Uptown BBQ has been a cornerstone in Detroit for delicious barbeque fare since 1989. Nate opened the restaurant when he was just nineteen-years-old after graduating high school. He jumped right into the business without having much prior knowledge and learned a lot within the first couple years. After years of hard work, trial and error, and hands on experience, Nate found his groove and began putting out topnotch barbecue that customers still canít get enough of to this day. Today, Nate still runs the restaurant with the help of his brother Wilson.Everything at Uptown BBQ is made from the freshest and finest ingredients. They have a great variety of dishes on the menu including Ribs, Chicken, and Turkey to name a few. Of course, their ribs are the most popular selection. They serve both short and spare ribs that are cooked over an open pit of fire to mouth-watering perfection. You can choose between their beef or lamb ribs that are smothered in Nateís signature bbq sauce that he created when he was just eight-years-old! Other fan favorites include their Pork Chops, Famous Wings, and Famous Shrimp. The restaurant also offers a great variety of delicious sides that add the perfect finishing touch to any meal. Some favorites are the Macaroni & Cheese, Collard Greens, and Candied Yams.Uptown BBQ has a warm and welcoming atmosphere where guests are invited to sit back and relax. The staff is always friendly, helpful, and works hard to send each customer home happy and satisfied. Uptown BBQ has become the premiere spot in Detroit for fantastic barbeque and soul food, so the next time youíre in town be sure to stop by for a meal and experience you wonít forget!
15700 Livernois Ave
Detroit, MI 48238