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Little Z's BBQ

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22428 Greater Mack Ave, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080-2012
+1 586-585-1000
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Simple establishment that has a goal of serving great BBQ. It is met. They don't take shortcuts and this place is rock solid. Their chicken wings are dry rubbed and blow the Buffalo place to pieces. All sauces are made in house. No alcohol license. BYO. Real food for your favorite carnivore.

Thank Marc S
Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Sure they have great ribs and pulled pork here, but they also have smoked chicken wings, meatloaf, and even smoked turkey! The salads are amazing, and so are the sides especially the baked beans and mac & cheese. YUM!

Thank TCD21
Dundee, Michigan
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Umm... how do I... sweet mother of... It's so freaking good.... whoever gave them less than 5 circles is an idiot...

Thank DawnEarly
Rochester, Michigan
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310 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

So glad we had dinner here. The BBQ melts in your mouth & the prices are crazy affordable. We shared the "Triple Q dinner" & got burnt ends, ribs & brisket. The rib meat fell off the bone, I cut the brisket with a fork & the burnt ends were juicy & not crusty. All that for $20! There is... More 

Thank 00vette48306
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you are looking for BBQ close to home, Little Zs is where you need to go.. BBQ is great but they also have awesome mac and cheese and Greens.

Thank Amanda C
Greater Detroit Area, MI
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I stopped in for lunch and tried a rib special. There are a few tables and almost as many seats at a counter. Since it was a lunch special it was only four bones. They provided eight different sauces and I tried a different one on each bone. I was disappointed with the ones I tried, but there seemed to... More 

Thank Retired_Boater
Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Blows slows away. Incredible sauces, made fresh daily, to go along with all the fresh smoked meats. BURNT ENDS ARE LEGIT. TAKE MY WORD!

Thank Steve K
Roseville, Michigan
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Four of us went 2 little brbq and 3 of us decided to try the pulled pork sandwich it comes on a long bun it was excellent and the sauces all are at your table 4 you 2 use I believe there were 5 different we tried a little taste of them all and they were great the hot 1... More 

Thank Albert C
Detroit, Michigan
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88 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We dined in. Every employee at some point followed up with us to see how our meal was. And our meal was excellent and filling. Will definitely go back. Love the variety of the sauces. Will tell our friends. Perfectly priced.

1 Thank LightTraveler10
Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We ordered the burnt ends and the brisket sandwich this time. We usually order the pulled pork sandwiches. We were not disappointed nor have we ever been when dining here.Our food was served hot and fresh. Our service was great as usual! The burnt ends dinner came your choice of 2 sides. The sides my hubby chose was the baked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
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: 22428 Greater Mack Ave, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080-2012
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saint Clair Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 586-585-1000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?