Where to go to do dinner after a Michigan football game? J had suggested Zingerman’s Deli, but we would have had to go north through downtown which I didn’t really want to do and I’ve always been told Zingerman’s Deli is nuts on game days.
I started looking over the menu at Zingerman’s Roadhouse and while the prices all seemed a little higher, when I thought about it, dinner at the Roadhouse would have cost the same as dinner at the Deli. We love Zingerman’s Deli, so I had no reason to think we wouldn’t love Zingerman’s Roadhouse….plus, Bon Appetite did call their BBQ one of the best in country….and I do love me some BBQ.
Zingerman’s Roadhouse is on Jackson Avenue near the Westgate Shopping Center in Ann Arbor. It’s near the Interstate 94 Exit for Jackson Avenue, so after leaving Michigan Stadium, I headed back to the expressway. We left the game a little early to beat traffic since it was a blow out, so it only took a few minutes to get to the restaurant.
Leaving early also allowed us to beat any sort of post game rush. It was a little after three when we parked the car and there weren’t a lot of cars in the parking lot which was good news to me. We were both pretty hungry having skipped lunch at the Stadium, so the quicker we could get food the better. Read the rest of this entry »