Westland’s Kung Fu Brothers Noodles and Dumplings is one of Metro Detroit’s Best New Restaurants | Restaurant Reviews | Detroit

The day of my first trip to Kung Fu Brothers Dumplings and Noodles, I was reminded of the absurdity of the national food media. While talking to my friends about the hand-pulled noodles, soup dumplings, and “Chinese burritos” that Kung Fu Brothers makes in Westland, The New York Times released its list of “50 Places … Read more

Underground cocktail bar opens in Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction neighborhood | Drink News | Detroit

click to enlarge courtesy photo The Upright is a new underground cocktail bar located below Oak & Reel in Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction. Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction neighborhood is getting a speakeasy cocktail bar. The Upright, located below Oak & Reel, an Italian seafood restaurant, opens Friday at 2921 East Grand Blvd. It’s the latest concept from … Read more

Favorite Fried Chicken Chick-fil-A Opens Southfield Location | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock A new Chick-fil-A opens at 28550 Telegraph Rd., Southfield. Fried chicken chain Chick-fil-A continues its expansion in metro Detroit, opening its latest restaurant Thursday in Southfield. The new restaurant is located at 28550 Telegraph Rd., joining 10 other Chick-fil-A locations in the Detroit area. The store will offer dine-in, drive-thru, takeout, … Read more

Detroit’s Freya Makes New York Times Restaurant List | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge randiah camille green Freya’s prix fixe menu includes fish, vegan and meat options. It may not look like much from the outside, but inside Freya has it all. Detroit’s new restaurant did The New York Times list of “50 Places in America We’re Most Excited Right Now.” Located at 2929 E. Grand … Read more

Rose’s Fine Food and Wine restaurant in Detroit is for sale | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge jacob lewkow A diverse group of diners gather at Rose’s Fine Food in Detroit. Another beloved Detroit restaurant is up for grabs. Rose’s Fine Food and Wine restaurant on Eastside Detroit was for sale for $600,000 on Thursday. A future buyer would inherit the property and business, including all kitchen equipment and … Read more

Lincoln Tap will let you pour your own beer at Royal Oak | Drink News | Detroit

click to enlarge courtesy photo The self-service system works through RFID-enabled wristbands that activate the taps and track the ounces being poured. Come October, get ready to help yourself to a round at Royal Oak. Lincoln Tap, a new venture of Eastern Market Brewing Co., will be the first of its kind in Michigan, following … Read more

Detroit Good Cakes & Bakes Expands Into Old Abandoned Building | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge courtesy photo Good Cakes & Bakes on Detroit’s historic Avenue of Fashion is expanding. When April Anderson realized her small bakery on Detroit’s west side had outgrown her, she thought adding a simple wall might solve the problem. That project soon turned into a business expansion that will see Good Cakes & … Read more

Detroit Southwest Restaurant Week returns for Hispanic Heritage Month this October | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge stonefeather Detroit Heights is one of 21 restaurants participating in Detroit Southwest Restaurant Week. Southwest Detroit is one of the most culturally rich neighborhoods in Detroit, filled with Mexican, Honduran, and Venezuelan cuisine. The area will showcase its diverse (and delicious) culture during Detroit Southwest Restaurant Week September 30-October 9, coinciding with … Read more

Rocky’s in Detroit’s East Market, closed due to flooding, hopes to reopen soon | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge steve nevling Rocky’s Historic Eastern Market in Detroit closed this summer. The Rocky’s candy and nut superstore at Detroit’s Historic Eastern Market quietly closed for the summer, but could reopen soon. Opened in 1969, Rocky’s was forced to close in recent weeks after a broken sump pump caused a 3 1/2-foot flood … Read more

The Bombshell Treat Bar mobile ice cream parlor lands at the Somerset Collection residence | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy of Bombshell Treat Bar The bombshells are heading to Somerset Collection, and no, we’re not talking about slender models or pinup girls. We’re talking about frozen dessert experts, Bombshell Treat Bar. The local startup specializes in uniquely decorated, over-the-top hand-dipped ice cream bars. The store announced that through November 6, Bombshell … Read more