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Slows To Go

BBQ Joint$$$$
Midtown, Detroit
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  • Ms Lillian Baldwin
    "The apple bbq sauce is delicious!"(2 Tips)
    Jennifer B.
    "Pulled pork bbq, waffles fries, and MACARONI AND CHEESE!"(3 Tips)
    Colette K.
    "Great macaroni and cheese!"(6 Tips)
    Wattsbulb
    "Beef brisket and mashed sweet potatoes are so yummy!"(4 Tips)
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  • Jennifer B.
    Jennifer B.January 24, 2016
    Delicious food without the ridiculous wait of the original Slow's restaurant. There are a few places to sit, but come prepared to grab your food and go since it's not really built for in-house dining.
  • Megan C.
    Megan CaseyJanuary 17, 2013
    Chicken wings were awesome. Mustard sauce and spicy are my favorites. The blackeyed peas could use some dill: they don't hold a candle to baker's. Channel 4 van was parked there too.
  • Jennifer B.
    Jennifer B.January 24, 2016
    Pulled pork bbq, waffles fries, and MACARONI AND CHEESE! You'll be scraping every last bite out of the pan. 😋🍴
  • Shante E.
    Shante EdwardsNovember 23, 2016
    Waffle fries with hoffman cheddar was good. Baby back ribs were good but a little fatty, mac and cheese was less than expected. Note, they dont have salt and pepper if you want for your sides or food
  • Misterarthur M.
    Misterarthur MisterarthurJune 29, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    The greatest. Among other things, when you call in your order, they wait until you get there to make the fries, so they're nice and crispy
  • Dano R.
    Dano RenelFebruary 8, 2015
    Incredible barbecue. Lives up to its hype 😃. The baby back ribs and the brisket were "off the charts".
  • Joey
    JoeyMarch 20, 2014
    This place is awesome. One of the hipsters that works here was very polite. I ate ribs and everything.
  • Lori J.
    Lori JacksonJune 24, 2016
    Baby Back Ribs, Wings, Mac and Cheese, sweet potatoes, side salad and fries with cheese are the office favorites
  • Nikoletta K.
    Nikoletta KMarch 12, 2012
    I think food here is better than the restaurant. You always get your food hot and not a long wait either. Also, seating available. Win, win, win!
  • Jean-Luc G.
    Jean-Luc GrosjeanMarch 25, 2015
    The Reason (smoked pork but with pickles and slaw) is amazing!
  • Stephanie
    StephanieAugust 20, 2012
    On the move or have to eat lunch at the office. Call and order pick up. Yardbird or The Reason with a side of mac-n-cheese.
  • Mark S.
    Mark SimonDecember 28, 2012
    Get a bag of spicy pickle potato chips to eat while you wait.
  • Colette K.
    Colette KriegMarch 31, 2015
    Great macaroni and cheese! Not a fan of the cornbread though
  • Linda S.
    Linda SzaboMarch 4, 2012
    I always count these places out because I'm a vegetarian, but The Genius with the Mac and Cheese I had made me cry tears of joy.
  • Matt K.
    Matt KozmorDecember 29, 2012
    Vegetarian friendly !!!! Get "the genius" and you'll be one happy camper!
  • Josh C.
    Josh CurtissAugust 3, 2016
    Yard bird, Mac n cheese, and bbq
  • Michael M.
    Michael MatthisJune 23, 2013
    Gotta love a place that serves a Vegetarian B BQ Chicken sand... AKA "The Genius"
  • Faiza M.
    Faiza MokhtarApril 14, 2012
    If show your student ID if you go to Detroit Mercy or Wayne State, you get 10% off
  • Andrea P.
    Andrea PerkinsSeptember 26, 2012
    For a filling, cost conscious meal get the gumbo! It's delish!
  • Andrea P.
    Andrea PerkinsDecember 9, 2011
    Get the gumbo!!! It's filling and delish!
  • Brittany B.
    Brittany BurnsideAugust 19, 2015
    Service is not up to par, was rushed out the store pretty much and I received the wrong sides. Don't get the pulled pork, it's bad. There are better barbecue joints out there
  • Shana E.
    Shana ESeptember 1, 2012
    Wings good. Mac decent. No go on the black eyed peas...not ur moms.
  • Josh B.
    Josh BOctober 19
    Can't speak for the food. I saw the prices and turned around and walked out. $10 for a BBQ sandwich with no sides. $4 to add fries. That's insane.
  • VisitDetroit
    VisitDetroitMay 1, 2012
    The carryout version of one of Detroit’s favorite BBQs.
  • Wattsbulb
    WattsbulbAugust 16, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Beef brisket and mashed sweet potatoes are so yummy!
  • Alejandro B.
    Alejandro Bodipo-MembaSeptember 13, 2013
    The carrot cake is the best I've EVER had!
  • Ms Lillian Baldwin
    Ms Lillian BaldwinJune 21, 2013
    The apple bbq sauce is delicious!
  • Charles M.
    Charles MurphyDecember 9, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Give them an extra 15-20 minutes for online orders. Almost always takes longer than the website says.
  • tony k.
    tony kataiOctober 16, 2011
    get the triple threat. dont take it as a threat though.
  • Hatos F.
    Hatos FlorinSeptember 12
    Try the reason and mac n chesse
  • Mike M.
    Mike MSeptember 21, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The Longhorn with Apple BBQ. Trust me, it will change your life.
  • Lauren
    LaurenOctober 14, 2011
    The apple BBQ sauce is amayyyyyyyzing!
  • Violet V.
    Violet VictoriousAugust 1, 2013
    St. Louis Style is how I like my ribs.
  • Lucia G.
    Lucia GiacomantonioMarch 22, 2013
    There's a reason why it's called Slo to-go....be prepared to wait :(
  • Misterarthur M.
    Misterarthur MisterarthurApril 20, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    It's all fantastic. The end.
  • Albert W.
    Albert WanAugust 22, 2012
    Get a discount as a student!
  • Winnie
    WinnieJune 9, 2013
    The ribs are delicious.
  • Dr B.
    Eminem was right, this place is the bomb
  • M L R ™
    M L R ™June 25, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Walking distance from work, class, & home #winning
  • Katie T.
    Katie TemrowskiAugust 3, 2011
    Mac and cheese is all you need
  • Krista D.
    Krista DingleApril 14, 2012
    They give military discounts !!! Wooopeeee
  • Cassandra G.
    Cassandra GaddisFebruary 13, 2015
    The Reason, sooo GOOD!
  • Amanda A.
    Amanda A.October 6, 2011
    The Reason is the reason I come here.
  • Jilly B.
    Jilly BeanMay 27, 2011
    The beef chili was horrible. It was unusually greasy and tasted like dog food. Very disappointing. The waffle fries and cheese was excellent though.
  • Mike S.
    Mike ShimmelJune 16, 2015
    Not the full Slows experience but at least they have parking.
  • Jeff P.
    Jeff P.September 11, 2011
    Brisket! Yum!!
  • John C.
    John CucFebruary 15, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Mmmm.. Brisket!
  • Rando C.
    Rando CarsonMay 2, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Makin my cassssshhh money
  • Ezmerelda77 H.
    Ezmerelda77 HDecember 30, 2012
    Don't bother calling order in we called in at 6pm and as of 7:30 we still don't have food.
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