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Danny Edwards BBQ

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2900 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108
+1 816-283-0880
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
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Olathe, Kansas
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228 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am on a journey to try as many BBQ places around KC. Today I stopped by Danny Edwards BBQ. Make sure to check the hours, I read they are open 11AM to 3PM. The location was easy to find, and the restaurant itself was busy, but not overwhelming. They have daily specials, but I opted for the ribs. The... More 

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Thank BZimm08
Chicago, Illinois
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118 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I had the Burnt end plate sandwich with 2 sides, cheesy corn, and jambalaya. The portion of burnt ends were generous, tasty nice chucks of crispy pieces, the cheesy corn was fantastic, as so was the jambalaya, which had nice size pieces of sausage and chicken. Will definitely be back. Staff and owners are very friendly and ensure you have... More 

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Thank Mark D
Girard, KS
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

This place is located next to two great Mexican eateries. I picked here because I had heard it was good and wanted to find out for myself. The brisket was great. It was properly cooked and had just the right amount of fat. It was not dry, as often happens. It was not smothered in sauce. I enjoyed the meal.

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Thank MikenKS
Excelsior Springs, Missouri
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48 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The best pulled Pork EVER! We ordered the daily special of pulled pork sandwich, fries and one side dish...which we chose baked beans. Pork not overly smoked, not fatty....There was so much on my sandwich, it overflowed onto the plate...I ate the overflow, french fries & baked beans....Was so full, I took my sandwich home!! The baked beans were awesome...slightly... More 

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Thank Rita W
Kansas City, Missouri
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I've only eaten at Danny Edward's a handful of times but it never disappoints. Very simple sandwiches and meat platters offer a variety of smoky delights, I've tried burnt ends, pulled pork, and sliced beef sandwiches: all really good. But if you're like me and you love sides, this place is where it's at! Cucumber salad, fresh homegrown tomatoes and... More 

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Thank Julie W
Chilliwack, Canada
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were in Kansas City for one day to see the Royals and stopped here for lunch because it was on aTriple D episode. I won't be able to eat ribs again because I think we had the best ribs on the planet. There was a perfect bark that kept the flavour in, perfectly smoked for fall off the bone... More 

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Thank Jaret Y
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a Saturday lunch. The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. The prices were pretty reasonable. I thought the food was good but not great, I've definitely had better bbq. I would still go back again.

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Thank MattDamon94
Blanco, Texas
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Just a few minutes off I-35 and worth every morsel. Highly recommend the Southern Style sandwich with coleslaw in it. The pulled pork and brisket are divine. The tea is dark and strong. Add the cup of homemade pickles to accompany. Food buzz!

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Thank Faroe59
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

I always make a point of stopping at Danny Edwards BBQ when I'm in Kansas City. Their BBQ is top notch. I cannot pass up the BBQ Brisket. The place is small and can get really busy at lunch time--- but it's worth it.

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Thank Tim C
Marysville, Kansas
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73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Of all the BBQ joints in KC I had never tried this place before and i don't know how we missed it all these years. The food was great, the service was friendly, and the location is easy. We enjoyed everything we had, brisket, burnt ends, pulled pork, beans, cole slaw, and the fries...all great!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-283-0880

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