Orion Township


Our Mission Statement:

Bad Brads BBQ has one simple goal: Produce the best possible BBQ everyday. Our philosophy of “from our smoker, to your plate” is a passion that begins everyday at 6:00am. Our everything from scratch kitchen is a labor of love that begins with a respect for great ingredients, attention to detail and a refusal to take short cuts.

We truly believe you can taste the difference.

Click here for Gluten & Allergy Information.

BBQ Nachos

Pulled Chicken, Cheddar, Smoked Bacon, Scallions, Mild Smokey Jalapeno Sauce, Sweet BBQ Sauce, Ranch, on Corn Tortillas


Pig Candy

Thick Cut Bacon. Marinated with Cane Sugar and Chipotle. Hickory and Apple-wood Smoked (5)


Campfire Nachos

Mozzarella Cheese, Red & Green Salsa, Guacamole, Regular & Spicy Sour Cream, Pico de Gallo, Spiced Black Bean Sauce, Red Onion, and Cilantro on Corn Tortillas

Add your choice of Smoked Meat: Pulled Pork, or Pulled Chicken $3 Chopped Brisket $4


Smoke-Fried Wings

Dry-rubbed, Slow Smoked Chicken Wings Finished in the Fryer


BBQ Trio

St. Louis Style Ribs (1/4 Rack), Pig Candy (3), & Chicken Wings(2)


Loaded BBQ Cheese Fries

BBQ Chili, Cheddar Cheese, Bacon, Pico de Gallo, Sour Cream, Mild Smokey Jalapeno Sauce and Scallions


Mozzarella Cheese, Brisket, Bacon, Horseradish, Candied Red Onions, Bleu Cheese and Scallions


Guacamole, Red, and Green Salsas

Made in House. Served with Warm Crispy Corn Tortillas


Kettle Style Potato Chips

Made to Order. Salt & Vinegar, Salt & Pepper or BBQ. Served with Ranch, Blue Cheese or Bacon Dipping Sauces


BBQ Potato Skin

Large Deep Fried Baked Potato, topped with:

Chopped Brisket, Cheddar Cheese, Red & Green Salsa, Mild Smokey Jalapeno Sauce, Spicy Sour Cream, Guacamole, Cilantro


Pulled Pork, Smoked Bacon, Grilled Onions, Cheddar Cheese, Sour Cream, Scallions, Sweet BBQ Sauce


Chicken and Waffles

Crisp Buttermilk Waffles, Fried Chicken Breast, Pig Candy, Black Pepper Maple Syrup, Country Gravy, Scallions, Powdered Sugar, Drizzle of Hot Sauce



All Salads Served with Mixed Greens and Dressing on the Side

Chopped Cobb

Grilled Chicken, Bacon, Egg, Avocado, Brick Cheese, Tomato, Cucumber, Grilled Onions with Ranch or Blue Cheese Dressing


Smoked Turkey

Smoked Turkey, Sweet Potato, Brick Cheese, Tomato, Cranberries, Avocado, Pig Candy, Red Onions, Candied Peanuts, Buttermilk Dressing



Grilled Chicken, Queso Fresco and Blue Cheeses, Candied Peanuts, Red Onion, Apples and Tomato, Apple Vinaigrette


BBQ Chicken

Fried Chicken Breast, Brick Cheese, Black Beans, Grilled Onions, Bacon, Tomato, Scallions, Braditos, BBQ Ranch



Small - $3.25 Large - $5

Tortilla Soup

Smoked Tomato Broth, Pulled Chicken, Pico de Gallo, Spiced Sour Cream, Cilantro, and Braditos

BBQ Chowder

Cream Based Chowder with Chopped Brisket, Scallions, Cheese, and Sour Cream

BBQ Chili

A Hearty Chili Flavored with Smoked Brisket, Roasted Garlic, Red Chilies and Scallions, Spiced Sour Cream


Served on a Grilled Bun with BBQ Chips (Freestone Pickle available upon request)

Sub A Side - $3

Classic BBQ

Smoked Meat Piled High. Your Choice of Pulled Pork or Chicken, Sausage, Turkey, Sliced or Chopped Brisket


Sliced and Chopped Brisket (Add $2)

Eddie Cheddar

Warm Shaved Brisket, Cheddar Cheese, Horseradish Sauce on a French Style Crispy Baguette. Served with Smoked Au Jus


