18 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
3205 Main Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 11:00 AM
Tips from locals
KC is known for it's BBQ and one of the original champions of sauce os Gates. When it's time to yell out your order, trust me, you'll want a "beef on bun, lean as". Your taste buds will thank you. We have lots of great BBQ places in town but Gates has resisted becoming too commercial and excels at…
Gates is spicy BBQ--you either love it or you hate it. Either way, it's a classic KC experience.
"HI, MAY I HELP YOU ?!" You will be scared when you order because they basically yell at you. It's part of the thing. Now the sauce here is spicier and it is on the tour de BBQ. I like the hot on brisket and the potato salad and coleslaw. Get all the fixins. You should. Then go to a Chiefs game. I…