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Amadeus Restaurant–Ann Arbor

Amadeus Restaurant–Ann Arbor

Is there a restaurant in your town that you’ve passed by dozens, or shoot, hundreds of times, but never stopped by for a meal? For me, in Ann Arbor, that restaurant is Amadeus. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve walked by, driven by, heck, even parked in the Fourth & Washington parking structure … Continue reading

The Ravens Club – Blogger Dinner

The Ravens Club – Blogger Dinner

Last April, I wrote a blog post about Ravens Club’s Improved Menu, after enjoying my favorite meal to date at the restaurant since its opening four years ago on Main Street in Ann Arbor. More recently, last week in fact, I was the lucky recipient of an invitation to come dine at Ravens Club with … Continue reading

Blank Slate Creamery

Blank Slate Creamery

I’ve now made two visits to Ann Arbor’s newest ice cream shop, Blank Slate Creamery. Apparently I was not the only one who got the memo stating that they opened! My first visit was back in August, about one month after they opened, but there was still a line out the door on a Friday … Continue reading

Blimpy’s Back!

Blimpy’s Back!

After spending 60 years in business on the corner of Division and Packard in Ann Arbor… …and after being closed for business for 13 months, Krazy Jim’s Blimpy Burger has finally reopened in their new location at 304 S. Ashley in downtown Ann Arbor. Thank goodness. When I visited with my officemates last Thursday at … Continue reading

MAIZ Mexican Cantina

MAIZ Mexican Cantina

Before we get to the food, can we talk about books for a minute today? Up until one week ago I really felt like the only person around who had not yet read Gone Girl (#FirstWorldProblems). The only books I have been reading for, well, basically the past YEAR have been the first five Game … Continue reading

Mezzevino

Mezzevino

Mainstreet Ventures has a new eatery in town. Mezzevino offers Mediterranean cuisine on the corner of Fourth and Liberty Streets in downtown Ann Arbor. A peek inside reveals colors and textures reminiscent of the Mediterranean coast. Happy Hour specials are offered, but only at the bar. That is a pet peeve of mine! Why can’t … Continue reading

VinBar–Ann Arbor’s Newest Wine Bar

VinBar–Ann Arbor’s Newest Wine Bar

This summer, the huz and I visited paid a visit to Michigan’s Leelanau Peninsula in the northern lower peninsula, which included a stay at the Inn at Black Star Farms over the Fourth of July weekend. During our stay, we heard from multiple folks in the area that a few of the local wineries were … Continue reading

Zingerman’s Roadhouse: Brunch & Dinner Reviews

Zingerman’s Roadhouse: Brunch & Dinner Reviews

Within the past month, I’ve dined at Zingerman’s Roadhouse not once, but twice. In fact, these were my very first two visits to the establishment. I have, of course, visited several of Zingerman’s other local endeavors, including: Zingerman’s Deli Zingerman’s Coffee Company Zingerman’s Creamery (here and here) (I say "of course," because Zingerman’s is to … Continue reading