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Motor City Wine

1949 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48216-1347
+1 313-483-7283
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Really great atmosphere

We came here one night unexpectedly. It was quiet at first but began getting busy around the time... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Jillian S
via mobile
Excellent selection and service

Really interesting wines to choose from. Don't recognize any, ask the bar tenders. They know the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
CleveKen
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Cleveland, Ohio
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
27 Nov 2017
“Really great atmosphere”
3 Sep 2017
“Excellent selection and service”
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1949 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48216-1347
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+1 313-483-7283
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We came here one night unexpectedly. It was quiet at first but began getting busy around the time we left. There was a dog sitting at the bar and they allowed my friend to bring her dog out on the patio as well. It reminded...More

Thank Jillian S
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Really interesting wines to choose from. Don't recognize any, ask the bar tenders. They know the wines, will make excellent recommendations, and give you a taste if your not an *sshole. They have visitng chefs come in to serve the food bill, and music varies....More

Thank CleveKen
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is our second visit. The first time we were over served! This time, we sat on the awesome patio and drank low abv beers. The wines are poured generously. A chef cooks a mixed menu on a grill. I've never tried it, but it...More

Thank Teri D
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

We like going here for the laid back feel, and the libations are tasty and well made. Good selection of wine and what little booze they have they have the right stuff. Food is good - music is nice. Like I said we like to...More

Thank Tim B
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We were excited that this wine bar finally opened. The staff is wonderful and the food offerings from motor city always a winner.looking forward to see the expansion of wine selections in the future.

Thank jackiejackshaw
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Cool local Corktown spot with nice jazz and a nice, we'll-curated and modestly-priced bottle wine selection (glass selection is not as good). Great to find a nice local specialty spot like this, but it needs to be cleaned up just a bit and the service...More

Thank CaseyfromBoston
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit @ the Motor City Wine Co. It's a very relaxed & chill spot. I'm making it my new favorite spot.

Thank Ava C
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Reviewed 15 December 2016

A vary relaxed place to chill out, and have a glass of wine or a beer. They have a nice selection of interesting wines to choose from. We stopped in here on a whim, after lunch at GSG. Met one of the owners, who is...More

Thank thai1on
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Great venue, where I saw some live jazz on a Friday night. The jazz was awesome, no stage, which gave it that wild jam night feel, with top musicians. Audience able to dance and get down with them. Wine list extensive, although I'm a beer...More

Thank Zach M
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Motor city wine reminds me of poor version of the Bachanal in New Orleans. Considering the lack of social life in Detroit this is a really nice place to spend some time outside (the inside is awfully ugly and dark) while drinking wine and listening...More

Thank Hamé L
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