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Sweetwater Tavern

) #63 of 995 Restaurants in Detroit $$ - $$$ American, ,
400 E Congress St, Detroit, MI 48226-2913
+1 313-962-2210
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
400 E Congress St, Detroit, MI 48226-2913
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing burger ... exceeded the expectations set out for us by hotel desk! But, dammit they were out of the sweet potato maple cheesecake. Ugh. Wish one of us tried the Big Pig or the Meatloaf ... they sounded terrific.

Thank M C N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went after a baseball game. They do have a shuttle to & fro, but we didn't know the area around Comerica Park where it stopped, so we walked, which afforded the chance to see a bit more of the city. There are several garages in...More

Thank fried003
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From wings to Big Pig and everything in between Always so.good. Fun friendly staff... shuttles during sports games and a large parking lot too!!! win win

Thank Carrie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gentlemen at the counter is hilarious! going to this location is like getting 2 for the price of 1. We laughed so hard and the food was so good! Great service and excellent customer service

Thank Roxxi G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times. This visit was ahead of a concert across the street. This place is small and usually crowded which is a good sign, right? The best wings I've ever had, hands down. I don't make that statement lightly. Metro Times rated them...More

Thank chriswhite1203
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the wings they were a bit on the spicy end for a few in our group but the wings were good!! The seasoned fries were yummy!!!

Thank neeky739
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The food was really tasty. Had the wings and they were delicious. Really fun vibe in the place. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Candi T
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It's all about the wings here! I've been here several times and it's the only thing I have tried because they are that good, and I'm not even a huge wings person. Very relaxed and casual atmosphere, perfect for before or after and event/game downtown....More

Thank TanT80
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

My first time here but i have had fish and chips at many different restaurants but i am telling you. Whew! When i took a bite of the fish here....it was unreal! The best tasting fish ever. It was melt in your mouth cod. I...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Started coming here 15 years ago for lunch when I worked at AT&T on Michigan Avenue. Now, retired, I come here with my family and it is one of OUR favorite places to dine at in downtown Detroit. Brought my family down to celebrate Mothers...More

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27 April 2015|
Response from usblueflyer | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't bring a group of 3 to this dirty dump.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 E Congress St, Detroit, MI 48226-2913
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-962-2210
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