Wine down at Metro Detroit’s best wine bars

By: Katie Goncalves | April 20, 2023

Whether you are a seasoned wine enthusiast or someone who is just looking for a fun night out, there are plenty of wine bars in Metro Detroit that are sure to please. From top-end bottles to pinots by the glass, these Metro Detroit wine bars certainly stand out from the rest. 

Cellar 313 

15112 Kercheval Avenue, Grosse Pointe Park 

Two Grosse Pointe natives came together to create Cellar 313, a place where people could share a love of wine and community. They offer more than 100 wines on their list along with small bites to share and desserts.

Wine in glasses beside a plate of fruit, chocolate, and cookies.
Photo courtesy of Cellar 313

Vino & Vibes Wine Bar

7740 Auburn Road, Utica

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Vino & Vibes is committed to making the best wine experience every single time you come through the door. Their wine list is meticulously curated to only 50 wines that pair beautifully with their food selection. They also offer craft cocktails in a historic setting.

Wine and assorted mezze at Vino & Vibes
Photo courtesy of Vino and Vibes

The Royce

76 West Adams Avenue, Detroit

The Royce is a small but mighty wine bar located in the heart of Detroit’s trendy Cass Corridor neighborhood. This wine bar offers an extensive list of carefully curated wines from all over the world. What sets The Royce apart is its emphasis on organic, biodynamic, and sustainable wines. The knowledgeable staff can help you navigate the menu and choose the perfect wine to pair with their delicious charcuterie board.

Tallulah Wine Bar & Bistro

155 South Bates Street, Birmingham 

Tallulah Wine Bar & Bistro – one of The Detroit Free Press Top 10 Restaurants of 2023 – has an impressive list of over 150 wines, including many rare and hard-to-find selections. In addition to wine, Tallulah also offers a full menu of small plates, entrees, and desserts. The cozy atmosphere and knowledgeable staff make this wine bar a great place to meet friends for a fun and relaxing night out.

Red wine with assorted cheeses, nuts, fruit, bread at Tallulah
Red wine with assorted cheeses, nuts, fruit, bread at Tallulah

Michigan by the Bottle

Auburn Hills, Royal Oak, and Shelby Township

Michigan by the Bottle is a unique wine bar that focuses exclusively on wines made in Michigan. This wine bar offers over 40 different Michigan wines by the glass or bottle. In addition to wine, they also offer local craft beer and cider. What makes Michigan by the Bottle so special is its commitment to supporting local wineries and promoting the Michigan wine industry.