Dining Guide: Eastern Market


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


Weekend Brunch: Trinosophes 



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

Beau Bien Fine Foods// 2478 Riopelle St.
Quaint coffee shop that specializes in locally produced home made jams and other snacks.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street.
Sunday-Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Friday: 11am-3pm
Saturday: 8am-4pm

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

Cairo Coffe // 2712 Riopelle St. 
A multi-roaster coffee shop and library located inside Savvy Chic Boutique.
Parking: Street parking, free lot across the street. 
Tuesday-Saturday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Sunday-Monday: Closed

Cold Truth // 1464 Gratiot Ave
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.
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.
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

Milano Bakery & Cafe // 3500 Russell St.
Casual dining/breakfast/lunch/dessert 
Intimate, welcoming cafe serving up pastries, salads, soups, sandwiches & pizza.
Parking: On site.
Monday-Satuday: 7am-5pm
Sunday: Closed

Mootown Creamery  // 2461 Russell St.
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

Reilly Craft Creamery // 4731 Bellevue St.
Family-friendly small batch ice cream, specializing in vegan and organic desserts.
Parking: Street parking, free lot behind building.
Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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. 
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.
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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