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Summit Hickory Pit BBQ

1012 SE Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64063-4466
+1 816-246-4434
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“ribs” (20 reviews)
“burnt ends” (21 reviews)
“beans” (16 reviews)
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1012 SE Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64063-4466
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a meeting there to eat and then proceed with our discussions. All sixteen of us were served quickly allowing us to get on with our meeting. Everyone commented on how good their meals were and how much was served. Cozy atmosphere.

Thank Fred P
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Reserved a room for our family Christmas as we had family members traveling from several different places. The room was a little small for our group size, but lesson learned - do not reserve a room until you see it. The staff was very nice...More

Thank Linsee S
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Burnt ends, and most of the sides are good. Brisket is cut as thin as microwave bacon, I would avoid...I was very disappointed with it. The service is almost always great.

Thank beachbumBELLA
Reviewed 15 October 2017

My wife and I had the two meat dinner. We decided on half brisket and half pull pork. When we received our plates we could immediately see that the brisket and pull-pork were dry and would need a lot of barbeque sauce to make them...More

Thank richardgA7983GE
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Upon entering you can smell the hickory flavor but when I tasted the food the flavor wasn't there. I tried the baked beans as well and they're not what I'm use to in regards to bbq.

Thank Double D
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I eat a lot of BBQ. Went here for lunch and had sausage and burnt end platter. Excellent. And very good value. The burnt ends rivaled some of the better I have had in KC and that should say something. Service was great and fast...More

Thank tonythill
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Our service was terrible. I had the burnt ends and it was like eating cardboard! These guys have a lot to learn about barbecue. My wife got some ribs and it was about the same as the burnt ends. My kids didn't even like their...More

2  Thank kkonnan
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Went there with another couple. Ordered (2) onion ring appetizers, very good. Three of us had the burnt end dinner and one had the sliced brisket sandwich. Three Cole slaws, three French fries and one cheesy potato. Burnt ends had exactly the right proportion of...More

Thank Bismarck1956
Katy B, Owner at Summit Hickory Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Jeff... Wow we are smiling from ear to ear with your 5 star review. I am so glad to hear you enjoyed our slow smoked BBQ and friendly service. We go to great lengths to make all of our guest leave full and happy! I...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Their slogan says it all "We Smoke the good stuff!". Their meat is excellent, and their burnt ends are my favorite. This place is where the whole family wants to meet! They host special events, like a paired beer tasting with Boulevard Beer, and it...More

Thank sailor0805
Katy B, Owner at Summit Hickory Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Sailor I just wanted to take the time to Thank you for the amazing review. Hearing how much you and your family enjoy dining at Summit Hickory Pit BBQ means the world to my staff and I . We look forward to seeing you all...More

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Hickory pitt has killer potato skins, there barbecue is good as well. Not as famous as other kc bbq spots, but has a good variety of menu items such as bbq french dip with brisket and smoked turkey wraps, as well as the standards. Good...More

Thank David L
Katy B, Owner at Summit Hickory Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

David thank so much for the review. We greatly appreciate feedback from our BBQ fans like you! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Katy and The SHP Crew!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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: 1012 SE Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64063-4466
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lee's Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 816-246-4434
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