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Public House

138 N Monroe St, Monroe, MI 48162-2619
+1 734-242-3010
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mac and cheese” (12 reviews)
“hash” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
138 N Monroe St, Monroe, MI 48162-2619
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A few years ago while traveling we found this gem when we decided we wanted to venture away from the highway. Since them we stop here whenever we are traveling to Detroit. My hsb and I enjoy their pressed cuban sandwich. I got the house...More

Thank Jo R
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are so happy you found us and have returned on your trips to the area Jo R! Thank you for your loyalty and for the review.

Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband was playing a jazz festival in Monroe and some family members from Detroit came to hear him play. After the show we wanted to go to dinner together and had NO idea where to go, so we googled restaurants in Monroe. Dennys, Ihop,...More

Thank jblessman
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful comments and recommendation jblessman! We try to accommodate many food sensitivities while also keeping an interesting menu with seasonal specials. We hope to see you the next time you are in monroe!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is Fresh and well-prepared. I wish the menu was a little bigger, would love to see a pork chop dish or maybe a pasta. The staff is super friendly and helpful.

Thank ashley26p
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are thrilled you had a perfect date night at Public House ashley26p! Thank you for the suggestions for the menu. I will pass them along to the chef.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the stuffed portabella mushroom and spouse ordered the salmon. Mushroom was good but filling had a large amount of onions in proportion to other items. Salmon was over cooked. Salad dressing options are very limited. Fries were generous in their portion but barely warm...More

Thank baumeier
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry your salmon was over cooked as we never want our guests to leave unhappy. Please give us another try and mention to George or Fred that you are back. Thank you for your feedback as it helps us enhance our guests' experience.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We normally like this place, but last time we went we had a disappointing experience. It took 30 minutes to get chicken tenders and flat bread. And when we finally got our food, it was cold. The server told us that she would request new...More

Thank Kenneth N
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I apologize for your less than perfect experience Kenneth. The team is happy you normally have a pleasing visit, but also apologizes for this last dinner. It would be great if you could email us at publichousemi@gmail.com with the date and approximate time of your...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We love Public House. Consistently great food & service! You can also sign up for montly emails & get discounts on food. Shout out to our favorite server, Stephanie :)

Thank George W
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi George W, thank you for the great comments and recommendation! I will pass your shout out along to Stephanie.

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

A regular stop for us. An upscale menu with reasonable prices. Consistently high quality. The staff is first rate. Jackie is especially nice and provides great service.

Thank wikblom
Maria D, Guest Relations Manager at Public House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Our team appreciates your high praise of Public House wikblom! Thank you for the review and I will pass your comments along to Jackie.

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We were driving home from Virginia, hungry for dinner,not far off 75! We had a great dinner started with a watermelon salad! Friendly atmosphere and great service!

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of comfort food that hubby likes, Mac n cheese, pot pie . Healthy fresh choices. Different from average... beets and sweet potatoes and cauliflower all served up special. Very flavorful. Nice change of pace locally. Good restaurant to take visitors

Thank Bettina B
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I could live here! The lemonberry bottomless mimosas, the chicken and waffles, the shrimp and grits, the loaded chips, the Mac and cheese. Look.. There are honestly no words to describe how delicious everything was. Our waitress Stephanie was very attentive and nice. Fred (the...More

1  Thank Royale M
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2018|
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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
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, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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
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We are thrilled to bring the neighborhood fresh, healthy food served in a rustic modern atmosphere
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