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Red Smoke BBQ

573 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
+1 313-962-2100
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“red smoke” (89 reviews)
“brisket” (64 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (37 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
573 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have eaten here three times. The food has been consistently good. I really enjoyed when we were able to eat outside. The loaded fries are simply amazing, although I usually can't eat my meal after I have indulged in them. The...More

Thank kimwD6532OL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited Red Smoke BBQ during our trip to Detroit. I had the chicken/sausage combo, and it was delicious. Our server was very attentive and made our visit enjoyable. We will definitely come back again.

Thank Web E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so happy we ended up there after going to nearly 10 other places in search of dinner. The food was amazing, as was our server (Deborah). We tried all the meats, but our favorite was the catfish (pulled pork for a close second)....More

Thank takemeaway_xoxo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After the DSO concert, we wanted to try some where we had not been. This was our choice and it was good one. My wife had the brisket mac & cheese, I got the combo with brisket and sausage. We both enjoyed. And both said...More

Thank BigBlueBall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a fancy place by any means but a better atmosphere than Slows in my opinion and the platter is always way too much food. Their sauces and pulled pork are always my favorite part. Easy recommend.

Thank mprach024
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We were lured in from the sidewalk with a smell of bbq heaven. The food and atmosphere was wonderful. Debbie was an outstanding server and funny, we love that. I look forward to coming back when we visit the city again. Red Smoke Bbq, highly...More

Thank Kenya R
Reviewed 9 December 2017

pretty darn good bbq in downtown detroit. ribs are spectacular. like the chicken also. some great sides - recommend the red beans and rice, chili with brisket or the gumbo. corn bread is also done quite well. super friendly service

Thank jon s
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

So I really don't like giving negative reviews but I was very disappointed with this place I felt the need to. The location is perfect. Right in Greektown around the corner from The Casino. The service was not good. The food was not tasty at...More

Thank GarwoodFam
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

These folks know how to smoke meat! We had a mix of things at our table - chicken, pulled pork and brisket. Great smoked flavor. One person had the smoked brisket Mac and cheese and loved it. The sweet potato fries are to die for...More

Thank MrsKA59
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Red Smoke in Greektown was a decent lunch spot. The service was very good; quick, and very friendly. There was a very good selection of meat; beef, chicken, pork, sausages, etc. The available sauces all were good as well. Overall, a good business lunch, and...More

Thank Matt S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 573 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-962-2100
  • E-mail
Features classic barbeque fare in an attractive historic two-story building in Greektown. L & D daily; Full Bar; Carry-Out & Delivery; Party Room; Catering
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