we were seated quickly. Inside is decorated with car memorabilia. There seating inside and out on a covered patio. Live music on the...More

Thank PostKC
Reviewed 2 days ago

BBQ was good and the service was pretty good. Not to expensive and a quick place to have lunch. If you are out and need a quick bite, good place to stop and eat. Friendly people and good food.

Thank terrytman26
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The decor is fun and inventive. The food falls short. I've eaten a lot of KC BQ and this just doesn't compete. Meat quality could be better and I'm surprised that given the on site smoker it doesn't have more flavor. Sides are nothing to...More

Thank MnHawk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here after a long day on the road and was not disappointed. I had the baby back ribs which were fall-off-the-bone good. They offer 3 different sauces that you can put on your BBQ. It's a funky little place with cool decor. While there,...More

Thank U1999QHlindaw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family driving through KC on way to Florida. Wanted KC BBQ so we tried place close to my home that had good reviews. This place although a bit rough around edges was quite nice, quaint and interestingly decorated with delicious food and their sauce some...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I first tried this place because a band we really love (The Reddymen) was playing on their patio. We enjoyed the barbecue so much that we returned just for the food! The indoor area is decorated in an incredibly interesting decor full...More

Thank Amynsteve2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in to try the pulled pork and they have the best!! We keep going back not to mention they can help you with your turkey for Thanksgiving and Christmas!!

Thank Mandi O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stubbled upon this little BBQ place last year when we were in KC for a little vacation. Sure glad we did. Not a major chain like others in the KC area, and not real big, but the atmosphere and food are Tops, in my opinion....More

Thank coadyfarms
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pros-Great food. Great prices. Great service. Not really a Con but-could use more choices for sides.

Thank vickiekimmel57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly staff. had the turkey sandwich so good. brisket grilled cheese was good too! Loved the sweet sister bbq sauce.

Thank Ashley B
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Jon H
30 October 2016|
Response from bullseyebuilder | Reviewed this property |
They don't have Gluten Free bread yet you can eat Gluten free easily. I had smoked turkey with a spicy cole slaw, no fries, and Jalepenos. So many times more than I could eat. If you have an idea ask, they will put it... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 W US Highway 24, Independence, MO 64050-2338
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-252-2275
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