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Zarda Bar-b-q & Catering CO

214 NW 7 Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64014-2727
+1 816-229-9999
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (31 reviews)
“ribs” (39 reviews)
“burnt ends” (34 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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214 NW 7 Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64014-2727
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on reviews, while we were in the area and looking to try some local BBQ, we came to see if it was as good as advertised. I realize that the style you are raised with influences your taste in style of BBQ, that said,...More

1  Thank DaSarge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zarda's has been in Blue Springs for a long time. They have good barbecue and a good selection of menu items.

1  Thank car0lynlf
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were travelling west and stayed just outside of Kansas City and wanted some of that famous Kansas City flavor but didn't have time to explore nor try out different places. Zarda's was close to our motel and turned out to be a great find....More

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were there early for supper and almost had the dining room to ourselves. Being first is not always the best as we sometimes have found the initial servings of any meal to be left overs from lunch--just warmed up a bit. Not here!! Our...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Maybe it was because we ate there Sunday afternoon after 4pm, but it was NOT very good. Ribs were tough, burnt ends were chewy, pork slices were dry and looked like they'd been laying around all day. Also, when I order sausage I expect a...More

Thank ls66611
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great local BBQ. My family likes the burnt ends, brisket, turkey, pulled pork, beans, cheesy corn, fried okra, sweet potato fries and salad bar. Several sauces to choose from but I like the original. Nice family atmosphere. Casual and easy. Walk up and order.

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

These people know how to make good barbecue. They've been in business for 40 years. That tells you something about the quality! Bad barbecue places don't last! My husband had the ribs and I had the Sweet Carolina BBQ sandwich. They were both very good....More

Thank GrammarCopTennessee
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Just a personal preference when it comes to flavor, but I was not overwhelmed with the flavor of the sauce. It was ok, just not my personal favorite. The burnt end sandwich was a little dry. The ribs were big and very meaty which was...More

Thank Loriebri
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Probably the worst bbq i have ever tasted in my life. Don't know why but not good at all. They need a new pit master. Over priced for Crap.

Thank World T
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My son and family live near Blue Springs. We meet here often for special occasions (birthdays, mother and father days, etc. Great variety and great food. There is something for everyone here. Great salad bar,

Thank awb692
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 NW 7 Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64014-2727
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Blue Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 816-229-9999
Description: Zarda's famous Bar-B-Q has become a Kansas City tradition whether it's for tonight's dinner, an office picnic, a big family gathering or an important business meeting. Since 1976. We have everything you need to make your gathering perfect! Select from fork-tender ribs, smoked turkey and ham, and even our juicy whole chicken. Our tasty sides are always a hit! Whether you love our cheesy corn, famous beans or crisp cole slaw, we have something for every guest on your list!
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