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Detroit american Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Detroit american 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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Vicki's Barbecue & Shrimp

 4 star(s)  (01/13/2014)
“Ribs were nicely cooked and has the smoked flavor- loved it, the sauce is vinegar based (mild, medium,hot), Usually i only love the sweet sauce but this was a nice surprise, they r a cheerful bunch as well. Not many side dishes(greens, mac cheese) but what they do have makes up for that, Thanks for ... ”

Spud Headz

 1 star(s)  (03/17/2013)
“The food was good BUT, after being told my order would be ready in 15 minutes, I sat and waited for 35 minutes. This was after trying to instruct the guy behind the counter on how to pronounce my name correctly. It may have been helpful if he had chosen not to come to work drunk/high. He advised ... ”

Vicki's Barbecue & Shrimp

 4 star(s)  (02/17/2012)
“I HAVE NEVER BEEN DISAPPOINTED WITH THE FOOD OR SEVICE. THEY HAVE BEEN THERE FOR YEARS AND THE SEVICE IS GOOD SOMETIME YOU MAY TO WAIT A LITTLE BUT IT IS WELL WORTH IT. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK, AND KEEP THE FOOD COMING.THE RESTAURANT IS TAKE OUT. STOP BY AND GIVE THEM A TRY YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT.”

1917 American Bistro

 5 star(s)  (02/16/2011)
“Great place to dine i just love American Bistro.”

1917 American Bistro

 4 star(s)  (11/27/2010)
“Very nice place, first time there. I have already told several people about it. It's a wonderful atmosphere and the wait staff was great. I especially liked that the manage stopped by every table and spoke to the dinners.”

1917 American Bistro

 4 star(s)  (04/11/2010)
“The food is delicious. Small, cozy and artsy restaurant.”

Vicki's Barbecue & Shrimp

 5 star(s)  (03/25/2010)
“my son wanted some shrimp... i found Vicki's on my GPS on my Sprint android phone. it was our first time there. and WE WILL BE BACK! i had bought some ribs somewhere else..i saw Vicki's and i bought a half a slab there and took them back to my son and daughter in law house to compare the taste and e... ”

Greenwich Time

 5 star(s)  (02/27/2010)
“If you are looking for the ritz, skip Greenwich Time. If you are looking for an authentic family owned very cool local downtown pub, this is the place. Your grandmother, on her best day, couldn't make meals this good and she probably would have charged more than what Greenwich Time charges. Great cu... ”

Food Exchange

 5 star(s)  (02/19/2010)
“this a carryout diner. home of the "Big Baby" a giant Burger topped with cornbeef and cheese. my lord! ask for extra cornbeef and you'll be in heaven.”

24grille

 5 star(s)  (02/18/2010)
“Fantastic restaurant! I will go back frequently. Great food with very unique menu.”

Greenwich Time

 5 star(s)  (01/23/2010)
“A friend suggested we go to Greenwich Time for lunch, he works downtown and goes there sometimes with friends. We got there 5-10 minutes before it opened at noon, doors still locked, and the family-friendly staff let us in. In my opinion it was average food, but a good price and friendly service, ou... ”

Vicki's Barbecue & Shrimp

 5 star(s)  (01/06/2010)
“The best ribs i have ever tasted. They are the TRUTH. Second to none. The Sauce is so mouth watering and the meat is so tender and good. GET YOURS TRODAY”

Greenwich Time

 5 star(s)  (11/05/2009)
“My wife and I just moved from Detroit to Southern Arizona. I enjoy Tucson, but I really miss places like Greenwich Time. I doubt you can find a better burger anywhere, the chicken salad is made in house daily, and the potato salad is perfect. Greenwich Time is a family place that treats people right... ”

Johnsons Southern Kitchen

 1 star(s)  (08/20/2009)
“Johnson's Southern Kitchen food is on the low end when it comes to flavor. They do give you a lot of food but the taste is nothing to be desired. The greens are full of stems and are not seasoned. They are very bland. The cornbread dressing does not have any sage or poultry seasoning in it. I h... ”

All American Coney Island

 1 star(s)  (07/28/2009)
“I ate here the other day and all I have to say is; wow, I can't believe the health department allows these guys to operate!!”

Opus One

 5 star(s)  (03/28/2009)
“Absolutely fabulous experience!! Great food and decent prices,(not cheap).”

Greenwich Time

 5 star(s)  (02/03/2009)
“Greenwich rocks. The family owned staff is awsome. Fridays are eventfull and on special occasions they throw partys with their own signature DJ.”

Johnsons Southern Kitchen

   (11/19/2008)
“The food is good and portions are fair. They should open up another location though.”

Johnsons Southern Kitchen

 4 star(s)  (09/28/2008)
“Usually when I go I always get smothered pork chops or smothered or fried chicken with mac & cheese and candied yams. Their candided yams are 2 die 4. Keep up the good work!!!!!”

Country Inn of Grosse Pointe

 5 star(s)  (08/20/2008)
“Since the new owners took over at the Country Grill, it has made a world of difference. The family that ownes it now is so nice and the are VERY CLEAN. Service is prompt and not only is the food good; the presentation is always great. I reccomend this resturant to all my friends and family who ar... ”

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