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Food from the Caucus Club in Detroit

Danny Raskin: Historic Name, Modern Menu

The Caucus Club celebrates one year in business. The revival of a Downtown Detroit legendary restaurant name marks its first anniversary with much applause. Takeover of a coveted locale’s name and place is never easy … And the new Caucus Club at the same location in the Penobscot Building, Congress, Detroit, is not much different.…

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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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From The Hill Seafood and Chophouse

Danny Raskin: A ‘Hill’ Of A Good Meal

Grosse Pointe eatery is worth the drive. The resurgence of Downtown Detroit has also done wonders for restaurants away from the area by the many who might desire a change of menu, atmosphere or all-around surroundings … along with a place’s numerous stalwart customers who have found another eatery to love. Among them, The Hill…

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Shangri-La food

Danny Raskin: Fine Asian Dining

Shangri-La delivers choices not found at many other Asian restaurants. Why does its type of restaurant confuse so many people? … Is it Chinese or is it Cantonese, a kind of Chinese cuisine? Or what? … An inside window sign says Chinese … An outside sign says Cantonese … How about some of both ……

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Danny Raskin: Big Fourth At The Fifth

Fifth Tavern marks its four-year anniversary. It was much like a coveted old home week at the highly popular Fifth Tavern, celebrating its fourth anniversary … and seeing many recognizable people … like the still very young-looking Estelle Cole who, as Estelle Wein, won my first Beauty-Personality Contest in 1949 and would certainly still win…

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Assaggi Mediterranean Bistro lamb chops

Danny Raskin: Chai Anniversary

Assaggi Mediterranean Bistro marks milestone. Driving around looking for a location to put their dream, Josie Knapp and George Gize knew that money was scarce and a lavish restaurant by them would be out of the question. While driving along the not-yet-fully developed Nine Mile Road, west of Woodward locale, they saw a little site…

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Stage Deli sandwich

Danny Raskin: Center Stage

Stage Deli continues to impress in West Bloomfield. Many years ago, much time before it opened, numerous people were already hearing a rumor that Max Asnas would be opening a delicatessen here in the somewhat likeness of his world-famous Stage Deli in New York … The gossip, although not completely true, was indeed partly correct…

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spaghetti

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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Readers want their dogs to be welcome at restaurant patios.

Danny Raskin: For The Dogs!

Pet owners speak out and Beverly Hills Grill turns 30. I knew there were a lot of pet owners that read the Jewish News … but not as many as I’ve heard from who are hoping from my recent column that pets have bowls of water while customers are enjoying outside dining at area restaurants.…

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Sigels deli sandwich

Danny Raskin: Same Good Place

One of the most important points that confronts the new owners of a neighborhood restaurant is that the new proprietors do not neglect one of their most significant duties … It is a very important one … The fervent promise of continuing and providing even more additional assets to the customer’s every request if possible.…

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