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Backyard Bar Bq

301 S Washington Sq, Lansing, MI 48933-2114
+1 517-853-2777
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Jul 2017
“They did the mac and cheese right very good”
24 Jun 2016
“I will definitely return ”
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301 S Washington Sq, Lansing, MI 48933-2114
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

The daily special was mac n cheese and bbq pork. It was very cheesy and perfect amount of pulled pork. price was right. service was good and fast. I would go back.

Thank Ed J
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The food was great and the service was fast and friendly. The restaurant decor is no frills, but there is a decent amount of seating. They even have an outdoor area. Great alternative to all of the sub shops downtown.

Thank TravelingRandi
Reviewed 18 April 2016

The staff are very friendly and welcoming. The food is made to order and is delicious. This is one of my favorite lunch places downtown. Since everything is made to order there might be a slight wait when they're busy...but the food is well worth...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 21 January 2015

While meeting a friend in downtown Lansing we had lunch at Backyard Bar Bq. They make a wonderful pulled pork sandwich with coleslaw. Service was very good and food was ready in very fast time. An excellent place to grab lunch.

Thank Chipperhigh2
Reviewed 4 October 2014

I finally got a chance to check out the Back Yard Bar BQ and WOW! The Brisket platter was incredible. The interior of the place is hard to describe...beach?, back yard? I didn't care for the look, but that did not affect the taste of...More

1  Thank Gary L
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Don't turn away if the line reaches the door, service is quick and the staff is friendly. Good size portions of the yummy pulled pork. I don't usually like coleslaw but it is really tasty on the pork.

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I love the Backyard BBQ and try to hit it whenever I am in Lansing. Their salads are the best (get a piece of flatbread to go with it too). Try the smokehouse or the baja chicken salads. You will not be disappointed! As I...More

Thank Yachtsman1304
Reviewed 25 May 2013

That's what the sign on the front door states. So you just never know if they'll be open. I was lucky once. They were open. They have a number of items on the menu, but a sandwich for lunch seems like the best option. There...More

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 7 April 2013

The pullied pork bbq with coleslaw is YUMMY!!!! Very quaint and authentic space keeping the tradition of historic downtown Lansing. Staff is extremely friendly and efficieint.

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 17 January 2012

Great place to eat lunch downtown. Always super quick and the food is great. More than just BBQ at this place. Great salads too!

Thank warnj10
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  • Address: 301 S Washington Sq, Lansing, MI 48933-2114
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-853-2777
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