Kansas City Barbecue is ideally located in downtown San Diego a few blocks from the USS Midway Carrier and a block away from the San Diego Convention Center. Thus the Kansas City Barbecue is easy to find. As you approach this one-story building the aroma will lure you inside from all the way down the street.
Practically, everyone that eats at Kansas City Barbeque has gone for a tour of the USS Midway or is planning to visit this floating museum at the San Diego Embarcadero. This is because it was featured in the famous is known for its great food served in a fun, casual setting filled with military memorabilia.
In fact, Kansas City Barbecue was the setting for two bar scenes in the 1980s hit movie Top Gun, starring Tom Cruise. Top Gun movie t-shirts, hats, and other memorabilia are sold here too.
The bar is popular with locals and visitors and has been a landmark downtown destination and is celebrating their nearly 40th Anniversary. The barbecued beef, chicken, hot links and pork dishes not only smell good, they taste great!
These meals, which are perfectly seasoned from family recipes, also include two of the following side dishes: coleslaw, beans, corn on the cob, potato salad, french fries or onion rings. These family-style meals are served on disposable plates, so it’s perfect for eating inside, on the patio or for takeout.
Kansas City Barbeque also has an unforgettable happy hour in the famous Top Gun bar, featuring discounted beer, wine and appetizers specials.
They are located just two blocks from the Midway Museum and the bar is open till 2 a.m.
Ask about their party rooms, catering, and special catering services.
Banquets & Catering at Kansas City Barbeque
600 West Harbor Drive