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Rattlesnake Club

300 River Place Dr, Ste 1900, Detroit, MI 48207-5068
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Ranked #61 of 977 Restaurants in Detroit
Price range: $35 - $75
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Healthy
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: East Jefferson
Description: Locally Grown Since 1988! Detroit's finest dining experience celebrates 25 years of providing exceptional cuisine and award-winning service on the shores of the Detroit River & RiverWalk. Join us for lunch or dinner in our elegant Dining Rooms offering sweeping views of the River & city skylines. In the summer months, our Garden Terrace provides a lush, fragrant dining retreat in the busy city. The Rattlesnake Club’s kitchen lead by Executive Chef Chris Franz features the highest-quality local and seasonal foods. Enjoy our Prime Certified Angus Beef, the best of all Prime grade beef, and our non-farmed, sustainably-harvested Finfish & Shellfish. Our Wine List, prepared by Claudia Tyagi, Master Sommelier, presents rare & boutique wines both by-the-glass and in the bottle. An all-Michigan Craft Beer list complements a bar stocked with the finest products from around our state and around the globe. Don't miss our signature food & wine events such as wine maker dinners and tastings!Our Grill Room and Private Dining rooms, seating up to 100 guests, will add an intimate ambiance to your next dinner party. The Rattlesnake also offers use of the Stroh River Place Atriums, a breathtaking blend of marble, brick & glass, as the perfect event space to accommodate corporate functions, award galas, charity auctions and product launches for up to 1,000 people. Combine the Atrium space with our brick patio right on the Riverfront to create the downtown-Detroit wedding of your dreams! We look forward to seeing you at the ‘Snake!
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English first
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Went to the restaurant for a dinner meeting around 7 pm. The restaurant was very quiet, not many customers, did not look like to have good business. When salad was offered, it did not look like fresh at all. Several bad pieces of vegetables were inside. When the entree was served, food looks OK, however the size was too small.... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Went with four friends and loved every aspect of our dinner. Drinks and food were top notch. I had the New York strip cooked medium-rare and it was honestly the best I've ever had. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Detroit, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The food is a bit pricey, but worth it. You never know who you will see or run in to there. Carmen Harlen feom Channel 4 news was at the next table over. The views of the river at pretty good. Come for lunch if you don't want to pay a lot and experience the atmosphere and food.

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Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

After a long day of touring Detroit our conference group stopped in for our reception dinner. The service was phenomenal and entertaining. Food was delicious and dessert was oh so yummy. After dinner take in a nice walk along the river.

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Livonia, Michigan
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84 reviews 84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

It had been 15 years since I had been to The Rattlesnake and I was really looking forward to dinner here with my husband. We were greeted and seated right away at a table by the window. The waiter was friendly and tried to be helpful. My husband enjoyed the crackers they brought him, but I thought the rosemary roll... More 

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Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

The food is delicious and very well prepared. The attention to fresh and locally sourced cuisine is refreshing. The service is world class good. I highly recommend your party tries several deserts to share as they are unique and amazing. Don't miss the white chocolate ravioli desert!

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Metro Detroit, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Service was attentive and friendly and the food was very good, but not quite as good as one would expect for the price. This is one of those establishments where you pay as much for the name as the dinner, but everything was fresh, hot and very well presented. The parking lot, however, is in deplorable condition.

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Birmingham, Michigan
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192 reviews 192 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I tend to dine out near our home in Birmingham, and let's face it, that can get a bit monotonous. So, we decided to head downtown to the Rattlesnake. It had been many years since I was last there and I was surprised to see all the new buildings in this section of town along the river.... More 

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Downtown Detroit at its finest! This is a must try if you've never been... well worth a visit downtown. Fantastic menu, super wine selection and everything is fresh, fresh, fresh!

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Lancaster, Ohio
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This restaurant is a bit expensive but the food is interesting and delicious. We sat on the patio because it was a pleasant evening.

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Additional Information about Rattlesnake Club

Address: 300 River Place Dr, Ste 1900, Detroit, MI 48207-5068
Phone Number: 313-567-4400
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 35 - 75
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Healthy

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