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Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top French spots around Detroit, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.
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1. For the Love of Sugar
First on the list is For the Love of Sugar. Located at 100 Erskine St. in Midtown, the patisserie/cake shop, which offers coffee, tea, macarons and more, is the highest-rated French restaurant in Detroit, boasting 4.5 stars out of 278 reviews on Yelp.
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Next up is Millenium Village’s Gold Cash Gold, situated at 2100 Michigan Ave. With four stars out of 490 reviews on Yelp, the cocktail bar and French and traditional American spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Le Detroit Macaron
Le Detroit Macaron, located at 2756 Evaline St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the spot to score macarons and more five stars out of 30 reviews.
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