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Reporter Food: Toast ‘n Jams in Muskegon

July 12th 2018

Reporter Food: Toast ‘n Jams in Muskegon Muskegon, MI -One of the great things about traveling around Michigan is finding memorable dining experiences. Toast ‘n Jams in Muskegon is exactly the kind of place for an out of town writer to be inspired. Earlier this year I paid a visit and ordered their German Omelette, […]

Reporter Food: Boxty at Blackthorn Pub

July 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Boxty at Blackthorn Pub (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 7, 2018) Holly, MI- In addition to a regular menu of delicious items, Blackthorn Pub in Downtown Holly offers specials that regularly change.  I recently had Boxty, which was an Irish potato pancake stuffed with a mix of roasted mushrooms, kale, and whiskey cream sauce […]

Reporter Food: Legs’s Inn on Lake Michigan

July 2nd 2018

Reporter Food: Legs’s Inn on Lake Michigan (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 2, 2018) Cross Village, MI- A recent up north excursion led to one of the most interesting Reporter Food meals ever. Thirty Minutes south west of Mackinaw City, in an area high on dunes, is a beautiful place called Cross Village. Overlooking Lake Michigan […]

Reporter Food: Pub Burger & Poutine under a Palm Tree at M-Brew

June 26th 2018

Reporter Food: Pub Burger & Poutine under a Palm Tree at M-Brew (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Yesterday I had the good fortune to sit in a shady corner of a wrap around porch, sipping a fruity drink and writing with a view of a palm tree.  This experience is often […]

Reporter Food: Pollo a la Brasa and More at Culantro in Ferndale

June 20th 2018

Reporter Food: Pollo a la Brasa and More at Culantro in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Peruvian fare has made its way to Downtown Ferndale with the new Peruvian polleria Culantro at 22939 Woodward Ave. It was a great place for a lunchtime meetup with a friend, though neither of […]

Reporter Food: Dakota Inn Rathskeller in Detroit

June 14th 2018

Reporter Food: Dakota Inn Rathskeller in Detroit (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2018) Detroit, MI – In Germany, a rathskeller is a beer hall or pub in a basement where folks could gather together and discuss community issues and gossip, while drinking strong beer, and sometimes singing. Yes, singing. At 17324 John R St in […]

Reporter Food: Hot Mess Tots, Walking Taco & More at Doug’s Delight

June 10th 2018

Reporter Food: Hot Mess Tots, Walking Taco & More at Doug’s Delight (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 10, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – When I was a kid, Doug’s Delight at 24110 John R Rd was the place to go for after-school slushies and ice cream.  The neighborhood ice cream shop closed down several years ago, […]

Reporter Food: Egg Sandwich and Double Layer Nachos at OWL

April 27th 2018

Reporter Food: Egg Sandwich and Double Layer Nachos at OWL in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Open 24/6, with time off on Sundays, O.W.L. restaurant in Royal Oak gives patrons a simple menu of breakfast and lunch items, many with a Mexican flair. A friend and I checked it […]

Reporter Food: Stuffed Pepper Soup from Holiday Market

March 29th 2018

  Reporter Food: Stuffed Pepper Soup from Holiday Market (Crystal a Proxmire, March 29, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – Spending several weeks sick with the flu this year gave me the chance to broaden my horizons as far as soup goes. So you’ll see some soup posts coming up in the next few weeks.  I’m […]

Reporter Food: Charminar Biryani House Indian Restaurant in Troy

March 27th 2018

Reporter Food: Charminar Biryani House Indian Restaurant in Troy (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2018) Troy, MI – There is an amazing new restaurant on the corner of John R and Big Beaver Road called Charminar Biryai House Indian Restaurant.  It opened three months ago but I didn’t notice it until the large “Lunch Buffet” […]