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Johnny's BBQ Olathe

1375 W Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061-5268
+1 913-768-0777
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burnt ends” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (28 reviews)
“hickory bbq” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
1375 W Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061-5268
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is the second time I have done take out from Johnny's in Olathe. Seems to me the young ladies behind the counter need an attitude adjustment, understanding how to treat customers. Several weeks ago, I sat at the counter for over 20 minutes waiting...More

Thank Woody1048
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I forgot I was in KC and they serve their Q wet. Next time I will remember to order them dry. Very tasty though and the sides were also good. Especially the beans. Service was prompt and friendly. Overall a great meal at a great...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The ribs were very good, thankfully didn't need sauce. In my opinion their sauce is horrible. My husband had the burnt ends....not real burnt ends, seemed liked dices of brisket. okay - but not great. Fries were just frozen stuff.....and the beans I could only...More

Thank Colleen S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lots of choices. Large portions. Fries and onion rings are great. We have been here several times and will keep returning.

Thank KChusker
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I liked Johnny's, not fancy just good food & pleasant waitress, worth the drive. Burnt ends were good, beans, very good, coleslaw was good also. Overall just a nice quiet place to get good BBQ!

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I would like people to give this place a try, it does not have the glorified big business ranking systems behind it , it just has very good food. We decided five years ago to cater our sons wedding using Johnny's (he wanted to ship...More

Thank karenvoyager
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent BBQ! One of the best around Kansas City. Excellent quality meats and oustanding service. Excellent food for the money. You can't go wrong with Johnny's!

Thank A2448QMrobertc
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great customer service and superb BBQ meats. Baked beans and fries wonderful too. Good sized poetions. My new favorite BBQ place.

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My family went in for one Johnny's BBQ sandwiches. They have the best brisket in town. Of course, we had to add their sides. Staff was very friendly. Prices are about the same as other places in town.

Thank Dave5068
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I've eaten often at Johnny's BBQ. So many good barbeque places in Johson County are overbooked on Friday and Saturdays. I put Johnny's up at the top of the list with the best. And, you can almost always find a good seat at Johnny's. Service...More

Thank kswildcats2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1375 W Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061-5268
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
  • Phone Number: +1 913-768-0777
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