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Places to Eat and Drink

Grab a Bite Nearby

There are many food options in the immediate area for you to explore during lunch and dinner. Help us raise awareness of the AMC by telling restaurant staff that you are coming from the conference. Please tip generously!

The information below is kept as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but there may be errors. Please contact these establishments directly to verify hours and other information.

Fourteen East
  • 15 E Kirby St
  • A coffee shop
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 7:00AM - 7:00PM; Sat 8:00AM - 4:00PM; Sun 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.3 miles

Byblos Cafe & Grill
  • 87 W Palmer (between Woodward and Cass) or 4830 Cass Ave. (between Warren and Hancock) 
  • Mediterranean food, breakfast options
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 9AM-9PM; Sat 11:00AM-9PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: Palmer location, 0.3 miles; Cass location, 0.5 miles.
Maccabee’s at Midtown
  • 5057 Woodward Ave
  • American cuisine
  • Hours: 11:00AM - 9:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.3 miles
La Pita Fresh Restaurant
  • 5056 Cass (between Warren & Putnam St.) 
  • Full menu including mid-eastern cuisine, breakfast options, plus coffee & fresh juice. 
  • Hours: Weekdays 10:00AM - 9:00PM; Sat 11:00AM - 4:00PM.
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.4 miles.
Harmonie Garden Cafe
  • 4704 Anthony Wayne Dr (at Forest) 
  • Middle Eastern Cuisine / American-style Breakfast
  • Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00AM - 9:00PM; Sun 9:00AM - 7:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.5 miles

Tim Hortons
  • 4830 Cass Ave. (between Warren and Hancock) 

  • Bagels, wraps, coffee, sandwiches ...and, you know, donuts. 

  • Hours: Mon-Sat 6:00AM - 9:00PM; Sun 6:00AM - 6:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.5 miles
Alley Taco (in Marcus Market)

  • 4614 2nd Ave
  • Tacos conveniently located in a liquor store
  • Hours: Mon-Wed 11:00AM - 10:00PM; Thurs 11:00AM - 12:00AM; Fri-Sat 11:00AM - 1:00AM; 12:00PM - 9:00PM Sunday 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.5 miles

