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Public House

138 N Monroe St, Monroe, MI 48162-2619
+1 734-242-3010
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
138 N Monroe St, Monroe, MI 48162-2619
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve given PH many tries. It’s one of the coolest looking places that’s local and it’s a wonderful concept. The drinks are amazing. But as my husband said tonight, we really want to thoroughly enjoy our meals, but they fall short. Usually, it’s because the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank SallySTravel
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sally R, we apologize for your experience and we obviously never want our guests to leave unhappy. You deserve good service and good food when you go out for a meal. Please email us at publichousemi@gmail.com to confirm the date and time you visited...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were in Monroe for a day and decided to check out a local venue. We chose the Public House and we were very pleased with our choice. Our waitress, Rachel, was wonderful. She assisted with our meal selection and also provided...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ElAutenticoGuapo
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our team is thrilled you found us, and that you had an excellent experience! Thank you for the recommendation and your comments will be passed along to Rachel.

Reviewed 12 November 2018

This is an independent restaurant in downtown Monroe, MI. The place is nicely decorated in what I would call "farmhouse modern." I've been here to eat 4 times in the past 2 years. They regularly have unique items on their menu along with regulars for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Leo K
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hi Leo K, thank you for being a loyal guest! We value your feedback and invite you to email us at publichousemi@gmail.com to elaborate on your expectations. Our team is always open to new ideas.

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Service — Our server’s shift ended while we were dining and we had another server take over. A bit of communication might have made the transition a bit smoother. The rest of the staff appears to be bored or bothered today when looking around. Price...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nicolledotcom
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for trying us nicolledotcom, and we are sorry we didn't quite hit the mark with you. Our recipes are made from scratch with fresh ingredients by a talented team of chefs and cooks. We appreciate your feedback as it helps us improve.

Reviewed 8 November 2018

While I have only been here for breakfast, I’m confident lunch and diner would be amazing too! Upscale/ Casual atmosphere serves gourmet foods. Best buttermilk chicken and waffles I have ever had! A little more expensive than most diners or chains, but if you are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kskcollins
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

We are so happy you had a top notch experience with us! Thank you for coming in for breakfast and for the great review.

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to this restaurant for lunch based on other reviews and it was fabulous. The food was so delicious (many options for vegetarians which is a plus for me)!! My 5 year old daughter kept stealing my amazing beet salad. If we lived closer,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jmclellan78
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Our team appreciates your comments and review! Thank you for choosing Public House when you were in our area.

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Stopped in with my wife for dinner on Sunday afternoon. We were promptly seated and a very nice waitress (Casey?) soon came for our drink orders. My wife ordered the butternut squash pasta and I had the BBQ Chicken. Our salads with the cherry vinaigrette...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barongsd
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for the wonderful comments, we are so pleased that you and your wife were happy with your experience. Public House uses fresh ingredients and all menu items are made in-house, and we're thrilled you noticed. We do apologize for the lukewarm food and...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I've never Blown Away by the food at Public House, but it's good enough that I've been multiple times now. It's a cool place and I would recommend it but it's not the best in Monroe.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank cybermax93
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Hi cybermax93, thank you for being a loyal guest to Public House! Our team would love to know how we could earn a 5 bubble review with you. Please email us at publichousemi@gmail if you would like to elaborate. Your review and feedback are appreciated!

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We just had a most delicious lunch at Public House in Monroe, Michigan. The food is all homemade, friendly staff, and cozy family-oriented restaurant. The part-owner, Fred, greeted us and talked a little how they operate and their philosophy I will definitely come back and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank karenmN9016BC
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Karen M, we are so happy that you enjoyed your experience! Your recommendation is much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We checked on your sight to see this local eatery to receive great reviews and a varied menu. The local beverages were cold and the food was deliscious! My husband recommends the PBJ Burger!!! Great service rounded out a nice dinner. Well done!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Resort624994
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for the great comments, we are happy you loved your visit!

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DNH74
27 March 2018|
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Response from Maria D | Property representative |
We will be open until 3 pm, serving our regular breakfast menu as well as a few special items. Bottomless mimosas will also be available. Reservations needed for parties of 6 or more.
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Wickedfun1
11 October 2017|
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Response from Thomas M | Reviewed this property |
definitely a full bar, the night we were there they had some unique and exotic specialty drinks on the menu...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 N Monroe St, Monroe, MI 48162-2619
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 734-242-3010
  • E-mail
Description
We are thrilled to bring the neighborhood fresh, healthy food served in a rustic modern atmosphere
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