Three potato boats, packed with bacon, cheddar and jack cheese.
Six sticks breaded and fried, served with ranch.
Beer Battered Chicken Strips
Fresh, never frozen chicken breast strips, beer battered and deep fried. Served with house made bbq sauce and coleslaw.
Our great chicken strips beer battered and deep fried then dipped in our secret buffalo sauce; try this one with ranch or bleu cheese.
Cajun Steak Bites*
Marinated filet mignon rolled in cajun spice with mushrooms and onions. Served on pita bread.
Cajun Chicken Bites
Marinated chicken grilled in cajun spice with mushrooms and onions, served with pita bread and cole slaw.
Seasoned French Fries
Blackened Chicken Breast
Charbroiled chicken breast blackened served over bed of greens with garden vegetables.
Charbroiled chicken breast, sun dried cherries, bleu cheese and pecans served over fresh greens. We recommend raspberry vinaigrette.
Mixed greens topped with garden vegetables.
Mixed greens, garden vegetables, topped with cheddar cheese and bacon.
Choice of one side (french fries $1.25 extra seasoned / french fries $1.50 extra).
Our delicious half pound burger topped with bacon & swiss served with sweet sauce (a unique mayo, garlic and onion juice mix) - our signature burger.
A full half pound burger of fresh ground round served with lettuce, tomato and pickle.
Always fresh, never frozen with lettuce, tomato, and mayo. Available cajun or blackened.
Corned Beef & Swiss
Half pound of lean corned beef with swiss.
Choice of one side (french fries $1.25 extra / seasoned french fries $1.50 extra).
Jeff used to snicker when his grandmother said that the wing was the best part of the chicken. The house specialty, marinated 24 hours, dredged in spices and fried, confirms her thesis though. We get our wings packed in ice, delivered fresh every morning from the eastern market and sell 15 forty-pound cases daily. Quite frankly chicken wings are what we do! The flavor is so unique and delicious that once you try sweetwater wings, you'll be hooked for life-enjoy! Our award winning wings, ("best in detroit" - detroit free press) are served with celery sticks and bleu cheese.
Choice of two sides.
For starters we use only hormel special trim ribs, the best money can buy! They're slowly cooked in our five hour cooking process, and then blackened in our piquant house-made sauce. Voted "best ribs in detroit" - detroit free press), we will put our ribs up against any in the city, they are that good.
Rib & Wing Combo
1/2 slab of our famous ribs with a 1/2 order of sweetwater wings.
Bbq Rib Tip and Wing Combo
Huge order of tips paired with 1/2 order of sweetwater wings.
Whole Fried Wings
Ten whole wings seasoned with lemon pepper.
Chicken Strips & Wing Combo
2 of our famous chicken strips with a 1/2 order of sweetwater wings.
A huge order of tips slow cooked, served with texas toast.
Chicken & Waffle
Served with maple syrup and sausage gravy.
Farm raised catfish dusted in cornmeal then pan fried.
Beer Battered Cod
Sides Ala Carte $1.75.
Mac & Cheese
Cajun Black Bean & Rice
Homemade Mashed Red Skin Potatoes & Gravy
Small Tossed Salad
*Steaks and hamburgers are cooked to order. Consumption of raw or undercooked meat, fish, eggs or poultry may increase the risk of food-borne illness.
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.
Sweetwater Tavern is located in the heart of Detroit’s historic district with roots that date back to the mid-1800s as one of the city’s first buildings. First as a hotel, then evolving with the city to become a restaurant and bar, Sweetwater has been known for its authentic homemade food for thirty years. Sweetwater is within walking distance of the Renaissance Center, Hart Plaza, Ford Field and Comerica Park. Three shuttle buses provide free rides to all Tiger, Lion and Red Wing games, as well as major concert events. Come for the food stay for the friends, Sweetwater has accrued a reputation over 30 years for its distinctive, succulent taste — compelling chicken wings.