Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
Axis Lounge 1777 3rd Street Detroit, MI 48226 www.mgmgranddetroit.com/entertainment/axis-lounge . . . Axis Lounge is MGM Grand Detroit’s newest renovation. A 3 million dollar project, Axis Lounge has replaced the previous bar, U.Me.Drink, in impressive style. In this sleek, luxurious lounge, you can hear live entertainment from jazz to modern pop to Motown while sipping on speciality cocktails, draft beers, and wines. Located at the center of MGM Grand’s casino floor, Axis Lounge is a great place to grab a drink before, after or during a night of gamblingRead More
Asteria 555 East Lafayette Street Detroit, MI 48226 (313) 223-2999 www.greektowncasino.com/dining . . . Asteria is the newest addition to Greektown Casino-Hotel. If you plan to gamble at the casino, stay at the hotel, or go out for drinks in downtown Detroit, Asteria is close by and has a lot to offer. This new bar has the cool, contemporary decor you expect from a lounge, along with a delicious menu of Greek food and great cocktails.
Anchor Bar 450 West Fort Street Detroit, MI 48226 (313) 964-9127 www.facebook.com/AnchorBarDetroit . . . Anchor Bar has a great atmosphere for before and after sporting events. During a Red Wings Game, this bar is packed shoulder-to-shoulder. For commercial breaks or additional entertainment, patrons have the option to play darts, pool, or various video games. With a menu of classic bar food items, quick service, and cheap parking next door, Anchor Bar is a solid bar choice on a game day.
Ambiance Ultra Lounge 211 W. Congress St. Detroit, MI 48226 (313) 496-1500 www.foursquare.com/v/ambiance-ultralounge–restaurant . . . Ambiance Ultra Lounge offers a mature, urban professional change from your typical downtown Detroit bar. The spacious, comfortable booths at this lounge, paired with a full kitchen, fully stocked bar, and live entertainment, are a great way to unwind from your workday with coworkers or friends. This club also stays open until 4:00am on weekends, allowing your night out in downtown Detroit to continue.
The Alley Deck 4140 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI 48201 (313) 833-9700 www.majesticdetroit.com/alley-deck-detroit . . . The Alley Deck is an outdoor patio bar above the Garden Bowl that overlooks the Woodward Avenue corridor. This bar is a perfect spot to grab a drink or get some air between sets at a concert at The Magic Stick. Fully covered with awnings, packed with outdoor seating, and equipped with a sound system, TV, and BBQ grill, The Alley Deck is also a great venue for private outdoor events.
Abick’s Bar 3500 Gilbert Street Detroit, MI 48210 (313) 894-9329 www.facebook.com/abicks . . . Abick’s Bar is a small, American dive bar tucked away in a residential block. If you’re not looking for it, you may drive past a few times mistaking it for a house. Regulars say that the interior of the bar also feels like home, and that the waitstaff feels like family. Known as a Detroit tradition, Abick’s Bar was originated in 1907 by Manya Abick Soviak. Now over 90 years old, the beloved owner andRead More
526 Main 526 South Main Street Royal Oak, MI 48067 (248) 591-9000 www.526main.com . . . 526 Main is a unique Royal Oak piano bar, featuring world touring professional pianists. Audience engagement and participation is encouraged in this lively yet sophisticated atmosphere. Spend your whole evening here for an entertaining musical experience, or transition upstairs to Tequila Blue if you’re looking to switch to a spicier, more club-like atmosphere.
3Fifty Terrace 350 Madison Street Detroit, MI 48226 (313) 687-4350 www.3fiftyterrace.com . . . For an unforgettable seven-story-high view and a fun rooftop experience, look no further than 3Fifty Terrace. This 10,000 square foot patio is seated right on top of the Detroit Music Hall Center for Performing Arts, and it’s world class view somehow lives up to the hype. The rooftop bar has couches all the way around it’s border, which can be yours with the purchase of bottle service. Cover is $10, and drinks are average inRead More
1701 Cigar Bar and Lounge 140 Cadillac Square Detroit, MI 48226 (313) 223-2626 www.1701cigarbarandlounge.com . . . Located just a few blocks from Campus Martius Park, cigar aficionados from near and far are flocking to 1701 Cigar Bar and Lounge. 1701 offers luxurious leather couches, a giant walk-in humidor, a private members-only lounge, a private theater, live jazz music, and plenty of HDTVs all around. This bar is an ideal spot to smoke a cigar or two with friends in an upscale yet relaxing environment.