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Westside Barbecue

€€ - €€€Barbecue
108 E Madison St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2944
+1 734-585-0806
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dirty rice” (2 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 19:00 Hours
CUISINES
Barbecue
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
LOCATION
108 E Madison St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2944
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

You will smell it before you see it. My wife discovered this out-of-the-way recycled container restaurant last summer when she came home with free samples on a slow day. We've been regular customers ever since and have sampled everything on the menu. The Beef Brisket,...More

Thank Rumplestiltskinned
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This part of the world is not known for its barbecue. So we were excited to read the almost unanimously positive reviews and high ratings. Left right away and it seemed as advertised. Small and clean with enough room to place an order, a separate...More

Thank Qualitylovers
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing brisket sandwich. Shared with my wife and we were both full after eating. Side of baked beans was also really good. Go here if you like BBQ.

Thank Will O
Reviewed 19 April 2018

There is an old saying, "Never judge a book by it's cover." The look from the outside is a TINY BUILDING. Now big things come in small packages. First, my wife and I walked in and they must could see we were NEWBIES(LOLOLOL)! The front...More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I've enjoyed the usual BBQ brisket, tips, etc., and one of my favorites is the "dirty rice" which has BBQ mixed into rice, making a very tasty entree.

Thank Hpdorf
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Had the brisket. It is better than ANY I have ever eaten anywhere, including Texas. I was here in September and had fantastic brisket then. I tried it yesterday, thinking that it probably would not be as good as I remembered. Was I ever wrong!...More

Thank kenneth j
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Heard about the place word of mouth. Only been there once, last week. Ordered a brisket with slaw. Easily the best brisket I have ever eaten in my 74 years. Best $15 food ever. Loads of meat, not possible to eat without fork and knife.

Thank morreykramer
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Just discovered the restaurant on Saturday while waiting for a train to pass through Ann Arbor. Ordered a pork shoulder & brisket sandwich. Could have split it based on the amount of meat. The sandwich comes with cole slaw & pickles. I recommend this restaurant...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great brisket. No sauce needed. Much better than I have ever eaten in Texas, yes, even better than Franklin's.

Thank kenneth j
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I visited on a Tuesday for lunch before all the students returned to town. Wasn't too busy - can't imagine what the school year traffic will bring to this place. The typical entree is $14-15. I ordered a pork shoulder, brisket and two dirty rice...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 E Madison St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-585-0806
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