48 Detroit Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Lula's Louisiana Cookhouse, Eddie V's - Troy, The Capital Grille - Troy
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Southern, Seafood, Steakhouse
Neighborhoods:Flint, Troy

Lula's Louisiana Cookhouse

$$$$·Southern·
Flint
690 reviews
  • Worth the Drive
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
This was my second visit we drove 2 hours to eat there because it was so good the first time. We love New Orleans and you captured the food! Wish you had grits though.
93% recommended
42 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Eddie V's - Troy

$$$$·Seafood·
Troy
1,574 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
The food was amazing and Andrew gave us amazing service !!
97% recommended
Special Occasion in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
30 people mentioned the Banana Foster
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The Capital Grille - Troy

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Troy
2,454 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Excellent steak salad
95% recommended
Steakhouse in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
33 people mentioned the Calamari
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Stella's Table

$$$$·Contemporary American·
White Lake
2,030 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
We haven't been to the Root in a few years and we were not disappointed! The food was excellent, service great, and ambience very comfortable. We will return sooner.
94% recommended
41 people mentioned the Pork Shoulder
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River Crab - St. Clair

$$$$·Seafood·
St. Clair
1,847 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Waterfront
The experience was great. They have taken precautions, servers were all friendly and meal was wonderful. The location , by the water, is a huge plus.
95% recommended
Scenic View in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
10 people mentioned the Banana Foster

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Ann Arbor

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Ann Arbor
977 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
It’s was a celebration for SWEETEST DAY for me, my sister and cousin.
88% recommended
Steakhouse in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
12 people mentioned the Au Gratin

Sedona Taphouse-Troy

$$$$·American·
Troy
1,245 reviews
  • Happy Hour
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
We love Mondays! The salmon and steak are sooo good. Happy hour is the best. Really everything on the menu is excellent!
93% recommended
American in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
8 people mentioned the Flat Iron Steak

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Troy

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Troy
1,601 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Great service!
85% recommended
Most Booked in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
16 people mentioned the Sweet Potato Casserole
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Ocean Prime - Troy

$$$$·Seafood·
Troy
4,768 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Wife and I went to Ocean Prime for our anniversary and our experience was everything we expected plus more! Food was fantastic. We both ordered their lobster bisque and I had the 3Read more
96% recommended
Seafood in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
71 people mentioned the Calamari
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Brighton Bar and Grill

$$$$·American·
Brighton
1,361 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Lovely. Even during a pandemic. Our waitress Melissa was attentive and perfect.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
18 people mentioned the Pot Roast

Joe Muer Bloomfield Hills

$$$$·Seafood·
Bloomfield Hills
1,279 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
We had Anne as our server and she couldn’t have taken better care of us. Informative and helpful but not pushy, gave us time to savor everything and checked on us just the right amRead more
94% recommended
Seafood in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
22 people mentioned the Dover Sole

Zehnder's of Frankenmuth

$$$$·American·
Frankenmuth
4,611 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for Groups
Great food as always. Also part of the birthday club is free dinner in your birthday month.
93% recommended
Kid Friendly in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
35 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

SavannahBlue

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Detroit
2,008 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Comfort Food
Love it here, food is delicious.
95% recommended
Good for Groups in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
101 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Roast - A Michael Symon Restaurant

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Detroit
4,874 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
I have been waiting for the opportunity to dine at one of Chef Symon's establishments. It was worth the wait! EVERYTHING was spot on and delicious! I will definitely be back.
91% recommended
Romantic in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
137 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Texas de Brazil - Detroit

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Detroit
4,151 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
The noise level was sadly very high. Other than that the meal was greay
90% recommended
Most Booked in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
50 people mentioned the Flank Steak
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J. Alexander's - Troy

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Troy
865 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Special Occasion
Our waiter was outstanding and so was the food.
91% recommended
24 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Social Kitchen and Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Birmingham
915 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
This place was awesome! Our server Presley was the best! Her suggestions on the food were spot on, and drinks as well. She made it experience fur sure!
85% recommended
18 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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Gandy Dancer

$$$$·Seafood·
Ann Arbor
4,818 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Celebrated our 1st year wedding anniversary here. Service was excellent and food was amazing. They even had customized our menus with a “happy anniversary” message for us and tiedRead more
95% recommended
Seafood in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
96 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Diamonds Steak & Seafood - Howell

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Howell
1,150 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Always the best service and food. Always made to feel special!!
87% recommended
26 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Morton's The Steakhouse - Troy

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Troy
2,183 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Service was great, Tom I believe. Food was good, however the steaks weren’t as tender as expected, also I didn’t like the “auctioning” of food upon delivery.
84% recommended
31 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Bloomfield Hills

$$$$·Steak·
Bloomfield Hills
2,268 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Food was sooo good, server Violet was excellent and very attentive
92% recommended
Steak in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
24 people mentioned the Calamari

The Whitney

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Detroit
3,657 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Really cool place with great food. Would definitely recommend to others.
87% recommended
44 people mentioned the Calamari
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Fogo de Chao - Troy

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Troy
862 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
This was our first visit and we LOVED it. We were celebrating 2 Birthdays and it was a perfect way to do so.
36 people mentioned the Chao

Bistro Joe's

$$$$·Global, International·
Birmingham
888 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Reasonably priced and a wide selection on menu items made this first time experience enjoyable
94% recommended
15 people mentioned the Bloody Mary

