Uptown Grille


There’s an intangible about any successful enterprise. What is it that has made this big sports bar/restaurant so successful in the year and a half since it opened? Foodies would probably say it’s the quality of the dishes on an extensive menu that includes everything from chips and salsa to rib-eye steaks, which are handled with equal respect. Others might point to the friendly staff or the unpretentious but attractive look of the 14,000-square-foot building. Then there’s that wall of high-definition plasma TVs over the bar where 37 craft beers are on tap. The strategic location on Maple Road makes it geographically desirable to the Novi, West Bloomfield, Walled Lake, and Commerce Township crowds.  In any case, proprietors Ryan Adams, Joe Hibbert, and Brandon Richardson have a hit on their hands. 3100 E. West Maple Rd., Commerce Township; 248-960-3344.

Edit Module
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Related Content

Web Exclusive: First Tastes of Marais' New Menu

Grosse Pointe restaurant unveils 10 courses under new arrangement

Web Exclusive: Summer’s Last Stand

Grosse Pointe Farms bakery rolls out DIY lemonade bars to parties, events

Déjà Food: Recalling a Family Restaurant 'Empire'

Hot Spot: May 2015

Game On

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Life in the Cadaver Lab
    For future doctors, Wayne State University’s body bequest program isn’t all about death —...
  2. Hungry Like the Wolf
    Spanish-inspired tapas restaurant brings delightfully flavored fare to Northville
  3. Running for Her Life
    Founder of Rock CF nonprofit fights back against genetic lung disease

  4. Having ‘The Conversation’
    End-of-life-care issues are becoming part of the national dialogue
  5. From a Dark Place
    After losing his sight, an artist’s journey to reinvent his life is a lesson in overcoming...
  6. Life-Changing Decisions
    The list containing the winners and the accompanying medical stories featured in the 2015 Top...
  7. Erasing the Past
    In southwest Detroit, a tattoo removal program helps former gang members leave stigma behind
  8. Extremely Personal Choices
    More women opt for a double mastectomy, but does it really prevent anything?
  9. Painting With a Twist
    With its unique creations, Black Light Visuals builds loyal following among music fans
  10. Oma Rules!
    Since 1904, Jacoby's has been dishing out German comfort food to rival Grandma's