Cigar aficionados know that oftentimes, setting is as important as the cigar itself. Fortunately, Metro Detroit is teeming with high-end cigar lounges that pair globally-sourced smokes with sensational dining, fine spirits and refined aesthetic. From dark and cozy to modern and uplifting, here are a few of our favorite spots around town.
With locations in Birmingham, West Bloomfield and Grosse Pointe Woods, Churchill’s is accessible to all in Metro Detroit. Their menu highlights select seafood and wagyu steaks dry-aged using a special 28-day Himalayan salt wall process. The wine cellar boasts new and old-world reds, whites and bubbles while the bar features a full selection of high-end spirits, perfect for pairing with a cigar from their fully-stocked humidor. Along with food, drink and smokes, Churchill’s offers a wide selection of men’s products including shaving kits, cufflinks and writing tools. It’s a one-stop-shop for a relaxing evening with friends or a gift on the go.
Robusto’s Cigar Bar & Bistro encourages patrons to “find their inner Zen” along Hall Rd. in Sterling Heights. The dinner menu features shareables like parmesan truffle fries and crispy calamari aside house specialties including pulled chicken tacos, marinated kabobs and salmon. The walk-in humidor houses thousands of high-end cigars from all over the globe, ensuring that you will find the perfect complement to your post-meal cocktail. If you’re looking to book a private event, make sure to check out the VIP section for a specially curated experience.
Throughout the ‘50s, ‘60s and 70s, Detroit’s London Chop House held acclaim as one of the nation’s elite fine dining establishments. Frequented by celebrities and business executives, the venue maintained a reputation of stellar service, James Beard Award-winning cuisine and brilliant nightly entertainment. While the name may no longer occupy headlines in magazine centerfolds, it continues a legacy of excellence into the present. The LCH Cigar Lounge – located a floor above the dining room – affords patrons the opportunity to cap off their experience with a smoke in one of the city’s most legendary spaces.
Located within the historic Detroit Club, Uralli Cigar Bar offers an expertly curated selection of smokes alongside an extensive beverage program. The comfortable, refined space oozes with class, inviting all to sit back and relax at one of Detroit’s premier gathering spaces. While you’re there, check out the boutique hotel, The Library cocktail bar and spa facilities.