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Address: Monroe Street, Detroit, MI
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Activities: Dining, Shopping
Description: The ouzo flows and the souvlaki sizzles on Monroe Street, the center of an...
The ouzo flows and the souvlaki sizzles on Monroe Street, the center of an ethnic section of Detroit dominated by Greek restaurants and businesses.
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What I like about Greektown is that you have a number of good dining options in one place. Another great thing is that you can park in the casino for free. Even the valet parking... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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Auburn Hills, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

The area of Greek Town is really neat and fun. The Casino is a littel run down and smells highly of cingarette smoke. In Michigan one of the only establishments you can smoke in now is a casino. You can tell! Pegasus resturan use to be really good but has gone down. We were there in January. The floor was... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Went to Trappers Alley / Greek Town. I am not a fan of Greek food, but many are. I love history and immensly enjoyed the time i spent there while in Detroit on business. Worth your time to go there. If you like Greek food, I am told it is fantastic!! (I prefer Italian LOL)

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ann arbor
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

A nice bit of hopping nightlife can be found in Greektown on Monroe Avenue, downtown Detroit. Restaurants– a few of them Greek, clubs, bars, a pastry shop... all open late. The lights and foot traffic on a pleasant evening can make it one of the brighter spots in Detroit, even if it isn't as Greek as it used to be.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

What a cool and trendy area! Lots of different restaurants to choose from, and of course the Greektown casino.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Like many larger cities Detroit has a variety of different ethnic and cultural burbs. Greektown happens to be one of my favorites. Though mixed with the flashing lights of the nearby casinos, Greektown still holds much of its mom and pop charm. Many of the bakeries, restaurants and businesses are still family owned and operated. I've yet to come across... More 

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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377 reviews 377 reviews
140 attraction reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

What I like about Greektown is that you have a number of good dining options in one place. Another great thing is that you can park in the casino for free. Even the valet parking is free.

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Clearwater, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

It was fun - very authentic. The food is great and the parking still sucks. The greek festival started a trend many years back with special ethnic festivals at the riverfront. I loved going to Greektown every chance I could growing up -- but just had to visit on my last trip home and was happy to see it doing... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We were on our want to a JAZZ concert at Music Hall & decide to go to this lounge. First it is so tiny & hard to find, once we seen the tiny sign on their building. We had to climb up 50 or more steps to reach the so call " roof top " location. As we were walking... More 

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Sparta, NJ
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Greektown has been the main reason for me to travel to downtown Detroit. The restaurants serve up some of the best Greek food in the country. With the new casinos in the area it is a great place to spend the evening. I always feel very safe walking in this area.

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Lansing, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I like to come to Greektown to eat some lamb. They have really good restaurants, and great food, i don't like the Cassino part, I don't like to play.the people mover makes simple and ease to get there.

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