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Arthur Bryant's Barbeque

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1702 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111-1879
+1 913-788-7500
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 20:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love Arthur Bryants Coldest beer and always great BBQ unlike any other in KC We always get the ribs but everything else is great.

Thank Rosswmc
Griffin, Georgia, United States
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105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Went in for an early dinner. Place was dead. Chose the two meat combo, pork ribs and pulled pork with fries. Ribs were a little dry and almost no rub flavor. Pork was already sauced, to the point that it masked the flavor of the meat. The sauce was good, but I like being able to taste the meat and... More 

Thank the955iman
Midland, Texas
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133 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Be careful what you order because you will be inundated with meat and that's not a bad thing, just plan accordingly. The burnt ends were delicious and meaty but the sausage was really disappointing, more of a summer sausage than a BBQ sausage.

Thank UTLAWgrad
Clarinda, Iowa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for supper with family..They didn't give a good first impression as the staff was to busy talking about football to pay attention to us. I asked for fries with my combo and I didn't get them. The food I did get was rudely handed to me by man behind the counter. The taste of the food was just... More 

Thank ff1emtswife
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

First off, we were mere seconds from leaving because the staff was too busy talking and not helping customers. Now the food. I love bbq, but you can tell this is fast food bbq. I had the burnt ends which were fatty, but sadly were the best part of the meal. The other meat i had was the sliced beef,... More 

Thank Tim M
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a Saturday around 1:30 and there was a fairly long line. This was once a mom & pop restaurant that is now a chain. It has a cafeteria style service and dinning. Chicken, pork & beef BBQ are offered along with home style fries, onion rings & slaw. There are 3 mid west style sauces to choose... More 

Thank Dana L
Richfield, Minnesota
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I was here last year on business, came back this year with family on vacation and made it a point to go eat here. Food is excellent. Classic good old fashion barbecue. Lots of choices for everybody in the family.

Thank jomadav
Greensboro, North Carolina
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825 reviews
508 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

It was ok, but so many better BBQ choices in Kansas City. Fast food atmosphere, and fast food taste. Many better choices.

Thank rryan313131
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We always get a big take out meal from Arthur Bryant's barbecue at the Legends when we visit KC. We let them know our allergens and they make sure we stay safe. Very good food.

Thank 1990Susan1990
Saint Louis, Missouri
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This restaurant is famous for a reason. Year after year is provides great food at a good price. Beef and burnt ends are what this city is known for, and you can't go wrong with either one, or both, here. When eating BBQ, about 30% of the experience is the sauce. I was never a fan of their Original, but... More 

Thank TJ J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1702 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111-1879
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 913-788-7500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?