December 07, 2019

20 of the best new restaurants that opened in Detroit in 2019

In 2019, Detroit gained a number of new restaurants and bars. From pizza to pierogis, here's a few favorites.

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Karl’s
1509 Broadway St., Detroit; 313-855-2757; karlsdetroit.com
While Detroit has no shortage of diners, Karl’s stands out. Located in the beautifully decorated Siren Hotel, Karl’s is run by Chef Kate, the mastermind behind Corktown’s nationally recognized Lady of the House restaurant.
Photo via Karl’s / Facebook

Karl’s

1509 Broadway St., Detroit; 313-855-2757; karlsdetroit.com
While Detroit has no shortage of diners, Karl’s stands out. Located in the beautifully decorated Siren Hotel, Karl’s is run by Chef Kate, the mastermind behind Corktown’s nationally recognized Lady of the House restaurant.

Photo via Karl’s / Facebook
Frita Batidos Detroit
66 W. Columbia St., Detroit; 313-725-4100; fritabatidos.com
With a popular location already open in Ann Arbor, Frita Batidos is now offering its burgers and shakes in Detroit. The menu boasts a selection of high-quality burgers, with the most popular patty being the Cuban-influenced chorizo burger.
Photo via Frita Batidos Detroit / Facebook

Frita Batidos Detroit

66 W. Columbia St., Detroit; 313-725-4100; fritabatidos.com
With a popular location already open in Ann Arbor, Frita Batidos is now offering its burgers and shakes in Detroit. The menu boasts a selection of high-quality burgers, with the most popular patty being the Cuban-influenced chorizo burger.

Photo via Frita Batidos Detroit / Facebook
Grandma Bob’s Pizza
2135 Michigan Ave., Detroit; 313-315-3177; grandmabobs.com
Recently opened by the creators of Pepe Z’s in El Club, Grandma Bob’s features classic and eclectic new flavors like a sausage and pistachio pizza. A full bar is also available, as well as pizza served by the slice or the pie.
Photo via Grandma Bob’s Handmade Pizza / Facebook

Grandma Bob’s Pizza

2135 Michigan Ave., Detroit; 313-315-3177; grandmabobs.com
Recently opened by the creators of Pepe Z’s in El Club, Grandma Bob’s features classic and eclectic new flavors like a sausage and pistachio pizza. A full bar is also available, as well as pizza served by the slice or the pie.

Photo via Grandma Bob’s Handmade Pizza / Facebook
Hammer & Nail
3800 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-474-3477; hammerandnaildetroit.com
With a wide selection of cocktails and bar food served in a relaxed interior, Hammer & Nail is a welcome addition to the Detroit bar scene.
Photo via Hammer & Nail / Facebook

Hammer & Nail

3800 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-474-3477; hammerandnaildetroit.com
With a wide selection of cocktails and bar food served in a relaxed interior, Hammer & Nail is a welcome addition to the Detroit bar scene.

Photo via Hammer & Nail / Facebook
Highlands Steakhouse
400 Renaissance Center Fl. 72, Detroit; 313-877-9090; highlandsdetroit.com
One of three restaurants and bars that make up the Highlands space, this steakhouse features premium choice-cut beef and a varied selection of dishes.
Photo via Highlands Detroit / Facebook

Highlands Steakhouse

400 Renaissance Center Fl. 72, Detroit; 313-877-9090; highlandsdetroit.com
One of three restaurants and bars that make up the Highlands space, this steakhouse features premium choice-cut beef and a varied selection of dishes.

Photo via Highlands Detroit / Facebook
Magnet
4842 Grand River Ave., Detroit; 313-656-2640; magnetdetroit.com
From the creators of Takoi comes a vegetable-centric menu at Magnet, a new restaurant inspired Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavors. The dishes are mainly cooked using a wood-fired grill and wood-burning oven.
Photo via Magnet Detroit / Facebook

Magnet

4842 Grand River Ave., Detroit; 313-656-2640; magnetdetroit.com
From the creators of Takoi comes a vegetable-centric menu at Magnet, a new restaurant inspired Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavors. The dishes are mainly cooked using a wood-fired grill and wood-burning oven.

Photo via Magnet Detroit / Facebook
The Monarch Club
33 John R St. Penthouse, Detroit; 313-306-2380; monarchclubdetroit.com
The Monarch Club offers the ideal meal-with-a-view experience. With both traditional and eclectic fare like cauliflower steak and classic meatballs, you can enjoy dinner with a majestic view of Detroit's skyline.
Photo via The Monarch Club / Facebook

The Monarch Club

33 John R St. Penthouse, Detroit; 313-306-2380; monarchclubdetroit.com
The Monarch Club offers the ideal meal-with-a-view experience. With both traditional and eclectic fare like cauliflower steak and classic meatballs, you can enjoy dinner with a majestic view of Detroit's skyline.

Photo via The Monarch Club / Facebook
Paramita Sound
1517 Broadway St., Detroit; 313-433-6494; paramitasound.com
Michiganders love food and beer, and Detroit loves music. Paramita Sound has combined these elements into a bar and record store combo. You can enjoy a delicious meal and drinks while browsing the available records in the store.
Photo via Google Maps

Paramita Sound

1517 Broadway St., Detroit; 313-433-6494; paramitasound.com
Michiganders love food and beer, and Detroit loves music. Paramita Sound has combined these elements into a bar and record store combo. You can enjoy a delicious meal and drinks while browsing the available records in the store.

Photo via Google Maps
Snack Camp
1464 Van Dyke, Detroit; 313-420-8047
Aiming to bring new flavors and fare to Detroit's food scene, Snack Camp offers international foods in small portions for snackers craving something new.
Photos via Google Maps

Snack Camp

1464 Van Dyke, Detroit; 313-420-8047
Aiming to bring new flavors and fare to Detroit's food scene, Snack Camp offers international foods in small portions for snackers craving something new.

Photos via Google Maps
Bon Bon Bon
441 W. Canfield St. Ste. 12, Detroit; 313-334-5276; bonbonbon.com
With multiple locations in and around the city, Bon Bon Bon’s bonbons are a Detroit delicacy. Thanks to the new location in Midtown that opened this year, the tasty bite-sized treats are never too far away.
Photo via Bon Bon Bon / Facebook

Bon Bon Bon

441 W. Canfield St. Ste. 12, Detroit; 313-334-5276; bonbonbon.com
With multiple locations in and around the city, Bon Bon Bon’s bonbons are a Detroit delicacy. Thanks to the new location in Midtown that opened this year, the tasty bite-sized treats are never too far away.

Photo via Bon Bon Bon / Facebook