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Pegasus Taverna

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558 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2933
+1 313-964-0869
11:00 - 23:00
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New Hudson, Michigan
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I left my purse and they saved it for me for 4 days! I have been eating at Pegasus over the years too many times to count. It's our go to place after a game, concert, St. Patrick's Day even! Lol. I have never thought to give it a review until now. We went to a concert last Wednesday night... More 

Thank meanimuch
Livonia, Michigan
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for Mother's Day. Food was good with a European atmosphere. We would eat here again. Service was good.

Thank Moondrop2014
Chicago, Illinois
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148 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great old-school restaurant served by old-school people. They do a good job. It is VERY busy. Good Greek food

Thank Pad B
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Group of 4. We had spinach pie, octopus, flaming cheese, greek salad, roast lamb, and baked fish. Everything was excellent. Highly recommend that you try as many of these as possible. We've eaten at many Greek restaurants and this was one of the best. Enjoyable pleasant environment and very good service.

Thank marjoriee199
Burnsville, Minnesota
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to dine at the bar. Prompt service and food delivered quickly. I ordered chicken gyros but it only came with one pita. Had to order second one for small additional fee. My husband ordered the lamb shank. It was huge but he enjoyed it. Wish we would have tried the flaming baked cheese appetizer. We could see it... More 

1 Thank Diane L
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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207 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i went to Pegasus expecting great Greek food and was disappointing with what i had. We ordered the mixed appetizer and the lamb gyro. Stable basic Greek food, should have been great food in GREEKTOWN, but boy was i disappointing... . I thought that the mixed appetizer was NOT very tasty. The stuffed Greek leaves and the Tzatziki were not... More 

2 Thank jamescasonjr
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144 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, Pegasus has the best versions of all your Greek favorites and standards. But my favorites are stand out dishes. Appetizer: You MUST get the melitzanosalata. If you aren't familiar, think Greek eggplant salsa. They give you endless crusty white bread for everything and the melitzanosalata is perfect on the bread. My favorite Pegasus entree is also my favorite chicken... More 

Thank ZippyZZZ
New Ulm, Minnesota
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162 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Visited Pegasus Taverna with my parents for lunch. Great atmophere, food and service. The grape leaves were spectacular with the lemon sauce and you cannot enjoy a greek restaurant without flaming cheese, OPA. We had greek salads that were fresh and flavorful along with the greek specialty lunch duo with spinisch/feta and eggplant specialties. The crowd was a mix of... More 

Thank Kdahlers
Buffalo, New York
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111 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Excellent Greek food! Great service! We had the Pastitsio and Mousakka. Great atmosphere casual- but tables had linen table cloths.

Thank donnan996
Columbus, Indiana
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197 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I have always enjoyed the food here. When here for dinner, always get the braised lamb shank in tomato sauce served with rice and green beans - it tastes great, but is a lot of food. During my most recent visit with a couple of business contacts for lunch, went with the lunch version which is not a whole shank,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 558 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2933
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-964-0869

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?