Your rankings for the 7 best craft cocktail bars in Michigan | Michigan Radio

Your rankings for the 7 best craft cocktail bars in Michigan

May 31, 2013

You have spoken.

We received 12,341 votes for the best craft cocktail bar in Michigan.*

Here are the top three.

1. The Last Word, Ann Arbor: 5,376 votes

The Last Word of Ann Arbor is in first place as the best place to find a craft cocktail in Michigan
Credit Lester Graham / Michigan Radio

2. The Oakland, Ferndale: 4,343 votes

The Oakland in Ferndale took second place.
Credit The Oakland / Facebook

3. Sugar House, Detroit: 1,940 votes

The Sugar House in Detroit took third place. This is their mojito.
Credit The Sugar house / Flickr

Honorable mentions go to the following:

4. Evans Street Station, Tecumseh: 366

5.The Raven's Club, Ann Arbor: 100

6. The Bar at 327, Ann Arbor: 89

7. Grange Kitchen & Bar, Ann Arbor: 79

Also, an honorable mention goes to the Alley Bar in Ann Arbor for having multiple comments recommending them after the poll was under way.

Thanks for voting, even if you voted a few extra times :).

*We noticed that people could vote multiple times if they cleared their cookies between votes. We'll change that up next time.

In our initial Facebook query, several folks listed their "brother's house" or "my kitchen" as their favorite place to find a craft cocktail. If you're interested in going that route, here are a few unusual summer ideas to get you started.