BESA Detroit

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$31 to $50
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The brainchild of Mario Camaj and Gerti Begaj complemented by chef Nick Geftos inventive and exciting menu make for a relaxed, sophisticated and uncompromising hospitality experience. From every unexpected detail in the dishes to each conversation had between bites, BESA is a surprising celebration of authenticity, honesty, and timeless charm.

Our progressive American cuisine coupled with our unrivaled service will leave you wanting more.

Rather you're looking for lunch, happy hour or dinner, BESA is where you'll want to be.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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American, Contemporary American, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Mon–Wed 11:00 am–10:00 pm
Thu, Fri 11:00 am–11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm
Sun 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
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Phone number
(313) 315-3000
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Nick Geftos
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Private party facilities
We offer a variety of options with regard to private events. We designed and built our restaurant to be able to offer multiple experiences within the same space. We have a Chef's Table for 15 that offer an amazing experience private experience. We can do events for up to 40 people in our lounge which is separated from our upper floor dining. We can do a more casual event of up to 30 people in our bar area with high tables and the bar. We can also do events for up to 250 people that would include a variety of different experiences throughout the restaurant; high tables, bar area, raw bar, lounge and private room, all in one. Truly unique experience unlike any other place in Detroit. Location, flexibility, attention to detail and overall philosophy of putting our guest ahead of everything makes for one of a kind experience at BESA.
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Cross street
North West corner of Woodward & E Congress
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Parking details
Parking available on the street, parking structures on Congress or valet Friday- Saturday.
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine