This lush French country inspired hideaway, lodged comfortably in a single story corner building in Corktown, offers a unique perspective on the Detroit dining scene. Le Petit Zinc, though not directly affiliated, perhaps reflects into a reminiscent perspective of Detroit’s 18th century epicurean amenities. In the past I’ve seen a lot of articles talk about the significance…Read more LE PETIT ZINC, ON Y VA!
The Farmer's Hand, a new bodega and grocer, on the corner of Bagley and Trumbull, literally is everything I could ever want. Lady K and I recently stopped in - in hopes to snag one of the tables and have ourselves a lazy lunch. This place, their staff and their food are all nothing short of…Read more THE FARMER’S HAND, DOES IT RIGHT
We had arrived. K and I had finally stepped into the realm of ramen houses. Though K may be still of a rookie when it comes to ramen profiles, I’ve been eating and scouting for decent piping hot noodles for some time. Usually, I completely fail at finding anything noteworthy in all of Southeast Michigan,…Read more JOHNNY NOODLE KING, ONE STEP FORWARD
Ok, the Grey Ghost, here we go another dated approach to dining in Detroit, with their milk glass carafes, disjointed Edison bulb chandeliers, their semi-casual and sometimes frank wait-staff and their quite literal approach to the word grey. Some people may have had just about enough of this design aesthetic. But hold on just a…Read more GREY GHOST, A SURPRISING PALETTE
Yes, there is something to be said about classic American dining. You’ll find the eggs, the bacon, the grease and of course the comforts of our childhood. And though I am not the biggest fan of the Americana diet, I will say I am delighted when someone attempts to reinvent the recipes we all know,…Read more PARKS & REC, BUTTERNUT & APPLE SOUP
Selden Standard since opening in late 2014 has had critics raving. The menu has been on point, consistent and timely. They have maintained a high level of fresh and seasonal items with a velvety and restorative approach. The space has a clean minimalist design with warm woods and a cooks-counter hearth that can brighten your…Read more SELDEN STANDARD, BEAN SALAD