Reviews and Awards
Here are what some of our fans have to say about us:
"Come hungry, and savor the subtle spice and perfume of both the cooking and the experience"
'Blue Nile Still Irresistible' Ann Arbor News, 9/18/08
"Voted Best Ethnic Restaurant"
People's Choice Awards 2004 and 2005, The Ann Arbor News
"The Blue Nile's treats satisfy adventurous palates."
Ana Wagner-Hoffman, The Ann Arbor News
"Eating at the Blue Nile is a rich, sensual experience unlike any other."
Laura McReynolds, The Ann Arbor News
"The Blue Nile is a perfect dining spot for the health conscious."
Renee Skoglund, The Observer & Eccentric
"One of Detroit's top five romantic restaurants"
Monthly Detroit Magazine
"The restaurant is very relaxing and the food delicious, while intellectually stimulating."
Insider Business Journal
Voted "Best All-You-Can-Eat Restaurant" & "Best Restaurant Service"
2001 through 2005, Current Magazine
"One of the top 10 restaurants in Detroit"
Monthly Detroit Magazine
"The Blue Nile wraps up the flavor of Ethiopia."
Molly Abraham, The Detroit News
"Like an oasis in the desert, an island in the middle of a turbulent sea, Blue Nile is an escape, a sanctuary."
Sandra Silfven, The Detroit News
Voted "Favorite Choice for Local Vegans"
Institute for Plant-Based Nutrition, Great Lakes Region
"There's a triple reward for those who dine at the Blue Nile, Detroit's Ethiopian restaurant, for those who aren't afraid to try something different."
Dining Out, Windsor Star