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Johnny's BBQ Olathe

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1375 W Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061-5268
+1 913-768-0777
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food , good variety and lots of it! The ribs are outstanding...meaty, moist and well seasoned! Lots of choices on the menu. The knowledgeable and friendly staff ( Katherine served us) are there to help you with any questions, also very accommodating with requests.

Thank louisef907
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Always great ribs. Tender & meaty. Excellent sides. Onion rings are wonderful. Have orders smoked turkeys for family parties. Always well prepared. Very good staff. Always friendly and helpful.

Thank Christine R
Olathe, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Bbq is always delicious, hot and served fast. We eat here weekly. Other location in mission kansas is just as good

Thank Kevin P
Kansas City, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Always nice food and then this site wants me to add a minimum of 100 characters so I am rambling just to get there.

Thank David S
Olathe, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Go here often and also order for catering events at work - they have the best customer service and food is outstanding without breaking the bank either!

Thank KG4747
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place is awesome. Great ribs and sides but my all time favorite is the sliced chicken. OMG it is moist and the best ever

Thank Cynthia T
Olathe, Kansas
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The reputation holds as one of KC best BBQ places to eat. Burnt Ends, ribs, large fries portion for two.

Thank Bill M
St. Louis
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318 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We bought virtually everything they offer. The sides (beans, cole slaw, fries) very excellent. We had ribs, brisket, pork, turkey. They were very good although I like my brisket more thick sliced versus thin. There were some small bones in the ribs which I disliked. Sauces were good.

Thank HiggySt_Louis
Kansas City
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Usually, these guys do a great job, but this day, not so much. I ordered the burnt end dinner to go and when I got it home, the burnt ends were more like chopped brisket.

Thank MBrownx4
Mesa, Arizona
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Well this is it! The food here is so darn good it feels wrong! I LOVE the burnt end sandwich and the side of onion rings is enough for 2 or 3 people. The ribs are AMAZING also and they have plenty of meat on the bone! You can't go wrong with some spicy brisket and an ice cold beer... More 

Thank markECV

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?