Donovan’s is a classic Irish pub nestled between Southwest and Corktown.

88 Avenue aka “Kaziks” | Like stepping into eastern Europe. Most of the patrons speak Polish or Ukrainian. Owner, Pani Eva also DJs American and European dance every Fri & Sat.

Kiesling | New Center | taxidermy, leather and wood.

Barter | Neighborhood bar/venue supporting local artists and musicians | DJ Fanon Flowers

Dos Locos Tacos | Hamtramck | Open til 4am Fri & Sat.

Kelly’s is a local Punk/Metal Bar | Lou Ramo


Featured Image | The Old Miami is a Detroit original supporting local and traveling artists. It is known as “the CBGB’s of the midwest”. Owned by a Vietnam veteran, the bar is dedicated to all men and women who have served and veterans get in for free for all events. The local Detroit band is, Asklepius.