Reporter Food

Reporter Food: Smoked Salmon Scramble from Cafe Muse

September 16th 2018

Reporter Food: Smoked Salmon Scramble from Cafe Muse (Crystal Proxmire, Sept. 16, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- On the menu at Cafe Muse there is a quote by Virginia Woolf: “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” The quaint and classy restaurant in Downtown Royal Oak seeks to make […]

Reporter Food: White Castle’s New Vegetarian Impossible Burger Sliders

September 13th 2018

Reporter Food: White Castle’s New Vegetarian Impossible Burger Sliders (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2018) Ferndale, Troy, Pontiac, Southfield, Royal Oak, Oak Park, Farmington Hills, MI – Yesterday White Castle rolled out their newest, and much-anticipated, creation – the Impossible Burger slider.  This plant-based burger has a similar texture and taste to real beef, but […]

Reporter Food: Pad Thai from Pi’s Thai in Hazel Park

September 12th 2018

Reporter Food: Pad Thai from Pi’s Thai in Hazel Park Hazel Park, MI – For over 30 years Pi’s Thai at 24940 John R in Hazel Park has been serving up family-made Thai food. There are lots of choices on the menu like Rad Na, Fried Rice, Gang Kheaw, and Nam Sod. My favorite is […]

Reporter Food: Cheesy Mac Attack at Rosie O’Grady’s

September 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Cheesy Mac Attack at Rosie O’Grady’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 7, 2018) Ferndale, MI – I’m a burger fan for sure. But a burger that comes topped with a macaroni and cheese waffle and a creamy cheese sauce – now that was pretty amazing. Rosie O’Grady’s offers this Cheesy Mac Attack along with […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Salad Sandwich at The Lunch Café, Berkley

September 5th 2018

Reporter Food: Chicken Salad Sandwich at The Lunch Café, Berkley (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 5, 2018) Berkley, MI – When I was having my first meal ever at The Lunch Café at 3116 Twelve Mile Rd in Downtown Berkley, the women behind the counter randomly started singing along with an upbeat love song. They greeted […]

Reporter Food: Mac Bombs & Almighty Brisket at Revival

September 3rd 2018

Reporter Food: Mac Bombs & Almighty Brisket at Revival (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 3, 2018) Waterford, MI- Just off Dixie Hwy on Walton Road is a cool cafe with food choices and a name that reflects their take on upping the neighborhood food game – Revival. The “modern American” dining is a step up from […]

Reporter Food: Pinconning Pizza from M Brew in Ferndale

August 31st 2018

Reporter Food: Pinconning Pizza from M Brew in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 31, 2018) Ferndale, MI – If you like the kind of pizza that is thick, cheesy, and full of flavor, the Pinconning Pizza from M Brew is a must try. The Detroit-style dough and gourmet blend of cheeses that includes Pinconning cheddar […]

Reporter Food: Braised Short Rib Pasta at Crispelli’s in Berkley

August 27th 2018

Reporter Food: Braised Short Rib Pasta at Crispelli’s in Berkley (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 27, 2018) Berkley, MI- Crispelli’s Bakery and Pizzeria has locations in Berkley, West Bloomfield and Troy.  I recently had a chance to visit their Berkley location and enjoy their creamy, flavorful braised short rib pasta. This is a creation of cavatelli […]

Reporter Food: Corned Beef Omelette at Omelette and Waffle Cafe in Northville

August 25th 2018

Reporter Food: Corned Beef Omelette at Omelette and Waffle Cafe in Northville (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 25, 2018) Northville, Plymouth, MI – As you might guess from the name, Omelette and Waffle Café in Northville (and also in Plymouth) specializes in breakfast/brunch.  They do have a good selection of lunchtime items too, but they are […]

Reporter Food: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sliders at Detroit Fleat

August 19th 2018

Reporter Food: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sliders at Detroit Fleat (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – I’m combining a couple visits together for this Reporter Food column, because really the noteworthy thing about Detroit Fleat in Ferndale is the mix of food choices.  That’s because Fleat is actually a restaurant with a food […]