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A Peek into Pinky’s, Royal Oak’s Next Rooftop Bar

The 150-seat space features pink decor and an outdoor garden

Contributors: January 2019

Hour Detroit, January 2019

Time Off

Parks & Rec Diner offers a quiet and tasty escape

Driving Force

Letter from the Editor, January 2019

5 Food Trends to Follow Right Now

From vegan hot spots, to izakayas and food trucks-turned-restaurants

All About the Zip Sauce

Food blogger and Instagram sensation, Seoung Lee, a.k.a. @chowdowndetroit, says Eddie’s Gourmet in Oak Park arguably makes the best in town

Swinging Sensation

Detroit’s Got Spirits

Inside the local craft distillery boom from Ferndale to Ann Arbor and beyond

Corktown’s Cork and Gabel Fuses Italian, German, and Irish Cuisine

Chef Matt McGrail opens the restaurant and beer hall this week, to much anticipation

Ferndale’s Antihero Serves Japanese Plates You’ve Been Craving

From kimchi to crispy ramen, and high balls to habchi, this Izakaya bar is worth waiting in line for

The World's Fastest Pizza Maker Reveals the Science Behind Detroit Mootz Pizzas

Six-time winning chef of the prestigious World Pizza Games, Bruno DiFabio, brings his famous-New York pies to the Motor City

Joebar and Frame Whip Up Kevell-Worthy Noshes for Hanukkah

The Hazel Park restaurants are hosting a holiday soiree for all

Comeback Catering

Dish, in Detroit, pushes through hard times with consistently delicious food

Transient Treasures

Intricate piping makes holiday cookies (almost) too precious to eat

Iggy’s Eggies Serves a Weekday Breakfast Worth Waking up For

The downtown Detroit walk-up window is the latest addition to burger joint Lovers Only

Your Guide to Dining in Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Navigating DTW terminals for the best local food options

This Creole Staple Has Been Bringing Cajun Flavor to Detroit for Over 50 Years

Half a mile north of Eastern Market and thousands of miles from New Orleans, Louisiana Creole Gumbo serves authentic Cajun and Creole recipes

Charlevoix Serves Mexican, New Orleans, Caribbean and Korean Cuisine

The Grosse Pointe restaurant and bar is expected to open tonight

Healthy Comfort Food Is on a New Menu at GreenSpace Cafe

Chocolate chip cheesecake, loaded nachos, and alcoholic milkshakes that even the calorie-conscious can enjoy

A Food Truck so Good

It’s now a full-service Caribbean restaurant

A Political Plate

Where Dearborn’s Arab political players meet, eat, and congregate to create change

Making Magic

Molecular gastronomist Jordan Dalaly proves eating is a multisensory process

Coffee Shop Lucky Detroit Opens in Corktown’s Detroit Barbers

Craft beverages and close shaves prove to be a winning combination

Designer Taste

A quaint Ferndale shop sells exotic cheese, chocolate, and charcuterie

A Lebanese Take on Classic American Favorites

Mission BBQ Opens in Troy

A new restaurant serves summer favorites with a side of patriotism year-round

A New Noodle Shop on the Block

Midtown Detroit welcomes Urban Ramen

Woah, Deli!

Rocco’s Italian Deli offers classic sandwiches with a fresh, Detroit twist

New Japanese-Inspired Restaurant Comes to Birmingham

Adachi opens this week in Birmingham

This Vegan Catering Company Celebrates the ‘Natural Beauty of Food’

Plus, tips on how to create your own photo-worthy grazing board

Exploring Metro Detroit’s Tiki Trend

Mutiny Bar and Lost River serve up island vacations with every drink

Fountain Detroit Opens a Summer Barbecue Hotspot

The Campus Martius Park destination offers a beachside experience

Meet the Detroit Startup Churning Out ‘Adult’ Cotton Candy

Spun Sugar puts spiked and sophisticated spins on the childhood favorite

Quality Cuisine Meets Karaoke at this Madison Heights Favorite

168 KTV Bistro brings serious dining and Asian pop-culture to Detroit

The Vegan 'Ice Cream' Even Non-Vegans Will Love

Allergy conscious and delicious, The Ice Cream Plant is quickly growing fans in metro Detroit

The Detroit Hot Spot With Dual Personalities

Part restaurant, part night club, we explore the many facets of Sweet Soul Bistro

Meet the Southwest Detroit Pizzeria Serving Sospeso

PizzaPlex in southwest Detroit is challenging what it means to be a new business on the block

Molly's Picks: Christine's Cuisine and Trattoria Serventi

Restaurant veteran Molly Abraham noshes around town, tracking down some top spots

Life Support

Letter from the Heath Guide Editor, Lyndsay Green

A Former Coney Island in Southwest Is Serving Vietnamese-inspired Dishes with Serious Flavor

Flowers of Vietnam offers chef-driven fare with a neighborhood joint vibe

Lumen Detroit Opens in DTE’s Beacon Park

The brasserie-meets-beer garden is another bright spot on the Detroit dining scene

Maty’s African Cuisine Brings Authentic Senegalese Food to Detroit

The Old Redford restaurant is the first of its kind in the city

Nosh Pit Detroit Food Truck Finds a Permanent Home in Hamtramck

The vegan and vegetarian restaurant takes the spot of the former Yemans Street pop-up

Detroit’s Inferiority Complex? Not Any Longer.

