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Uptown Barbecue

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15700 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48238-1320
313-861-7590
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 am
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Detroit, Michigan, Usa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous rib tips always tender great tangy sauce. 7 bucks gets you a lunch special from 11 am until 2 pm. You get one meat and 2 sides today I had rib tips with yams and turkey dressing with gravy. Great variety of soul food. Friendly staff always helpful.

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Detroit, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

The food was horrible especially the ribs and greens, Greens are too spicy. The cashier cannot count money. Even with this technology today, the cashier could not recognize the differences between 8 cent and 80 cents. I will not be back, Please be advise.

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

If you are willing to come just a couple miles south of 8 Mile Road, you will be rewarded with some of the best ribs in Detroit. This is a take-out only restaurant. Don't let the plexiglass scare you, I've been there dozens of times without incident. Lol Fall of the bones ribs with real natural flavor and a light... More 

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Southfield, MI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2011

The food taste homemade, and is quite delicious. The barbeque sauce is wonderful, the ribs are cooked on a grill to perfection. It is "real" barbeque. The sides are also very delicious. My very picky daughter just loves the place. There is no dining in, so be prepared to grab your order from behind the plexy glass and go. To... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
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 - 2:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15700 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48238-1320
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: 313-861-7590

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?