Posts Tagged ‘Italian’

Nonna Maria’s Offers Big Italian Delights

Danny Raskin shares how the former Maria’s has expanded to Nonna Maria’s in West Bloomfield, featuring Italian dishes like never before. By Danny Raskin Photos courtesy Nonna Maria’s The saying, “What goes around comes around,” is almost apropos in this case … Although it does have much to do with the re-opening of a closed…

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SheWolf: A Detroit Destination

By Lindsey Shaw From ancient Rome to modern day Detroit, SheWolf will rock your taste buds. Opening late summer 2018, SheWolf Detroit is an Italian classic in the Detroit restaurant scene. If you were a fan of Larco’s and Roma Café back in the day, this spot is its modern contemporary. Chef Anthony Lombardo and owners…

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Joe Vicari Announces Andiamo in Fenton

Restaurant empire strikes again. By Danny Raskin Rather than pull in his horns and be satisfied with his various empire of restaurants, Joe Vicari, as if in answer to an item a short while back in a local Detroit newspaper that he is considering retirement, opens still another eatery to go with his much-diversified chain.…

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Karen and Tom Moro of Moro's Dining

Danny Raskin: Here’s To More Moro’s!

Honored Italian restaurant celebrates 38 years. One of the finest restaurants in this region of the state … Moro’s Dining … is celebrating the 38th anniversary of its wonderful choice culinary experiences … on Allen Road, Allen Park, just west of the Southfield Expressway. The high-quality serving of international cuisine Monday through Friday 11 a.m.-10…

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Alfoccino

Alfoccino

Dining Around The D Sunny Palaj was 16 when he started working as a busboy at Alfoccino, an Italian restaurant then located in Rochester Hills. “I’ve done all the restaurant jobs, up through the line,” said Palaj, now 41. Today, he’s at the top of the ladder as owner of Alfoccino Ristorante Auburn Hills. Formerly…

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Ciao Italian Bistro

Danny Raskin: Say Hello To Ciao

New Italian fine-dining spot worth a visit. A new restaurant takes over the former location of five previous eateries as it now becomes Ciao Italian Bistro … on Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield … the previous sites of Sign of the Beefcarver, Chuck Daly’s Great Northern, West Bloomfield’s Great Northern, Big Daddy’s Parthenon and Huerto.…

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Danny Raskin: Touches Of Italy

Plymouth’s Cantoro Italian Market & Trattoria does double duty. The concepts themselves might have had meager acceptance at their beginnings many years ago but, like well-watered plants, many have grown heartily with much global recognition. However, numerous so-called market-restaurant combinations may have failed because of having market knowledge but also a lack of much-needed restaurant…

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