Letter From the Editor

Contributors: March 2018

The Charm Is in the Details at Cellar 313

A charming interior meets well-curated wines at this quaint Grosse Pointe hotspot

Avalon’s Cafe Is a Bakery With More Than Just Bread

Once tiny bakery’s Woodward outpost includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner — and drinks, too

Contributors: February 2018

Love (and Steam) Is in the Air

This Jefferson-Chalmers Café Combines Cool Vibes With a Cryptic Name

Coffee and (______) is a small-town social center in the big city

It's Game On for Detroit's 'Bar Arcade' Scene

M-Brew, Pop + Offworld, and Ready Player One pair microbrews with retro video games

How One of Detroit's Legendary Steakhouses Almost Didn't Happen

Even a catastrophic fire couldn't stop Capers

Why Abdul El-Sayed's Run for Governor Is for Real

Can a political rookie from Michigan become America's first Muslim governor?

Elevate Your Holiday Recipes With These Six Spices

From the classic to the unconventional

Contributors: December 2017

Shop Early... and Shop Local

Letter from the Editor

Sanders' Flagship Store Gets a Sweet Update

The Clinton Township candy shop boasts two chocolate fountains

This Detroit Lawyer Turns Cookie Maker on the Weekends

Hamtramck’s Le Detroit Macaron is worth a Saturday visit

Sherwood Brewing Co. Makes a Case for Strip Mall Eats

Top-notch ingredients make this Shelby Township restaurant a solid neighborhood hangout

Print Your Best Artwork on Your Morning Latte at This Birmingham Cafe

From intricate latte art to unexpected flavors and a unique setup, Birmingham Roast is worth a visit

Those Who Can, Do

Letter From the Editor

Contributors: October 2017

Food As Entertainment

The Conserva delivers vibrant, bright cuisine with originality and vision

Oro Cheese Brings Old World Recipes to Metro Detroit Markets

A Shelby Township, family-run business is sharing their ancestral take on feta

Pizza Bar, Arcade to Open Downtown Friday

Pop + Offworld features specialty pizzas, cocktails, and ’80s video games

Contributors: September 2017

This Grosse Pointe Cafe Pairs Street Tacos with Unexpectedly Feminine Decor

Come for the south-of-the-border fare. Stay for the whimsical tablescapes and dainty floral arrangements.

Recipe: Passion for Rye

Sylvan Lake Gets Neighborhood Butcher Shop

The old-fashioned market offers all-natural meat cut on the premises, just like the good old days

Contributors: July 2017

Southern Comfort

SavannahBlue offers up expertly cooked soul food with an upscale, big-city feel

Bar Basics

A few essentials can help up your home cocktail-making game

Warm Bean Salad Recipe from Rose's Fine Foods

Chef Molly Mitchell takes a fresh approach to dried legumes

Rookies and Veterans

Letter From the Editor

3 Brunch Options in Metro Detroit to Check Out

The Morrie, Bobcat Bonnie's and Chapman House among our new favorites

La Boheme Brings a Taste of France to Detroit's West Village

Charming cafe's menu boasts almond-filled croissants, croque monsieur and madame, quiche Lorraine, and macarons

Voyager Restaurant Opens in Ferndale

Seafood eatery features raw bar with oysters, craft beer and cocktails

Hummus Recipe from The Root Chef Nick Rodgers

He offers a take on a deceptively simple dish that hits all the notes: tradition, cultural, local, healthy, and delicious

Ima in Corktown Dishes Up Udon Soup for the Soul

Japanese-inspired eatery glimpses into a chef’s culinary journey from Michigan to Chicago to San Francisco and back home

Detroit's Intu Tea Steeped in Personality

For Mary Jones, the tea business hasn't always been easy, but that hasn't stopped her from taking it on with personal flair.

Naming Rites

Three Cats Café continues Leon & Lulu’s owners habit of honoring their furry friends

2017 Restaurant of the Year: Bistro 82

With impeccable attention to details and the subtle evolution of ongoing menu items, the staff at Bistro 82 keeps pushing the envelope in a tireless quest to seek perfection

Love & Buttercream Expands

Second location means there's even more to Love (& Buttercream).

Local Pop-Up Chefs Form Multicultural Alliance

How a group chefs are expanding Detroit's ethnic dining scene

Alie's Lebanese Grill Goes Beyond Typical Fare

With a high-end menu, the Sterling Heights restaurant carves a new identity

El Asador Steakhouse Takes a Gourmet Approach to Mexican Fare

El Asador Steakhouse takes a gourmet approach to Mexican fare.

MOCAD’s Super Happy Sushi Offers Simple Yet Fun Food

Corner cafe and bar good spot for fresh, quick bite for museum-goers and hungry Midtown visitors alike

Beyond Beer

Great Baraboo Brewing Co. was founded on suds, but there’s plenty else to like

Imported to Detroit

Ex-Manhattan duo’s The Royce celebrates wine regions of the world

Recipe: Hearty for Hunters

Rocky Rachwitz’s favorite meal for family holidays — or camping buddies

Flights of Fancy

Rusted Crow’s new Detroit location soars above the gastropub pack

Recipe: The Love Bath

The Way It Was

Contributors: October 2016

Hallowed Ground

Fifty years ago this October, The Grande Ballroom became Detroit’s brick-and-mortar embodiment of the sex, drugs, and rock ’n’ roll era

Designs on Detroit

Annual festival looks to the future

Beyond Barbecue

For more than just table-top grilling, Chung Ki Wa in Sterling Heights dishes up authentic Korean fare

Politics of the Plate

Local pop-up focuses on educating diners through worldly cuisine

What’s Old is New Again

In Detroit’s faded Chinatown, the Peterboro takes Asian cooking to new and delightful heights