Our new lakeside dining destination, The Continental at Ford House, is now open.

Reservations are strongly recommended. CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS. Or call 313-884-4222.
Experience an extraordinary meal with an extraordinary view of Lake St. Clair! The lakeside restaurant is located inside the Ford House Visitor Center.

The menu offers a unique twist on American cuisine, complemented by a full bar. We are open for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. Indoor and patio seating are available, as is a children’s menu.

You do not need a ticket to dine at the restaurant, although you are welcome to purchase a grounds pass or house tour to complete your experience. (Click here for information.)





Children’s Menu


11 am-4 pm Tuesdays-Wednesdays

11 am-8 pm Thursdays-Saturdays
Dinner service begins at 4 pm

10 am-4 pm Sundays



No reservations? No worries! You may order a snack or take a meal to go from The Speedster, our quick-service counter inside the Visitor Center. Plenty of outdoor seating is available on our patio or out on the beautiful estate.

Tuesday – Wednesday: 11 am – 7 pm
Thursday – Saturday: 11 am – 8 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 4 pm