Big Jimmy

Pulled Chicken, Apple-wood Bacon, Cheddar Cheese , and 3•2•1 Sauce



Pulled Pork, Coleslaw, Freestone Pickles, and 3•2•1 Sauce



Pulled Chicken, Cheddar Cheese, House Sausage, Bacon and Sweet Mustard BBQ


Bad Brad Minis

Slider Size Sandwiches

  • Big Jimmy
  • Chop
  • Classic BBQ
  • Hammer
  • Mickey
  • Street Tacos (Add .50)

3 for $9.95

Additional Minis $2.5


Chopped Brisket, 3•2•1 Sauce, Swiss Cheese, Raw Onion and Dill Pickles



Chopped Brisket, Swiss Cheese, Coleslaw, and 21 Mayo on Grilled Rye



Smoked Turkey, Aged Cheddar, Pig Candy, Avocado Mayo, Lettuce and Onion


Johnny Diablo

Pulled Pork, Guacamole, Red & Green Salsa, Red Onion, Spicy Sour Cream, Rolled in a Warm Tortilla, Served with Braditos


Street Tacos

2 Per Order

Served on Corn Tortillas Topped with Brick Cheese, Guacamole, Red Onion, Red & Green Salsas, Spicy Sour Cream, and Cilantro.

Choice of Smoked Meat: Chopped Brisket, Pulled Pork, or Chicken



Torta is a Mexican Style Sandwich that is Brick Pressed using Fresh Wood-Fired Bread


Pulled Chicken, White BBQ Sauce, White Onion, Lettuce, Pickle Ribbons



Smoked Pork, Guacamole, Queso Fresco, Black Beans , Salsa Rojo, Cilantro, Pickled Onions


Midnight Mullins

Chopped Brisket, Smoked Sausage, White Onion, Pickle Ribbons, Cheddar Cheese and Spicy BBQ sauce



100% Prime Beef. All burgers are 1/2 Lb., Served on a Grilled Bun with BBQ Chips (Freestone Pickles available upon request)

Sub A Side - $3

American Classic*

Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickles, Bacon, American Cheese, and Bacon Mayo


Bad Brads BBQ Burger*

Topped with Brisket, Cheddar Cheese, Coleslaw, and Sweet BBQ Sauce


Black & Blue*

Blue Cheese, Bacon, Horseradish Sauce, and Candied Red Onions


“Burger & Fries”*

2 - 4 oz Patties, American Cheese, Onion, Pickle & Mayo, Served with House-Made French Fries


Burger Royale

Sunnyside Egg, Swiss Cheese, Green Salsa


Build Your Own Burger

Free Toppings

Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle

$.50 Each

Smoked Jalepeno, Green Salsa, Red Slasa, Grilled Onions, Pico De Gallo

$1 Each

BBQ Chili, Avocado, Guacamole, Fried Egg*, Blue Cheese Dressing, Coleslaw, Bacon, Pulled Pork, American Cheese, Swiss

Brisket - Add $1

*Can be cooked to order. The Health Department would like us to remind you that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness

BBQ Platters

Served with Two Sides & Warm Tortillas

Platter Options

One Meat - $14.5

Two Meats - $16

Three Meats - $18

Four Meats - $23

Add 1/4 Rack of Ribs - $6

1/4 Chicken - $6 (White) $5 (Dark)

Big Pig Gig

Served Family Style
(4 Adult Minimum)

  • 1/4 Rack of Ribs

  • 1/4 Chicken

  • 4 Meats

  • 5 Large Sides

$22 Per Person

Kids under 10 $5.5

  • Pulled Pork
  • Pork Sausage
  • Smoked Turkey
  • Beef Brisket

    Sliced or Chopped
    ($2 Additional per selection)

St. Louis Style Ribs

Served with Two Sides

Half Slab


Full Slab


BBQ Chicken
1/2 Chicken

Seasoned and Slow Smoked Served with 2 Sides


Add One Meat - $5.5

Add Two Meats - $8.5

Add 1/4 Rack of Ribs - $6

C.A.B. Ribeye*

14 oz, Herbed Butter, Served with 1 Side


Wood Roasted Salmon*

9 oz., Cedar Plank Smoked, 321 Glaze, served with one side

$ 19.5 (Allow 15 minutes)

