Kansas City’s Hidden Gem BBQ

Traditional KC BBQ

Welcome to Johnny’s BBQ – where flavor meets fun!


If you’re craving some mouthwatering barbecue served in a cozy, family-friendly atmosphere, look no further.
Our award-winning barbecue is a crowd favorite, whether you’re dining in with loved ones, grabbing takeout on the go,
or planning a special event with our top-notch catering service.

And hey, did we mention we’re famous too? Johnny’s BBQ was featured on the one and only Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives with the legendary Guy Fieri. Wonder what all the fuss is about? Come see for yourself!

Since 1977 Johnny’s has been serving up some of KC’s best BBQ. You haven’t experienced real KC BBQ until you’ve tried Johnny’s. We’ll save you a seat!

Ready for some KC BBQ?

Let’s Do This

Daily Lunch Specials


Lunch Plate with choice of one meat: Beef, Ham, Pulled Pork, Turkey, Sausage, Ribs, or Pulled Chicken. Served with fries, beans, bread, pickle, and a regular drink.



Burnt Ends • Your choice of Beef, Pork or Ribs.
Served with fries, bread, pickle, and a regular drink.



Combo Sandwich Beef AND Ham.
Served with fries and a regular drink.



BBQ Ribs served with fries, bread, pickle, and regular drink.


You haven’t experienced Kansas City BBQ if you haven’t tried Johnny’s!

In our laid-back BBQ joint, we take pride in dishing out classic favorites like fall-off-the-bone ribs, mouthwatering beef brisket, and irresistible burnt ends. And that’s just the start – sink your teeth into our savory BBQ meatballs, tender chicken, and a range of sandwiches and wraps, then wash it all down with a frosty brew from our selection of ice-cold beers.

While you’re here, try our very own made-in-house BBQ sauces and delectable rubs, crafted with care to take every dish to the next level. Swing by and savor the ultimate BBQ experience at Johnny’s, where every meal is filled with flavor and fun!


Here at Johnny’s BBQ, we’re all about keeping it real with our KC roots and showing some love for our community. This ain’t no fancy-schmancy joint – we’re a down-to-earth, casual BBQ spot that welcomes everybody with open arms. Whether you’re rockin’ a suit or your fav’ denim, everyone’s family here.


Whether you’re hostin’ a backyard bash, a big corporate gig, or just need some grub for a business luncheon, we’ve got a spread that’ll knock your socks off. Don’t settle for boring, let Johnny’s BBQ bring the flavor to your next event. Your guests will leave with full bellies and big smiles. 

Catering Menu


Located in South Olathe, we’re well worth the drive from anywhere in KC! Hey, if Guy Fieri thinks we’re worth a stop, you might want to check us out too! Craving a night in? We’ve got you covered…order Johnny’s Carry-Out.

Johnny's Bbq

1375 W Old 56 Hwy
Olathe, KS 66061-5268

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Saturday | 10 am - 8 pm

Sunday | 11 am -  7 pm

Monday | Closed

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