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Original KC Barbecue Tour

From US$72.00
  • Eat your way through Kansas City on a barbecue tour
  • Enjoy at least one meat and one side at each stop
  • Gratuities for the staff at the restaurants (but not your guide) are included for a hassle-free experience
Original KC Barbecue Tour
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Original KC Barbecue Tour
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Find out for yourself why Kansas City is known for its barbecue on this food tour that takes you to different barbecue joints for tastings. Traveling by bus with a guide, you'll visit famous barbecue spots and lesser-known venues, plus see some of KC's historical neighborhoods.
What to Expect
Voted KC's #1 Food Tour by Kansas City residents, KC Barbecue Tours is the only company to offer Kansas City locals and visitors the opportunity to sample the world's best barbecue. This bus-guided food tour will make your taste buds dance as our guides take you into a variety of Kansas City’s big name barbecue establishments and hidden barbecue gems.  You will also get to travel through some of Kansas City’s most historic neighborhoods.
On our 4-hour food tour we will visit 4 different barbecue restaurants. From brisket to burnt ends, every guest will enjoy a portion of each restaurants best smoked meats and side dishes. Not only will every guest have the opportunity to taste some of the world's best barbecue, but they will also be given a behind-the-scenes look at how barbecue is prepped, smoked and served. 
What's included in the price?
• All tastings - Each restaurant will offer at least one meat and side dish to every guest.
• Transportation - We will provide transportation from restaurant to restaurant.
• Gratuities - We will be responsible for all restaurant gratuities.

• What's not included in the price?
• Beverages other than water. All guests are welcome to purchase anything you prefer to drink other than water.
• Tour guide tips - we work to the bones so you can enjoy the meat on the bones. A tip is always appreciated.
• Merchandise
Tours fill up fast! Don't delay, register today and bring your carnivorous appetite for the entire way.
Reviews (145)
1 - 5 of 143 reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2018
Great BBQ tour!

This BBQ tour was awesome! Like that we got to try a little of everything. Arlene was an amazing tour guide and Barry a great bus driver! I would do this again for sure. Thanks Arlene and Barry for great experience!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Norma G
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile
A Kansas City BBQ must see!

A great tour if you love BBQ. Arlene is a fantastic tour guide. Very knowledgeable and entertaining. Barry was a great driver. The different bbq places were all great. Fun and interesting tour. The history of BBQ is very fascinating and Arlene is a great...More

Thank 184anitaf
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile
Great value for the money

Pace yourself, because you will be eating a lot of great food. The tour also shows you around the city with a bit of BBQ history thrown in.

1  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 7 August 2018
Nothing special

I love barbecue, but I would recommend just spending the money on two meals throughout the day. I have been to Kansas City a few times and I found that I didn't like this one as well as the other restaurants I had been to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 21 July 2018
Well Worth It!

Had a great time on this tour, visiting some of KC's finest BBQ joints. In addition to the four restaurants (Arthur Bryant's, L.C.'s, Danny Edwards, and Gates) we also stopped for a sauce tasting. The tasting included the opportunity to try the Source hot sauce,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul S
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Yes parking is available. They take you on a tour bus from the meeting location at Arthur Bryants
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