January 31, 2020

The 20 best date night spots in the Detroit area

Here are a few Detroit-area hotspots where you can share a romantic night with your one and only.

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Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co.
3965 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-831-9627; greatlakescoffee.com
Great Lakes Coffee is a great place for a sit-down coffee date. They have trivia nights for a night of fun, as well as good music. You can warm up to your date with a nice cup of coffee and a small dish.
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Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co.

3965 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-831-9627; greatlakescoffee.com
Great Lakes Coffee is a great place for a sit-down coffee date. They have trivia nights for a night of fun, as well as good music. You can warm up to your date with a nice cup of coffee and a small dish.

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The Whitney
4421 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-832-5700; thewhitney.com
This stunningly beautiful restaurant and bar is the perfect place for a romantic date. You can explore the history of the building while you enjoy a meal and a drink.
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The Whitney

4421 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-832-5700; thewhitney.com
This stunningly beautiful restaurant and bar is the perfect place for a romantic date. You can explore the history of the building while you enjoy a meal and a drink.

Photo via The Whitney / Facebook
Candy Bar 
1509 Broadway St., Detroit; candybardetroit.com
With an eye-grabbing design, Candy Bar is the place for the perfect date. It has a large chandelier, round plush seating, pink walls, and tasty food and drinks.
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Candy Bar

1509 Broadway St., Detroit; candybardetroit.com
With an eye-grabbing design, Candy Bar is the place for the perfect date. It has a large chandelier, round plush seating, pink walls, and tasty food and drinks.

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Kruse and Muer
28028 Woodward Ave., Royal Oak; 248-965-2101, 327 S. Main St., Rochester; 248-652-9400; kruseandmuerrestaurants.com
Kruse and Muer has a cozy atmosphere for a romantic night out. They offer a wide variety of seafood, meats, and more.
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Kruse and Muer

28028 Woodward Ave., Royal Oak; 248-965-2101, 327 S. Main St., Rochester; 248-652-9400; kruseandmuerrestaurants.com
Kruse and Muer has a cozy atmosphere for a romantic night out. They offer a wide variety of seafood, meats, and more.

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Sava’s
216 S. State St., Ann Arbor; 734-623-2233; savasannarbor.com
This two-level, intimate restaurant has natural lighting during the day, and soft lighting for a cozy ambience. They have a large selection of food and drinks at an affordable price.
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Sava’s

216 S. State St., Ann Arbor; 734-623-2233; savasannarbor.com
This two-level, intimate restaurant has natural lighting during the day, and soft lighting for a cozy ambience. They have a large selection of food and drinks at an affordable price.

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Mr. Paul’s Chophouse
29850 Groesbeck Hwy., Roseville; 586-777-7770; mrpaulschophouse.com
Mr. Paul’s is a family-owned restaurant that guarantees intimacy and comfort. Their dim lighting gives dates a cozy feeling. They offer a large menu selection, and are known for their desserts.
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Mr. Paul’s Chophouse

29850 Groesbeck Hwy., Roseville; 586-777-7770; mrpaulschophouse.com
Mr. Paul’s is a family-owned restaurant that guarantees intimacy and comfort. Their dim lighting gives dates a cozy feeling. They offer a large menu selection, and are known for their desserts.

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Prime + Proper
1145 Griswold St., Detroit; 313-636-3100; primeandproperdetroit.com
Prime + Proper wood-fires all of their meats to perfection. The style of this restaurant is contemporary, yet old-fashioned for a timeless date.
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Prime + Proper

1145 Griswold St., Detroit; 313-636-3100; primeandproperdetroit.com
Prime + Proper wood-fires all of their meats to perfection. The style of this restaurant is contemporary, yet old-fashioned for a timeless date.

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Oakland Novelty Co.
201 W. Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-291-5295; theoaklandferndale.com
This old-fashioned, speakeasy-like bar is perfect if you want to take a trip back in time. They offer handmade cocktails and a selection of traditional drinks. The Oakland also plays eccentric, timeless music to add to the speakeasy theme.
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Oakland Novelty Co.

201 W. Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-291-5295; theoaklandferndale.com
This old-fashioned, speakeasy-like bar is perfect if you want to take a trip back in time. They offer handmade cocktails and a selection of traditional drinks. The Oakland also plays eccentric, timeless music to add to the speakeasy theme.

Photo via The Oakland / Facebook
Forest
735 Forest Ave., Birmingham; 248-258-9400; forestbirmingham.com
Forest is an upscale restaurant that serves unique, eye-grabbing dishes. Detroit chef Nick Janutol assures that the food is culinary art.
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Forest

735 Forest Ave., Birmingham; 248-258-9400; forestbirmingham.com
Forest is an upscale restaurant that serves unique, eye-grabbing dishes. Detroit chef Nick Janutol assures that the food is culinary art.

Photo via Forest / Facebook
Ronin Sushi Bar Restaurant
326 W. Fourth St., Royal Oak; 248-546-0888; roninsushi.com
When you combine modern design with traditional Japanese architecture, you get Ronin Sushi. The sectioned-off, intimate restaurant makes unique dishes and serves large portions to share on a date.
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Ronin Sushi Bar Restaurant

326 W. Fourth St., Royal Oak; 248-546-0888; roninsushi.com
When you combine modern design with traditional Japanese architecture, you get Ronin Sushi. The sectioned-off, intimate restaurant makes unique dishes and serves large portions to share on a date.

Photo via Ronin Sushi / Facebook