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Rusty Saw Smokehouse BBQ

540 S Orr Rd, Hemlock Mi., Bay City, MI 48626
+1 989-332-2948
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (20 reviews)
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
“cole slaw” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
540 S Orr Rd, Hemlock Mi., Bay City, MI 48626
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Ate here tonight with the family. I had the Michigan cherry rubbed ribs and the brisket. Fall of the bone EXCELLENT ribs. The brisket was so tender you it fell easily apart with a fork. My son had the pulled pork-also very good. My wife...More

Thank bulldogdoc
Reviewed 1 October 2017

ate here last nite this place is now in hemlock had their 1-1/2 lb beef rib best meat i ever had tender flavorful and huge had to bring half of it home wife had brisket and a half of chicken it was great to will...More

1  Thank buger
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Have been here a couple times now for the Thursday buffet. It changes every week. Ribs, brisket, chili, potatoes. Their BBQ is pretty solid and I love BBQ! For ten bucks you can't beat it.

Thank roger3116
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

They moved to Hemlock on Orr road . we went on friday for ribs and they were delicious. baked beans were good cole slaw was ok. 31.00 for dinner for two and it was just right.service was good we will be back...

Thank kellie-jo
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were anxious to try their new location in Hemlock. It was a long drive for so-so food. There was one table besides ours when we sat down and they waited a long time for their food. Ours wasn't served too quickly either. The waitress...More

Thank 243DLP
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has moved locations....... I'm in Bay City for work and I love to try new BBQ places when I travel. I could not for the life of me find this place from the trip advisor map. I called the phone number and was...More

Thank Amber P
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I normally go during Friday and Saturday and have excellent service and excellent food. I went last night 12/21/2016. What a mistake. they had one waitress for the entire restaurant and there were way too many people for one person. Waitress did the best she...More

Thank w05e29d
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The service was a little slow but made up for with hospitality. The food was beyond anything I was expecting. Portion size was tremendous, flavor was outstanding, and the slaw was by far the best interest the area. Smoked brisket, pulled pork, corn bread, beans...More

Thank mrJoe_b
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We absolutely love this place!! The food was amazing as always. The ribs are sooo good!!! Seasoned and smoked to perfection!!! We all walked away stuffed. The couples meal to split is a great way to go. Plenty of food. The birthday desert they prepared...More

Thank garabella815
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Wish I could've ordered a half rack of ribs only but that wasn't an option. One had to order a combination; and I even double checked with waitress to make sure. Therefore, I had to choose something else. That being said, the portions were very...More

Thank Vera B
Steve S, Owner at Rusty Saw Smokehouse BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Sorry for the misunderstanding, we do have ribs available in combos but they are available and are in the menu as half rack dinner, full rack dinner for two and rack and a half dinner for two. You can also order just ribs with no...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 S Orr Rd, Hemlock Mi., Bay City, MI 48626
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: +1 989-332-2948
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The Rusty Saw Smokehouse has been serving award winning, authentic BBQ since 1990.Our "barbeque belt" is notched with more than 20 local, national, and international titles. What sets us apart from our competitors... besides 22 years of award-winning experience: Our commitment to fresh, quality food and attention to detail. We will only use the highest quality meats and ingredients in our recipes. We slow-smoke all meats over hard wood in a state-of-the-art Southern Pride BBQ Pit... the finest in the world! This self-basting, wood-burning, rotisserie provides a controlled barbeque environment that simply can't be equaled. We always prepare our side dishes fresh-from-scratch, daily. Serving you and your guest's quality barbeque is the highest priority at The Rusty Saw Smokehouse. You will taste the difference.
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