Danny J's Brick Tavern

At the corner of uptown and downtown.

A new level of dining in Downtown Utica

When you enter Danny J’s, you’ll know you are somewhere special. The historic brick walls frame the beautiful wood floors giving you a sense of warmth that is only matched by the wood-fired oven in the corner. With two floors available for dining, there is always plenty of room for friends, families or co-workers.

Danny J's Brick Tavern
7759 Auburn Rd, Utica, MI 48317
Located at Auburn Road and Cass Avenue in Downtown Utica.
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Phone: 586.991.0407

Email: info@dannyjs.com

Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-midnight
Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-2 a.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.-midnight
Sunday brunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m.


Join Our Team

We are always looking to add new and exciting people to our team! If you have bar/restaurant experience and are looking for a fun, friendly place to work look no further than #DannyJs! Email your resume to info@dannyjs.com today!

Downtown Utica, Michigan

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Family Style Dinners in Utica, Michigan

Family-Style Dinners

May—September, 2017
USPBL Game Days Only

Hit a GRAND SLAM at Danny J's! We are offering a Grand Slam meal served family-style for a family of four in celebration of the second season of the United Shore Professional Baseball League at Jimmy John's Field.
Stop by Danny J's on any USPBL game day to enjoy this special offer.

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Our menus

Happy Hour 3-6 p.m.
$5 appetizers, $1-off drinks

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For easy access to download the app to your phone, click here to load a QR code and scan to download!

Host your party or meeting

Perfect for private events or meetings of 20 to 200, Danny J’s Brick Tavern has a second-floor gathering space featuring original brick walls, exposed ceiling beams, 20-foot-long, fully stocked bar and a performance stage. For more intimate engagements, a third-floor lounge overlooks the second level. Both areas include projector and sound capabilities.
Visit Danny J’s to see for yourself the beautiful setting that is unique to any Macomb County restaurant. In the meantime, visit our Instragram page to browse through our gallery of photos.

Private bar

Keep the fun flowing with your own private bartender serving from behind this second-floor bar.

Separate floor

Enjoy the privacy of your own room with great views of Downtown Utica.

Catering available

Allow Danny J's to cater and provide waitstaff for your special event.
View our catering menu to discover our available menu options and pricing.

Inquire about booking your party

Are you interested in planning an event at Danny J's?
We are happy to answer your questions and assist you with bringing your event to our restaurant.

Phone: 586.991.0407
Email: info@dannyjs.com

Danny J's News and Happenings

Utica car show

Utica’s Gasoline Alley

Saturday August 12, 2017— 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Stroll the streets of Downtown Utica admiring this collection of classic cars during this car show, swap meet and gas show.

Opening day

USPBL Baseball


Enjoy the thrill of the game ,within walking distance of Danny J’s, as the crack of the bat welcomes USPBL baseball back to Downtown Utica.

Downtown Utica concerts and entertainment

In-house performances

Ongoing events

Don’t miss one our many upcoming in-house concerts. With two floors of dining, there is always room to enjoy the music!

Nearby fun

There is never a shortage of fun within a short drive of Danny J’s Brick Tavern! Whether you catch a local baseball game, watch the latest blockbuster movie, ride one of the many bike trails, or simply enjoy one of the fun-filled events in Downtown Utica, be sure to make Danny J’s your stop for good food, good friends and good times!

Our Mission

To ensure that each guest receives prompt, professional, friendly and courteous service. To maintain a clean and comfortable and well maintained premises for our guests and staff. To provide at a fair price, well-prepared meals, using only quality fresh ingredients. To ensure that all guest and staff are treated with respect and the dignity they deserve. To thank each guest for the opportunity to serve them.

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Contact info

Danny J's Brick Tavern
7759 Auburn Rd, Utica, MI 48317
get directions

Phone: 586.991.0407

Email: info@dannyjs.com


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Located in Downtown Utica

Parking locations throughout Utica

With multiple municipal parking lots scattered throughout Downtown Utica, finding available parking has never been easier—and don’t forget the street parking along Auburn and Cass. Unlike many Downtown cities, all parking is FREE!