Place: Gates BBQ
1325 Cleaver Blvd.
KC, MO 64112

Order:
Beef on bun, side of fries and a Root Beer

Total:
$8.55

Positives:
– Nice clean building
– Smells good
– Frosty Root Beer is AMAZING
– Hot fries
– Many different sauces
– Average moistness to meat
– Tender meat
– Neat ceiling fans
– “Real” plate and mug
– Plenty of parking

Negatives:
– Slow at cashier
– Small portions
– Auto pickle (EVEN WHEN YOU SAY “NO PICKLE”!!!!!!!!)
– Sauce is not very good (all of them)
– Not a good value for the $$$
– Not much flavor to meat
– Confused staff (but friendly)
– Not a comfortable chair
– No sauce on table
– Up-sells suck

Would I recommend it?:
No

Would I return?
Yes

“Fullness” factor:
3

Scale of 1-10:
5