Lifestyle Things to do in Metro Detroit

Berkley Guide: Where to Eat, Drink and Shop

September 15, 2020

Whether you’re in the mood to shop or eat (or both!), check out the best boutiques and restaurants that Berkley has to offer

By Nicole Glynn

Featured photo via June & December


Crispelli’s Bakery & Pizzeria

28939 Woodward Avenue, Berkley

Via Crispelli's Bakery and Pizzeria Facebook

Home to a bakery, a pizzeria and an Italian market, Crispelli’s offers fast, affordable and fresh food that’ll feed your cravings. Using only the best ingredients and their long-perfected baking techniques, they aim to bring the ultimate gourmet experience to you in just a few minutes. Dine in or carry-out!

Coco Fairfield’s

2959 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Via @cocofairfields

Whether you’re in the mood for a healthy breakfast, a hearty dinner or something in between, Coco Fairfield’s offers lots of classic favorites. Enjoy their infamous “Beverly Joe’s” vegan sloppy joe or “Franklin French toast,” stuffed with the restaurant’s own cream cheese mixture — and don’t forget to refuel with a fresh cup of Zingerman’s coffee.

The Lunch Café

3116 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Via The Lunch Cafe's Facebook

The Lunch Cafe prides itself on serving fresh, homemade meals made to order. With dressings, mayos and over 75 different soups all made from scratch, your dining experience is sure to be filled with a little “TLC.” Soup options rotate daily, so check the website before you go.

Atomic Dawg

2705 Coolidge Highway, Berkley

Via The Atomic Dawg Facebook

Enjoy a classic American meal at Atomic Dawg, where the menu includes hamburgers, milkshakes and, of course, gourmet sausages and hotdogs. The spot’s retro ambiance is the cherry on top to a nostalgic and delicious lunch!

Amici’s Pizza & Living Room

3249 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Via Amici's Kitchen and Living Room's Facebook

Calling all pizza lovers! This environmentally conscious restaurant offers a wide range of pizzas, from traditional pies to more adventurous options and vegan selections. Amici’s is also known for its martini bar and quaint patio, make sure to grab a drink!

Vinsetta Garage

27799 Woodward Avenue, Berkley

Via @vinsettagarage

Set in the oldest garage east of the Mississippi. Vinsetta Garage no longer serves up car repairs — but it does dish out delicious food and drinks. Decorated with car parts, tools and vintage memorabilia and featuring a menu built on Detroit-style eats that mechanics and techs would enjoy back in the day, Vinsetta is a must-visit spot.


3071 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley
24 Seconds Bar & Grill Via 24 Seconds Bar & Grill Facebook

Catch the game while enjoying a cold one at 24 Seconds Bar and Grill! The restaurant features a full-service bar, rooftop patio and dozens of flat screen TVs for your viewing pleasure.

Berkley Common

3087 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Berkley Common Via Berkley Common Facebook

Berkley Common prides itself on being uncommonly good. Indeed, it’s a great spot to enjoy a glass of wine, a cocktail or a beer and grab a bite. Check out the Uncommon Tiki, Taco & Street Food pop-up menu that’s available for a limited time.


1999 Coolidge Highway, Berkley

Republica Berkley Michigan Via Republica Facebook

With an expansive list of craft cocktails, Republica is the perfect neighborhood spot to have a drink with friends. Sip on a blueberry margarita or guava-flavored ale and indulge in a menu full of tasty small plates, burgers, salads and more.

Urge Juice

3628 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Via Urge Juice Facebook

Get your health fix at Urge Juice, which offers nutrient-rich, organic, cold-pressed juice options along with delicious smoothies, healthy bowls and a to-die-for avocado toast.


Sum Girls Boutique

3015 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Via Sum Girls Boutique Facebook

Serving tweens on up, Sum Girls Boutique is a warm, whimsical shop that offers sustainable fashion along with new apparel and accessories. Shop name-brand consigned clothing from Free People, Banana Republic, BLANKNYC and more or turn your unwanted fashion into “SUM” cash! Visit the website for their consignment guidelines.


3369 Robina Avenue, Berkley

Via Annabelle's Couture's Facebook

Full of distinctive, unique and eclectic pieces, Annabelle’s is a one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories boutique. Amp up your wardrobe with interesting designs that you won’t find anywhere else. They also offer personal styling services and will host a party with your gal pals!

Tootie and Tallulah’s

2600 Twelve Mile Road, Berkley

Via Tootie and Tallulah's Facebook

Kick your interior decor game up a notch with something unique from Tootie and Tallulah’s. This art, gift and home decor consignment shop has a wide range of recycled and repurposed gift items to spruce up any space in your home.

VITRINE Gallery & Gifts

2758 Coolidge Highway, Berkley

Via Vitrine Gallery & Gifts' Facebook

Whether you’re looking for pieces from Michigan artisans or one-of-a-kind finds from around the world, Vitrine has the most interesting items around.

June & December

2670 Coolidge Highway, Berkley

June & December Via June & December Facebook

At June & December, the products do the talking. Browse nature-inspired gifts ranging from handcrafted home-decor pieces to beautiful artwork.

Catching Fireflies

3117 W 12 Mile Road, Berkley

Via Catching Fireflies' Facebook

This fun shop will transport you back to the carefree days of your childhood! Full of art and goodies inspired by the owners’ favorite artist Chris Roberts-Antieau. Find something unique for your home, to entertain the kids — or to simply brighten your day.

Read more: 

No Comments

    Leave a Reply