Quality Inn & Suites
1225 N. Dixie Highway
Monroe, MI 48162
Phone: (734) 242-6000
Fax: (734) 242-0555
Bars & Cafes
Easily one of the most popular restaurants in the neighborhood, Pete's Garage has many USPs apart from the delicious All-American, Tex-Mex grub it serves. Not your regular, run-of-the-mill restaurants, this place will really make your day! The funky looking joint done up in a relaxed but uber cool style has many on-the-road paraphernalia including real cars, road signs and much more that will inspire many photographers. As for the seating options, well, you can opt for the classic booth tables or, step into one of those old cars and get served Pete style. Fairly priced and sporting a great vibe, Pete's Garage is almost always busy; reservations are recommended.
The Crimson Lounge in Riverview offers relaxation, and rocking live music on weekends. A favorite watering hole among locals, the bar attracts patrons with its selection of premium craft beers. Walk in on weekdays and avail the beer specials and discounts on offer. Apart from enticing the crowd with drinks and friendly hospitality, the lounge also aims to provide a platform for talented artists and musicians by hosting exhibitions and concerts. Upcoming rock bands like Parabelle, Crackjaw and Taproot have graced the Crimson stage in the past and charmed the audience with their original scores.
The Romulus Athletic Center offers many different avenues to achieve a healthy lifestyle. With a gymnasium, indoor pool, and climbing wall, this is a great venue for any active person, and especially for those who get bored doing the same workouts every day. Call or see the website for more information.
Hooters of Taylor, a beach-themed restaurant serves fast food like sandwiches, burgers, onion rings and various drinks. But don't forget to try out their most popular dish, 'Original Hooters Style Wings' being served by Hooter girls in cheerleader outfits. Hooters promise a fun and relaxing environment.
Traditional Irish pub featuring shepherd's pie, bangers, corned beef sandwiches and potato soup. A well stocked bar and nightly specials and entertainment are offered.
A downtown Toledo icon, The Ottawa Tavern has been in existence since 1925. A known favorite among locals and an acquired favorite by locals, this tavern is popular not just for its selection of beers and cocktails, which are impressive enough, but also for its delectable food and intriguing live entertainment. So, drop by here for one of their delicious burgers or sandwiches, or to listen to some excellent local talent, or just come for a cold beer, and you will definitely enjoy yourself. See the website or call to know more.
Zia's – Toledo features country Italian cuisine, gourmet pizzas, pastas, fresh fish and more. The restaurant overlooks the Maumee River and Downtown Toledo and has a cozy ambience. Serving only dinner, the menu changes weekly and has weekly specials to delight the diners with happy hour and has become a local favorite.
When it was known as The Main Event, Toledo's MainStreet Bar & Grill was the venue for some enthralling performances by the likes of Nickelback and Kid Rock. Even in its revamped format, it aims to be a musical place that not only attracts the big names in the industry, but also one that encourages local talent. The entertainment is not limited to the live music; there is the occasional karaoke and DJ night as well. It is possible to hire the venue, complete with the game room and other facilities, for private events.
Real Seafood Company – Toledo is a favorite haunt for all the local seafood lovers. Delight in fresh seafood from Boston, Florida and the Great Lakes, the weekly menu not only showcases the best of seafood, oyster bar but also features lovely salads, tender steaks and chops, tasty burgers, hearty sandwiches and delectable appetizers. The restaurant also has beautiful views of the Maumee river giving it an elevated dining experience.
Mallies Sports Grill & Bar is a casual bar in the quiet town of Southgate. But what makes Mallies stand out is that, it is home to Guinness World Records' awarded humongous burger. With The Absolutely Ridiculous Burger, Mallies broke their own record for the world's largest, in 2012. Weighing 338.6 pounds (153.58 kilograms), this burger can be purchased for USD1999, making it one of the most expensive burgers in the world as well. The menu however, features a regular fare of sandwiches, salads, pastas and appetizers, at rates that will go easy on your pocket.
Maumee Bay Brewing Company and Restaurant is Toledo's own brew-pub and restaurant.
The Rockery has been a mainstay in Wyandotte since the 1940s. This watering hole prides itself on a selection of over 80 craft beers and spirits from breweries across Michigan. Grab a pint at happy hour to go with classic pub fare, and avail their nightly specials, from Tuesday's free pool to open mic Saturdays. Occasionally this bar plays host to live gigs and dance events.