Highest-rated cheap eats in Detroit, according to Tripadvisor

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January 3, 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 the 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. 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. Pho Lucky

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (32 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese
- Address: 3111 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2723
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#29. Duly's Place

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 5458 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209-2124
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#28. Pupuseria y Restaurante

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (31 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Central American, Latin
- Address: 3149 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48210-2986
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#27. Farmers Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 2542 Market St, Detroit, MI 48207-4540
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#26. Gonellas Foods

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (24 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Italian
- Address: 295 S Oakwood, Detroit, MI 48217-1450
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#25. Nancy Whiskey Pub

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (34 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bar, Pub
- Address: 2644 Harrison St, Detroit, MI 48216-1250
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#24. Pie-Sci

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (31 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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#23. Kuzzo's Chicken & Waffles

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (87 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 19345 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48221-1717
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#22. 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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#21. 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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#20. Taqueria Lupita

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (45 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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#19. 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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#18. 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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#17. 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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#16. 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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#15. The Ham Shop

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (101 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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#14. 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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#13. Cafe DIA

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (42 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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#12. 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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#11. 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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#10. Golden Fleece Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (194 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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#9. 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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#8. Louie's Ham and Corned Beef Eastern Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (60 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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#7. Scotty Simpson's Fish and Chips

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (66 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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#6. Honest John's Bar & Grill - Selden St.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (97 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: 488 Selden St 488 Seldon Street, Detroit, MI 48201-1724
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#5. American Coney Island

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (431 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 (209 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. Green Dot Stables

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (668 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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#2. Lafayette Coney Island

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,074 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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#1. Supino Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (284 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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