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Michael Symon's Roast

€€€€American, Steakhouse,
1128 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-1907
+1 313-961-2500
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“filet” (88 reviews)
“rosemary fries” (30 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1128 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-1907
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in town for a conference and the concierge from The Detroit Club selected this restaurant for is. It was excellent. Our favorites were the steaks, the brussels and the Taylor Made cocktail. The servers are professionals and friendly. We ate there twice in...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

During my business trip to Detroit I met my brother for a great night with family at Roast. There are so many great dining establishments in this part of Detroit but relying on Trip Advisor we selected this great place to eat. Valet parking was...More

Thank CTSm1951
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took my dad here for Father’s Day and his 50th Birthday Celebration over the weekend. Our experience was amazing. Ken was our waiter and he did a phenomenal job! We was courteous, knowledgeable and engaging. All of our food was superb! We ordered the...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had visited several Michael Symon restaurants in Cleveland. This was our first visit to Detroit and hence our first visit to roast. Quite frankly we were underwhelmed, we did not think it was up to the other restaurants standards that we had visited. We...More

Thank staylor838
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When going to a restaurant of a famous chief you have expectations that are raised. I am happy to say that Roast was able to meet or exceed all of ours. The food and service were both excellent, Our waitress was there when we wanted...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think I reviewed "Roast" about 3 years ago, and it is STILL GREAT! We stopped by the bar on a Friday afternoon at 4 pm, and found Happy Hour had just begun. Wines are by the glass at $5. The bar menu is half...More

Thank VaporK8
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Husband and I had dinner at Roast to celebrate our first wedding anniversary. Being a huge fan of Michael Symon’s we had big expectations for the restaurant, and I have to say they were not only met but exceeded! The staff was friendly and attentive,...More

1  Thank Priscilla O
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

First, it is not cheap & everything is ala carte. I had the 9oz filet with the crab bearnaise & the creamy polenta. You did not need a knife to cut the steak, it pulled apart. The creamy polenta was like ...sweet, creamy deliciousness.. my...More

Thank char4u2lv
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Very expensive!! But worth it. I had the 9oz filet mignon and it was amazing. Sides were whipped potatoes and mac n cheese and those were very good. Staff are very friendly and attentive.

Thank Jeremiah S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We loved this place. We started with the mussels and Fries. We also tried the meatballs. The Lamb Shank was the best I have ever had. Very flavorful and super tender. The Scallops were also perfect. Def both of those dishes are a must. For...More

Thank Steve G
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Sharon S
20 January 2018|
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Response from CTSm1951 | Reviewed this property |
A easy walk from either the stop at the GM Renaissance center or the COBO convention center stop. Of course anyone with any type of health issue it may be a bit difficult. I frequently walk from the Renaissance Marriott to... More
Deborah S
5 July 2016|
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Response from 2Moore | Reviewed this property |
My suggestion is to call them directly. They do have at least one private room but I'm not sure how many it holds.
22 August 2015|
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Response from Eric J | Reviewed this property |
The parking is valet as a part of the Westin Book Cadillac hotel. $10 and if they park you in front of the building, a nice tip is customary.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1128 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-1907
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-961-2500
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