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Harbor House

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440 Clinton Street, Detroit, MI 48226
+1 313-967-9900
13:00 - 23:00
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Sun 13:00 - 23:00
Mon 11:00 - 02:00
Tue 11:00 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 15:00 - 02:00
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Warren, Michigan
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here gave our name so that we could be seated. There was no system set up for people that gave there names, we saw people going before us that came after us. The greeter was very unprofessional. It was hot and people were standing around you could not even get in and out of the place. finally we... More 

Thank Patryce H
West Bloomfield, Michigan
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Unpleasant, portions of lobster are skimmed and you are not given the real oz. My salad was hot and my food was cold. The restrooms were disgusting and you could smell them it from the main dining area. The drinks came almost at the same time as the food. The owner came out and had an attitude from the start... More 

1 Thank Abigail W
1 review
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Been going to the harbour house for years but slacked off over the years because of the constant price increase. When I first started going here the price for all you can eat was right around 10 dollars I believe. Now it cost over 22 dollars for the same thing. The food is no better, you get the same amount... More 

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Thank Calvin E
County Antrim, N.Ireland
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57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I was visiting a friend in Detroit and she treated me to this restaurant for an evening meal. She knew I loved fish - and obviously knew they would have something on the menu to please me.... and boy did they....!!! The menu was huge with such a choice. oh my goodness. every sort of shellfish, and loads of different... More 

Thank Irenethetraveller
1 review
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

So today's my nephews 18th birthday and he wanted to go to the Harbor House in downtown Detroit. My sister which is a planner made a reservation for 20 people and paid a deposit last week. Our reservation was for 5:30 and though it's a week day we all managed to arrive on time. We were seated by our wonderful... More 

Thank Danielle R
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Went recently before a tigers game. We received some of the worst service ever in downtown Detroit (which I usually find is very good). Long story short, they were under staffed and then our server had to take care of something outside the restaurant, so we were left without a server (between our apps and main courses) for about a... More 

Thank Jeffery D
Oakland County, Michigan
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249 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Wasn't sure what to expect upon walking into this place on a Wednesday for dinner and only a handful of patrons in the place... but, since neither of us had been, we decided to stay and give it a chance. I opted for the bronzed catfish and shrimp scampi. He ordered the "all you can eat" which is pretty much... More 

Thank dmacnmi
Detroit, Michigan
Level Contributor
38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I've gone to Harbor House for over 20 years. I used to go the the Allen Park location until they closed and also to the one on Groesbeck Hwy, so I was very excited when I heard they were opening a location in downtown Detroit. This review is based on multiple visits. The first visit we order the all you... More 

Thank Tracey M
northern mich.
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had supper there last night. It started off by not getting our drinks, no one around. When I went to the restroom someone asked if I could seat them, told them"I don't work here" , we laughed, and he left. Waited for someone to take my money and bill at the bar, finally just left it... More 

1 Thank northernpirate
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

This place has great food. I have not had something I didn't like. The prime rib steak sandwich is awesome. The best part is $2 Labatts pint drafts. Have a few before the game and avoid the $9 beers at the ballpark.

Thank Paul J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
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Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Clinton Street, Detroit, MI 48226
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-967-9900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?