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Red Smoke BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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SAUCES
The meats at Redsmoke Barbeque are first dry rubbed in our unique spice blends and slow smoked for many hours in Hickory and Applewoods. The process of smoking meat creates the prized smoke ring, a pink discoloration just under the surface bark of the meat. These smoked meats may be enjoyed with one or more of our signature sauces:
Redsmoke
Hot & spicy boldness, habanero and jalapeño pepper accents
Roasted Poblano
Fire roasted poblano peppers with a hint of heat. Blends deliciously with our Memphis Mudd or Michigan Cherry Molasses
Michigan Cherry Molasses
Sweet Michigan cherries in a tangy vinegar base. Excellent with chicken!
Memphis Mudd
Our sweetest sauce, light undertones of smoke with a zesty finish
Carolina Tang
Honey, mustard and vinegar base with a peppery kick
Bourbon Spice
Perfectly balanced for sweetness, tartness and mild-mannered spices
PITMASTER STARTERS
$8.99
Jerk Wings (Hot)
Four smoked whole jumbo wings marinated in a spicy Jamaican jerk sauce
$8.99
Naked Wings
Four crispy whole jumbo wings accompanied with carrot and celery sticks
$11.99
Cajun Fish Bites
A southern favorite, corn meal crusted and fried, served with Cajun rémoulade sauce
$11.99
Crispy Chicken Quesadilla Roll
Grilled chicken, jalapeño corn relish, jalapeño jack and cheddar cheese in a flour tortilla and flash fried. Served with fresh tomato salsa and sour cream
$3.99
House-made BBQ Potato Chips
Thin & crisp!
$11.99
Pulled Pork Nachos
Corn tortilla chips topped with pulled pork, cheddar sauce, lettuce, tomatoes, Kalamata olives & jalapeños, served with side of sour cream and salsa
$12.99
Spare Rib Tips* & House-made BBQ Potato Chips
Meaty and tasty, these rib tips are tossed in a sweet and tangy sauce
$11.99
Loaded Brisket Fries
Golden crisp steak fries, tender beef brisket, cheddar sauce drizzled, bits of green onion and a side of sour cream
$5.99
Fried Pickles
Dill pickle slices dipped in a spicy batter & served with our Cajun rémoulade
SOUPS
Cup $4.99
Bowl $6.99
Redsmoke Southern Style Gumbo
Cajun style gumbo with chicken, shrimp and house-made Andouille sausage
Cup $3.99
Bowl $5.99
Redsmoke Chil
Hearty chili with chunks of beef brisket
$9.99
Lunch Special of Half Sandwich & Soup of the Day
Choice of pulled pork, brisket or chicken. Lunch Special are served Monday thought Friday from 11 am to 4 pm
BIG SALADS
Choice of Dressing (Gluten Free): Balsamic Vinaigrette, Bleu Cheese, Greek, Oil & Vinegar, Ranch, Raspberry, Vinaigrette
$13.99
Memphis Cobb
Your choice of pulled pork, pulled chicken, grilled chicken or beef brisket atop a bed of crisp mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, radishes, cheddar cheese, chopped egg and roasted garlic & peppers
$7.99
Caesar Salad*
Romaine lettuce tossed with house-made Caesar dressing, shaved parmesan cheese and croutons
$9.99
Greek Salad
Mixed greens tossed with imported feta cheese, freshly roasted beets, tomatoes, red onion, Kalamata olives, artichokes and pepperoncini
PIT SMOKED PLATES & COMBOS
Pit Smoked Plates & Combos are served with a Jalapeno cheddar corn muffin and your choice of side. There is an additional dollar charge for the Mac & Cheese side. Add a small House or Caesar salad to your meal for $4.99
Half Rack $18.99
Full Rack $27.99
Carolina Back Ribs*
Succulent pork back ribs slowly smoked over Hickory wood then chargrilled for that finishing touch
Half Rack $16.99
Full Rack $25.99
St. Louis Spare Ribs*
Good to the bone! Pork spare ribs slowly smoked over Hickory wood and chargrilled
$14.99
Apple Smoked All Natural Chicken*
Steeped in apple and fresh herbs, slow smoked with Michigan Applewood, this chicken is tender and flavorful
$16.99
Wing Platter
6 jumbo wings, your choice of spicy, smoked Jerk (Gluten Free, Hot)or crispy, Naked wings
$15.99
Pulled Pork Platter*
Slow smoked 14 hours over Hickory hardwood, pulled & piled high on Texas toast
