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Traffic Jam & Snug Restaurant

511 W Canfield St, Detroit, MI 48201-1219
313-831-9470
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Ranked #95 of 960 Restaurants in Detroit
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen, Californian
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My wife and I are big fans of "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives", and wherever our travels take us like to try out a "Triple-D" restaurant whenever possible, and for the most part, we've been satisifed. On September 13, 2014 we attended a 7pm Detroit Tigers home game, but arrived early so we could have lunch at the "Diners, Drive-Ins and... More

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Brighton, Michigan
Top Contributor
269 reviews 269 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I have not been to the Traffic Jam for a while, but previoulsy had been there several times. I was hoping that my most recent visit would re-affirm my positive view of the place...and it certainly did! This continues to be one of my favorite lunch/dinner/brewpub places in Detroit! I went here for lunch with a co-worker after a meeting... More

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Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Two couples of a "certain" age drove around the corner after the Crash Detroit Festival and had a wonderful meal. We were greeted at the door by our lovely hostess who showed us to a nearby booth. We sat down and realized we wanted to move to a table and they accommodated us readily with no hassle. Our server was... More

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Detroit, Michigan
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

A group of friends and I decided to make a trip downtown to the Traffic Jam. They are known for their in-house bakery, microbrewery, and dairy. They even grow some of their own herbs up on their roof top. I decided to try their house brewed dopplebock braised beef brisket Panini sandwich. It comes with potato salad. It is a... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Although this place might not look like much from the outside the food really is fantastic. They have their own beer too which is ok, but the food here makes it well worth a visit.

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Lincoln Park, Mi
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We were a party of eight with reservations and we arrived on time. Our table was prepared and we were seated promptly. We had a great server who took our orders quickly and returned with appetizers, drinks and entrees all correctly placed and prepared. Everything you want from a great dinner out.

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Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Upon recommendation, our business team went for dinner. We did make a reservation for 8 at 6:30. The staff did not seem ready for us. We had one waiter who was really busy and we had to seek him out to get service. I was disappointed that some items on the menu were already unavailable. The concept is great but... More

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Detroit, Michigan
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Like the menu, eclectic. I wasn't blown away by their own beer. Like that it's survived in the city for many years.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I really wanted to like this restaurant as a native Detroiter and fan of Guy and the triple D show. I had their signature dish that Guy liked, the brisket Panini and must say I was not impressed. I think something must have changed since Guy was there. The sandwich is served on a huge piece of bread and some... More

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Kansas City, Kansas, USA
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166 reviews 166 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I was taken here for a business lunch. The hosts said they liked it because it is large so larger parties could easily get seated without fuss, sufficiently quiet so conversations could take place and the food is good. I had the brisket panini which was featured on Diners Drive-ins and Dives. It did not disappoint. The flavor was terrific.... More

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