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Red Smoke BBQ

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$$ - $$$
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573 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
+1 313-962-2100
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Flat Rock, Michigan
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our 2nd visit to Red Smoke which is in a great location, not far from the People Mover stop in Greektown. Our favorite dish is the Spicy Jamaican Chicken Wings. They are done to perfection, but perhaps a bit too hot for the average diner. The cornbread is also perfect. The Mac n Cheese was a little watery... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Chose this to have diner at over all the other restaurants in the area..service was terrible and food was only so-so. I eventually had to go up to the bar myself to get the glass my husband requested for his beer and the server kept reaching over the end of the bar to pass us things instead of coming around... More 

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Thank Kim H
Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was the best part!!! It was cooked so well and it made my night! The service was very good and the wait was under 20 minutes and it was the night of the auto show and most places would have over an hour wait but not Red Smoke!!

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Thank marisam1160
Southgate, Michigan, United States
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered a large order for myself and coworkers. I had heard nothing but good things and I was very disappointed. I picked up my order and when I got to the office an entire meal was missing. i called and was put on hold for a solid 8 minutes before someone picked up. I was told my order would... More 

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Thank Nikki W
east hartford,ct
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in with my wife while coming from the casino on fri for lunch Greeted and seated quickly I had the cowboy sandwich Wife had andouille sausage sandwich We also had chicken chili My cowboy brisket sandwich was awesome Wife sandwich was good, however be aware that the andouille is spicier than normal Chili was good Overall very good visit... More 

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Thank theonlybaz
Florida
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat at Red Smoke at least once every time we visit family in Detroit - which is pretty regularly. This restaurant is so much more than BBQ. The chicken is delicious, the sides are absolutely amazing. If you go try the yams, the mac and cheese and the green beans with fried leeks - I take that back -... More 

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Thank Kina J
Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The beans with leeks sooooo good*mac and cheese real cheezy and good*fried cat fish sooooo good and thick crispy*service was great*you must stop in

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Thank POK2016
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Great southern BBQ. Nice, casual atmosphere. In the main area of Greektown. Highly recommended if you're looking for great southern BBQ.

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Thank Tcomet
Clinton Township, Michigan, United States
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Nice smoke on the ribs, not overpowering. Meaty & well cooked with variety of house made sauces to choose from. Collard Greens were excellent and the Mac & Cheese and other sides were quite tasty. Definitely on tap for a return visit!

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Thank Linda T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Omg, this is one of favorite restaurants when I go to Greek town... The fish nuggets is nice and crispy & I love the Mac & cheese.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?