$17.99
Texas Beef Brisket*
Marinated in a special rub with garlic, onion and allspice, slow smoked for 14 hours over Hickory and served on Texas toast (Deckle or Lean upon request )
$16.99
Brisket Mac & Cheese
Creamy sharp cheddar, chopped beef brisket in a radiatoire pasta topped with a crunchy parmesan panko crust
$17.99
Alabama Catfish Platter
Three corn meal crusted and lightly fried catfish filets served with a side of Cajun rémoulade sauce
$14.99
Rib Tip Platter*
Meaty and tasty, these spare rib tips are tossed in a sweet and tangy sauce
PIT SMOKED COMBOS
$21.99
Back Rib Combo*
4 bones of our dry rubbed pork back ribs accompanied by your choice of smoked meat (Texas beef brisket, pulled pork, apple smoked chicken or House-made Andouille sausage)
$19.99
Spare Rib Combo*
4 bones of spare ribs accompanied by your choice of smoked meat (Texas beef brisket, pulled pork, apple smoked chicken or House-made Andouille sausage)
$19.99
The Classic Combo*
Choose 2 of our slow smoked meats & enjoy the different flavors (Texas beef brisket, pulled pork, apple smoked chicken or House-made Andouille sausage)
$23.99
The Triple Play Combo*
A trio of your three smokehouse favorites! (Texas beef brisket, pulled pork, apple smoked chicken or House-made Andouille sausage)
$23.99
Spare Rib Cajun Combo
4 bones of our dry rubbed pork spare ribs slow smoked over Hickory wood and two corn meal crusted and fried Alabama Catfish with a side of Cajun rémoulade sauce
$75.99
Redsmoke Feast (Serves 4)
Full rack of St. Louis spare ribs, half of our Applewood smoked chicken, and a pound of pulled pork or Texas beef brisket. Served with jalapeño corn muffins and your choice of three sides
ESSENTIAL SIDES
$4.99
Black-eyed Peas with Spinach over Rice
$4.99
Candied Sweet Potatoes
$4.99
Coleslaw
$4.99
Collard Greens
$4.99
Corn Relish
$4.99
Green Beans & Fried Leeks
$4.99
Pork Belly Beans
$4.99
Potato Salad
$4.99
Red Beans & Rice
$4.99
Fries
SAVORY PIT SANDWICHES
All sandwiches served with butter pickles, coleslaw garnish and house-made BBQ chips
$11.99
Pulled Pork*
The house specialty! Slow smoked 14 hours over Hickory & served on Brioche bun
$13.99
Texas Beef Brisket*
Hickory smoked for 14 hours, hand carved and piled high on Texas toast
$13.99
Cowboy Reuben
Butter and herb seasoned Texas toast encases layers of hickory smoked brisket, topped with a Swiss cheese melt, pickled coleslaw and a light drizzle of Faygo Rock and Rye Cherry Molasses reduction
$12.99
Pulled Chicken*
Smoked and tossed with our Cherry Molasses sauce, piled high on a Brioche bun. Side of onion marmalade upon request
$12.99
Whole Chicken Breast* **
Chargrilled and served on a Brioche bun with lettuce, tomato and onion
$9.99
Andouille Dog* & BBQ Chips
Both house-made! Smoked, spicy sausage made from pork shoulder, served on a Hoagie bun topped with roasted red peppers and garlic
$13.99
Alabama Catfish Sandwich
Two filets corn meal crusted & fried on a Brioche bun. Served with lettuce, tomato, onion and a side of Cajun rémoulade sauce
$12.99
Redsmoke Burger* **
½ lb. Angus Burger chargrilled & topped with your choice of American, Cheddar, Jalapeño Jack or Swiss cheese. Served with lettuce, tomato and onion
$13.99
The Ultimate Pit Burger* **
½ lb. Angus Burger chargrilled & topped with pulled pork, your choice of American, Cheddar, Jalapeño Jack or Swiss cheese. Served with lettuce, tomato and onion
$10.99
Lentil & Black Bean Burger
A touch of jalapeño gives this hearty veggie burger big smoke house appeal. Grilled and topped with your choice of American, Cheddar, Jalapeño Jack or Swiss cheese. Served with lettuce, tomato and onion and a side of Cajun remoulade sauce
BEVERAGES
Diet Pepsi
Fruit Punch
Mountain Dew
Mug Root Beer
Pepsi
Sierra Mist
Wild Cherry Pepsi
Bundaberg Ginger Beer
Faygo
Cream Soda, Grape, Orange, Red, Rock & Rye, Root Beer
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea
KID MEALS
$9.99. Dine-in Only. Children 12 years and under. Includes fries, soft drinks or lemonade. Fries may be substituted for another choice of side for additional charge
