Baker's Keyboard Lounge

Detroit
Jazz Club
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Tues11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wed11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thu11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Fri11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Sat4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Sun1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Baker's Keyboard Lounge

20510 Livernois Ave (at 8 Mile Rd.)

Detroit, MI 48221

What began as a humble sandwich joint in 1933 turned into a piano bar in the early 40s, at which point it became a pivotal venue in the history of American jazz. A frequent haunt for the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Art Tatum, and Miles Davis, Baker's is still thriving today, with touring musicians providing nightly jazz and weekly comedy shows in an authentic Art Deco space. Entertainment aside, the kitchen here is serious about soul food: succulent barbecue wings and ribs reign supreme, and regional tastes like grilled perch and whiting are equally as satisfying.