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Hogzilla BBQ pit

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889 Columbia Ave W, Battle Creek, MI 49015-3029
+1 269-660-6225
11:00 - 21:00
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Shelby Township, Michigan
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157 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came to celebrate winning state championship. Being from TX I had low expectation of the BBQ but I was pleasantly surprised. They did a good job. I really appreciate them staying late and keeping the buffet open past their closing time. THANK YOU. We even received personal service from the manager. Great Job team.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Great food without the pizazz of the large chains. I loved it! It feels like being in Mom's kitchen. Everything on the menu is homemade.

Thank Andrew C
Jackson, Michigan
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Used TripAdvisor to find a restaurant near me as I'm not from the area and Hogzilla stood out as a place I should try. Small place, but the food and service was great.

Thank M653YCmartinr
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Decided to try this place after reading the reviews here. We went on a Saturday afternoon, close to 4pm and were the only customers in the place. We were treated like family when we stepped in and told to sit anywhere we wished. The building and tables were clean and bright with a 50's car motif, red and white interior.... More 

Thank Rendell W
Los Angeles
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76 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We were driving across Michigan and looking for a place to lunch. The name seemed to say it all. We happened to stop during the lunch buffet. The pulled pork and the rib ends were tasty, especially with their original sauce. Don't miss the mac and cheese - a little different than the usual with less cheese and just the... More 

Thank madmadeleine
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Wrapped in similar bread to Ray rays down the road, and dipped in a tangy bbq sauce the pulled pork was on point. Super tasty, wanted to go back for seconds but there closed on Sunday's.

Thank Patdog123
Rochester, Minnesota
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

After a long day of errands, family visits and a missed lunch, my mother suggested we try her favorite BBQ haunt where the staff know her as a "regular". Thus we found ourselves out for an early supper at Hogzilla BBQ Pit in Battle Creek along business 94. I have a wonderful BBQ haunt of my own back in my... More 

Thank Jeb6kids
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Went there on a trip through Battle Creek. It just happened to be on Friday and they had a BBQ buffet!. Food was awesome would definitely go back again if I get the chance

Thank Jerry S
Brandon, Mississippi
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86 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

The service was great. Their was so much food that you didn't leave famished. I had the triple sampler and it was amazingly good the pulled chicken, rids, and sausage were all cooked to perfection and properly seasoned. I would recommend the sweet barbecue sauce. The only thing was the barbecue baked beans they were hard and just in some... More 

Thank Anthony R
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Hogzilla is by far the best BBQ around. Our go to is, the platter for two minus ribs with extra brisket, homemade mac and cheese and potato salad. Also there burnt ends melt in your mouth. The staff here really knows what they're doing.

2 Thank Michael M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 889 Columbia Ave W, Battle Creek, MI 49015-3029
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Calhoun County  >  Battle Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 269-660-6225
At Hogzilla BBQ we pride ourselves on serving good, honest BBQ using locally raised meats and produce from local farms in season.Our BBQ is smoked fresh daily, please understand that we do our best to anticipate demand, but occasionally we are caught short of a particular meat.Enjoy your meal,Sonny

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