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Kansas City, Missouri: Gates BBQ Tuxedo Man

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Address:
1325 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd, Kansas City, MO
Directions:
Along Emanuel Cleaver Blvd. just west of The Paseo.
Phone:
816-531-7522
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Tuxedo Man.

Gates BBQ Tuxedo Man

A top-hatted gentleman briskly struts with a bag of fresh Gates barbecue in one hand. There are other Gates BBQ restaurants, but this may be the only one with a statue of the Tuxedo Man.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [07/06/2011]

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Gates BBQ Tuxedo Man.

Gates BBQ Tuxedo Man

If you're going to stop, I recommend eating at the restaurant. The interior has an interesting vibe to it. The experience of ordering can be somewhat intense, so I highly recommend checking out their menu online before showing up.

[Douglas Horton, 06/08/2021]

Struttin-Man.

Struttin-Man, Gates BBQ

The iconic statue at the Emanuel Cleaver Boulevard location is named "Struttin-Man" according to the Gates website. It seems as though he's in a natural position for the starting kickoff.

[Kurt Killen, 12/24/2020]

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