D.PRIME, featuring globally inspired twists on local favorites, opens Oct. 30

21 October 2020

DETROIT (Oct. 22, 2020) – MGM Grand Detroit will debut a new original steakhouse and lounge, D.PRIME, on Oct. 30, 2020. The steakhouse, led by Executive Chef Derek Mattison, will feature modern twists on flame-grilled steaks and seafood, contemporary signature cocktails and a fresh downtown vibe.

“D.PRIME was created to reflect the evolution of the downtown Detroit food scene,” said David Tsai, president of the Midwest Group for MGM Resorts International. “Our guests will enjoy a unique, upscale dining experience that combines a creative menu, great drinks and memorable service in a chic, modern setting.”

The delectable seasonal menu influenced by local purveyors and produce will feature classic steakhouse favorites such as a grand shellfish tower, 34 oz. tomahawk prime ribeye, American wagyu filet mignon, pan-roasted whole Maine lobster and truffle mac & cheese. D.PRIME will also introduce several new dishes such as wild-caught Nigerian tiger prawns, hoisin glazed prime strip, lobster tots and a D.PRIME signature burger. The beverage menu will consist of signature cocktails with contemporary flair, like the Old Smokey with smoked rosemary or a Hibiscus Martini. A full selection of premium wines by the glass or bottle will also be available.

D.PRIME Executive Chef Derek Mattison, said, “We’re thrilled to develop a new approach to the modern steakhouse that offers an exciting menu with some familiarity but also with a fresh spin that is uniquely Detroit. We’ve spent months creating delicious dishes you can’t find anywhere else in the city and can’t wait for our guests to experience them.”

Hours of operation for D.PRIME – Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 5 – 11 p.m. and closed Monday through Thursday, with additional days of operation planned for the near future. Advanced reservations are required as seating and capacity is limited. To make a reservation, call (313) 465-1645 or visit mgmgranddetroit.com/dprime for the latest hours and information.

Whether visiting for a drink in the lounge, an intimate date night, entertaining clients or just a fun night out with friends, D.PRIME will accommodate both private and socially distant options. MGM Grand Detroit implements MGM Resorts International’s Seven-Point Safety Plan - a multi-layered set of protocols and procedures designed in conjunction with medical and scientific experts to protect customers and employees. The full report can be found HERE.

About MGM Grand Detroit

The only Forbes Four-Star hotel in Detroit, the AAA Four Diamond Award-winning MGM Grand Detroit is the city’s first and only downtown hotel, gaming and entertainment destination built from the ground up. The hotel features 400 chic and stylish guest rooms, including nine rooftop VIP suites and 56 opulent corner suites. Guests enjoy signature restaurants including the hotel’s own sports pub, TAP at MGM Grand Detroit; casual dining options; several bars and lounges; Detroit’s premier sports betting destination, BetMGM Sports Lounge; and the only Topgolf Swing Suite and only resort-style spa in Southeast Michigan. More than 30,000 square feet of meeting space hosts everything from large corporate events to intimate black-tie affairs. MGM Grand Detroit is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM).  For more information, visit mgmgranddetroit.com or call toll free at (877) 888-2121.


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