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Blue Tractor

207 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2007
+1 734-222-4095
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (38 reviews)
“burnt ends” (9 reviews)
“bbq plate” (9 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
207 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2007
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We went here expecting good BBQ as our first visit to Ann Arbor. It was a good visit but the BBQ was less than expected. Pros: Service was great, house-made beers were good, chicken slider and pretzel apps were tasty. mac-n-cheese was great. Cons: The...More

Thank Scott S
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

Scott, Thank you for stopping in and taking time to share this with us. We are very sorry to hear about the ribs! That is something that is unacceptable and does not live up to our expectations. We sincerely apologize for this and have looked...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

Stopped by for a quick bite and a couple of beers. For beer, had their Porter and Stout. Both were very good. For food, had the slider sampler (brisket, pulled pork, chicken, and veggie). Those were decent but nothing special, meat was average quality. The...More

Thank Alex B
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

Thanks Alex, We appreciate you coming in and taking time to share this with us. We're sorry how you found the food. We hope you'll join us again.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We stopped in for lunch. I tried to like this place but it was food that was unremarkable, nothing special. It was ok, nothing that would put this high on my list of places to go back to again. I had there equivalent of what...More

Thank MichiganDad2
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

MichiganDad2, Thank you for coming in and taking time to share this with us. We sincerely apologize about how you found the food. We appreciate you stopping by and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Busy restaurant in downtown Ann Arbor. We did have a good 45 minute wait on the weekend to be sat. The restaurant is a good size and very busy. Our waiter was very attentive for being so busy. We had the burnt ends appetizer and...More

1  Thank JLK41811
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

JLK41811, We appreciate you stopping by and sharing this with us! We are so pleased to hear about your experience. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future!

Reviewed 27 February 2017

I wanted to love this place. I looked at the menu ahead of time and was excited! I walked in and it had the right look. The hostess at the front door disappeared for quite some time which caused a server to help who didn't...More

Thank Joe M
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

Joe, Thank you for stopping in and taking time to share this thorough review with us. We are sorry to hear that the food did not meet your expectations and was not what you had hoped. We truly appreciate all of your feedback and have...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

In town for a game. Comfortable atmosphere, great local beer, awesome BBQ. Highly recommend. Loved the fried pickles.

Thank rsinks
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

rsinks, Thank you for coming in and spending time with us after the game! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We look forward to having you back again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 6 February 2017

I had the BBQ Plate with the balsamic beans and crispy brussels sprouts with a basket of the thyme and cheddar biscuits. There are four different types of sauce on the table to dress your own meat. I enjoyed everything on my plate, but the...More

Thank MichiganGirlSarah
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

MichiganGirlSarah, Thank you for the recommendation! We are so thrilled to hear about your time with us. We look forward to seeing you soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 23 January 2017

Where chains like Friday's or Applebee's may merely accommodate for different tastes in American cuisine, Blue Tractor does that and masters all of such tastes (within the boundaries of American barbecue). The sweet, the spicy, the savory, all scrumptious, all covered by the four different...More

Thank TheCrazyCam
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

TheCrazyCam, We are thrilled to hear about your experience with us. We appreciate your support and patience with the training. We truly appreciate your support and look forward to having you again very soon! Cheers.

Reviewed 14 January 2017

Very good BBQ in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor. Good menu selection, with very helpful and friendly staff. Will definately go back next time in town.More

Thank Drinkwater11
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

Hi Drinkwater11, Thank you for doing us! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your time. We look forward to seeing you again soon. We do strive to bring our guests a five star experience every time. If you have any feed back you...More

Reviewed 24 December 2016

This place is best known for it's barbecue, but the other menu items are just as good. The food is great, the interior is beautiful, and the whole place smells really good. The staff is also the friendliest I've ever met, to the point that...More

Thank Cody R
Liz M, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Tractor, responded to this review

Cody- Thanks so much for the great review! Hope to see you at Blue Tractor again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-222-4095
  • E-mail