Reporter Food

Reporter Food: Mad Hatter in Birmingham

March 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Mad Hatter in Birmingham (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – For a whimsical and tasty lunch in Downtown Birmingham, Mad Hatter was a good choice.  I met a source there for a story and was impressed with the cuteness of the decor. Long royal-colored curtains, and cheerful artwork made it […]

Reporter Food: #3 Sammich at Andy’s Place

March 5th 2018

Reporter Food: #3 Sammich at Andy’s Place (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 3, 2018) Holly, MI – Holly, MI – Looking for a great view, great wireless and a great “sammich?”  Then Andy’s Place in Downtown holly may be the spot for you. Located at 208 S Broad St, Holly, MI 48442, there is a great […]

Reporter Food: Krzysiak’s House in Bay City

March 4th 2018

Reporter Food: Krzysiak’s House in Bay City (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 4, 2018) Bay City, MI – Sometimes a good meal is worth leaving town for.  Those heading up north might take delight in this little Polish restaurant in Bay City Called Krzysiak’s House. I learned of this gem from a billboard (advertising does work!) […]

Reporter Food: Hamlin Pub in Rochester Hills

March 3rd 2018

Reporter Food: Hamlin Pub in Rochester Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 3, 2018) Rochester Hills, Clarkston, Chesterfield, Shelby Township, MI – I’ve heard the name Hamlin Pub for years and finally had a chance to try it with a friend of mine for lunch a few weeks back. The weather was cold and gloomy, so […]

Reporter Food: New Menu at Rosie O’Grady’s in Ferndale

February 25th 2018

Reporter Food: New Menu at Rosie O’Grady’s in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 26, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Rosie O’Grady’s in Downtown Ferndale has long been an advertising sponsor of Oakland County Times, so it was exciting to be able to bring people from Pontiac, Holly, Davisburg and Royal Oak there for lunch when Main […]

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch

February 9th 2018

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Weekends are fun at Dino’s Lounge, 22740 Woodward, Ferndale.  There is brunch along with a mimosa bar.  Dino’s is a sponsor of both Oakland County Times and Ferndale Pride.  I had brunch there with the organizer of Ferndale […]

Reporter Food: Cozy Cassoulet at Birmingham Toast

February 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Cozy Cassoulet at Birmingham Toast (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – On a chilly winter evening a friend and I had a delicious warm meal at Toast in Birmingham. The bacon fried rice was a beautiful dish with a variety of toppings that my friend had.  It was perfectly cooked […]

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner

February 5th 2018

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner (Crystal Proxmire, Feb. 5, 2018) Clarkston, MI – One of my favorite breakfasts ever is at Royal Diner at 6540 Dixie Highway, Clarkston, MI 48346. I am in love with their Garden Crepes.  These are deliciously thin, rich crepes stuffed with scrambled eggs, mozzarella cheese, mushrooms, tomatoes, and […]

Reporter Food: Brisket from RE BBQ

January 18th 2018

Reporter Food: Brisket from RE BBQ (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 18, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Would you stand in a line out in the cold for some brisket from a food truck at 3 in the afternoon?  I do once in a while, and plenty of others do as well.  Rogue Estate, aka RE BBQ, […]

Reporter Food – Filthy Animal from Otus Supply

January 13th 2018

Reporter Food – Filthy Animal from Otus Supply (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 13, 2018) Ferndale, MI – A night out with friends turned into a gluttonous feast of greasy pig jawl served on disgustingly good pizza deserving of the name “Filthy Animal.” We did not know what “guanciale” was so we decided to order it […]