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Baker's Keyboard Lounge

20510 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48221-1348
+1 313-345-6300
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Food so so. Viewing acts so so also.

I really didn't like the food here at all. It is mostly fried and they don't seem to do a good job... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Linda S
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Harrison Township, Michigan
Oldie and still great

Baker's key board lounge has been in Detroit for ever. It's an institution. It started out as a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Elizabeth Z
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“jazz club” (9 reviews)
“soul food” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 14:00, 16:00 - 02:00
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20510 Livernois Ave, Detroit, MI 48221-1348
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+1 313-345-6300
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really didn't like the food here at all. It is mostly fried and they don't seem to do a good job of anything else. Bad wine. Can't really see the act on stage unless you are one of the few tables in the main...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Baker's key board lounge has been in Detroit for ever. It's an institution. It started out as a local restaurant and the food is down home good. They even offer a vegetarian option! and they have carry-out for those not staying for the music. The...More

Thank Elizabeth Z
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Sympathic place, music is good and food too. Recommended area to discover Detroit Motown spirit. Musician are excellent so professional.

Thank Pascal01800
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Apparently this is the world´s oldest jazz bar. This place is very iconic. Really good fried chicken and the most amazing entertainment and music. One of the best nights we have had in a long time.

Thank Bennyjenkins79
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Although it's a little tight inside, the atmosphere is a positive, rhythmic vibe that will keep your body moving. The food is delicious soul food fare and in such huge portions that you will require a carryout container.

Thank MCBarber1
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Known as the oldest jazz club in the world. Amazing little joint. Intimate space with live jazz and fantastic food. The staff are super friendly and make you feel like a VIP. Love, love, love their food, which keeps me coming back.

2  Thank Rosita M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

There was a nice jazz trio playing on the evening of my visit to Baker's. However, the service was absolutely horrible my food took over an hour and when I received my food, it was not what I had ordered. The Waitress never put my...More

1  Thank Abigail W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is Detroit music history right here - so many greats have played at Baker's! The soul food is good, the service is fine, the parking is secure - don't let the area deter you - I've been lots & it's fine. But do go...More

1  Thank dalrutz
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The location was a little scary with all the torn down buildings and tall fenced lots around. It is not very easy to find the place or a parking spot and don't have very high expectations of the place. Slow service, food is very average...More

Thank M E
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The music was wonderful! The food was good, although we waited an hour for it. The waitress said that is typical wait time on the weekend. The drinks however must have been made from the cheapest liquor on the face of the earth. My guests...More

3  Thank DKW14
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