Highest-rated cheap eats in Detroit, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Detroit, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Detroit that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Anchor Bar

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 450 W Fort St, Detroit, MI 48226-3169
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#29. Tommy's Detroit Bar and Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (40 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 624 3rd St, Detroit, MI 48226-3101
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#28. Pie-Sci

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (32 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza
- Address: 5163 Trumbull St, Detroit, MI 48208-1730
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#27. Dutch Girl Donut Co

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (41 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries
- Address: 19000 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48203-1903
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#26. Evie's Tamales

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (62 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican
- Address: 3454 Bagley St, Detroit, MI 48216-1634
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#25. Detroit Water Ice Factory

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (30 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 1014 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-1906
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#24. La Gloria Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (53 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries
- Address: 3345 Bagley St, Detroit, MI 48216-1631
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#23. Taqueria Lupita

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 3443 Bagley St, Detroit, MI 48216-1633
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#22. Cadillac Square Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (39 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 111 Cadillac Sq, Detroit, MI 48226-2840
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#21. Taqueria El Rey

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (45 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 4730 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209-2120
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#20. Nemo's Bar & Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (85 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 1384 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-1019
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#19. Detroiter Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (62 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 655 Beaubien St, Detroit, MI 48226-2902
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#18. The Ham Shop

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (102 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 330 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2915
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#17. Cafe DIA

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (43 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202-4008
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#16. Golden Fleece Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (199 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
- Address: 525 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2932
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#15. Hygrade Restaurant & Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (86 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 3640 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48216-1009
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#14. Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (55 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 4101 3rd St, Detroit, MI 48201-1684
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#13. Clique Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (61 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 1326 E Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI 48207-3104
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#12. Louie's Ham and Corned Beef Eastern Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (61 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 3570 Riopelle St, Detroit, MI 48207-4546
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#11. New Palace Bakery

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (51 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Polish
- Address: 9833 Joseph Campau St, Detroit, MI 48212-3234
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#10. Sister Pie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (66 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Cafe
- Address: 8066 Kercheval St Detroit, Michigan 48214, Detroit, MI 48214-2632
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#9. Bucharest Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (107 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Fast Food
- Address: 1623 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48216-1381
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#8. Scotty Simpson's Fish and Chips

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (67 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Address: 22200 Fenkell St, Detroit, MI 48223-1535
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#7. Honest John's Bar & Grill - Selden St.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (99 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 488 Selden St 488 Seldon Street, Detroit, MI 48201-1724
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#6. Roasting Plant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (115 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 660 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-3516
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#5. American Coney Island

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (432 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Address: 114 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-2609
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#4. Taqueria Mi Pueblo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (210 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 7278 DIX St, Detroit, MI 48209-1204
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#3. Supino Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (285 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 2457 Russell St, Detroit, MI 48207-2631
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#2. Green Dot Stables

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (671 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 2200 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48216-1830
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#1. Lafayette Coney Island

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,076 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Address: 118 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-2609
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