Where to Eat: Walking Distance from Little Caesars Arena

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With jammed packed wrestling action all weekend long, it can be a challenge to peel yourself away from your seat, even for food. This curated guide is designed for you to walk, eat and see the city between matches.

walking 10 minutes or less

 

Only have a short amount of time to grab and go? There’s great restaurant options at Little Caesars Arena and tons more within a 10 minute or less walk. Check out a handful of some of our favorite places in the surrounding.

 

Name

Distance from LCA (Walking)

Distance From LCA (Driving)

Phone

Address 

Mike’s Pizza Bar 00 min

(0.0 miles)

0 min (0.0 miles) 313-782-4589 2515 Woodward Ave.
District Market Detroit 00 min (0.0 miles) 0 min (0.0 miles) N/A 2645 Woodward Ave.
Grey Ghost 06 min (0.2 miles) 2 min (0.6 miles (313) 262-6534 47 Watson St
Hockeytown Café 06 min (0.3 miles) 2 min (0.5 miles) 313-471-3400 2301 Woodward Ave.
Harrys Detroit 06 min (0.3 miles) 2 min (0.3 Miles) 313-964-1575 2482 Clifford St.
Detroit One Coney Island 06 min (0.3 miles) 2 min (0.4 miles) 313-832-7380 3433 Woodward Ave.
Bakersfield 06 min (0.3 miles) 2 min (0.6 miles) (313) 974-7040 3100 Woodward Ave
Union Assembly 07 min (0.3 miles) 6 min (1.1 miles) (313) 636-6000 2131 Woodward Ave
Second Best 08 min (0.3 miles) 3 min (0.9 miles) 313) 315-3077 42 Watson St
Temple Bar 08 min (0.3 miles) 2 min (0.4 miles) (313) 832-2822 2906 Cass Ave
Bucharest (Colombia) 09 min (0.4 miles) 3 min (0.7 miles) (313) 965-3111 436 W. Columbia St.
Brass Rail Pizza 09 min (0.4 miles) 3 min (0.6 miles) 313-964-0782 18 W. Adams Ave.
Cliff Bells 09 min (0.5 miles) 3 min (0.7 miles) 313-961-2543 2030 Park Ave.
Rusted Crow 10 min (0.4 miles) 5 min (1.0 miles) (313) 782-4751 78 W Adams Ave
Tin Roof 10 min (0.5 miles) 4 min (0.9 miles) 313-362-6114 47 E. Adams Ave.
Detroit Shipping Co 10 min (0.5 miles) 3 min (0.5 miles) 313-462-4973 474 Peterboro St.
Inside of the Brakeman

walking 15 minutes or less

 

If you have a little more time to spare, walk or hop on a scooter and make your way to any of these choice dining and bar options. Hop on Woodward Avenue and start making your way south towards the water and find each side street filled with restaurant options, ranging from to-go options to sit down spots. Be sure to stop at one of the choices below.

 

Name

Distance from LCA(Walking)

Distance From LCA (Driving)

Phone

Address

Bookies Bar & Grill 11 min (0.5 miles) 4 min (0.7 miles) (313) 962-0319 2208 Cass Ave
Downtown Louie’s Lounge 12 min (0.6 miles) 3 min (0.8 miles) 313-961-1600 30 Clifford St.
Detroit Beer Co. 12 min (0.6 miles) 3 min (0.8 miles) 313-962-1529 1529 Broadway St.
The Brakeman 13 min (0.6 miles) 5 min (0.9 miles) N/A 22 John R St.
San Morello 13 min (0.6 miles) 4 min (0.8 miles) 313-209-4700 1400 Woodward Ave.
ChickP Detroit 13 min (0.6 miles) 4 min (0.8 miles) 313-315-3042 110 Clifford St.
Penny Reds 13 min (0.7 miles) 5 min (1.0 miles) N/A 1445 Farmer St.
Hudson Café 14 min (0.7 miles) 4 min (0.9 miles) 313-237-1000 1241 Woodward Ave.
Cannelle Coffee & Pastries 14 min (0.7 miles) 4 min (0.9 miles) 313-694-9767 45 W. Grand River Ave.
Mootz Pizzeria 15 min (0.7 miles) 4 min (0.9 miles) 313-243-1230 1230 Library St.
Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters 15 min (0.7 miles) 5 min (0.9 miles) 313-338-3515 1220 Griswold St.
Firebird Tavern chicken wings

walking 20 minutes or less

 

You finally have a break long enough to let you explore the city and grab a bite. Stroll through the Midtown and New Center areas to find restaurants, attractions, shopping and more. Don’t worry about loosing track of time or savoring your food a little longer, there are tons of scooter, bike or ride share options along the way. Satisfy your hunger at any of the places below.

 

Name

Distance from LCA(Walking)

Distance From LCA (Driving)

Phone

Address

Garden Bowl 16 min (0.7 miles) 3 min (0.7 miles) (313) 833-9700 ext. 205 4140 Woodward Ave
Prime and Proper 16 min (0.8 miles) 5 min (1.0 miles) 313-636-3100 1145 Griswold St.
7 Greens Detroit Salad Co. 16 min (0.8 miles) 5 mins (1.1 miles) 313-964-9005 1222 Library St.
Parc 17 min (0.8 miles) 5 min (1.1 miles) 313-922-PARC 800 Woodward Ave.
Chrome Bar & Grille 17 min (0.8 miles) 5 min (1.1 miles) 313-967-0900 351 Gratiot Ave.
Buffalo Wild Wings 17 min (0.8 miles) 5 min (1.0 miles) 313-961-9453 1218 Randolph St.
Texas De Brazil 17 mins (0.8 miles) 6 mins (1.2 miles) 313-964-4333 1000 Woodward Ave.
Basement Burger Bar 18 min (0.8 miles) 6 min (1.2 miles) 313-818-3708 1326 Brush St.
Old Miami 18 min (0.8 miles) 4 min (0.9 miles) (313) 831-3830 3930 Cass Ave
La Feria Spanish Tapas 18 min (0.9 miles) 3 min (0.9 miles) 313-285-9081 4130 Cass Ave.
American Coney Island 18 min (0.9 miles) 6 min (1.1 miles) 313-961-7758 114 W. Lafayette Blvd.
Fishbones 19 min (0.9 miles) 6 min (1.1 miles) 313-965-4600 400 Monroe St.
Firebird Tavern 19 min (0.9 miles) 6 min (1.1 miles) 313-782-4189 419 Monroe St.
Dime Store 19 min (0.9 miles) 5 min (1.1 miles) 313-962-9106 719 Griswold St.
Old Shillelagh Irish Pub 19 mins (0.9 miles) 5 min (1.1 miles) 313-964-0007 349 Monroe St.
Grand Trunk Pub 20 min (1.0 mile) 6 min (1.4 miles) 313-961-3043 612 Woodward Ave.
Eastern Market 20 min (1.0 mile) 5 min (1.1 miles) 313-833-9300 2934 Russell St.
Maru 20 min (1.0 miles) 5 min (1.2 miles) 313-315-3100 160 W. Fort St.
Go Sy Thai (Cass Ave) 20 min (1.0 miles) 4 min (1 mile) 313-638-1467 4240 Cass Ave.
Five Guys Burgers & Fries 20 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.3 miles) 313-237-7777 508 Monroe St.
Shake Shack 20 mins (0.9 miles) 6 mins (1.2 miles) 313-672-0501 660 Woodward Ave.
Jolly Pumpkin in Midtown Detroit

walking 30 minutes or less

 

If you have some extra time to spare, walk or take the Qline to any of these local favorites. Take in the sights and sounds of the city on your way to taste the flavors of Detroit. Find seafood, BBQ, burgers, diners, delicious Mediterranean, pubs and more no matter which direction you take from the area. Try not to drool over some of the tasty picks listed.

 

Name

Distance from LCA(Walking)

Distance From LCA (Driving)

Phone 

Address

Marios Restaurant 21 min (1.0 mile) 4 min (1.1 miles) 313-832-1616 4222 Second Ave.
Three Legged Goat 21 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.3 miles) 313-983-4000 517 Monroe St.
Ready Player One: Bar & Arcade 21 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.3 miles) 313-395-3300 407 E. Fort St.
Prism 21 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.3 miles) 313-309-2499 555 E. Lafayette Blvd.
Checkers 21 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.1 miles) 313-831-1268 4664 Woodward Ave.
Townhouse 21 mins (1.0 miles) 7 mins (1.3 miles) 313-723-1000 500 Woodward Ave.
Wahlburgers 22 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.3 miles) 313-462-8161 569 Monroe St.
Red Smoke BBQ 22 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (1.3 miles) 313-962-2100 573 Monroe St.
London Chop House 22 min (1.0 miles) 7 min (1.3 miles) 313-962-0277 155 W. Congress St.
Niki’s 23 min (0.9 miles) 6 min (1.8 miles) (313) 961-4303 735 Beaubien Blvd
Apparatus Room 23 min (1.1 miles) 7 min (1.3 miles) 313-800-5600 250 W. Larned St.
The Detroiter 24 min (1.0 miles) 7 min (1.0 miles) 313-963-3355 655 Beaubien Blvd
Jolly Pumpkin 24 min (1.1 miles) 5 min (1.1 miles) (313) 262-6115 441 W Canfield St #9,
Sweetwater Tavern 25 min (1.0 miles) 6 min (2.0 miles) (313) 962-2210 400 E Congress St
Traffic Jam 25 min (1.1 miles) 5 min (1.1 miles) 313-831-9470 511 West Canfield St
Applebees / IHOP 25 min (1.2 miles) 5 min (2.2 miles) 313-879-5141 333 East  Jefferson Ave.
Highlands Detroit 27 min (1.3 miles) 7 min (2.6 miles) 313-877-9090 400 Renaissance Center
Joe Muer Seafood 29 min (1.3 miles) 8 min (1.7 miles) 313-567-6837 400 GM Renaissance Center, Ste. 1404
Nathans Deli 29 mins (1.4 miles) 5 min (2.0 miles) 313-962-3354 581 E. Jefferson Ave.
Nemos 30 min (1.3 miles) 7 min (2.0 miles) (313) 965-3180 1384 Michigan Ave
Andiamo Detroit River Front 30 min (1.4 miles) 6 min (2.4 miles) 313-567-6700 400 GM Renaissance Center
McShanes 31 min (1.4 miles) 7 min (1.5 miles) (313) 961-1960 1460 Michigan Ave
Bobcat Bonnies 35 min (1.6 miles) 6 min (1.7 miles) 313) 962-1383 1800 Michigan Ave
Mercury Burger Bar 39 min (1.8 miles) 6 min (1.8 miles) 313) 964-5000 2163 Michigan Ave