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Detroit Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Detroit restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Detroit just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Detroit, you've come to the right place.

Our Detroit restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

Also check out our Best Restaurants in Detroit 2013 Guide


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Atlas Global

 5 star(s)  (07/09/2007)
“Awesome place...food is fantastic. Very eclectic. Located in a cool old building in Detroit. Highly Recommend!”

Atlas Global

 5 star(s)  (01/17/2008)
“My daughter brought me for dinner here as part of my Christmas. I had a wonderful experience, and will never forget how wonderful this restaurant is.”

Centaur Bar

 5 star(s)  (07/29/2010)
“One of the most attractive bars I've seen in Detroit (or anywhere, for that matter) - a real wow! You can't miss the stunning chandelier that hangs from the second floor down to the first. I've been there many times and have never been disappointed with anything on their menu. Lots of creative ba... ”

Centaur Bar

 5 star(s)  (08/30/2010)
“Just love Centaur either as an evening start or an evening closer. Their pear martini is awesome. Love the lamp chop lollipops and fish tacos too. Never had a bad experience at Centaur.”

Church's Chicken

 5 star(s)  (08/08/2011)
“Great Customer Service”

Motown Soul Food Cafe

 5 star(s)  (04/11/2007)
“My experience at the Grand City Grille on January 14, 2007 was very nice and relaxing. I went during their brunch hour, the service and food was excellent. Everything was fresh and hot. On Sundays there is normally a gentlemen there who plays the saxophone/sings (puts me in the mind of Kenny G). ... ”

Motown Soul Food Cafe

 5 star(s)  (08/22/2007)
“My husband and I celebrated our 2nd wedding anniversary at GCG Valentine's Day weekend. That was our first time there and it was wonderful. There was no wait. When we were seated by this young man who were referred to us as kings and queens. The staff was very professional and polite. My husban... ”

Pizza Papalis

 5 star(s)  (01/31/2005)
“My only trip to Pizza Papalis came on the night of my friend's wedding rehearsal, and it was a memorable time at this restaurant. Both food and service was exquisite, and since I have returned from Detroit, I have recommended it to everyone that has plans to travel to Detroit in the very future. T... ”

Steves Soul Food

 5 star(s)  (01/13/2004)
“If your looking for that good old soul food like your mother used to make, well look no more, it's right here at Steve's. You will swear that your mother is in the Kitchen doing the cooking, down from the Fried Chicken to the homemade Mac & Cheese, and if you have room left, try the home made Peach ... ”

Milts Gourmet Bar B Que

 5 star(s)  (07/01/2010)
“Everyday is a WONDERFUL.....2DAY I JUST KEPT SAYING I WANTED SOME OF MILT'S 4PIECE WHITE BROASTED CHICKEN DINNER W/COLESLAW & FRIES WITH THEIR FAMOUS SAUCE POURED ON TOP OF THE PERFECTLY COOKED STEAK FRIES! 2DAY I ORDERED ME A BROASTED CHICKEKN DINNER FROM MILT'S GOURMET BBQ & unbenounced 2 me my or... ”

Taco Bell

 5 star(s)  (11/05/2001)
“THEY HAVE REALLY GOOD TACOS AND POP THEY NEED TO GET SOME ICECREAM.”

Xochimilco

 5 star(s)  (10/03/2001)
“I have been going here for over 10 years and this is the best authentic Mexican food I have ever ate.”

Xochimilco

 5 star(s)  (08/07/2006)
“We love going to Xoch's once a month. My family says it is the closest you can get to being authentic mexican food. Everytime we have guests in from out of town, we take them to Xoch's.”

Xochimilco

 5 star(s)  (10/28/2007)
“IT WAS GREAT MY FIANCE AND I WAS THERE OCT 26,2007 THE FOOD WAS EXCELLENT”

Xochimilco

 5 star(s)  (01/10/2008)
“ Only the best place in all of Detroit. I come from Florida after being raised in Windsor just to eat there.(Ok and see family too)but we meet at Xochimilkos' for a pitcher of Margeretas and some flaming cheese. 2 thumbs up.”

Alma's Dairy Whip

 5 star(s)  (09/16/2010)
“Even though this restaurant can use some visiual improvements, the food and service is spectacular! The people who works their are like family to us. It is a place to meet and get somme good food. The ice cream is the best in town. Vanilla, chocolate and lemon are their ice cream flavors with an... ”

Bert's Market Place

 5 star(s)  (07/27/2008)
“There is nothing like taking a trip to Bert's on a Saturday. You have a front row seat to Eastern Market and people watching! Karaoke is performed by a local cast of characters, who are entertaining and serious about their craft! Sit down grab a beer, enjoy the entertainment and have some gr... ”

Roma Cafe

 5 star(s)  (03/17/2008)
“I visited Roma Cafe at the suggestion of co-workers. The food was outstanding, as was the service by a very mature waiter. The lasagne was one of the best I have eaten, and the bread was just wonderful. I don't know why the Italian breads are so much better in the north. My dining partner's chic... ”

Sala Thai

 5 star(s)  (02/27/2002)
“I visited this unique Thai eatery first with my Mother (who adores the place) and the servins are well worth the west to east side drive I take. The food is always fresh and the service is on point. This is a must try Thai! Michelle Manson (from Detroit)”

Sala Thai

 5 star(s)  (09/18/2003)
“I have eaten at Sala thai very often. I would highly recommend it to anyone without hesitation. My food has always been fabulous and fresh. The service is always friendly and prompt. I think the bad reviewer is full of S**T. This one of Detroit finest.”

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