BBQ Sundae

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Kansas City Barbecue

We're open for lunch and dinner Tues. thru Sunday. Relaxed, family-style seating, and live music after 7pm.


Burnt Ends

Tender Chunks of Beef Burnt Ends Served with Pit Beans and Battered Fries


A roadhouse-style BBQ joint.

"We love BB’s for its wicked combination of blues and barbecue and proprietor Lindsay Shannon’s devout devotion to elevating both." -435 South Magazine



You can ALWAYS get your Louisiana favorites at BB's.


Smoked Catfish

Memphis Minnie's Smoked Catfish: Farm Raised, Moist, Tender and Swimming with Flavor. Served with Our Homestyle Coleslaw and Battered Fries


BB’s on Kansas City Live


Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, stars of the touring production of  ”Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” appeared recently on Kansas City Live. They discussed the details of the musical production, currently at Starlight Theatre, and were surprised by BB’s Lawnside BBQ owner Lindsay Shannon, who showed up with some early morning barbecue.

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July 9, 2014

Lee McBee


Bluesman extraordinaire, Lee McBee, passed away Tuesday, June 24 2014. The Kansas City Star: Longtime Kansas City blues musician Lee McBee dies in Lawrence Saturday, June 28 Funeral Service 2pm Rumsey Yost Funeral Home 601 Indiana Lawrence, Kansas Sunday, June 29 The Confessors will lead an invitation-only memorial jam starting at 6pm.

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June 26, 2014

Ink Magazine Barbecue Bucket List: BBQ Sundae

Barbecue Bucket List | BBQ Sundae | BB's Lawnside BBQ

In honor of National Barbecue Month, the Kansas City Star’s Ink Magazine published a Bucket List of must-try items (the best of the best) from Kansas City barbecue joints. As for us, they chose the BBQ Sundae. READ THE ARTICLE: Barbecue Bucket List: BBQ Sundae at BB’s Lawnside BBQ Here at BB’s, we’ve gotten a…

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May 30, 2014

USA Today 10 Best: Kansas City Nightlife


BB’s Lawnside BBQ ranked #3     Visiting Kansas City but not sure what to do at night? If you are looking for an authentic Kansas City experience that offers the two things that KC does best - Blues and Barbecue – then you came to the right place. USA Today’s 10 Best travel guide recently…

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May 29, 2014

Bar-B-Qued Mary

BBQ Bloody Mary available at BB's Lawnside Barbecue

Bar-B-Qued Mary Saturday we will feature the Bar-B-Qued Mary as our Saturday Drink Special during Mama Ray’s Jazz Meets Blues Jam. What’s in the Bar-B-Qued Mary? The Bar-B-Qued Mary includes BB’s Lawnside BBQ’s hot barbecue sauce, skillet fry seasoning, fresh lime juice, and a splash of Worcestershire sauce. It is has skillet fry seasoning and…

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April 18, 2014
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