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Bandana's BBQ

4140 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055-7307
+1 816-373-7800
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“beef” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (18 reviews)
“fried okra” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
4140 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055-7307
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The BBQ sauce is OK, but the meat (chicken & ribs) was like cardboard. Absolutely terrible. They tell me that they have been open 9 years and they are frequently packed. I find that very hard to believe. Last I checked people of Missouri are...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

First time going to Bandanas, definitely not on the top of the list for KC barbeque, maybe because it's a franchise operation. We ordered the family meal which feeds a family of four. It comes with a slab of ribs, a whole chicken and your...More

Thank Rod B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

What a deal! If you are not that hungry, but you want to try the bbq. The Budget Busters were perfect. You have six bbq sauces to choose from AND two sides. Wow!

1  Thank Kay044
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I am not a fan of KC BBQ, the spare ribs you get everywhere are too much stuff besides meat. The prices of Bandana's are great, amazing pulled pork, multiple sauce options! The Chicago Sweet is my favorite! and the garlic bread is an added...More

1  Thank cheri m
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Great staff , fast service & amazing bbq. The fried orka is amazing! The bbq chicken was great nice & juicy. Its an a great little place. Really enjoyed it.

1  Thank itscandices
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Bandanas is a no nonsense, affordable, delicious, BBQ place! We eat there often and have never been disappointed! I love their assortment of BBQ sauces. The menu has a good variety but is still simple enough that you're not overwhelmed! We often take visiting family...More

1  Thank Stharp48
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best things about is the BBQ. This place had "ok" ribs. Our server brought our drinks, then asked what we wanted to drink. Lol. Ribs were kinda small.

Thank Shane L
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The food was ok/average. I had the pork and beef platter and think it was pricey for what I got. The beans were ok, the coleslaw was not. The table was sticky, the bbg sauce containers were sticky, the seats were sticky, the glasses and...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I was in KC moving my Daughter and her new husband there and happened across Bandana's BBQ, and I'm gled we did, The service was great and so was the food.

1  Thank Dbleverett
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Stopped by for my first visit and was very pleased with the experience. Food was very good and the prices were fair. Close to Kaufman Stadium and located in a fairly popular area for visitors.

1  Thank loesshawk2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4140 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055-7307
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-373-7800
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