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Smokies on the water

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125555 W. River Rd., Grosse Ile, MI 48138
+1 734-672-6470
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
125555 W. River Rd., Grosse Ile, MI 48138
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and what a delight. Good menu selections with all sorts of variety. Patio seating gives you a view of the river and the bridge. Good service and pleasant location. You get a feel for Detroit’s industrial past and future.

Thank Nancy G
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Good burgers, good pizza, and cold beer with a nice view. I go to Smokies ocassiinally just to sit outside on their patio to eat overlooking the river.

Thank Stan Z
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

In the summer, the flys are all over and ruin a great meal. It was like that last year and hasn’t changed. I will not return.

Thank Paint4me
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Been here twice; First time in summer 2017 and it was decent. Then, we ordered carry out in 2018 and the food was average at best. The atmosphere is good with the scenery of the water and/or gold course. We had two pizzas in our...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our evening last night listening to the live music by Rushlow & Richards. Our food was good, service was good and drinks were good! Chicken tenders with Panko breading were very tasty! Sweet potato fries are also good. Their bread with the sweet butter...More

Thank Jenee O
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I recently went here for lunch. I had the open face beef sandwich and my wife had a salad. Both meals were very good and wait staff very cordial. Plan to have lunch there again.

Thank DickLenore
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I've been there twice, once to eat and once for drinks. The food is good and moderate priced. The Moscow Mule I had was a little pricey, but it was a pretty stiff one. Nice place to go in nice weather. Outdoor seating.

Thank Jim F
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Smokies is located on the River with a beautiful setting. The restaurant is casual with friendly efficient staff. Prices are reasonable with a kids menu. The food is fresh non processed. The mushroom and beef bites appetizers are to die for. The entrees are delicious...More

Thank mmalloy321
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Love the location on the island; food is always great; they have the best ribs! and friendly efficient service.

Thank Anna B
Reviewed November 4, 2017

worse bar experience by far i believe the bartender was also the manager and its clear she hates her job and in so made us feel uncomfortable and unwelcome. We just bought a slip for next year right out front so while ill see it...More

Thank marie w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125555 W. River Rd., Grosse Ile, MI 48138
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grosse Ile
  • Phone Number: +1 734-672-6470
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