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Grey Ghost Detroit

47 Watson St, Detroit, MI 48201-2711
+1 313-262-6534
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“fried bologna” (36 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
47 Watson St, Detroit, MI 48201-2711
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Grey Ghost on a Saturday night without reservations, they were busy but we were able to find a spot at the bar very quickly. The bartender Megan was very helpful she made recommendations for drinks and food, they were all great! We...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First the positive things (and they are mostly positive). We had a good time because we were in a pleasant setting in each other's company. Our server could not have been more pleasant or knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the menu. The front-of-house staff was pleasant...More

Thank NJArnfield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to this gem a handful of times. We live on the West side of Michigan and try to get here whenever we're in Detroit. The fried bologna is incredible. We've had multiple entrees and have always been thoroughly impressed....More

Thank TimmieV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic assortment of liquor and well crafted specialty cocktails. Bar staff is exceptional & knowledgeable & friendly, The wine selection is minimal, but the beer and cocktail selections are phenomenal. The food selection is delicious and unique. We had the Chicago oysters, a beet pasta...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This small place has a lot to offer. From the appetizers of fried bologna and smoke whitefish to the yummy birds nest dessert. There is only one small problem during my visit...service. Our waitress was preoccupied with another table and as a result we sat...More

Thank troutcatcher04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went for a walk last evening in the midtown area last night with a friend and stumbled across this place on Watson at Woodward. We did not have a reservation but they were able to accommodate us before the dinner rush. We started with...More

Thank aldanmikol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was between this or John Muer seafood and I'm glad we picked this place! Nice small restaurant with a great looking bar and show kitchen. I ordered an ipa latitude 42 great beer! My wife had there special cocktail the ghost! We ordered their...More

Thank Alena B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience our first time visiting Grey Ghost. We arrived early for our reservation and decided to have a drink at the bar before being seated. Edward, who took our drink order, told us he would also be our server once we...More

Thank MTravelerI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for brunch with a group. I was a little turned off when I first saw the menu because there aren't many options to choose from. Nonetheless, I was extremely impressed with the food when we received it. Great taste and very filling. The only...More

Thank TravelerIsabel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner here thE other night. Our drinks were amazing (grandmas garden) and the oysters and fries we had for appetizers where delicious. We both had over salted dinner entrees (this being the reason for the 4 stars) but it won’t be...More

Thank Rosalia H
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2 July 2018|
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Response from Gerry M | Reviewed this property |
dress shorts and a nice tommy bahama shirt! should work.
Keith K
11 March 2018|
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Response from joe c | Reviewed this property |
no, there is not
29 March 2017|
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Response from whitelaketraveler | Reviewed this property |
Drinks, Beer and wine were very reasonable in my opinion. Meals ranged - most were in the $20-$30 range.....some were in the $40-$50 range.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Watson St, Detroit, MI 48201-2711
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-262-6534
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