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The Town Pump Tavern

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$$ - $$$American, ,
100 W Montcalm St, Detroit, MI 48201-3425
+1 313-961-1929
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good21%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible23%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
100 W Montcalm St, Detroit, MI 48201-3425
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

The food was pretty good. However, went into the bathroom and was afraid to sit on the toilet. There was a ring of black mold around the water line in the toilet bowl &the floor and counter were dirty. We should have left because when...More

Thank Teri M
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Went for a lunch after a show at the fox as it’s a short walk. Everyone seemed friendly despite what several of the reviews said. The online menu said they offered a Ruben but it wasn’t available so I was a little bummed out. Settled...More

Thank dposlaiko
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This is a place to go to for A DRINK when going to a show at the FOX Theatre or a night out. The service is not that good and prices are high.

Thank ChiefPontiac
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for some drinks and appetizers late on a Saturday afternoon. The atmosphere was excellent. A classic Detroit bar located across the street from the fire station (hence the name), just one block west of Woodward. The food was good and the service was...More

1  Thank JVM-Milford-MI
Reviewed May 7, 2017

May 6,2017. 3:00/3:30pm. I HAVE NEVER BEEN SO OFFENDED!! I came in and sat at the bar. I heard the young male bartender tell a patron he was still drunk from the night before and was an hour late but managed to open. I should...More

2  Thank 698traveler619
Reviewed April 2, 2017

We love this place. Went as a group of 4 for dinner. 2 were leaving to catch the Red Wings game and 2 were staying to watch there. Food was great, wings, mozzarella sticks, fries, grilled cheese. Service was quick. After the 2 left for...More

Thank Laurie3950
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Arrived mid-afternoon (3pm-ish) 4 ppl. Only one other table there, they had already been served. It took over 1/2 hour to receive one hamburger and three sandwiches. Ordered the fried pickles as an appetizer, came with the meals. Absolutely grease soaked and soggy! Tried to...More

Thank N W
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Tried to have a bite to eat before a show at the Fox. The place was full. No hostess or anyone that care that we were there. A table waived us over and said we could have their table as soon as they could cash...More

Thank GigiRochelle
Reviewed February 25, 2017

We went on a little walk and stumbled on the Town Pump tavern and loved it! Great staff, great drinks, cool décor. :)

Thank Jlovestraveling
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Good comfort food, cold beer and you can carry on a conversation. Great combination before a show at the Fox or a game.

Thank GManEagle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 W Montcalm St, Detroit, MI 48201-3425
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-961-1929
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