Thursday, February 28, 2013
Bad Brad's BBQ and Coyote Joe's were among several local businesses to make the Real Detroit's "Best in Metro
Detroit" guide for 2013.
Looking for somewhere to watch the game? How about an independent gym to work off some winter weight? You'll find the best places to do both and a whole lot more in Shelby Township and Utica, according to Real Detroit Weekly. A weekly newspaper serving Metro Detroit, Real Detroit Weekly asks readers each year to nominate and vote for their favorite businesses in dozens of categories. The votes are tallied and each February, the "Best in Metro
Detroit" guide is released. This year, businesses in Shelby Township and Utica snagged several of the top spots. Other popular chains to take top honors include Jimmy John's for best delivery, McDonald's for best fast food, Jet's for best pizza delivery and Little Caesars for best quality for the …
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Chef Marc Pollard appeared on Fox 2's Cooking School last week to share two dishes found at Bad Brad's Shelby Township and New Baltimore restaurants.
With Super Bowl Sunday now less than a week away, it's recipe crunch-time for those planning to host or attend parties with friends and family. Chef Marc Pollard of Bad Brad's BBQ recently appeared on Fox 2's Cooking School to share two recipe secrets Super Bowl party-goers are sure to love. Take a look at the ingredients you'll need below and tune into Fox 2 online to watch Chef Pollard make these recipes from scratch. And for those who would rather someone else do the work Super Bowl Sunday, Bad Brad's BBQ offers locations in Shelby Township and New Baltimore. Bacon-wrapped Burnt Ends Bad Brads BBQ Mac and Cheese Want more Super Bowl Sunday recipes? Check out Super Bowl snacks for kids and slow cooker appetizers. Post your Super Bowl …
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Customers embrace restaurant's saucy cuisine.
The smokey BBQ scent you may have noticed while driving on 23 Mile Road near Van Dyke and Mound lately isn't your imagination. It's likely the sweet and savory aroma emulating from Bad Brad's BBQ restaurant, opened June 11 on the former Hoops Sports and Spirits. The new BBQ spot is the second Bad Brad's location; the first is in New Baltimore. "It's been extremely busy, and very well-received," co-owner Mike Pollard said Tuesday. "You know, if you have great food and great service, people will show up and that's exactly what happened." The menu features everything from smoked brisket, pulled pork, ribs, and more. There's an assortment of sides, burgers, salads, a kids' menu, appetizers, soups, and chili. Catering is also available. …
Friday, September 16, 2011
The New Baltimore restaurant plans to open its second location in late January.
A popular New Baltimore restaurant is cooking up plans to open a second location in Shelby Township. Bad Brad's BBQ will move to the property of former Hoops Sports and Spirits on 23 Mile between Mound and Van Dyke. The business' second restaurant is slated to open in late January once extensive renovations are complete. Tearing down about 90 percent of the structure will pave way for Bad Brad's to create a rustic yet refined atmosphere from scratch, co-owner Mike Pollard said Thursday. Pollard passed the building during a drive and immediately envisioned it as a Bad Brad's. “It’s been in negotiation for about eight months; we finally got our hands on it in July of this year," Pollard said. "What we like about it is it's a free-standing …