Dogs are happy almost anywhere. But your mom probably wants to know that Detroit is safe, and that your friends are nice. So here's a list that is (friendly) dog friendly and mom safe.
PJ's dogs are nearly always on site to greet you. Plus, the food is killer!
The owner Jerry loves dogs, and there's always at least one in there. Also, well curated wine list.
Newly renovated Corktown favorite. Your mom will love the decor. Not only is your dog welcome, but the bartender probably has hers there too.