November 16, 2019

The cheesiest foods in the Detroit area

Cheese is one of the loveliest things in the world. If you’re hungry and only something cheesy will hit the spot, these are some of the richest, cheesiest dishes in all of metro Detroit. Bon appétit.

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Cheese Fries
Shake Shack
660 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-672-0501; shakeshack.com
Located right near Campus Martius Park, Shake Shack is a modern burger joint known for their mouthwatering crinkle-cut fries. Their cheese fries, made with a blend of cheddar and American cheese, can be paired with a milkshake or a burger for a satisfying meal.
Photo via  Shake Shack / Facebook

Cheese Fries

Shake Shack
660 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-672-0501; shakeshack.com
Located right near Campus Martius Park, Shake Shack is a modern burger joint known for their mouthwatering crinkle-cut fries. Their cheese fries, made with a blend of cheddar and American cheese, can be paired with a milkshake or a burger for a satisfying meal.

Photo via Shake Shack / Facebook
Cheese Fries
Honest John’s
488 Selden St., Detroit; 313-832-5646; honestjohnsdetroit.com
Honest John’s offers an extensive sandwich selection, plus both cheese and chili cheese fries.
Photo via  Honest John’s Detroit / Facebook

Cheese Fries

Honest John’s
488 Selden St., Detroit; 313-832-5646; honestjohnsdetroit.com
Honest John’s offers an extensive sandwich selection, plus both cheese and chili cheese fries.

Photo via Honest John’s Detroit / Facebook
Fondue
Melting Pot
888 W Big Beaver Rd., Troy; 248-362-2221; meltingpot.com
Known for its wide variety of fondue, the Melting Pot is sure to have something for everyone. From Wisconsin cheddar to fiesta fondue, you and your friends can surely dip until your heart's content.
Photo via The Melting Pot Restaurants / Facebook

Fondue

Melting Pot
888 W Big Beaver Rd., Troy; 248-362-2221; meltingpot.com
Known for its wide variety of fondue, the Melting Pot is sure to have something for everyone. From Wisconsin cheddar to fiesta fondue, you and your friends can surely dip until your heart's content.

Photo via The Melting Pot Restaurants / Facebook
Mac and Cheese
Clarkston Union Bar + Kitchen
54 S Main St., Village of Clarkston; 248-620-6100; clarkstonunion.com
With antique pews and handcrafted wooden furniture, Clarkston serves cheesy goodness in a beautiful setting.
Photo by Michael Harlan Turkell courtesy of Clarkston Union

Mac and Cheese

Clarkston Union Bar + Kitchen
54 S Main St., Village of Clarkston; 248-620-6100; clarkstonunion.com
With antique pews and handcrafted wooden furniture, Clarkston serves cheesy goodness in a beautiful setting.

Photo by Michael Harlan Turkell courtesy of Clarkston Union
Mac and Cheese
Rock City Eatery
4216 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-265-3729; rockycityeatery.com
Rock City Eatery offers a stylish and cozy interior, plus craft beer and New American dishes for artisan cheese meals.
Photo via Rock City Eatery / Facebook

Mac and Cheese

Rock City Eatery
4216 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-265-3729; rockycityeatery.com
Rock City Eatery offers a stylish and cozy interior, plus craft beer and New American dishes for artisan cheese meals.

Photo via Rock City Eatery / Facebook
Saganaki
Golden Fleece
525 Monroe St., Detroit; 313-962-7093; goldenfleecedetroit.com
Golden Fleece serves classic Greek food in the center of Greektown. Plus, they're open late, meaning you can order flaming hot cheese no matter the hour.
Photo via Golden Fleece Detroit / Facebook

Saganaki

Golden Fleece
525 Monroe St., Detroit; 313-962-7093; goldenfleecedetroit.com
Golden Fleece serves classic Greek food in the center of Greektown. Plus, they're open late, meaning you can order flaming hot cheese no matter the hour.

Photo via Golden Fleece Detroit / Facebook
Nachos
Alley Taco
418 W Willis St., Detroit; 313-818-0067; alleytaco.biz
This Mexican spot is located in Midtown and serves nachos with their house-made tortilla chips. As for cheese, the nachos include both cotija and mozzarella.
Photo via Alley Taco / Facebook

Nachos

Alley Taco
418 W Willis St., Detroit; 313-818-0067; alleytaco.biz
This Mexican spot is located in Midtown and serves nachos with their house-made tortilla chips. As for cheese, the nachos include both cotija and mozzarella.

Photo via Alley Taco / Facebook
Nachos
Detroit Fleat
1820 E 9 Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-607-7611; detroitfleat.com
At Detroit Fleat, the loaded nachos include queso, chorizo, tomatoes, radish, jalapeño, and cotija cheese.
Photo courtesy of Detroit Fleat

Nachos

Detroit Fleat
1820 E 9 Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-607-7611; detroitfleat.com
At Detroit Fleat, the loaded nachos include queso, chorizo, tomatoes, radish, jalapeño, and cotija cheese.

Photo courtesy of Detroit Fleat
Mozzarella Sticks
Second Best Bar
42 Watson St., Detroit; 313-315-3077; secondbestdetroit.com 
This Detroit Bar is a friendly neighborhood spot with an extensive drink menu. Their popular fried mozzarella sticks would make a great pairing with any of their draft beers or specialty cocktails.
Photo via  Second Best Detroit / Facebook

Mozzarella Sticks

Second Best Bar
42 Watson St., Detroit; 313-315-3077; secondbestdetroit.com
This Detroit Bar is a friendly neighborhood spot with an extensive drink menu. Their popular fried mozzarella sticks would make a great pairing with any of their draft beers or specialty cocktails.

Photo via Second Best Detroit / Facebook
Vegan Cheese Platter
Greenspace
215 W. Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-206-7510; greenspacecafe.com
This vegan cafe presents a whole menu of plant-based alternatives that can be enjoyed by meat-eaters, vegetarians, and vegans alike. Their two cheese boards include cashew cheeses along with a fruit medley.
Photo via Greenspace Cafe / Facebook

Vegan Cheese Platter

Greenspace
215 W. Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-206-7510; greenspacecafe.com
This vegan cafe presents a whole menu of plant-based alternatives that can be enjoyed by meat-eaters, vegetarians, and vegans alike. Their two cheese boards include cashew cheeses along with a fruit medley.

Photo via Greenspace Cafe / Facebook