Kansas City Main St. Gates BBQ Suffers Temp Shut Down After Roach & Mouse Report

An after lunch update . . . And one of our favorite places that we'll still go back to after they reopen . . .

"The violations included live cockroaches in the open cubby spaces behind the front counter and a live mouse in the internal loading dock area at the restaurant. According the report, there were live mouse droppings on the floor in the bar and also inside low cabinets, which included the cabinet at the sauce service station."

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Gates Bar-B-Q location temporarily closed by KC Health Inspectors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The city's health department shut down a popular Kansas City barbecue restaurant last week after receiving a complaint about potential health violations. Inspectors closed Gates Bar-B-Q's Main Street location temporarily following an inspection Oct. 31. An online report shows inspectors found two critical violations and five non-critical violations at the restaurant.