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Baker's Keyboard Lounge

20510 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48221-1348
+1 313-345-6300
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Small venue, great value

This is an institution. The servers were beyond nice as was the owner who was running the door... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
TCairl
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Atlanta, Georgia
Wednesday. Atmosphere a bit muted

Good soul food. Pork ribs were really tender. Place about half full at best. Many people ate... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
analytic10
,
Mumbai
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
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“jazz club” (9 reviews)
“soul food” (10 reviews)
“cover charge” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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20510 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48221-1348
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+1 313-345-6300
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is an institution. The servers were beyond nice as was the owner who was running the door / coat check that night. I visited on a friday night about 7pm and was lucky to grab a seat at the bar. This place fills up...More

2  Thank TCairl
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Good soul food. Pork ribs were really tender. Place about half full at best. Many people ate & left before the band & singer started around 8.30 pm. Maybe to avoid $10 cover charge. Service was very attentive & warm. We had a nice little...More

1  Thank analytic10
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Went to Bakers for New Years Eve and it was an absolutely fantastic night and so much fun. They had decorated the lounge for NYE and we all got a NYE hat & tiara to enhance the fun and the music was brilliant. They also...More

1  Thank Jennifuz
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Great Jazz and excellent food. Well kept for 84 years. Staff was very hospitable. A piece of history that should be preserved. New owners have done good job of maintaining a legendary place.

Thank buzzard6
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with Family at the Lounge. The atomsphere was great, the music was awesome and the service was great. I would go again.

Thank De Vaughn E
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Great jazz in Detroit!! It came highly recommended and it definitely didn't disappoint! Music and atmosphere was perfect!

Thank Tracey C
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

What a special Tuesday treat with old friends in an intimate setting with jazz musicians who knew how to "show off". Very generous portions in a soul food space. Loved my fish. Friends loved their chicken. Can't wait to visit Detroit again for an evening...More

Thank 410theresae
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I really didn't like the food here at all. It is mostly fried and they don't seem to do a good job of anything else. Bad wine. Can't really see the act on stage unless you are one of the few tables in the main...More

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Baker's key board lounge has been in Detroit for ever. It's an institution. It started out as a local restaurant and the food is down home good. They even offer a vegetarian option! and they have carry-out for those not staying for the music. The...More

Thank Elizabeth Z
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Sympathic place, music is good and food too. Recommended area to discover Detroit Motown spirit. Musician are excellent so professional.

Thank Pascal01800
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The area around club is peaceful. You should have no problems.
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