Slows Bar-B-Q

4.0 stars 4.0 out of 5 15 ratings
$$Gluten Free Menu, Beer, Late Night + 2 more
66% of 9 votes say it's Celiac friendly

2138 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, MI 48216 Directions

(313) 962-9828
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    Celiac
    3 rating Not celiac friendly
    October 12, 2017

    I'm giving this a 3 star because I love their BBQ, HOWEVER be mindful of the sauce that's on your order. I usually order a pulled pork sandwich without the bread and it's told to be "gluten free", but when I was given the order and asked what kind of sauce I'd like as a side I asked which ones were gluten free. Apparently all but one or two and I guess the "gluten free" meal they served me had one of the only sauces that had gluten in it. I was just so confused on how they could leave out that factor. So, make sure to ask about the sauces as well.

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    5 rating Celiac friendly
    July 28, 2016

    awesome food staff not knowledgeable

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    August 02, 2015

    Gluten free menu, 8-10 GF beers and as many ciders. The meats (to die for) are all GF, 4 of the sauces are GF. Excellent sides - 6 are GF. Waitstaff knowledgeable. Didn't get sick. I'll be back!!

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    Celiac
    5 rating Celiac friendly
    March 10, 2015

    I am a very sensitive Celiac for over 10 years. I've eaten here and a Slows to Go for years, never been sick once. The owners and Chef have gluten allergies and are very Knowledgable!!!

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    2 rating Not celiac friendly
    January 21, 2015

    delicious food and they do have a gluten free. menu......however.....it states at the bottom that cross contamination is a possibility in their kitchen which made me very nervous, for very good reason! I had the brisket and green beans yet still had a reaction. Was not worth it even though it was yummy. I would not recommended to celiacs or sensitive intolerants like myself.

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    1 rating Not celiac friendly
    August 11, 2014

    got very sick from pulled pulled pork. staff is clueless, gf menu is a joke. not recommended at all. you are taking your chances here as I highly doubt they have a gf safe kitchen.

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    3 rating
    October 18, 2013

    (This review is for Slows On The Go in Cass Corridor). I ordered items marked gluten free, checked on the sauces, and yet I had a reaction. The food is good and the staff seem accommodating, but there's clearly the opportunity for contamination somewhere in the kitchen. Recommended if you only have a gluten sensitivity, but if you have Celiac Disease (like me) or, worse, children with Celiac or allergies, I'd recommend elsewhere.

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    5 rating
    October 17, 2013

    Amazing food, the smell when you walk into this place is awesome. They have everything on the regular menu clearly marked with a G for gluten free; they also offer gluten free beer and hard cider. This place will fill you up and you will leave with a huge smile on your face. As for the sauces I make sure every time I go which are gluten free just have to be safe than sorry.

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    4 rating
    June 11, 2013

    The review below us wrong, only done if the sauces are gluten free. Also, the staff is not very educated with celiac disease contamination issues. The cooks usually know, but just manger sure you are very clear with the wait staff

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    5 rating
    May 16, 2013

    Menu items are denoted with a "G" for gluten free and there were actually beer choices! Plus all the sauces were gluten free.

Gluten-Free Features

  • Beer
  • Gluten Free Menu

Categories

  • Barbecue
  • Late Night
  • Restaurant
Monday
11 am - 10 pm
Tuesday
11 am - 10 pm
Wednesday
11 am - 10 pm
Thursday
11 am - 11 pm
Friday
11 am - 11 pm
Saturday
11 am - 12 am
Sunday
11 am - 10 pm
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