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Elie's

263 Pierce St, Birmingham, MI 48009-6044
248-647-2420
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Ranked #24 of 88 restaurants in Birmingham
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
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  • English first
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English first
Birmingham, Michigan
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've frequented Elie's for several years. They're a quick walk from our home to their premier location, which is in the middle of the block on Pierce Street. The food is always first rate, and it tastes fresh and flavorful. Their menu is quite varied, Mediterranean/Middle Eastern based. The hosts and the waitstaff are always sincerely friendly, professional, and efficient.... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We can make a meal out of hummus with Tenderloin and pita bread! A bit pricy, but top notch ingredients and always fresh. I don't mind paying a bit more when places use quality, fresh ingredient! Order a side of garlic sauce for your pita bread! Garlic loves dream come true! But bring some breath mints!

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Ontario
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Went in on a whim, glad I did. The service, food and price were excellent. The wait staff were very helpful and attentive and the variety and quality of the food was wonderful! Definitely recommended and will go back again!

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Good food and service. It feels cramped inside but the entire front of this small restaurant opens to the street in the summer which is nice.

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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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86 reviews 86 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I live nearby and there are many excellent MiddleEastern restaurants in the greater Detroit metropolitan area. I do like the menu here and have always been satisfied with my meal. The atmosphere is, well, Birmingham, which is an upscale suburb of Detroit. The prices reflect the location. If you want cheaper but equally good food of similar origin, head to... More

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Michgian
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This wonderful gem is within walking distance to our home. It never disappoints, and Valentine's Day was no exception. The sautéed calamari is the sweetest and most tender calamari we have had. Our server knew that we had to leave to get to the Symphony in Detroit, and just made things happen without feeling rushed out the door. My husband... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

Elies was super busy on a Tuesday night. We got seated in very close quarters. The waitress took our drink order and the appetizer order. The food and drink appeared very fast. We ordered our entree and when we looked up, our soup and salads were at the table. We hadn't even put a spoon in the appetizer! We asked... More

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Colorado
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Thursday is all you can eat rib nite. Really, really good ribs. Fabulous hummus and pita bread. If you like middle eastern food, you will love this place. Nice outdoor seating, weather permitting.

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Laguna Beach, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Great fish and middle east flavored food. Fun bar and crowd. Really liked the atmosphere although missed the outside seating due to street construction

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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112 reviews 112 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Everything I had was tasty. I would definitely go back. I love their outdoor seating area, if it's open.

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