Reporter Food

Reporter Food: Atlantic Salmon with 3 Cheese Ravioli at Lily’s Seafood

April 6th 2019

Reporter Food: Atlantic Salmon with 3 Cheese Ravioli at Lily’s Seafood (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- A lunchtime business meeting last week gave me the chance to try Lily’s Seafood, located at 410 S. Washington in Downtown Royal Oak. This was a regular spot for my lunchtime companion, who opted for […]

Reporter Food: Braised Short Rib at Pops for Italian

April 3rd 2019

Reporter Food: Braised Short Rib at Pops for Italian (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 3, 2019) Ferndale, MI- An evening with friends included dinner at Pop’s for Italian at 280 W Nine Mile in Downtown Ferndale.  Pop’s is one of the sponsors of Oakland County Times, and I’ve been pleased to have previously enjoyed their Chicken […]

Reporter Food: Ribs & More at RE BBQ

March 28th 2019

Reporter Food: Ribs & More at RE BBQ (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 28, 2019) Ferndale, MI – You know something’s good when people line up in blizzard-like weather week after week for their helping. Thankfully the weather is better now, and RE BBQ (aka Rogue Estate), the small but mighty food truck camped out at […]

Reporter Food: Seafood Crab Cake Sliders at White Castle

March 26th 2019

Reporter Food: Crab Cake Sliders at White Castle (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Ferndale, Royal Oak, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, Pontiac, MI – As I hope everyone who reads Oakland County Times is aware, White Castle is the sponsor of our Reporter Food column.  While I am excited to be trying and indexing as […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Taco Platter at Mex

March 23rd 2019

Reporter Food: Chicken Taco Platter at Mex (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 23, 2019) Bloomfield Hills, MI – As I’ve been exploring the restaurants of Oakland County, I find that I am just as much amazed by the flavors of the decor and atmosphere as I am with the food. A recent lunch meeting at Mex […]

Reporter Food: Grilled Skinny Jimmy at The Lunch Cafe

March 21st 2019

Reporter Food: Grilled Skinny Jimmy at The Lunch Cafe (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 21, 2019) Berkley, MI -When I first went to The Lunch Cafe in September, I met Cindy and Angela Coon – the mother/daughter team responsible for the fine home-style soups and sandwiches that TLC is known for.  At that time, Cindy was […]

Ferndale’s Treat Dreams Re-opens as “Dessert Emporium”

March 15th 2019

Ferndale’s Treat Dreams Re-opens as “Dessert Emporium” (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2019) Ferndale, MI- What once was an ice cream shop full of unusual flavors has now grown into a haven for all things sweet.  Treat Dreams Dessert Emporium at 22965 Woodward Ave in Downtown Ferndale opens it’s doors to the public Friday after […]

Reporter Food: Capt’n Crunch Chicken n’ Waffles at Bobcat Bonnie’s

March 12th 2019

Reporter Food: Capt’n Crunch Chicken n’ Waffles at Bobcat Bonnie’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Brunch is a big deal in Downtown Ferndale, and Bobcat Bonnie’s is among the popular destinations. A friend and I went a few weeks ago and were very happy with our breakfasts – and the build-your-own mimosa […]

Reporter Food: Carrot Cake Oatmeal at LA Cafe

March 9th 2019

Reporter Food: Carrot Cake Oatmeal at LA Cafe (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 8, 2019) Waterford Township, MI- I made a healthy choice when I visited the LA Cafe at 5815 Dixie Hwy last weekend, and it ended up being a scrumptious one at that. The special was carrot cake oatmeal, which has julienne carrots, apples, […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Pad Thai at Thailand Town

March 6th 2019

Reporter Food: Chicken Pad Thai at Thailand Town (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – In the basement of an historic church in Downtown Royal Oak is a tiny little Thai cafe, with only a few seats and a busy carry out counter.  Thailand Town, at 515 S Lafayette, does not have […]