Best Of 2014

Best Barbecue in Wayne County: Slows Bar-B-Q; 2138 Michigan Ave., Detroit; 313-962-9828; slowsbarbq.com

This nationally recognized Corktown gem is packed with faithful barbecue fans willing to wait over fancy beer or wine selections for hours just for a taste of the delicious Carolina-style pulled pork, the sharp and creamy mac-n-cheese, or the flaky catfish. And our readers voted it best barbecue in the county.