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Saltwater at MGM Grand - CLOSED

1777 3rd St, Detroit, MI 48226-2561
+1 877-888-2121
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
22 Aug 2013
“Nice food but overpriced”
20 Jan 2013
“This restaurant has closed and is now a Wolfgang Puck restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1777 3rd St, Detroit, MI 48226-2561
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Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

The food was really good but way overpriced. Same is true for the wine list. Nice variety of wines by the glass but the bar certainly does not pour a very generous portion for the price. Service was very good and the quality is high...More

Thank BHartMich
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Saltwater closed last year. It is now a Wolfgang Puck restaurant, I believe called Cucina. I have not yet been to the new restaurant. I was sorry to see Saltwater close, as I had been there a couple of times with friends from out of...More

1  Thank applegirl57
Reviewed 10 October 2012

First of all service was terrible second our server had no knowledge of the menu she had to take my wifes menu and read what was on the dish. Even after that her explanation was wrong and inacurate of what we got. Taste we were...More

Thank Nazar A
Reviewed 16 September 2012

As downtown Detroit continues to improve and develop, so has its restaurant options. So, while this may have been good back when its early days, there are more worthy options when you're looking at this price range.

Thank Chad-Candy
Reviewed 25 August 2012

The happy hour at Saltwater is outstanding! $5.00 for nice little portions of very fine food. They also have a very fine white and a red wine @$5.00 each. Yes the portions are pretty small but if you have them all(5) ,it makes a good...More

Thank CTRocks
Reviewed 21 August 2012

This was an excellent spot to relax with old classmate from high school. The atmosphere is tranquil. The food was to die for. Relaxing after a little gambling.

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Food was good service slow. Menu presented well and explained well just slow with execution

Thank Lechiffre1
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Food was very good, Loved the muscles, the porch chops were great as well. Service was excellent, The Wine selection is very good, They even do half price wine on Tuesday nights, Gives you the chance to try something priced out of your normal comfort...More

Thank HDM1228
Reviewed 7 July 2012

One visit was enough. Never again--poor odds at the Tables and lousy food, warm beer and nasty servers.

Thank NamutKwu
Reviewed 1 July 2012

Seafood was good, but it was not worth the price. Service was as expected, but nothing more.

Thank bjs119
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1777 3rd St, Detroit, MI 48226-2561
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 877-888-2121
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  • This restaurant is at MGM Grand Detroit
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