Cass Café

  • 4620 Cass Ave (between Forest and Prentis) 
  • Full menu including vegetarian and vegan options
  • Hours: Mon-Thurs 11:00AM - 2:00AM (kitchen closes at 11:00PM); Fri & Sat 11:00AM - 2:00AM (kitchen closes at 1AM) 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.6 miles
Midtown Shangri-La
  •  4710 Cass Avenue (between Forest and Hancock)
  • Thai, Chinese, and Japanese food
  •  Hours: Mon-Thu 11:00AM - 9:00PM; Fri-Sat 11:00AM - 10:00PM
  •  Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.6 miles 
Maya's Indo-Pak Cuisine
  • 4445 2nd Ave. (between Prentis and Canfield) 
  • Vegetarian and non-vegetarian Indian food
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 11:00AM - 9:00PM; Sat, Sun 4:00PM - 9:00PM 
  • Free delivery; 25 minimum for delivery 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.6 miles
Bronx Bar
  • 4476 Second Ave. (between Prentis and Canfield) 
  • Burgers and sandwiches, soup, fried pickles
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 11:30AM - 2:00AM; Sat-Sun 12:00PM - 2:00AM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.6 miles
Motor City Brewing Works
  • 470 W. Canfield (between Cass and Second) 
  • Tasty local brews, pizzas, salad, soup and appetizers using high-quality ingredients
  • Hours: Mon-Thu 11:00AM - 12:00AM; Fri-Sat 11:00AM - 1:00AM; Sun 12:00PM - 12:00AM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.7 miles
Traffic Jam & Snug
  • 511 W. Canfield (between Cass and Second) 
  • Full menu based on in-house bakery, microbrewery, and dairy
  • Hours: Mon-Thu 11:00AM - 10:30:00PM; Fri 11:00AM - 12:00AM; Sat 12:00PM - 12:00AM; Sun 12:00PM - 8:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.7 miles
New Center Eatery
  • 3100 W Grand Blvd
  • Breakfast / American 
  • Hours: Mon-Thurs 8:00AM - 10:00PM; Fri-Sat 8:00AM - 4:00AM; Sunday 8:00AM - 10:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.7 miles
Go Sy! Thai
  • 4240 Cass Avenue
  • Thai
  • Hours: Daily 11:00AM - 9:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.7 Miles
Great Lakes Coffee Company
  • 3965 Woodward Ave 
  • Coffee / tea / light menu / wine bar 
  • Hours: Mon-Thurs 7:00AM - 11:00PM; Fri - Sat 7:00AM - 12:00PM; 10:00AM - 6:00PM Sunday 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.8 miles
Seva
  • 66 E. Forest Ave. (between Woodward and John R.) 
  • Sandwiches, entrees, salads, smoothies, bar with vegetarian/vegan options
  • Hours: Sun-Thurs 11:00AM–9PM; Fri/Sat 11:00AM–11PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.8 miles
Woodbridge Pub
  • 5169 Trumbull St
  • Sandwiches, entrees, salads, bar, plus vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free options
  • Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00AM - 2:00AM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.8 miles
La Feria
  • 4130 Cass Ave 
  • Spanish Tapas restaurant
  • Hours: Mon-Thurs 11:00AM - 11:00PM; Fri-Sat 11:00AM - 12:00PM
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.8 miles
Avalon International Breads
  • 422 W Willis St (between Cass and Second) 
  • Community bakery with organic, fair trade coffee, juice, bread, muffins, and sandwiches
  • Hours: Mon-Sat 6:00AM - 6:00PM; Sun 8:00AM - 4:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.9 miles
Slows-to-Go BBQ
  • 4107 Cass Ave (between Willis and Alexandrine) 
  • BBQ take out with some vegetarian options
  • Hours: Mon-Wed, Sun 11:00AM - 8:00PM; Thu-Sat 11:00AM - 9:00PM
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.9 miles
The Block
  • 3919 Woodward Ave
  • American / Steakhouse / Bar 
  • Hours: Mon - Thurs 11:00AM - 10:00PM; 11:00AM - 11:00PM Fri-Sat; 11:00AM - 9:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: 0.9 miles
Union Street
  • 4145 Woodward Ave
  • Traditional American cuisine
  • Hours: Mon 11:30AM - 12:00AM; Tue-Wed 11:30AM - 11:00PM; Thu-Fri 11:30AM - 1:00AM; Sat 4:00PM - 1:00AM; Sun 11:30AM - 8:00PM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: one mile
Majestic Café
  • 4140 Woodward Ave. (between Willis and Alexandrine) 
  • Full menu. 
  • Hours: Tue-Fri 11:00AM - 2:00AM; Sat-Sun 10:00AM - 2:00AM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: one mile.
Sgt. Pepperoni's Pizzeria & Deli
  • 4140 Woodward Ave. (between Willis and Alexandrine) 
  • Detroit-style pizza, salads, and sandwiches
  • Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00AM - 2:00AM
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: one mile.
Honest John's Bar & Grill
  • 488 Selden St (between Cass and 2nd Ave.) 
  • Bar with full menu, including vegetarian options
  • Hours: Mon-Sat 7:00AM - 2:00AM; Sun 9 am - 2:00AM 
  • Distance from Wayne State’s Campus: one mile

Chartreuse

  • 15 E. Kirby
  • 313.818.3915

The Detroit Pizza Company

  • 15 E. Kirby Suite 115
  • 313.872.9000

Falafill

  • 4206 Woodward Avenue
  • 313.338.3574
  • One mile from Wayne State’s campus

Jimmy John’s

  • 5118 Anthony Wanye Drive
  • 313.832.7614
  • On Wayne State’s campus
  • Hours: Open 11am-10pm weekdays (during summer classes)

Jet’s Pizza

  • 4718 Anthony Wayne Drive
  • 313.297.7000
  • On Wayne State’s campus
  • Hours: Thursday 10am-12am; Friday and Saturday 10am-2am; Sunday 10am-12am

Jolly Pumpkin

  • 441 W. Canfield (Between Cass and Second Ave)
  • 313.262.6115

Mac N’ Brewz

  • 4870 Cass Avenue (At the corner of Warren and Cass across from Wayne State)

SocraTea

  • 71 Garfield
  • 313.833.7100
  • Hours: Thursday-Saturday 10am-7pm; Sunday 12pm-5pm
  • Approx one mile from Wayne State’s Campus

Dangerously Delicious Pies

  • 70 W. Alexandrine St.
  • 313.818.3149
  • Hours: Open daily from 11am-9pm
  • Approx one mile from Wayne State’s Campus

Rock City Eatery

  • 4216 Woodward Ave
  • 313.265.3729
  • Hours: Open daily from 11am-9pm
  • Approx one mile from Wayne State’s Campus

2941 Street Food

  • 4219 Woodward Ave
  • 313.338.3466
  • Hours: Open daily from 11am-9pm
  • Approx one mile from Wayne State’s Campus