New restaurant opening today on top floors of Detroit's Renaissance Center

Posted at 4:50 AM, Nov 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-25 07:00:44-05

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Dining returns to the top of the Detroit Renaissance Center on Monday.

It's opening day for Highlands Detroit, which features three different concepts on the 71st and 72nd floors of the tallest building in the state.

It will be anchored by the Highland Steakhouse, but will also feature a casual restaurant called "Hearth 71" and a cocktail lounge called "High Bar."

Additionally, there will be a private event space. The restaurant was developed by Shawn McClain, a James Beard Award winner.

McClain has partnered with Sarah and Richard Camarota, of McClain Camarota Hospitality, to bring Highlands to Detroit. Scott Garthwaite will be the executive chef for the restaurant with Robert Nikodem as the general manager.

The restaurant is now taking reservations. For more information, click here.