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Satchel's BBQ

3035 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-5119
+1 734-971-5100
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“cornbread” (19 reviews)
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
“kielbasa” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3035 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-5119
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

It was interesting to check out this restaurant, since it is a well traveled location southeast of Ann Arbor. You could miss the sign if you are not looking for it. BBQ portions were smallish, given the price that was paid.

Thank HLA3
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Came here on a whim. We wanted soul food so Google suggested this place. The woman at the counter was less than delightful! Customer service isn't her strong point! The food wasn't hot and delucious!!! The portions were small also. The best was the fried...More

Thank Angel G
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The pulled chicken and mac and cheese were rally good. The baked beans and corn bread were average. The house and sweet sauce together were good. Not quite as good as Saddleback in Lansing but it did the trick. The young kid behind the counter...More

Thank Trish0323
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Good southern BBQ pulled pork, chicken, beef brisket. Tasty cornbread, coleslaw, potato salad, and mac n cheese!

Thank LonelyCowboy
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Our office loves this place! We've been going there since it first opened. They smoke their own meats in the smoker at the front of the parking lot. You can smell the smoke as soon as you walk into the restaurant, decorated with log tables...More

Thank BrianGowing
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I've been meaning to try this place for 3 years since my daughter started at UM. I ordered the dry spare ribs and they were VERY good. Very tender but had a great bark on the outside. The sauces were a bit weak as another...More

Thank Judge_Smails-BR
Reviewed 19 September 2016

For over twenty pounds of cooked meat that had been resting for half an hour before consumption, the food was quite delicious. The beans and rice were especially good, which helped in accommodating for the vegans in my group. On top of that, service assisted...More

Thank TheCrazyCam
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Lunch was pull chicken with creamy Mac and cheese with corn bread. It was hot, fresh, quick and inexpensive. Large selection of pulled pork, brisket, kielbasa, and chicken. Casual dining with the smoker right out front. Right next to Whole Foods on Washtenaw Ave, Ann...More

Thank Courtney M
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Barbecue varies and preferences vary as well. The ribs here were large, tender, and not fatty but had minimal if any rub. The two sauces were both thin, watery tomato based options.

Thank D3336HDkevinp
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I ordered Satchel's for a family reunion last weekend and they delivered big. The Owner and staff are dedicated to providing a solid and positive customer experience. And when the food is unique and delicious, it is a 1-2 combo! Satchel's offers real, live, authentic...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3035 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-5119
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-971-5100
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