Visitors have many dining options in and around Downtown Detroit Parks.  Great restaurants, from casual to fine dining and everything in between, are abundant in the area.


Campus Martius Park

Redefined contemporary Detroit cuisine with Midwest flavors, influences of French and Mediterranean styles, and a sommelier curated wine list. Parc is a recipient of the coveted Hour Detroit Restaurant of the Year Award and ensures unforgettable dining experiences inside and out with stunning views of Campus Martius Park and the Woodward Fountain.   For reservations, full menu, and current hours, visit 


Beacon Park

Chef-driven American cuisine with an extensive bar, large outdoor patio, and rooftop that provides incredible views of Beacon Park and Downtown’s skyline. Celebrating the theme of Beacon Park, Lumen is known for its beautiful, contemporary atmosphere and electric energy.  For a a reservations, full menu and current hours, visit 


The Beach at Campus Martius Park

An island oasis and seasonal beachside hangout known for cold drinks, American and Caribbean fare, the Cruzan Rum Shack and home to the infamous Friday Night Beach Party complete with live music and resident DJs. Walk-ins always welcome.  For full menu and current hours, please visit


Seasonally at Cadillac Square

Returning to Cadillac Square this year in partnership with Bea’s Detroit, the cozy Cadillac Lodge has an assortment of drinks, eats, games and programs for everyone to enjoy.  In the comfort and style of a ski-lodge setting, the Lodge gives you a warm welcome to sit and sip Bea’s special holiday lemonade – ’Tis the Squeezson – and toasty treats like hot chocolate and coffee while joining in on board games and trivia with your family and friends. Stop by when you shop at the neighboring Downtown Detroit Markets!  


At Cadillac Square and Spirit Plaza 

Michigan’s biggest and best daily food truck rally is back at Cadillac Square, Spirit Plaza, and the Woodward Esplanade June through October from 11am – 3pm. Throughout the season, choose from our rotating fleet of more than 75 food trucks and sample Detroit classics and street food from around the world.  For a full lineup and schedule, visit the events page under “Things to Do”


Downtown Detroit is home to a rich culinary scene and our public spaces are beautiful locations for picnics and alfresco dining.  In addition to food and beverage service at the parks, order to-go from your favorite spot, take advantage of the comfortable seating in the parks, and feel good about giving back to Detroit’s small business community. 

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