Chicken Tenders
Pulled Pork Sandwich
Angus Burger
Spare Ribs (3 Bones)
About
Features classic barbeque fare in an attractive historic two-story building in Greektown. L & D daily; Full Bar; Carry-Out & Delivery; Party Room; Catering
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All four adults in our group ordered the pulled pork platter (which included a side and a cheddar jalapeno corn muffin). Our orders were all correct; the pulled pork had a nice smokiness to it without being too strong; the sauces were spicy (to me)...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank becbumblebee
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I am not really a BBQ lover but this was very good. I had the pulled chicken sandwich with the Michigan cherry sauce. It was so yummy. The BBQ chips were especially good too.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank happitrails2me
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Based off reviews we were excited to visit. Unfortunately we were quite disappointed. Not sure if its because it was a Monday night or what. The Mac and cheese was dry, crusty and oily like the unwanted serving left in the pan. The pulled pork...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Keri F
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Stopped in for an order to go. I was told about 15 minutes for an order of wings and the ribs and brisket combo. NP, time for a beer and a shot. 35 minutes later, still no food. Customers that came in 15 minutes after...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joe V
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We sat at the bar and the server was very nice but slow and distracted. The bbq was very dry but the sides were very good. They have a nice beer selection and the prices were normal for a BBQ restaurant. I would not make...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sirtrvlot
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great time during our visit with our children. Jessie our server was great everyone involved was very helpful and patience with our table as we tried to figure out what we wanted, lol. Food was good. Drinks were nice. And oh boy that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Had two groups of six, tables right next to each other. Hosts were slow to seat us, despite restaurant being half empty on a Thursday night. Order the trio...brisket, pulled pork and half chicken. The brisket and chicken were pretty good, but pulled pork was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank hvbohio
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Yummy smells coming from the kitchen were the first indication of what was in store for us. Nice clean place, good service. Limited wine list- but that's not the main reason you go here. The brisket (lean) and pulled pork were terrific! Even the coleslaw...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cyndi011
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I absolutely loved the pulled pork burger and was in food paradise and ready to return again / recommend this restaurant until the following happened ... I was half way through my meal when the waitress brought me the bill (without asking if we would...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank iLoveOliveTrees
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Well I have to say I was initially excited to go here but once the food came...let's just say I was not impressed. Now don't get me wrong the chilli and cocktail was good but the dinner was not. I sorry to say that there...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank karitac2016
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Response from Arthur H | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Kimberly, call the restaurant, but don’t not go if they don’t, the food is absolutely worth it.
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