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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” (88 reviews)
“brisket” (62 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (36 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
573 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
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Reviewed yesterday 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 3 days ago

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 5 days ago 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 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant and i just had a salad with chicken breast. It was very large and very good. But i saw people eating so much meat , and it was looking so taste. So if you go to Greektown this is a good...More

Thank 1988donika
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

It's a place worth a visit. Generous and delicious, you will be satisfied and wish you could try more. Nice seating with good lights. Service is casual but good.

Thank Skimo11
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This will meanest review I have made on this website. If I owned this place, I would burn it down. I always give restaurants a second try, however, this one will not get a second chance. Fire all employees, including the rude receptionist, the stoned...More

Thank Jack E
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

White tablecloths in a BBQ restaurant?! Located in Greektown, convenient to casinos and locals as well. Delicious ribs and brisket. Sides pair nicely. Cold beer. You gotta try this place.

Thank DickandRobin
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Some ladies i met from Jury duty, suggested eating here because we had to be back to court at a certain time. I, immediate noticed the : HIGH, cost for LUNCH. That was a turn off to me. So i ordered a sandwich & fries....More

Thank L58ladymoney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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
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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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