Arthur Bryant's legendary Kansas City BBQ started here and continues today!
legend was founded in the early 1920's, by Charlie Bryant, Arthur's older
brother. When Charlie died, Arthur took over and moved the BBQ restaurant to
18th and Brooklyn, just four blocks away from Municipal stadium, the home of the
Kansas City Blues, followed by the Kansas City Athletics. Municipal Stadium was
also the first home of the Kansas City Chiefs.
move near to the ball park, it became a nationally known eatery. Major league
players ate there and fans would stop in before the games to eat on the premises
or take out to the ball park. The fame of Arthur Bryant's grew. Then renowned
author Calvin Trillin declared in Playboy magazine that "...the single best
restaurant in the world is Arthur Bryant's Barbeque at 18th & Brooklyn in Kansas
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