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Winslow's City Market Barbecue

20 E 5th St, Ste 201, Kansas City, MO 64106-1102
+1 816-471-7427
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good29%
  • Average27%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
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“sandwich” (17 reviews)
“wings” (6 reviews)
“market area” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
20 E 5th St, Ste 201, Kansas City, MO 64106-1102
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Stopped by here yesterday and it looks like the City Market location is closed. Not sure if it is temporary to undergo some renovation or permanent. Their website mentions a "farewell party" Oct. 13 - 15 but no mention of closure.

Thank dlwinger
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Breezy open-air spot on one corner of City Market, really convenient to walking the area and visiting their Arabia Museum. (They have seating indoors, too, but it was VERY smoky in there -- good for the food, but overpowering). Service was really friendly and helpful....More

Thank TheresaMc
Reviewed 1 September 2017

There are a ton of BBQ places in this area. This one is just OK. Not bad, not great. Service was excellent.

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I'm not much of a BBQ person but hubby is. He enjoyed his ribs, half rack was purfect for him. I had 4 chicken wings & could only eat 2. The cole slaw was good.

Thank SirPenLadyGwen
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is my first time to Kansas City and all I have ever heard about was how good BBQ is there. This was my first stop. It was horrible. The burnt ends had zero flavor, the sauce was like chunky tomato ketchup.. the baked beans...More

Thank SGR536
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We had great, quick service from the wait staff at Winslow's. Open seating and took our drink orders right away. We both ordered a barbecue sandwich lunch and it was served quickly and was very good. Friendly waitress and suggested some stores in the Market...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This was good BBQ. Sweet potato fries were very good. Burnt end sandwich was very tender. Not busy on Tuesday night but good food.

Thank Rrancher121
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

With all the barbecue joints from which to choose in Kansas City, why waste your time on average. Forego this one. Wait staff doesn't care, and food isn't memorable. The live music, however, was excellent.

Thank Anita C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The restaurant is located in a good place. The staff is friendly and the food is quick. The food is not the best but is still got enough. All in all, a fine experience.

Thank Jonas F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This was my second visit to Winslows. Last year in June after going to Escape KC. This year in June before going to Escape KC. My "group" likes it. I don't. Last year I had the ribs which weren't too bad, but we're talking about...More

Thank vbnet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 E 5th St, Ste 201, Kansas City, MO 64106-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-471-7427
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