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J Alexander's Restaurant

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2800 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084-3206
+1 248-816-8379
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Detroit, MI
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213 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had lunch here Sunday and I thought the food was fantastic as was the service. I think the time between ordering the food and having it delivered to the table was certainly less than 10 minutes. I've always enjoyed the quality here and they've shown me that yet again. I will keep coming back

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Thank bugsy554
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to this place a few time, food quality was OK. However, last visit was a total bust. I went in at noon for lunch by myself, I was lead to a table and the waiter gave me a glass of water as every resturant did, for the next 12 to 14 minutes, not a person came up to... More 

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Thank Richard C
Detroit
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369 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a lovely morning shopping it was a relief to discover this very elegant , serene place to dine. It felt like an upscale wine bistro. The maitre 'd was a little cold with her reception but from there, it was a great lunch experience . We started with the chefs selection which was smoked salmon spread and exquisite crackers.... More 

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Thank 12318
Troy. MI
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is excellent, nice setting. There is a large bar atmosphere. Sometimes it can be a little noisey.

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Thank dbarlow
Michigan
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114 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I went with my best friend. We decided to sit at the bar and eat dinner, as it was not busy at all. Brittany was the bartender, and FAR from friendly, absolutely NO personality. I ordered prime rib, my friend ordered a salad. We each had a drink to start...I ordered a beer, which came with no glass, however I... More 

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1 Thank J W
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Great spot, creative presentation of food, great flavors, fun vibe. Menus has good variety and the deserts are awesome here.

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Thank Anne J
Detroit, Michigan
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The food is very good here and the atmosphere is calming and lovely. The service is slower but then again this isn't a place where you go to when you are in a hurry. A very nice experience.

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Thank Ruth R
Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for a late lunch while shopping on a Saturday. The place is dark, and has mostly booth seating with no real atmosphere. The menu looked pretty good but tasted like it was made that morning rather than fresh. Given it took about 5 minutes for our meals to arrive, it likely was. The seared tuna salad was full... More 

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Thank Tomchele
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Quite a nice surprise. The old expression of "someone is watching the store" is really taken seriously here. Just what we were looking for, good food, reasonable prices, very good service. They went out of their way to make sure we were pleased. Try it,you won't be disappointed. We weren't.

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Thank BEEEMBEE
Hillsborough, New Jersey
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103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Had dinner here, had some chicken dish that was good. Service was very good, server was nice and attentive. Little pricy for the food, expected little nicer but its a good meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084-3206
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 248-816-8379

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?