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Billy Sims Barbecue

1977 South Blvd W, Troy, MI 48098-1786
+1 248-688-9291
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (4 reviews)
“great bbq” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1977 South Blvd W, Troy, MI 48098-1786
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Always loved this place when I lived close by. Went there for lunch recently and had the 3 meats plate. The pulled pork, keilbasa and the brisket. The pulled pork was great, as I remembered but brisket was very dry and the kielbasa was salty....More

Thank Letterato
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Went to Billy Sim's BBQ since it was so close to the hotel we were staying. My teenage son picked the place for dinner. Coming from Texas, I may be a little biased.... the BBQ was good, but not great, although my son said he...More

Thank taimgxe
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I past this place a several times and decided to stop in, I paid 25$ for BBQ brisket, chicken and smoked Bologna, yes Bologna, it's a good surprise, good food great service.

Thank zombytraveler
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Visited Detroit over Memorial Day. They were open on Memorial Day and decision to go here was great. Food and service fast and friendly. Food was amazing, was very surprised. Would go back when in the area.

Thank KLM1914
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service, staff is extremely friendly and pleasant. My wife, 4 mo son and I came in and the even asked if they needed to turn up the heat in the building. You can't get much better than that. Food was amazing as...More

Thank Bradley Z
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

I visit here frequently driving over 10 miles to get here for the excellent BBQ. However over the past 2 years I have been going there they either try to save money by not turning on the heat or it is broke! I always have...More

1  Thank wsu20
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I think this is the 2nd day they are open, but for the price I think I'll wait to go to Texas to Dyers BBQ to a sit down and order restaurant! Not excited about going through a line and having to look up at...More

1  Thank lv2trvl77
Chelsea M, Guest Relations Manager at Billy Sims Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2015

Thank you for visiting our restaurant and taking the time to share your experience with the community. We count on your input to help us continuously improve. We apologize that we have fallen short of your expectations. If you would like to speak further, please...More

Reviewed 16 May 2015

They really don't do chicken, but everything else is as good as can be hoped for. My favorites in order: Brisket Pulled Pork Ribs A good little spot that knows what they are doing with BBQ.

3  Thank sdp000
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I was hungry for BBQ and wanted to try a nearby location in northern Troy. I had the 1/2 slab rib dinner. It came with 2 sides and a garlic toast. I opted for a super size salad and another side. Overall it was quite...More

1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

We recently ate here for the first time and it was delicious! We had the pulled pork sandwich there which they loaded up with lots of meat and we took home the choose 3 meat combo. The brisket and ribs we're just as tasty as...More

3  Thank sleepysteff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1977 South Blvd W, Troy, MI 48098-1786
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 248-688-9291
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Billy Sims Barbecue specializes in traditional backyard barbecue, serving smoked meats such as: brisket, pulled pork, polish sausage, hot links, bologna, St. Louis style ribs, and boneless chicken and turkey. We serve the highest quality meats and sides in a casual atmosphere that celebrates the career triumphs of 1978 Heisman, Billy Sims. Our meats are smoked fresh daily at every location using seasoned pecan wood for the perfect combination of heat and smoke. Come visit us for great, award winning barbecue!
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