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Lafayette Coney Island

118 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-2609
+1 313-964-8198
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chili” (152 reviews)
“fries” (83 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Fast food, Diner
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LOCATION
118 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-2609
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1 - 10 of 789 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coney islands are truly a Detroit area staple. This is one of the most well known. The coneys are very good. The atmosphere is nothing special and the restaurant is in a strange location. It is busy and you sometimes feel rushed but it is...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I snuck out of a conference to try this Detroit classic. It was worth it and the food was amazing and the service was entertaining. The menu is simple, but very enjoyable.

Thank Nicholas M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must stop after the tigers game, quick service, cheap eats and good food. The chilli dogs are the best around.

Thank Amis42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If youbare looking fornthe taste of a classic Detroit coney, then you must go to Lafayette! Great fries & friendly service!

Thank Mel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the most upscale experience. I would give the place a good cleaning and give it a new look. I can make a better chilidog at home.

Thank Don C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband Introduced me to this downtown gem about 10 years ago.We visit this spot when we come to downtown Detroit.Staff is friendly and service is fast!! Best dogs in Detroit.Not much in the Decour department,but it brings back the good old days of Detroit...More

Thank drexellclaytor1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fast service late night....Went after bar hours with friends. Long line, but moved fast. No sit in service after hours & police were inside to enforce you got your food and left. Day time, you're able to sit in & eat, but watch if parked...More

Thank Yinka P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s definitely a Detroit experience! Food is good and the atmosphere is just as you would expect a major city coney restaurant.

Thank Helen-John G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best in all of Detroit must go to if visiting Detroit. A classic place in Detroit food places to eat.

Thank THECPDGUY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food, friendly service a great place to people watch. It's good to see the new and exciting things growing in Detroit

Thank Al L
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wilkjoni1
21 December 2016|
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Response from RaqVentures | Reviewed this property |
The Coneys are pretty standard Chili Cheese Dogs. If all your ingredients, you should do just fine!
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mikejlees
9 November 2016|
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Response from Madeline A | Reviewed this property |
Yes!
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bren242016
14 June 2016|
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Response from mamarose916 | Reviewed this property |
yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Monday
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226-2609
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-964-8198
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