My Jewish Detroit

Compiled by Nat Pernick, M.D.
Last revised 5 August 2018

Calendars: Federation

Our mission is to reestablish a strong Jewish presence in Detroit, both to help the Jewish community and to revitalize the City of Detroit.

Kosher restaurants in Detroit:
Certification is via Kosher Michigan (KM), Star-K (SK) or Vaad / Council of Orthodox Rabbis of Greater Detroit (VA)

Wayne State University: Gold 'n' Greens Dining Hall (Dairy, VA), Ghafari Hall, 695 Williams Mall (on Anthony Wayne Drive/Third north of Warren), Detroit, MI 48202 (visited April 2018), map

Vegetarian in Detroit, but not certified
Chili Mustard Onions (vegan), 3411 Brush Street, (313) 649-2759
Detroit Vegan Soul-East (vegan), 8029 Agnes Street, (313) 649-2759
Detroit Vegan Soul-West (vegan), 19614 Grand River, (313) 766-5728
Goldengate Cafe, 18700 Woodward Avenue, (313) 366-2247
Seva Detroit, 66 East Forest, (313) 974-6661 (visited April 2018)

Kosher restaurants in Detroit suburbs:
Chazzano Coffee (Dairy, VA), 1737 East 9 Mile, Ferndale, (248) 691-4256
Daves Gourmet (Meat, VA), 15280 Lincoln Ave, Oak Park, (248) 951-2926, menu page 1, page 2 (visited April 2018)
Dunkin Donuts / Baskin Robbins (Dairy, VA), 25170 Greenfield, Oak Park, (248) 967-6288
Earthen Jar Restaurant (Dairy, KM), 311 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, (734) 327-9464
GreenSpace Cafe (vegan) (Pareve, KM), 215 West 9 Mile, Ferndale, (248) 206-7510 (visited July 2018)
GreenSpace & Go (vegan) (Pareve, KM), 32867 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, (248) 850-8500 (visited May 2018)
Inn Season Cafe (Dairy, KM), 500 East 4th Street, Royal Oak, (248) 547-7916 (visited July 2018)
Jerusalem Pizza (Dairy, VA), 26025 Greenfield, Southfield, (248) 552-0088, menu
Kravings (Meat, SK), 25270 Greenfield, Oak Park, (248) 967-1161
Krishna Catering and Restaurant (Dairy, KM), 29206 Orchard Lake Rd, Farmington Hills, (734) 513-3663
Mazal Tov (Meat, VA), 1653 Ouellette Avenue, Windsor, Ontario (Canada), (519) 252-0221
Michigan State University (Dairy, KM), Brody Square Cafe, 201 Brody Hall, East Lansing, (517) 355-7470; Wilson Cafe, 219 Wilson Rd., East Lansing, MI 48825, (517) 353-0602
Prime 10 (Meat, VA), 15600 W 10 Mile, Southfield, (248) 327-7344
Soul Cafe (Dairy, VA), 5586 Drake Road, West Bloomfield, (248) 788-7400 (visited July 2018)

Vegetarian in Detroit suburbs, but not certified
Cacao Tree Cafe (vegan), 204 West 4th St, Royal Oak, (248) 336-9043
Chive Kitchen (vegan), 33043 Grand River Avenue, Farmington, (248) 516-7144 (visited June 2018)
Neehee's Indian Vegetarian Street Food, 45656 Ford Road, Canton, 734-737-9777; 4924 Rochester Road, Troy, 248-250-6335
Seva Ann Arbor, 2541 Jackson Ave, Ann Arbor, (734) 662-1111
The Clean Plate, 45629 Hayes Road, Shelby Township, (586) 580-3293
The Garden Asian Vegetarian Cuisine, 2156 Wyandotte Street West, Windsor, Ontario (Canada), (519) 915-5566
Try It Raw Vegan Restaurant (vegan), 213 East Maple, Birmingham, (248) 593-6994 (visited June 2018)
Turmerican Vegetarian Cuisine, 24259 Novi Road, Novi, (248) 305-3357

See also links from Young Israel of Southfield, Frum Michigan (some entries are out of date)

Groups / organizations:

Hillel of Metro Detroit

Synagogues in the City of Detroit:
Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit, 278 Mack Avenue, (313) 744-3770
Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue, 1457 Griswold, (313) 962-4047

Lost synagogues of Detroit former synagogues located within Detroit



Jewish Community Relations Council of Metropolitan Detroit

Note: Although we try to provide accurate information, the consumer is ultimately responsible for verifying the Kashrut status of any institution. Please contact us with any updates or questions at (248) 646-0325, NatPernick@gmail.com