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Motor City Brewing Works

Not Rated.
Motor City Brewing WorksMotor City Brewing Works
very good

28 Ratings
Ratings: 28
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 14.75%
Active Beers: 18
Beer Ratings: 307
Beer Avg: 3.34
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

470 West Canfield
Detroit, Michigan, 48201
United States

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3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

rjcoy06, Sep 13, 2014
Photo of Tiburon
3.64/5  rDev -0.5%

Ghettoblaster beer put this brewery on my radar. I was amazed that there was actually a beer w that name. We stopped in for lunch, on our way out of town. Parking is troublesome, and basically ignore the large lot in front and park in back. As you enter, you will find a large poured concrete bar. They prob had 6-8 beers available, and they are all reasonably priced. They also have a fine pizza selection on their menu. I got the meat lovers and my wife got the veggie. They offer growler fills, and basically a build your own six pack w singles also available. My pik six was four Ghettoblasters and 2 IPA's.

Staff are very friendly, though easily distracted. This place has the feel of a neighborhood bar. Overall I was happy w my visit, and would come back.

Tiburon, Aug 13, 2014
Photo of 98green
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

98green, Jul 18, 2014
Photo of _morandi_
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

_morandi_, Jul 15, 2014
Photo of A_Ondersma
4/5  rDev +9.3%

A_Ondersma, Jun 14, 2014
Photo of Scottie_A25
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

Scottie_A25, Apr 23, 2014
Photo of RyanCFriedrich
4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

RyanCFriedrich, Apr 19, 2014
Photo of Rohkey
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

Rohkey, Mar 24, 2014
Photo of SportsandJorts
2.68/5  rDev -26.8%

Atmosphere: pretty cool looking little place. has the effect of being in the brewing room without the negative smells or messiness that is associated with

Quality: decent beers not the worst I have had but nothing I'd seek out

Service: our waitress was good but a bit set up for failure. they had some serious issues when i was there. The computer for billing broke so we had to use cash, the pizza order printer broke and they missed making pizzas for about 15 minutes. The guy who should have been making pizzas or noticing the machine was broken was too busy talking about growing marijuana with friends who dropped in

Selection: not too impressive. only about 5 beers and at least 2 were only in bottles.

Food: their pizza, at least the one the guy didn't burn trying to catch back up, was pretty good

Overall: Obviously wasn't too impressed with this place. I won't be recommending it for anyone who isn't a hipster with a taste for mediocre beers because they are brewed in detroit

SportsandJorts, Mar 23, 2014
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Motor City Brewing Works in Detroit, MI
85 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.