Visit Midtown

Explore Midtown

Midtown and New Center serve up some of the city’s best eats, bars, restaurants, shopping and entertainment! For a more comprehensive list of things to do, go to

Restaurants & Bars

Midtown Detroit restaurants serve up some of the city’s best eats! Whether you’re stepping out for lunch or for the evening, you’ll find a diverse mix of culinary choices. As you traverse the district, you’ll find delicious eats. Everything from casual to farm to fork to international to fine dining. It’s all waiting just steps away!

Looking for a taste of excitement, a local hangout, or a place to enjoy a good conversation? In Midtown Detroit, you’ll find local bars, craft cocktails, wine bars, and neighborhood joints throughout the district.  From stimulating coffeehouses to vibrant venues, Midtown Detroit bars and establishments are the starting grounds to tap into the buzz and excitement surrounding the district. 

MDI provides guidance and assistance to businesses seeking to obtain a liquor license in Midtown Detroit, including navigating the complex application process and complying with state and local regulations.

Grey Ghost
Motor City Brewing Works
Detroit Shipping Company


Looking for a one-of-a-kind gift? Or on the hunt for a great find? Midtown Detroit’s shopping scene offers an experience unlike any other. Throughout the district, you’ll find a diverse mix of bookstores, independent boutiques, specialty gift shops, and stores. Whether you’re looking for high-end fashion, unique gifts, or vintage finds, you’re sure to find something that fits your style and budget in this vibrant neighborhood. Discover something new, while supporting a local business and strengthening the Midtown Detroit community.

Cass Ave.
Shinola Detroit
Grand Blvd.


From traditional to unique – enjoy Midtown & New Center as you participate in MDI’s many quality events including New Center Park’s Summer Movie Series, Noel Night, DLECTRICITY, and more.

New Center Park
Noel Night

Arts & Culture

There is nowhere else in Detroit with the density of world-class cultural institutions, museums, and galleries. From the old masters to modern art, to our city’s history, Detroit museums have something for everyone to enjoy. Immerse yourself in some of the best arts and culture Midtown Detroit offers!

DeSousa Gallery

Hotels & Lodging

Whether you’re here for business, pleasure, or a bit of both, Midtown has something for everyone. From boutique hotels to cozy bed and breakfasts, you can find lodging that suit your needs and preferences. Midtown’s central location makes it easy to explore the best of Detroit’s arts, culture, and entertainment scene, while also providing a comfortable and convenient home base for your visit.

St. Regis
Inn on Ferry Street
El Moore