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Mac Madness: Best Mac in the Mac

Macomb County wants to know! Which local restaurant serves up the best housemade macaroni and cheese?

The restaurants have submitted their entries. The first 16 submissions have been randomly paired up. The public has voted...

Who has the BEST housemade macaroni and cheese in Macomb County?

Check out our video for the winner!




Mac Madness: The winner of the best housemade mac and cheese is...


 Between now and March 29, it’s time to head out and try our mac and cheese entries from the following restaurants!

4 Corners Diner
231 E St Street
Twice baked mac & cheese

Bistro Orleans on 15
11528 E. 15 Mile Road
Sterling Heights
Bistro 3 cheese baked macaroni

Detroit Fish House
51195 Schoenherr Road
Shelby Charter Township
Lobster Macaroni N' Cheese

Ernie's Grill
16655 19 Mile Road
Clinton Township
"Bubblin" Mac & Cheese

53 N. Walnut St
Mt. Clemens
Mac n Cheese 

44667 Mound Road
Sterling Heights
Mac n cheese 

Jamboozies Sports Bar and Grill
42066 Van Dyke
Sterling Heights
Mac & Cheese with pulled pork

Jayell Smoke House
221 N Bailey St
Smoke Mac n cheeze

On The Bay Customs
51034 Washington St
New Baltimore
Lobster Mac N Cheese

Outlaw Smoke BBQ
32046 Groesbeck
Smoked Mac & Cheese 

Regale Craft Food & Drink
48810 Hayes Road
Craft Dinner

Ribs & Soul
1126 Southbound Gratiot Ave
Mt. Clemens
Macaroni and cheese

Sherwood Brewing Company
45689 Hayes Rd
Shelby Township
Buffalo Mac 

Simple Palate Restaurant
27380 Van Dyke
MAC & CHEESE (chicken, shrimp, blackened, lobster) 

Stonewood Smokehouse Bar and BBQ
28775 Utica
Mac + Cheese 

Youngers Irish Tavern
120 S Main
Cowboy Mac


Contest Details


Mac Madness starts at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, March 29. The public can vote once per round. Each round will last 48 hours, except the championship round. 

  • Sweet 16 – March 29 and 30
  • Elite 8 – March 31 and April 1
  • Final 4 – April 2 and 3
  • Championship Round – April 4, 5 and 6

The winning restaurant will receive:

  • $2,500 grant from Macomb County
  • 1 week of free advertising on a digital billboard, donated by 5 Star Outdoor
  • Mac Madness: Best Mac in the Mac plaque
  • Bragging rights for the next year!

2nd place will receive $1,000, 3rd and 4th will receive $500