9833 Joseph Campau St.
Hamtramck, MI 48212
New Palace Bakery is located in central Hamtramck and sells both Polish and American goodies. The pies are made with a different type of dough, so that they have a thicker than normal crust. You can choose from fruit pies, cream, Dutch or meringue, and apple pie is one of the bakery’s fruit pie selections. The bakery is open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays, and it is closed on Sundays.
17736 W. 13 Mile Road
Beverly Hills, MI 48025
Though Achatz doesn’t have a downtown Detroit location, you can find this famous pie company in Beverly Hills, Chesterfield, Shelby Township, Troy and farther north in Oxford. The bakery has many different type of pies, including three apple pie flavors: apple caramel nut, Dutch apple and apple double crust. Another popular pie is the Michigan four berry pie, with tart cherries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. Full pies start at $16.99, and you can order them online or in-store. The restaurant has been featured on TV shows and in many magazines for its award-winning pies.
10040 W. McNichols Road
Detroit, MI 48221
If you’re in the mood for something different, try Love’s Custard Pie, which is made with “good old Southern-style custard,” according to its founder. You can also find Love’s Custard Pie at Eastern Market, and it sells 26 different flavors of pie, including apple pie and other fruit flavors. Other custard flavors range from ginger to creme brulee, pecan caramel to sweet potato, so there’s definitely something for everyone at Love’s.
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400 E. Congress St.
Detroit, MI 48226
Sweetwater Tavern is an American cuisine restaurant in Detroit, and it serves slices of granny smith apple pie, topped with caramel and served with ice cream. The restaurant has everything: sandwiches, salads, entrees and desserts, including the apple pie, a “Sweetwater Hummer” milkshake and homemade peach cobbler. Sweetwater Tavern is located downtown, near the corner of Brush St. and E. Congress St.
Hannan House Cafe
4750 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
Terri’s Cakes can be found in the Hannan House Cafe, in Midtown. The owner and baker, Garnet Terri, sells cakes as well as pies. Full pies are $20, and you can choose from apple, cherry or sweet potato; these selections can be ordered online, as well, if driving to Detroit isn’t convenient for you. Terri’s Cakes was established in 2014 by Garnet, who was inspired by her mother’s love of cooking and baking, and Garnet started off baking cupcakes. Now, Terri’s Cakes has a full line of desserts for purchase.