Detroit’s Hottest New Restaurants


Detroit’s Hottest New Restaurants

No matter the occasion, there’s always a reason to celebrate at these Detroit hot spots.


Apparatus Room // 250 W Larned St
New American fare and craft cocktails in an industrial-chic space at the Detroit Foundation Hotel.
Monday – Saturday: 6:30am-10pm
Sunday: 6:30am-9pm

Chartreuse Kitchen & Cocktails //15 E Kirby St
Cozy, seasonal American dining spot with botanical decor.
Sunday – Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 11:30am-2:30pm & 5pm-9:30pm
Friday: 11:30am-2:30pm & 5pm-10:30pm
Saturday: 5pm-10:30pm

Flowers of Vietnam //4430 Vernor Hwy 
Located inside a former Southwest Detroit coney, FoV offers unrivaled Vietnamese cuisine in Detroit.
Wednesday – Sunday: 5pm-12am

Gather // 1454 Gratiot 
Locally sourced, seasonal American classics, plus craft cocktails, in sleek minimalist digs.
Monday – Thursday: 5pm-10pm
Friday – Saturday: 5pm-11pm
Sunday: closed

Gold Cash Gold // 2100 Michigan 
Corktown’s hot spot Gold Cash Gold offers a conscientiously sourced, carefully crafted, uniquely Detroit menu with a nod to the South and rooted in old world tradition.
Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 5pm-10pm
Friday – Saturday: 5am-12am
Sunday: 5pm-10pm

Grey Ghost // 47 Watson St 
Modern, hip spot for American fare and craft cocktails.
Monday – Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 10am-2pm & 4pm-12am

Joe Muer’s Seafood // 400 Renaissance Center
Contemporary restaurant & bar serving global-inspired dishes.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-11pm
Friday: 11am-12am
Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 11am-3pm & 4pm-10pm

La Dolce Vita // 17546 Woodward Ave
Escape to one of Detroit’s hidden treasures to enjoy a night in the garden enjoying a plate of pasta and a glass of wine. 
Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 11am-2:30pm & 5pm-10pm
Friday: 11am-2:30pm & 5pm-11pm
Saturday: 5pm-11pm
Sunday: 11am-3pm & 5pm-9:30pm

Lady of the House // 1426 Bagley Ave
New American fare with Irish influences in a beautiful, intimate venue.
Wednesday – Sunday: 5pm-11pm
Wednesday – Sunday (bar): 4:30pm-2am

London Chop House //155 W Congress
Classically elegant steakhouse established in 1938 with an English feel and accompanying cigar lounge.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-3pm & 5pm-10pm
Friday: 11am-3pm & 5pm-11pm
Saturday: 5pm-11pm

Maru Sushi // 160 W Fort
Japanese restaurant featuring unique sushi rolls, sharing plates and cocktails in stylish surrounds.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-10pm
Friday: 11am-12am
Saturday: 12pm-12am
Sunday: 12pm-8pm

PARC // 800 Woodward 
Sophisticated New American fare and vast wine list offered in the center of Campus Martius.
Monday – Wednesday: 11am-11pm
Thursday – Saturday: 11am-1am
Sunday: 11a-9pm

The Peterboro // 420 Peterboro
Elevated Asian food in Detroit’s old China Town.
Tuesday- Thursday: 5pm-11pm
Friday: 5pm-12am
Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 4pm-11pm

Prime + Proper // 1145 Griswold St
Prime + Proper is a reinvention of the Modern American Steakhouse located in Capitol Park.
Sunday – Tuesday: 5pm-10pm
Wednesday & Thursday: 5pm-11am
Friday & Saturday: 5p-11pm

The Republic // 1942 Grand River
Elevated, seasonal pub food pairs with craft beer, wine & brown spirits in a hip, rustic-chic space.
Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 5pm-10pm
Friday – Saturday: 5pm-11pm
Sunday: 5pm-9pm

Selden Standard //3921 Second Ave 
Seasonal, locally sourced small plates & craft cocktails are the focus at this stylish New American.
Monday – Friday: 11am-2:30pm & 4:30-11pm
Saturday – Sunday: 10am-2pm & 4:30p-11pm

SheWolf // 438 Selden St.
Find a little Italy in Detroit. The Rome inspired restaurant serves house-made noodles and offers a selection of wines from regions across Italy.
Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 5pm-11pm
Friday – Saturday: 5pm-midnight
Sunday: 4pm-10pm

Takoi // 2520 Michigan Ave
Trendy, compact dining room with an open kitchen offering elevated Thai plates and cocktails.
Monday – Wednesday: 5pm-12am
Thursday – Saturday: 5pm- 2am
Sunday: closed

Townhouse Detroit // 500 Woodward
Casual fine dining in downtown Detroit.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-12apm
Friday: 11am-2am
Saturday: 9am-2am
Sunday: 9am-12am

Wright & Co. //1500 Woodward
Creative small plates with a seasonal focus, plus craft cocktails, in polished vintage surroundings.
Monday – Thursday:
Friday – Saturday:
Sunday: 10:30am-2pm

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Due to COVID-19, most events and venues have been cancelled and closed.

We will continue to keep you updated on events as they resume their normal scheduling.

In the meantime, we highly suggest you confirm the dates and details
for each event with the venue itself prior to attending.