Top 10 soul food restaurants in Metro Detroit

Soul Food at Powell's Place
Soul Food at Powell's Place (Flickr: Soul Food)

The 2020 Vote 4 The Best winners voted by Local 4 viewers can be your guide to the best places in Metro Detroit!

To vote for your favorites in this year’s contest, click HERE. They could be on our Top 10 lists come next month!

Top 10 soul food spots in Metro Detroit:

  1. Bistro Orleans on 15 (Sterling Heights)
  2. Detroit Soul (Detroit)
  3. Beans & Cornbread (Southfield)
  4. Ribs & Soul (Mt Clemens)
  5. Detroit Vegan Soul (Multiple Locations)
  6. Gumbo’s (Mt Clemens)
  7. Motor City Soul Food (Detroit)
  8. Sweet Magnolia’s Southern Cooking (Southfield)
  9. Uptown BBQ & Soulfood (Detroit)
  10. Nikola’s (Southfield)

(All winners are decided by fan vote through Vote 4 The Best voting period)


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About the Authors:

Ken Haddad is the digital special projects manager for WDIV / ClickOnDetroit.com. He also authors the Morning Report Newsletter and various other newsletters. He's been with WDIV since 2013.

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