This BBQ lived up to the hype! It's on the spicy side, but that's the way we like it. The ordering process up front was a little confusing, but worth it. Staff is really nice.
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So I heard how excellent Gates is. NOT. They pass off some crappy, slimy pig swine as burnt ends. It's shredded, greasy and nasty. I don't advise any to go there. What a rip off.
This was a place that was on my bucket list of places to eat. Could smell the smoke just standing in the parking lot. Thought I was in heaven. A little confusing on how to order. Had to repeat myself several times because our sides...More
When I return to my hometowns of both Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri, the first thing I must have is barbeque. Now we’re talking about a place known for the big Q. During my travels, I’ve had my share of ribs, burnt ends, sausage, tips...More
Overall the food was good and I found the ribs to be the best meat item that I ordered. They were meaty, flavorful and not full of fat
As many have stated, the ordering process is kind of crazy and chaotic which can be overwhelming and confusing for some. The bbq is pretty good and affordable.
Gate's is a Kansas City staple and one of the more popular bbq joints in town - though there are plenty to choose from! Every establishment has good and bad days - this was a good day for Gate's! The service was fantastic, food delicious...More
I recommend calling your order in. Ordering in line can be chaotic and stressful but for some it is part of the charm. On busy days parking is non-existent. Get there early and wait for a spot. Don't be that jerk that parks where you...More
So the decor and chaotic ordering system may not be the best (no real lines to order, just a bunch of people milling around, and be prepared for someone to holler asking what you want as soon as you walk in), but I tried this...More