Posts Tagged ‘Fressing With Fishman’

Fressing With Fishman: Steve & Rocky’s Rollback

Chefs Charles “Rocky” Rachwitz and Steve Allen are celebrating a combined 42 years in the restaurant business this month. To celebrate, the partners are rolling back prices at their sister restaurants, Rocky’s of Northville (41122 W. Seven Mile Road) and Steve & Rocky’s in Novi (43150 Grand River). This year marks 24 years in business…

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Fressing With Fishman: Welcome Wahlburgers

Michigan’s first Wahlburgers is now open. The restaurant has been busy with visits from its eponymous founding family as they settle into the space at 569 Monroe St. in Greektown. The Wahlberg brothers have developed 11 locations across North American after debuting the wildly popular concept in Hingham, Mass., in 2011. Episodes of the A&E…

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Fressing With Fishman: Hang Out At The Backroom

There’s a brand new dining and entertainment space at MGM Grand Detroit, the Backroom at TAP (1777 3rd Ave.). Located just off the restaurant, it’s a space where you can hang out and play games like giant Jenga, shuffleboard and darts, all in a friendly and laid back, social club environment. The Backroom features the…

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Fressing With Fishman: Calexico Now Open

New York City import Calexico is now open inside Downtown’s One Campus Martius building. The restaurant franchise features a California-Mexican inspired menu and occupies the 4,000-square-foot space leased by Bedrock Detroit and vacated by Olga’s Kitchen about a year ago. Even their New York partners were impressed, with founding partner Peter Oleyer calling it their…

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Fressing with Fishman: Return Of A Classic

Capitol Park’s the Albert, a luxury apartment building, will help resurrect Detroit’s La Lanterna later this year, with Edoardo Barbieri’s grandson Edward, his wife, Suzie, and sisters Ann Kolinski and Alicia Topolinski prepared to reopen in the same neighborhood where their family opened its first restaurant in 1956. A fall debut is planned for a…

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Fressing with Fishman: Royal Oak Welcomes Mexican-American Diner

In early July 2012, Royal Oak’s Onion Roll Deli closed its doors after 42 years in business. Now, almost four years to the day, the restaurant space at 27302 Woodward Ave. has been rehabbed and reopened as O.W.L., a Mexican-American-style 24-hour diner. The retro-signage is sticking around with a fresh coat of black paint. The…

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Fressing With Fishman: Zingerman’s BAKE! Celebrates 10 Years

One of many successful innovations from the Zingerman’s “Community of Businesses” is BAKE! — a hands-on teaching bakery located between the Zingerman’s Bakehouse and Zingerman’s Creamery on Ann Arbor’s south side. BAKE! is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and over that time has come to be nationally renowned for its educational model that shares…

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Fressing With Fishman: Development In The D

The building won’t be finished before the end of the year, but the Scott at Brush Park is already turning heads. Broder & Sachse Real Estate Services and Woodborn Partners broke ground on the five-story luxury apartment complex in March and now have a tenant locked in for 4,500 square-feet of ground-floor retail — restauranteur…

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Fressing with Fishman: Gluten-Free And Delicious

If you ask restaurant owners why they opened, they often talk about seeing a hole in the market and wanting to cater to the demand they anticipate for the product they can offer. For Gabe Hertz, Renee’s Gourmet Pizzeria is about more than just a unique menu you won’t find anywhere else — it’s about…

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Fressing With Fishman: Summer Menu Specials

The popular summer brunch at Royal Oak’s Bistro 82 is back (401 S. Lafayette Ave.). Brunch is available weekly on Sundays, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., followed by happy hour and dinner service at 4 p.m. Some of the highlights from this summer’s brunch menu include jumbo cinnamon rolls, steak and eggs (featuring a…

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