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7010 N Telegraph Rd, Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
(313) 561-0102
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 4
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  • 7
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 4
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best at Broasted

I have tasted broasted chicken from a variety of Michigan restaurants. By far, Bone Yard has the most perfectly juicy and crispy chicken. The price is less than I would have expected for the amount and quality of food given and they even offer coupons for single dinners and group coupons on line... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
TuckerSue
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Dearborn Heights, Michigan
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Dearborn Heights, Michigan
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I have tasted broasted chicken from a variety of Michigan restaurants. By far, Bone Yard has the most perfectly juicy and crispy chicken. The price is less than I would have expected for the amount and quality of food given and they even offer coupons for single dinners and group coupons on line. I can't comment on the ribs, as... More 

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Allen Park, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Back in the day the Bone yard BBQ was the place to go - It is apparent that over the years the food quality has slowly migrated downhill. It wasn't all bad so my review is based on our experience. My wife and I stopped in while taking a Sunday drive in our Classic - we decided to order the... More 

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Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The restaurant was dirty (dust/dirt on flat surfaces and in vents on ceiling) which I can forgive if the food is good. This food wasn't. The ribs were tough and the cottage fries were unevenly cooked (some crispy, some still raw). I've eaten at a lot of chain and local BBQ places all over the country and this one is... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We split the rib dinner for two and added some extras. The ribs were for the most part tender and very tasty. Didn't need the BBQ sauce as the rub did it all. Get the onion rings, the coleslaw and the baked beans but leave room for the chocolate pudding cake.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

While on a trip to Michigan recently we decided to try the Bone Yard. My father used to buy take-out for us when we visited and so it had been close to 10 years since we tried it. WOW! Better than I remember! Ordered short end pork ribs with cole slaw, fried potatoes and garlic bread, So much food I... More 

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Dearborn, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I have been going to this place for 30 plus years and on easter sunday the ribs were so tough and chewy that I gave the whole short end to my dogs. I spent $50 and was really disappointed at the quality of the ribs. terrible. seems like the ribs are either fabulous or lousy and dry - no in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Forget the food for a second. The steak was what I expected for the price. The ribs were tough and chewy. But there is no restaurant that work with the speed and organization in their carry out. Also. It doesn't hurt that they have some gorgeous girls working their. The Filipino hostess is the first face you see. She greets... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I'm not sure it's a waitress issue or the owners! The place looks the same it did 20+ years ago, no improvements and it's outdated. Even with that said it is no reason for the waitresses, hostess, people working to be not friendly, they are not mean, they are just not friendly and clearly the waitresses of this establishment need... More 

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Dearborn Heights
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Full service menu - not just ribs (but they are very good). The portions are generous, we always take home leftovers. Service is fast, friendly and accommodating. Carryout is available. The BoneYard BBQ has been an award winning Metro Detroit favorite for over 30 years with a diverse menu including burgers, salads, and seafood selections. Check their website for coupons!

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Santa Clarita, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Great flavored ribs and chicken. Generous portions and well priced. The service was wonderful and they made sure I was happy. I did read reviews prior to going and did not find any faults with my meal or service. I found it to be a pleasant experience and have no problem recommending it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7010 N Telegraph Rd, Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Dearborn Heights
  • Phone Number: (313) 561-0102

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 am

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