Grilled Chicken Breast

24 Herb Marinate, Rosemary Sea Salt, Herbed Butter, served with 2 Sides


Fish & Chips

Crispy, Lightly Battered Atlantic Cod, Served with Salt & Vinegar Fries, Coleslaw, and House-made Tarter Sauce


BBQ Taco Platter

Build Your Own

Warm Flour Tortillas, Choice of Meats; Chopped Brisket (Add $1), Pulled Pork, Pulled Chicken, or Crispy Cod


Add Torta Bread - $2

Choose Five

Green Salsa
Spicy Sour Cream
Aged Cheese
Grilled Onions

Pico De Gallo
Red Salsa
Pickled Red Onions
Smoked Jalepenos
Sour Cream

Crispy Fried Chicken – 4 Pcs.

Buttermilk Marinated, Nine Spice Blend, Extra Crispy. Served with 2 Sides (Allow 20 minutes)


Mac & Cheese

House-made Cheese Sauce finished with Two Year Vermont Cheddar, a hint of Thyme and Black Pepper. Cooked to Order. Served with one side



Small - $3.25 Large - $5

Side Sampler

Choose Any Three of Our Sides - $9

Bad Brads Pit Beans

Potato Salad

1/2 Pit Beans 1/2 Potato Salad

Mac & Cheese

(Add $1.5)

Corn Bread


BBQ Chili

BBQ Potato Chips

Sweet & Sour Cucumber Salad

Fresh Vegetables

Tortilla Soup

Collard Greens

French Fries

Side Salad

BBQ Chowder

Sweet Potato Mash

Chili-Cheese Grits

Sugar Donuts

Made to order, served with a trio of dipping sauces


Banana Cream Pie

Banana Mousse, Salted Caramel, Honeycomb Brittle, Nilla Wafer Crust, Whipped Cream


“Detroit Style” Ice Cream Floats

A mason Jar filled with Vanilla Ice Cream and Your Choice of Faygo - Root Beer, Orange or Rock & Rye


Kids Menu

12 Years old and Younger

Includes Fries - $4.99

Substitute Side - $2 Adults Add - $2

Chicken Fingers

Grilled Cheese

Kids Burger

Add Cheese $.50

Mac & Cheese

Kids BBQ Sandwich

Chicken or Pork

Kids Ribs

Add $2


Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Vernors, Mountain Dew, Lemonade, Sierra Mist, Iced Tea, Arnold Palmer, Root Beer, Dr. Pepper, Sweet Tea


Faygo Orange, Faygo Rock-N-Rye, Faygo Root Beer


Wood-Fired Pizza
Spicy Porkpie

Pulled Pork, House Sausage, Cappicola, Smoked Jalapeno-3 Ways (Fresh, Smoked, & Honey), Garlic, House Blend Cheese


Burnt Ends

Burnt Ends, Wood-Grilled Onions, Garlic, Shaved Red Bliss Potatoes, House Blend & Blue Cheeses


Red Top

Extra Pepperoni, Tomato Sauce, Garlic, House Blend Cheese



Roasted Tomato, Fresh Basil, Burratta & House Blend Cheese, EVO, Black Pepper, & Tomato Sauce



Chopped Brisket, Smoked Sausage, Pepperoni, Red Sauce, BBQ Meat Sauce, House Blend Cheese


BBQ Chicken

Smoked Chicken, Bacon, 3-2-1, Jalapeno Sauce, Ranch, Scallions, House Blend Cheese



Pepperoni, Tomato Sauce & House Blend Cheese


Build Your Own

Pizzas start at $10

Includes House Blend Cheese & Choice of Sauce

  • Pick your Sauce

  • Pick a Cheese

  • Pick your toppings

  • Enoy!

Extra Sauce - $1 Each

Tomato, 321 BBQ, EVO, Garlic, Ranch

Extra Dairy - $1 Each

House Blend, Blue Cheese, Buratta (Add $2)

Proteins - $1 Each

Pulled Pork, Eggs, Spicy Capacolla Sausage, Pepperoni, Smoked bacon, Pig Candy

Proteins - $2 Each

Sliced Brisket, Wood-Fired Chicken, Chopped Brisket, Smoked Chicken

Vegetables & Herbs - $1 Each

Grape Tomatoes, Pico De Gallo, Basil(n/c), Onion, Cauliflower, 3 Herb Blend(n/c), Scallions, Wood-Grilled Onions, Potatoes, Collard Greens, Smoke Jalapeno, Lettuce