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Big Rock Chop House

245 S Eton St, Birmingham, MI 48009-6577
+1 248-647-7774
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
245 S Eton St, Birmingham, MI 48009-6577
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Reviewed today

This has been my favorite restaurant i went here for My Birthday i love everything about it the Food is great, the customer service is great, i have to check out the cigar bar soon but this is a nice restaurant i love it and...More

Thank hollywood18
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My colleague and I ate at the Big Rock Chop House twice while on business in Detroit over the last eighteen months. Both times I was impressed with the ambiance and the service. Their wine list is California centric, reasonably priced, and includes a number...More

Thank DCChalupa
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

The service at times was great but spotty. The food is very good. This place is pricey. Its Birmngham and it goes with the territory. This place is not up to Capital grille standards but close.

Thank avalonandl
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Took my parents here for their 41st anniversary. Our waiter Eric made our dinner such a fun experience. Had Caesar salads, the Filet, ahi tuna, Brussels sprouts, and mashed potatoes. Everything was delicious. Thank you! We will be back.

Thank angieB110
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Like the title says, i don't see what all the fuss is about. The interior of the restaurant is nice but nothing to rave about. We were seated in what I can only describe as the area around the back that they use as open...More

Thank Spring C
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Went for restaurant week...food was excellent. My son and I had steaks which were perfect and excellent flavor. Only thing that was terrible was the only parking close to the restaurant was valet and was @ a charge vs free with meal. Parking is the...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018

We haven't been here since it was Normans. Glad we re-visited. We wanted somewhere special for NYE and this was it. Even though we had reservations, we did wait about 10 min. Our waiter was Justin and he couldn't have been better. He explained all...More

Thank Maryann B
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

My other half took me here for a treat for my birthday. The restaurant was busy but we were seated immediately. Justin our server was very good and explained the menu for us as well as recommending a very good wine. We had the lamb...More

Thank Melvinamarie
Reviewed 6 January 2018

A great experience all around. We had a family dinner for six adults after Christmas. The weather was cold, snowy, and dreary so the polite valet made our arrival very pleasant. We were promptly seated even though we were pretty early for our reservation. The...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 24 December 2017

If you seek a quiet place to speak about important issues, this is ideal.you are given ample space, truly professional waiters who respect your time and privacy, and fine choices for dining.

Thank PointerDetroit
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Response from AnnaWioletta | Reviewed this property |
I saw his name on a card.
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28 October 2015|
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Response from Barb W | Reviewed this property |
I held a dinner for about 15 people in the wine cellar recently, there was no additional charge.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 S Eton St, Birmingham, MI 48009-6577
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 248-647-7774
Formerly Norman's Eton Street Station, Big Rock Chop House combines the rustic, casual feel of a mountain lodge with the high-energy of a contemporary club, an eclectic mix unlike any other Metro Detroit dining experience, The menu bursts with enormous, hand-cut, aged steaks & chops, including a 24oz Porterhouse, a 16oz Kansas City Strip Steak, a 20oz or 32oz Jumbo Bone-In Rib Eye, a 12oz Filet Mignon, Center Cut Pork Chops, double cut Lamb Chops & a 16oz Veal Porterhouse Chop. Other selections include Rocky Mountain Chicken, Canadian Whitefish & Dover Sole presented tableside.
Adjoining the restaurant is a brew house, with custom, state-of-the-art equipment. Award-winning brew master Dan Rogers has created 4 signature beers to compliment the restaurant's distinctive American fare: Norm's Raggedy Ass Ale, Raymondo El Rojo, Flying Buffalo Stout & Weizenheimer Hefe Weizen. In addition to these, Rogers adds a seasonal & specialty brew to the bar, which he changes frequently.
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