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Meat Southern BBQ & Carnivore Cuisine

1224 Turner St, Lansing, MI 48906-4383
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“creamed corn” (30 reviews)
“brisket” (93 reviews)
“meat platter” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1224 Turner St, Lansing, MI 48906-4383
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went to Meat BBQ late one beautiful summer afternoon and ate in the outside area in the front of the restaurant. It was a wonderful experience, with good service, very tasty food and a really nice atmosphere. I had a pulled pork sandwich, and...More

Thank 7PterodactylAttacks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down my favorite BBQ joint in the area. Texas hotlinks are my all time favorite and the selection of sauces is awesome. Can be a looooong wait so I'd suggest going at odd hours for lunch or early for dinner. Only reason it's not...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meat is a small, quaint barbecue restaurant. It's bar-b-q items are very good but their macaroni and cheese is fantastic! Prices are about average for bar-b-q.

Thank LisaF1958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome! The meat options are varied and all are flavorful! Side dishes are appropriate pairings for BBQ and smoked meat (heads up - don't expect to get a salad...or any veggies for that matter...and I don't count corn or potatoes as a...More

Thank carad23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The title is actually the dish I ate. The ingredients are too. Numerous to list here so attach a photo of the description. It is really really good. I like topping each bite with a bit of their black magic sauce. This is my first...More

Thank okididit2wo
Reviewed 10 July 2017

ate here several times. Not a bad place but the prices are a little high and i normally receive my meat dry.Not a big fan of that.Some days may be better but i like the other options in Lansing.

Thank s g
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I can say this is a place that you don't want to miss if you are unfortunate enough to have to visit lansing, mi. This place offers some of the best southern cuisine around these parts and they really have a creative edge when it...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My son and I had ribs and brisket, and both were fantastic. The fries, a non-meat based side item were also disturbingly delicious. They type that make you question the motives of the proprietor. Really good food exists here, and it should be tried.

Thank David M
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I tried the ribs and pulled pork, both we absolutely delicious. The sides were different - spicy creamed corn was good, usually I am wary of spicy foods but it had a good flavor. I really liked the jalapeño cole slaw -...More

Thank LaraineP1
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic BBQ. The portions are enormous and there's often a Groupon available to make the good prices even better. As their vegetarian options consist of the drink menu, make sure your dinner company consists of meat lovers! The appetizers are full meals, so just know...More

Thank Jay R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1224 Turner St, Lansing, MI 48906-4383
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: 517-580-4400
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