Dine Drink Detroit celebrates one of the country’s budding restaurant cultures. From October 2 – 11, a selection of the city’s most interesting restaurants and bars will offer up some of their finest food and drink at exceptional prices. Follow us on social media or sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

Fifteen Dollars

Net Proceeds go to benefit

For one week, these select establishments are offering up something extra special for only fifteen bucks. At least one food item, a drink, and an awesome night are included in the price. Taxes and gratuity are not. No reservations necessary. Stop in any time.

Craft Work

Craft Work Restaurant and Bar is located in Historic West Village. We serve New American food using quality ingredients.

8047 Agnes
(313) 469-0976
Detroit City

Detroit City Distillery creates small batch artisanal whiskey, gin and vodka using the finest local ingredients sourced directly from farms near our distillery and tasting room located in Detroit’s famed Eastern Market.

Grand Trunk Pub

We are moving forward by honoring the history of this building as The Grand Trunk Rail Road’s ticket station. Grand Trunk Pub is one of Southeast Michigan’s finest drinking establishments. Grand Trunk is located in the heart of downtown Detroit, one block from Campus Martius and Hart Plaza. Come have a pint in what was once the Grand Trunk Railway Station. The original early 1900’s architecture and the beauty of the Grand Trunk’s 25 foot vaulted ceilings, brass chandeliers, exposed brick walls and hard wood floors.


A place you may never leave. Coffee, wine, beer, cocktails, and an extensive assortment of sandwiches and bites – all carefully crafted and selected with a focus on small producers.


The goal at the Green Dot Stables is simple. They want to provide their guests with great food, great service, and a great atmosphere – all at a great price.

Johnny Noodle King

The ramen trend is finally reaching Metro Detroit from the coasts. Johnny Noodle King will be the one of first ramen restaurant in Detroit.

La Feria

16 years after a initially dreaming of sharing a little bit of Spain with others has became a reality when friends–Pilar Baron-Hidalgo, Naomi Khalil, and Elias Khalil submitted their idea to the 2012 Hatch Detroit contest and won with overwhelming support. Detroit was ready to share the magic of la Feria, and now with our doors open, we are so excited to bring it to you!

4130 Cass Ave.
(313) 285-9081

Flipping classic burgers with a little something extra, Mercury offers a couple dozen items between bread along with craft beers, poutine, and old-school milkshakes.


What’s new at Motor City Wine? Just about everything; new Corktown digs, huge patio, abundant parking, and no more stairs!  Plus, everything else you’ve always loved about the place – fun staff, eclectic, affordable wines to stay or to go, small plates, and snacks.


An artisanal sandwich shop in Detroit’s historic Corktown neighborhood, with fresh, high quality food and a brand new wine and beer program.

1300 Porter St.
(313) 961-2000

Serving up fun, rustic Italian plates and pizzas from their wood-fired oven, Ottavia Via is the newest addition to the burgeoning restaurant scene in Corktown.

1400 Michigan Ave.
(313) 962-5500

Corktown stalwart Slows has been drawing national acclaim for its barbecue since 2005. A true community restaurant, they’re at the forefront of community improvement projects, raising funds for Roosevelt Park, leading recycling efforts, and championing sustainable practices.


Named after the patron saint of whiskey (at least, according to owner Celeste Balanger), St. Cece’s is a cozy Corktown gastropub that offers affordable modern scratch food in a relaxed environment.


Established in 1965, this Detroit mainstay is known for their in-house bakery, microbrewery, and dairy, the curiously intimate multi-level dining rooms, and an eclectic menu of made-from-scratch dishes.

Two James Katoi

Located in Detroit’s Corktown district, Two James is committed to producing only the highest quality environmentally conscious handmade spirits utilizing locally sourced agricultural products with the aim of revitalizing the community and reinforcing the craft product movement.

Planning your evening in the city? While you’re in town why not check out these great events:

Dine Drink Detroit Experience
October 11 • 2-5p
1949 Michigan Ave., Detroit
Brought to you by Detroit Experience Factory

Join us for this special event on October 11th as we visit 3 of the best Dine Drink Detroit spots in one afternoon! You’ll get to sample some of the best food and drink in Detroit and learn about Corktown’s past, present and future as we walk between the restaurants.

Tickets available here

Or experience these fine establishments by what interests you most.

Wine Destinations

Wine lovers, come try some of the most interesting juice in Michigan. Try something new alongside some small plates; or take a bottle home.

Boundless Beer Lists

Choices, choices, choices. You’ll have a hard time deciding upon a brew from these long, well-selected beer lists.

Got a Date

If you didn’t have the foresight to plan a sunset picnic on Belle Isle, these Detroit mainstays are rich on ambiance and serious about their wares. A perfect night for two.

High Spirits

Our advice? Give the bartenders here an idea of what you like and let them do the rest. These guys are serious about their libations, and it shows.

Meat Lovers

Especially hungry? Hit up one of these eateries and try not to bite off more than you can chew.

Before the Game

Everyone has their favorite pre-game ritual. Try adding these neighborhood spots to your mix – good food, good beer, and better company.

A special thank you to our generous supporters.

Brooklyn Outdoor

Zip Car

Metro Times


Midtown Detroit Inc

Green Safe


R. Hirt

Fresh Corp

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