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Little Z's BBQ

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22428 Greater Mack Ave, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080-2012
+1 586-585-1000
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Rochester, Michigan
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228 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

So glad we had dinner here. The BBQ melts in your mouth & the prices are crazy affordable. We shared the "Triple Q dinner" & got burnt ends, ribs & brisket. The rib meat fell off the bone, I cut the brisket with a fork & the burnt ends were juicy & not crusty. All that for $20! There is... More 

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Thank 00vette48306
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you are looking for BBQ close to home, Little Zs is where you need to go.. BBQ is great but they also have awesome mac and cheese and Greens.

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Thank Amanda C
Greater Detroit Area, MI
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78 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

I stopped in for lunch and tried a rib special. There are a few tables and almost as many seats at a counter. Since it was a lunch special it was only four bones. They provided eight different sauces and I tried a different one on each bone. I was disappointed with the ones I tried, but there seemed to... More 

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Thank Retired_Boater
Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Blows slows away. Incredible sauces, made fresh daily, to go along with all the fresh smoked meats. BURNT ENDS ARE LEGIT. TAKE MY WORD!

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Thank Steve K
Roseville, Michigan
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Four of us went 2 little brbq and 3 of us decided to try the pulled pork sandwich it comes on a long bun it was excellent and the sauces all are at your table 4 you 2 use I believe there were 5 different we tried a little taste of them all and they were great the hot 1... More 

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Thank Albert C
Detroit, Michigan
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81 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We dined in. Every employee at some point followed up with us to see how our meal was. And our meal was excellent and filling. Will definitely go back. Love the variety of the sauces. Will tell our friends. Perfectly priced.

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Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

We ordered the burnt ends and the brisket sandwich this time. We usually order the pulled pork sandwiches. We were not disappointed nor have we ever been when dining here.Our food was served hot and fresh. Our service was great as usual! The burnt ends dinner came your choice of 2 sides. The sides my hubby chose was the baked... More 

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Thank Lori S
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Top quality meats and fair prices. Delicious ribs, pulled pork and brisket. Pork wings and burnt ends my new favorites. Many Sauces. You can bring in your own beer & wine.

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Thank Radiojack1
Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We enjoy bar-b-que and after living in the south for a decade, have developed high standards. I knew I was in the right place after my first bite of baked beans. Both ordered lunch specials, one pulled pork sliders and one rib sample. Both dishes were spot on. The sides were also perfect and authentic. I liked the variety of... More 

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Thank Greg D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Stopped by Little Z's BBQ yesterday and had a wonderful BBQ lunch! Almost missed it from the harder to see sign out front but was pleasantly surprised at the great selection of BBQ items on their menu! I had a half slab of St. Louis style ribs. The meat fell off the bone and was delicious! They smoke their ribs... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22428 Greater Mack Ave, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080-2012
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saint Clair Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 586-585-1000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?