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Southern Fire

) #543 of 985 Restaurants in Detroit $$ - $$$ American
575 Bellevue St, Detroit, MI 48207-3732
+1 313-262-6851
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
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575 Bellevue St, Detroit, MI 48207-3732
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I decided to go to Southern Fires for a birthday dinner. I called the restaurant a few hours before we were to arrive to find out if I could bring my 6yr old with us to dinner. I was told yes over...More

Thank drdr524
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Just okay and way overpriced for fried food and that is basically what you got, fried food. I don't know if it was prepared in the kitchen it sure was not too flavorful would never return. Beautiful restaurant though.

Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The best experience ever! Courtney and Mika were great. Lydia was awesome with managing our party. The food was superb. The atmosphere was incredible.

Thank Retona H
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I took my sister there for her b-day I had been hearing about this place on the radio and always wanted to try it, and the food was excellent!!! my choice of food was candid yams, macaroni, and fish and I don't eat everybody food...More

1  Thank audreymack123
Reviewed 22 November 2016

The restaurant has went through some spectacular renovations, and it seems as though the upgrades have applied to the price of their food options. The menu is very bland and there is not a lot to chose from. We went on a Wednesday and the...More

Thank mmjohconnect
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I always hear the food and fun are great but I tried it for myself. The catfish was amazing with good macaroni and cheese and collard greens. My date loved the d.j. effect and the dance floor was jumping. We had a short wait of...More

Thank Momwheaton
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Southern fires was a great little Hidden Gem. The location was a little bit obscured. We were expecting standard soul food. Boy it was was I surprised! they had great food had great food and a great DJ. The wait staff was super friendly. And...More

Thank Kiana S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I was a customer at the old Southern Fires. The service was usually slow, and the food tasted like most other soul food in the city. I went for the first time on Monday for a birthday celebration. They had their first Monday Night Football...More

Thank Miss B
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We had to wait for an hour to be seated. There was 7 people in our group. We had to continue asking the hostess how long would we have to wait. The response was always "in a few more minutes." After we we were finally...More

Thank AAHarris44
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I made the mistake of assuming that the new owners of Southern Fires would be just as good as the previous owners and that we would enjoy our evening of celebrating our niece'so 50th birthday there. NOT! The new establishment has been beautifully remodeled as...More

1  Thank Evansee
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it true ? That you have Lamb chops on Tuesday for two dollars?
22 March 2017|
Response from Retona H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about $2 lamb chops. I've only been once. It's a soul food restaurant so I'm not sure about lamb chops
Antoine S
What's the dress code
22 January 2017|
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Response from Miss B | Reviewed this property |
The dress code is casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 575 Bellevue St, Detroit, MI 48207-3732
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-262-6851
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This is a southern/soul food restaurant. This cuisine type is not specified in your list which is very surprsing. Awesome food recommended by locals who worked in a local museum.
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