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L.C.'s BBQ

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5800 Blue Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64129-1903
+1 816-923-4484
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11:00 - 21:00
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Kansas City, Kansas
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Took an organized BBQ tour (4 different famous restaurants) and this had the Best BBQ in KC hands down. They have order/pick-up service, too.

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Thank hansenjenc
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Driving from Wichita back to Chicago a year ago, I googled ribs and found LC's and stopped for carry out. Ordered a mixed plate ( ribs and burnt ends), ate some in my truck. Got bad snow and met my boss later that night and finished meal with him in St Louis. Got 5 stars from the both of us,... More 

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Thank Stemp3rd
LC R, General Manager at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The wings were out of sight Giantic real potatoes Atmosphere so pleasant . People smiling from every table Delicious all around

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Thank Wilhelmina M
LC R, Owner at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

You might pass this place by if you happen to drive by it but if you do you would be missing some great Kansas City BBQ. We had a mix platter with a little bit of everything. Ribs, brisket, turkey fries, beans and it was all very good.

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Thank Richard B
LC R, Owner at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

Tampa, Florida
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144 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Had to try some barbecue while in Kansas City. This place was recommended to me by the desk clerk at my hotel and I wasn't disappointed! I arrived to find a bit of a crowd which told me it must be a good choice to ease my hunger pains. I ordered the short-end and a side of red beans and... More 

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Thank NavyCop7
LC R, General Manager at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

Lake Mills, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was our favorite joint out of the three barbecue eating places we visited and ate on our recent visit to Kansas City. We ate BBQ every single day there and wish we had more time to enjoy more. Between the four of us and our dog daughters the BBQ was the highlight of our visit.

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Thank Darrell P
LC R, General Manager at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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282 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Please go somewhere else. I peeked in the kitchen. Wow. Gross. Every thing inside is sticky. I ordered a mixed plate. Ribs and burnt ends and a drink $23! What! MLpapa gotta go. So I sit down. Sticky stuff everywhere. Lc was slouching over a old chair looking at the tube. He looked sticky. Food was called. I cleared the... More 

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Thank ML-papa
LC R, Owner at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

We're very sorry to hear about this experience. We take customer feedback very seriously. Please give us the opportunity to provide better service on your next visit. More 

Eagle, Colorado
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The burnt tips are, hands down, one of the most incredible taste sensations I've ever experienced. My mouth is watering just typing this review. Smoke billows out the door, and you may leave smelling like you've been manning a pit for a few hours, but the quality, and quantity of the food is really difficult to overstate.

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Thank VailValleyLocal
LC R, General Manager at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

Woodstock, Minnesota
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Burnt ends were amazing! Fries were great! The baked beans had burnt ends in them - I am not a beans person but my husband said they were good. The only problem I had was seating was very tight. I don't enjoy standing and trying to eat. That is almost part of the charm though - almost... Even with the... More 

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Thank AmyJo073
LC R, General Manager at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

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116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

AS usual LC doesn't disappoint. Typical order of Ribs and Pulled pork. Ribs good as usual the pork was nice and moist and the beans were excellent nuff said!

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Thank BigWillieUsa
LC R, General Manager at L.C.'s BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to having you back again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5800 Blue Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64129-1903
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-923-4484

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?