​​Hello! My name is Tom Coleman. I was born and raised in the “South”, Southeast Michigan that is.  I have a Culinary Arts and Food Service Management Degree. I am also a certified BBQ judge with the Kansas City Barbeque Society and have over 30 years of experience in the food service industry.
I am married to Mary Jo, my loving wife of 25 years, who grew up in the Florida Keys where she worked in restaurants throughout high school.
My kids range in age from 19 to 24 and all have worked in a variety of positions in various restaurants and cafes.  Customer service and hospitality are their specialty.
Our Dedication to barbeque is the driving force behind what makes Smokey Pete’s one-of-a-kind.  We call it “Smokin Good Eats”. . . . check us out!
               ~ Enjoy ~

WELCOME TO smokey pete's bbq!