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9 Restaurants You'll Love near Cobo Center

Posted on Tuesday, July 14 2015 in Dining


Detroit is a mecca of amazing dining. From Greek to Mexican, our food will not disappoint your taste buds. The options, at various price points, are convenient, too, with plenty of restaurants near Cobo Center. Here are a few of our suggestions:

Top of the Pontch
(75 feet from Cobo)
2 Washington Blvd.
Fine dining on the 25th floor of the Crown Plaza Detroit Downtown hotel, with views of downtown Detroit and Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Menu offers east Asian-inspired dishes and seasonal selections.

London Chop House (0.2 mile from Cobo)
155 W. Congress St.
A Detroit tradition dating back to 1938, serving the finest aged steaks, chops and fresh seafood.

Dime Store (0.3 mile from Cobo)
719 Griswold St., #180
A new hot spot in town opened by friends and Detroit natives. The American brunch bar offers favorites such as the house sausage omelet, sweet poached pear salad and Zingerman’s coffee, as well as a full bar.

Foran’s Grand Trunk Pub (0.3 mile from Cobo)
612 Woodward Ave.
An old Grand Trunk Railroad ticket station with early 1900s-style architecture and some of the best brews in town.

24grille (0.3 mile from Cobo)
Located in the Westin Book Cadillac
Detroit’s first champagne bar located in the historic Westin Book Cadillac. Happy hour specials and flavorful soups, salads, sandwiches and entrees.

Roast (0.4 mile from Cobo)
1128 Washington Blvd.
Located in the Westin Book Cadillac
A Michael Symon restaurant, a Detroit Free Press “Restaurant of the Year” and winner of numerous culinary awards, including being mentioned as having one of the best beer menus in the country by Esquire Magazine.

Parc (0.4 mile from Cobo)
800 Woodward Ave.
This trendy new spot is located in Detroit’s gathering place, Campus Martius Park. Parc serves up traditional Midwestern foods with influences of French and Mediterranean flavors.

Hard Rock Café (0.5 mile from Cobo)
45 Monroe Ave.
Located near Campus Martius Park, Hard Rock takes a Detroit spin on a popular national chain, with hints of Motown and rock and roll, and memorabilia from The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Eminem, Kid Rock and others.

Texas de Brazil (0.5 mile from Cobo)
1000 Woodward Ave.
An authentic Brazilian steakhouse with all-you-can-eat selections and cultural flair.


Photo Credit: Parc