Royal Oak Bars & Restaurants

We have reviewed some of the top bars and restaurants in Royal Oak. Maybe you'll discover a place you want to visit.

Town Tavern

116 West 4th Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 544-7300

Town Tavern is a modern take on a traditional 1930s tavern. They serve traditional American comfort food but with flair like their lobster mac and cheese. Their burgers are a favorite here along with their vension chili. You will definitely be able to get any drink you can think of here with its floor to ceiling bar. You are sure to find something that will appease your taste buds.

Bastone Brewery

419 South Main Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 544-6250

Bastone Brewery is a Belgian brewery. All their food is unique and 100% from-scratch with the freshest ingredients. Their beer is hand-crafted on-site. They have a taste test option where you get a small glass of the different beers you can try. Make sure you try their Pomme Frites. The building they are located in shares the space with Vinotecca, a wine bar, and Craft, a dance club. Make a night out here.

Gusoline Alley

309 South Center Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 545-2235

Gusoline Alley is a dive bar. It may not look like the nicest place you have been but it sure does draw a crowd. They are always busy on the weekends with standing room only. They don't serve any food here. They have everything you could ever want at their bar. There are some pinball tables you can play on. There is also an old fashion jukebox to play music from. They have specials for the different days of the week. Stop by and enjoy your favorite drink.

Redcoat Tavern

31542 Woodward Avenue, Royal Oak, MI 48073
(248) 549-0300

Redcoat Tavern is the best place to get a burger. They have many variations of the burgers. They also serve burgers with Piedmontese beef. Redcoat has a full bar so that you can get your favorite drinks with your favorite burger. They don't take reservations so expect a wait. Make sure you bring your appetite. Try the onion rigs with your burger.


326 West 4th Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 546-0888

Ronin is a very good sushi bar in Royal Oak. Everyone who comes always stuffs their face full. If you don't like sushi, they also have Kobe burgers and ribs that are also superb. They have a full bar with happy hours everyday. Ronin doesn't take reservations or call aheads, so expect to be waiting quite awhile before getting a table. If you go to Ronins, try the Mountain Dew roll, it's a favorite.