These 8 Amazing Detroit Restaurants Are Loaded With Local History

Are you a fan of both history and food? If you’re a culinary enthusiast who also appreciates all things timeless, you’ll want to check out some of our favorite historic restaurants in Detroit. After all, the Motor City boasts a unique and storied past that’s so worth learning about — and this includes plenty of awesome eateries. Here are eight history-rich restaurants that deserve a spot on your dining bucket list.

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Address: Cadieux Cafe, 4300 Cadieux Rd, Detroit, MI 48224, USA
Address: The Whitney, 4421 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Address: Cliff Bell's, 2030 Park Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA
Address: Amore da Roma, 3401 Riopelle St, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
Address: Jacoby's, 624 Brush St, Detroit, MI 48226, USA
Address: Duly's Place Coney Island, 5458 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209, USA
Address: Ivanhoe Cafe, 5249 Joseph Campau Ave, Detroit, MI 48211, USA
Address: The Rattlesnake Club, 300 River Pl Dr, Detroit, MI 48207, USA