Test Kitchen

The Great Lakes Culinary Center is a state-of- the-art test kitchen and events venue in Southfield, Michigan. This space was designed to allow chefs to come into the space and entertain guests while using the latest and greatest equipment. Now, it has exploded into one of the one of the best Metro-Detroit venues to host an event. It offers food-service professionals—and the Detroit community—the opportunity to test the latest kitchen equipment, attend cooking classes or demonstrations, and host private events. It is a unique, flexible event space capable of hosting a variety of events. The most common events the Culinary Center hosts are wedding receptions, birthday parties, corporate luncheons, holiday parties and team building cooking events.

Venue Features

» Thousands of square feet of usable space with indoor and outdoor seating options.

» On-site organic garden, unique in creating farm-to-table experiences for scout groups, school field trips, senior centers, etc.

» Holds up to 180 people or 150 with dance floor.

» State-of-the-art kitchen with specialized cooking features.

» Tables, chairs, stemware, china, and buffet service equipment included.

» Conveniently located with ample parking.

Menus available upon request.

Please contact Great Lakes Culinary Center at 248-286-3100 or use the CONTACT US form.

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Are you interested in attending one of our scheduled manufacturer trainings or equipment demos?
Check our calendar to see what we have scheduled!  For more information or to register for any event please fill out the contact us form below and reference the date and topic – we will contact you to confirm!


If interested please fill contact form (no sign up)