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Dakota Inn Rathskeller

17324 John R St, Detroit, MI 48203-2237
+1 313-867-9722
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German Food

The Dakota Inn Rathskeller is an amazing place. Great food, friendly staff and quite the historic... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
BRIAN R
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ROCHESTER HILLS
Germany comes to Deteoit

If you come to Detroit, and you like German culture, you won't want to miss this slice of life... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
jlockledge
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Detroit, Michigan
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22 Jun 2017
“German Food”
20 Oct 2016
“Germany comes to Deteoit”
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17324 John R St, Detroit, MI 48203-2237
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

The Dakota Inn Rathskeller is an amazing place. Great food, friendly staff and quite the historic environment. They are closed the entire month of July, as they have been doing for 83 years. Well worth stopping in for some good german food and beers. Don't...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

If you come to Detroit, and you like German culture, you won't want to miss this slice of life! Real German beers straight from the taps in Bavaria, German foods (don't miss the Rueben soup!), and live music make it a night to get remember....More

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Reviewed 31 October 2015

The Dakota Inn Rathskeller is a historic Detroit restaurant, built by a German immigrant in the 30's to service the large German community. The wonderful interior feels much like a pub you would have found in Bavaria during that same period. Very old world in...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2015

We came here for Oktoberfest with some friends in mid-September. The place was PACKED. Live music and dancing with a German sing-a-long later in the evening. The food was good, and the prices were pretty reasonable. If it weren't for the sketchy area, we'd probably...More

Thank MissLenore
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Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Good German food in an authentic looking German pub. Fun sing along time at night. Wait staff are dressed in German Attire. Not that friendly her name was Mari. A must if you like German food or want to support a piece of Detroit history.

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Reviewed 15 January 2014

My family and I went here during Christmas week, 2013. We tried to get a dinner reservation (sometime between 5-8) on a Saturday, but was told on the phone that they are totally booked uip until at least 9. We showed up at 9 for...More

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