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Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B.

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Menu

BIGGER PLATES​
19
Lobster Mac & Cheese
Rigatoni pasta, cheesy lobster sauce, maine lobster, toasted bread crumbs, scallions
17
N'Awlins Gumbo
Louisiana gulf shrimp, crawfish, local andouille sausage, dirty rice, file', poblano corn casserole
25
Asian Chili Rubbed Imperial Wagyu Hanger Steak
Black pepper vanilla scented sweet potato mash, pan roasted french beans, ginger soy chili syrup
24
Great Lakes Walleye
Garlic​ dill potato chip crusted, haricot verts, warm fingerling potato salad, charred chili remoulade
Alaskan King Crab Legs
Per pound, lemon, drawn butter $mp
12
Grilled Cherrywood Bacon 4
Local Chicken 7
Wild Salmon 9
Hanger Steak 9
Quinoa Vegetable "Fried Rice"
Wild mushrooms, vegetables, egg, sweet chili
Trio Of Ocean Delectables
Daily creation $mp
18
Grilled Gulf Shrimp
Soba​ noodles, cilantro, edamamé, shiitake mushrooms, haricot verts, ponzu ginger vinaigrette
19
Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon
Roasted sweet potatoes & leeks, fennel apple arugula salad, pomegranate molasses
15
Grilled Local Chicken
Butternut​ squash, baby kale & walnut risotto, crisp sage, sherry maple
APPETIZERS​
Tilly's Ocean To Plate Oysters
Shucked to order, served on ice with appropriate accompaniments, check our feature sheet for today's East & West coast offerings $mp
14
Local Cherrywood Bacon Wrapped Sea Scallops
Balsamic onions, arugula, bleu cheese fondue
15
Chili Crusted Yellowfin Tuna
Gingered edamamé purée, cucumber peanut salad, ginger soy chili syrup
12
Pacific Rim Nachos
Blue crab meat, queso chihuahua, jicama mango pico, avocado mousse, el milagro tortilla chips
7
Crispy Truffled Brussels Sprouts
Citrus​ ginger vinaigrette, persian red walnuts
13
Crab Cakes
Pickled sweet pepper & onion slaw, charred chili remoulade
4 each
Colossal Shrimp Cocktail
House cocktail sauce, fresh lemon, spicy local pickles
9
Quinoa Fritters
Caramelized onions, pepper cheddar, red quinoa & herbs, quince apple purée, arugula apple salad
16
Jumbo Lump Blue Crab Meat Cocktail
Sauce louis, spent grain crackers
SANDWICHES​
13
Cherrywood Bacon 1.50
Local Farm Egg 1
Signature Steak Burger
(Proprietary blend of creekstone farms natural angus & imperial wagyu beef) Mcclure's pickle chips, lettuce, local cheddar & jack cheeses, special sauce, challah bun, twisted fries
10
Spice Rubbed Local Turkey Burger
Pickled carrots & daikon, cilantro, korean chili mayonnaise, ginger scallion sauce, brioche bun, twisted fries
15
Gilly's Lobster Roll
Lobster & blue crab meat herb mayo, fennel, radishes, shredded romaine, nantucket baking co. roll, twisted fries
SOUPS​
Cup 4
Bowl 5
Butternut Squash Apple
Curry, ginger, crème fraiche, smoked almonds, apple chip
Cup 4
Bowl 5
New England Clam Chowder
Oyster​ crackers
GREENS​
8.5
Baby Kale & Heirloom Apple
Pickled onion, medjool dates, smoked almonds, lemon-ginger-yogurt dressing
9
Judson's Wedge
Baby iceberg lettuce, crispy onions, beefsteak tomato, sugar 'n spice bacon, buttermilk bleu cheese, artisan bleu cheese dressing
7.5
Knife & Fork Caesar
Crisp hearts of romaine, shaved olives, asiago "croutons," creamy caesar dressing, white anchovies upon request
7
Baby Greens
Radishes, edamame, cucumber & carrot shreds, orange-raw honey, olive oil
About
The Gilly's you knew has gone up in smoke! The folks at Gilly's have retired their sea legs and traded in their boats for the biggest, baddest smoker in town! Gilly's new menu features the most tender, savory, and aromatic meats in West Michigan. Gilly's chefs are up at the crack of dawn daily to begin slow smoking beef brisket, Amish chicken, pork butt and more. Guests have a choice of 12 rotating craft beers brewed one flight down at B.O.B.'s Brewery. Brewer John's fresh brewed ales pair perfectly with Gilly's smoked meats menu. Stay tuned to our website–Gilly's will have more big announcements coming soon! You can learn more about Gilly's Smokehouse
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $24
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

