Of course, Famous Dave’s Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que failed in the core of the city (1/16, Business, “This legend doesn’t live on”). But let’s not forget who Cordish and the city forced out of downtown to build the Power & Light District: Lil’ Jakes. “Eat it and Beat it” was a favorite of most Kansas City barbecue aficionados.
Thankfully, Danny Edwards took his excellent Q to the Boulevard. Still the best burnt ends in the city!