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Dining Guide: Eastern Market

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Dining Guide: Eastern Market

Famous for their weekly outdoor markets, Eastern Market has long been a gathering place for Metro-Detroit residents near and far.  Increased traffic in recent years has prompted new restaurants to begin opening in the neighborhood, offering options from health food to ice cream.  Eastern Market’s food scene mirrors the vibrance and diversity of Detroit itself.  Here is your dining guide to the Eastern Market neighborhood:

Eastern Market Bucket List

Can’t Miss: Stache InternationalSupino Pizzeria 

Start Your Day: Beyond 

Lunch:  Russell Street Deli + Sala Thai

Date Night: Gather

Drinks: Eastern Market Brewing Company (beer) + Detroit City Distillery (cocktails) + Germack Coffee Roasting

(coffee)

Weekend Brunch: Trinosophes 

 

Directory

Amore de Roma // 3401 Riopelle St. 
Finer dining/dinner
Detroit’s oldest eatery delivers nostalgia via old-school decor & traditional Italian fare.
Parking: Street parking, lot nearby. 
Monday-Thursday: 11am – 10pm
Friday & Saturday: 11am – 11pm
Sunday: 11am – 8pm


Bert’s Marketplace // 2727 Russell St.
Casual dining/lunch
Multipurpose venue with a soul-food restaurant, jazz bar & performance space.
Parking: Street parking (paid), lot nearby. 
Monday-Sunday: 10am – 2am


Beyond // 2501 Russell St.
Casual dining/breakfast/lunch/health food
Casual eatery for fruit/veggie juices and smoothies, as well as simple sandwiches, salads & wraps.
Parking: Street parking, lot across the street. 
Monday – Friday: 7:30am – 7:30pm
Saturday: 7:30am – 7pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm


Cold Truth // 1464 Gratiot Ave
Dessert/family-friendly
Detroit’s Reilly Craft Creamery is selling soft-serve in the alley on Market Days. The hand-crafted ice cream is served on handmade waffle cones for $5.
Parking: Street parking, free parking lot
Saturday: 1pm – 7pm


Detroit City Distillery // 2462 Riopelle St.
Brewery/bar
Distillery & bar using its own small-batch whiskey, gin & vodka to make artisanal cocktails.
Parking: Street parking (limited), free parking lot located at Winder & Russell.
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 4pm – 11pm
Friday: 2pm – 12am
Saturday: 10am – 12am
Sunday: 12pm – 6pm


Eastern Market Brewing Company // 2515 Riopelle St. 
Brewery/casual dining/happy hour
Easygoing brewery serving housemade craft beer in industrial surrounds with frequent live music.
Parking: Street parking (limited), free lot at Division & Riopelle. 
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 4pm – 10pm
Friday: 12pm – 12am
Saturday: 10am – 12am
Sunday: 12pm – 8pm


Farmer’s Restaurant  // 2542 Market St.
Casual dining/breakfast/lunch/family-friendly
Specializing in corned beef, this unassuming establishment offers breakfast & lunch fare.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street. 
Monday-Friday: 6am-2:30pm
Saturday: 5am-4pm
Sunday: Closed


Gather // 1454 Gratiot Ave. 
Finer dining/dinner/communal dining
Locally sourced, seasonal American classics, plus craft cocktails, in sleek minimalist digs.
Parking: Paid street parking on Gratiot, free lot behind the restaurant.  
Monday-Thursday: 4pm-10pm
Friday-Saturday: 4pm-11pm
Sunday: Closed


Germack Coffee Roasting // 2517 Russell St.
Cafe
Buzzy joint featuring pour-over java & espresso drinks in a rustic-chic setting with exposed brick.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street.
Monday-Wednesday: 7:30am-4:30pm
Thursday-Friday: 7:30am-5pm
Saturday: 7am-5pm
Sunday: Closed


Louie’s Ham & Corned Beef // 3570 Riopelle St.
Casual dining/breakfast/lunch/dinner/family-friendly
Diner-style spot with counter seats & booths, serving burgers, deli sandwiches & all-day breakfast.
Parking: Free on-site parking lot.
Monday-Saturday: 6am-7pm
Sunday: 8am-4pm


Mootown Creamery  // 2461 Russell St.
Dessert/family-friendly
Colorful, family-owned parlor for locally sourced ice cream & other treats, plus coffee & smoothies.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street. 
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 12pm-8pm
Friday: 12pm – 9pm
Saturday: 11am – 8pm
Sunday: 11am – 4pm


Russell Street Deli // 2465 Russell St.
Casual dining/lunch/dinner/family-friendly
Buzzy deli with communal seating serves a straight-up menu of hearty local fare & homemade soups.
Parking: Street parking, free parking lot across the street. 
Monday-Friday: 11am – 3pm
Saturday: 8am – 3pm
Sunday: Closed


Sala Thai // 3400 Russell St.
Casual dining/lunch/dinner
Ex-firehouse turned Thai eatery offers a chill vibe for ample plates of classic fare & sushi.
Parking: Free on-site parking lot.
Monday-Friday: 10:30am – 9:30pm
Saturday: 11am – 10pm
Sunday: 12pm – 9pm


Stache International  // 1416 E. Fisher Service Dr. 
Casual dining/lunch/dinner/brunch
Cool, casual spot for creative sandwiches filled with house-cured meats & sausages, plus sides.
Parking: Street parking, parking lot across pedestrian bridge
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Sunday: 11am – 12am


Supino Pizzeria // 2457 Russell St.
Casual dining/lunch/dinner/family-friendly
Busy place for thin-crust pizza & slices with novel toppings like egg & turkey.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street.
Sunday-Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Saturday: 11am – 10pm


Thomas Magee’s  // 1408 E. Fisher Service Dr.
Bar/happy hour/dinner
Casual tavern for viewing a multitude of sporting events, plus a full bar with variety of whiskeys.
Parking: Street parking, parking lot behind building. 
Monday-Wednesday: 4pm – 2am
Thursday-Friday: 1pm – 2am
Saturday: 7am – 2am
Sunday: 8am – 5pm


Trinosophes // 1464 Gratiot Ave. 
Breakfast/lunch/brunch/coffee
Minimalist, vegan-friendly American cafe featuring locally sourced fare, live music & art exhibits.
Parking: Paid street parking on Gratiot, free parking lot behind the building. 
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Saturday: 9am – 3pm
Sunday: 10am – 3pm


Vivo’s  // 2460 Market St.
Lunch/dinner/bar
Long-running watering hole known for signature Bloody Marys, serving hearty American pub fare.
Parking: Street parking, free parking lot across the street. 
Monday-Friday: 11am – 9pm
Saturday: 8am – 7pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm


Zeff’s Coney Island // 2469 Russell St.
Casual dining/breakfast/lunch/family-friendly
Modest diner specializing in American staples, like omelets, New York-style hot dogs & sandwiches.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street. 
Monday-Saturday: 6am – 6pm
Sunday: 6am – 3pm

 

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