The Best Pasties in Metro Detroit

Sink Your Teeth Into Michigan's Favorite Meat Pie


Whether you’re in the mood for beef, vegetable, or chicken, pasties can satisfy your hunger in a scrumptious pie form. Pasties may have gained their popularity in the Upper Peninsula, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find some delicious ones in metro Detroit. There are plenty of southeast Michigan bakeries that deliver the meat pie goods, so whether you’re a pasty fan or looking for a place to try one for the first time, head down to one of these restaurants or bakeries.

Calumet Pasty Company

It says it right on the sign, “Authentic U.P. Pasties.” Calumet Pasty Company has been specializing in the delicious treat for over 40 years with a pasty recipe that comes from the Upper Peninsula. They’re known for their meat pasty and chicken pasty, but they also offer up delicious Polish dinners as well.

Superior Pasties

For 26 years, Superior Pasties has been providing Livonia with some of the best pasties in the area. The pasty shop boasts an original recipe, locally sourced ingredients, and a wide range of options. Whether you’re looking for a traditional steak pasty, a vegetable pasty, or even a Shepherd’s pie pasty, Superior Pasties has what you’re looking for!

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Batch Brewing Company

A brewery might not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking about pasties, but you should keep Batch Brewing Company in mind when you’re in the mood for one. The Detroit restaurant features a ‘Pasty of the Day’ where the filling changes routinely. Be sure to come back and see what’s available often.

Hermann’s Bakery

Hermann’s Bakery in Royal Oak is known for their delicious breads, cakes, and other sweets, but they also offer up lunch options, including pasties. Offering scrumptious dessert and lunch since 1902, their traditional pasties are filling for any appetite.

Ackroyd’s Scottish Bakery

What started out as a butcher shop in 1949, Ackroyd’s Scottish Bakery has transformed into a staple of the Redford Township community. They began with basic meat pies, but now, Ackroyd’s offers a wide range of delicious pasties including beef, chicken, pizza, and steak & mushroom. 

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