Prime29 Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
West Bloomfield
1,183 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Me and my Husband first time coming here we will be back!
88% recommended
Best Ambiance in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
18 people mentioned the Calamari
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Maggiano's - Troy

$$$$·Italian·
Troy
5,214 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
I would suggest more Brunch menu options. Different French toast, pancakes, flavored mimosas, etc. on the other hand the service was good and fast.
93% recommended
40 people mentioned the Chop Salad
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Detroit Fish House

$$$$·Seafood·
Shelby Township
565 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Robbie was one of the nicest waiters I have experienced lately. He made our very special date night a excellent experience and we will be back very soon!
90% recommended
Seafood in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
9 people mentioned the Calamari

Tria

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Dearborn
542 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
We love this Place !!! Never rushed, food and drink are excellent
83% recommended
9 people mentioned the Breakfast Buffet

Cafe Zola

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Ann Arbor
618 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
Clair our sever was wonderful! I had a few questions about an entree choice, she was spot on about describing preparation details. The food was excellent. Healthy portion and amaziRead more
89% recommended
Great for Brunch in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
5 people mentioned the Calamari

220 Merrill

$$$$·American·
Birmingham
1,111 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
My friend’s 40th birthday
88% recommended
Hot Spot in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
27 people mentioned the Short Rib
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5ive/Five Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Plymouth
483 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
  • Quiet Conversation
Food and experience were both positive. Steak and salmon wonderful. This server and in prior visit, were both less familiar with menu and wine selections than one typically finds aRead more
85% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
4 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Granite City Food & Brewery - Northville

$$$$·American·
Northville
972 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Comfort Food
It was me and my honey date night for sweetest day it was his first time their. And he loved it our waiter name was Kylie she was super sweet and helpful she made the experience reRead more
88% recommended
22 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Gratzi - Ann Arbor

$$$$·Italian·
Michigan
2,877 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
We felt very safe with all their extra efforts, dining outside, touchless menus, all wearing masks and safe distancing. Great job!
87% recommended
54 people mentioned the Calamari
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Mitchell's Fish Market - Livonia

$$$$·Seafood·
Livonia
3,411 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
The twin Tails special was great and the service very good
88% recommended
Seafood in Detroit
36 people mentioned the Calamari

Zola Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary French / American·
Ann Arbor
592 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Great for Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
As always Zola Bistro did not disappoint. The creative new menu was excellent. I’d recommend the Red Dragon cocktail and the cauliflower fritters. However the service was unusuallyRead more
Fit for Foodies in Ann Arbor
5 people mentioned the Sweet Potato Fries

Toasted Oak Grill & Market

$$$$·American·
Novi
1,593 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Cozy
The food is always beyond delicious!! Love the farm to table, almost everything made from scratch food! So delicious!!
Healthy in Detroit
23 people mentioned the Porchetta

Mad Hatter Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Birmingham
521 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Afternoon Tea
Excellent food and excellent service! We had lunch first and then tea and crumpets - couldn't have been better. Thanks!
84% recommended
Great for Brunch in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
4 people mentioned the Breakfast Burger

Andiamo Italian Restaurant - Dearborn

$$$$·Italian·
Dearborn
1,594 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Gina makes a wonderful martini and the hostess was very patient with checking us in.
93% recommended
14 people mentioned the Calamari

The Melting Pot - Troy

$$$$·Fondue·
Troy
1,783 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
It was an great experience
93% recommended
Special Occasion in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
62 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Triple Nickel

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Birmingham
410 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Everything was good, but somewhat overpriced. My white fish entree was $26. It was served with rice and asparagus but my soup was $6 extra, salad would have been $ more.
92% recommended
9 people mentioned the Walleye
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Rocky's of Northville

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Northville
1,544 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great dining experience. We eat there often. Food is always excellent no matter what we order.
95% recommended
Contemporary American in Detroit / Eastern Michigan
17 people mentioned the White Fish

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Livonia

$$$$·Italian·
Livonia
1,074 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Casual
I loved our waiter Charles. He made the evening!
85% recommended
11 people mentioned the Free Dessert

NOVI Chophouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Novi
1,247 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
They have a fantastic wait staff and excellent menu options.
81% recommended
26 people mentioned the Mushroom Bisque
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Ciao Italian Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·Italian·
West Bloomfield
209 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Bar Seating
We sat at the bar to eat Bartender Gabby did a great job We will go again
88% recommended
3 people mentioned the Calamari
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Andiamo - Livonia

$$$$·Italian·
Livonia
1,559 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
The waitress that we had was very nice and helpful. There was no complaint that I had for that night.
87% recommended
22 people mentioned the Calamari

Cliff Bell's

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Detroit
1,248 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
When you walk inside this joint you are immediately transported back to the 1940's/1950's. You feel like you are in the heart of the golden era in Detroit, you can picture the all Read more
88% recommended
18 people mentioned the Bottomless Mimosas
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Benihana - Troy

$$$$·Japanese·
Troy
2,244 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Groups
Chris the cook was excellent...very nice and entertaining.
Kid Friendly in Detroit
35 people mentioned the Garlic Butter
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The Quarter Bistro - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Creole / Cajun / Southern·
Ann Arbor
813 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Chicken Picatta was very good. Always enjoy the delicious bread. Only complaint is that the Butternut Squash Ravioli is off the menu. I moved from Michigan to West Coast and was soRead more
89% recommended
17 people mentioned the Jambalaya
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