We attempted to have dinner at Gilly's on March 28 following the Trump rally. We waited at the host station for about 20 minutes before the host acknowledged us. He very rudely approached us and asked "do you have a reservation?! You won't be seated...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jim S
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Hi Jim, we are very sorry about your experience with us at Gilly's, and thank you for bringing this to our attention. While our staff may have been overwhelmed by the large influx of guests on that date, it is no excuse for poor customer...More

Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Went at 9PM and about 1/2 of the tables were open; small little sign said “please wait to be seated” We waited about 10 minutes for a host to greet us. There was apparently a Trump rally across the street that let out and other...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank davev7883
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Hi Dave, thank you for bringing this to our attention. We are very sorry about your experience with us. While our staff may have been overwhelmed by the large influx of guests and reservations on that date, it is no excuse for poor customer service....More

Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I stopped before a show at 20 Monroe Live. And we were glad we did. The live music was hopping (even though it took me awhile to figure out it was coming from another place in The B.O.B.) and the food tasty...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2019

Thank you so much for the stellar review! We're glad you stopped by and enjoyed everything. We hope you join us again before your next concert night :)

Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

So I pulled into the hotel and asked where I should go and the bellman told me the B.O.B. I came inside and found a seat at Gilly’s Smokehouse. Great bartender who told me to try the brisket or anything smoked and he was right....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2019

Hi there, thank you so much for the awesome review! We are so happy to hear that your bellman recommended us and we delivered. We're glad you enjoyed your dinner with us, and we hope you join us again the next time you're in town.

Reviewed February 15, 2019

Probably the worst burnt ends I've ever encountered... nothing burnt... not even close... literally 5 small pieces for $15 and they if you could even get a couple of small pieces of meat off each one I'm probably exaggerating. Took about 30 minutes to get...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jackson9567
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

I'm very sorry that you did not enjoy your dinner with us. Please email our manager Matt (mmeyers@gilmorec.com) to tell us how we can improve this for you. Thank you.

Reviewed January 6, 2019

We were seated promptly by the host. We recieved our drinks & food quickly. All four us liked our food. Our waitress was very friendly but she didn't ask us if we wanted more drinks, it was like they were rushing us out. The booth...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Hi Tammy, thank you for the great review and the feedback about our service. We will definitely check on those wobbling tables! Glad to hear you enjoyed the food, and we look forward to seeing you at Gilly's again :)

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Really good service and food. Even though they were fairly busy, the bartender did great. Food was hot and out fast.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BBlkburn
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Thanks for the kind review! We glad you enjoyed your experience with us at one of our restaurants. We hope you join us again soon and try out another restaurant!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

When travelling for business or with friends, my wife and I often struggle to find a restaurant that satisfies our friends, but also offers vegetarian meals for us. Gilly's provided both. My colleagues enjoyed the omnivore options, and the vegetarian meals (more than just a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BobStasz
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thank you for the outstanding review, Bob! We are happy to hear that you were able to accommodate all tastes and diets in your group. We hope you join us again soon!

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Visited here this past Saturday during ArtPrize. Yes they were very busy. Service was good, food was just OK. I had the brisket burnt ends on Texas toast. Very little brisket, lots of mashed potato and slaw. $14 for this sandwich is stretching it.....

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank thevinoman
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Hi there, we are sorry you did not have the best experience with us! Please feel free to reach out to our manager Matt at mmeyers@gilmorec.com to tell us more about your visit and how we can improve for your next visit. Thank you!

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Not sure when they changed to a smoke house, was disappointed! Had some oysters and beer, witch is what I wanted! Oysters were killer! Wife tried the beef brisket and both of us thought is really good! Atmosphere was good as usual, bar tender Rip...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shroonatic
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Gilly's Smokehouse at The B.O.B., responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review, despite the change in menu! We're glad you were still able to find dishes that you enjoyed and hope you join us again soon!

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