After 5 Guide to Dinner & the DSO


After 5 Guide to Dinner & the DSO

A trip to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra is an experience, make it complete by exploring the flourishing Midtown neighborhood surrounding the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center. Here’s a list of our favorite places to dine within a 15 minute walk of the DSO.


Grey Ghost // 47 Watson St // 7 minute walk
Modern, hip spot for American fare and craft cocktails.
Monday – Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 10am-2pm & 4pm-12am

HopCat // 4265 Woodward // 6 minute walk
Popular bar with massive beer list and creative pub fare.
Monday – Wednesday: 11am-12am
Thursday – Friday: 11pm-2am
Saturday – Sunday: 10am-12am

La Feria //4130 Cass Ave // 7 minute walk
Spanish tapas restaurant.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-11pm
Friday – Saturday: 11am-12am
Sunday: closed

Motor City Brewing Works // 470 W. Canfield // 12 minute walk
Small brewpub serving brick over pizzas.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-12am
Friday – Saturday: 11am-1am
Sunday: 12pm-12am

Pho Lucky // 3111 Woodward // 7 minute walk
Vietnamese restaurant with a signature noodle soup.
Monday: 11am-9pm
Tuesday: 11am-3pm
Wednesday: 11am-9pm
Thursday: 11am-9pm
Friday: 11am-10pm
Saturday: 11am-10pm
Sunday: 11am-9pm

Rock City Eatery // 4216 Woodward // 5 minute walk
New casual dining with creative takes on American favorites.
Monday – Thursday: 4pm-11pm
Friday – Saturday: 12pm-12am
Sunday: 10:00am-3pm

The Block // 3919 Woodward // 2 minute walk
Contemporary restaurant & bar serving global-inspired dishes.
Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 11am-10pm
Friday: 11am-12am
Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 11am-9pm

The Peterboro // 420 Peterboro St // 9 minute walk
Chic, modern Chinese cuisine with American accents.
Monday: closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 5pm-11pm
Friday: 5pm-12am
Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 4pm-11pm

The Whitney // 4421 Woodward // 6 minute walk
Upscale American restaurant in a former lumber baron’s mansion.
Monday – Saturday: 9:30am-12am
Sunday: 9:30am-10pm

Traffic Jam and Snug // 511 W. Canfield // 12 minute walk
Cass Corridor staple offering traditional American dining.
Monday – Thursday: 11am-10:30pm
Friday – Saturday: 11am-12am
Sunday: 11am-10:30pm

Union Street //4145 Woodward // 4 minute walk
Art Deco eatery serving American classics with a twist.
Monday – Thursday: 11:30am-10pm
Friday: 11:30am-12am
Saturday: 12pm-12am
Sunday: 11:30am-8pm

Click here to see these location on our Midtown dining map


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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.