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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: Steak Burrito at Taco Tienda Mexicana

December 17th 2018

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at Taco Tienda Mexicana (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 17, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – Inside the strip mall at the corner of John R. and Whitcomb (13 1/2 Mile) is a tiny Mexican grocery store, and inside that grocery store is a cafe called Taco Tienda Mexicana. This authentic Mexican restaurant […]

Reporter Food: BBQ Pulled Pork Mac n Cheese at Dave and Amy’s

October 31st 2018

Reporter Food: BBQ Pulled Pork Mac n Cheese at Dave and Amy’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 31, 2018) White Lake, MI- at 9595 Highland Road (M59) in White Lake is a locally owned restaurant with a bar and a large menu, named after their founders: Dave and Amy’s. I went for lunch and had their […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Lemonato at Honey Tree Grill

August 15th 2018

Reporter Food: Chicken Lemonato at Honey Tree Grill Bloomfield Township, Lathrup Village, Northville,  Rochester Hills, Southfield, Sterling Heights, and Troy, MI – Honey Tree Grill has six locations, but I decided to try the one at 28601 Southfield Road in Lathrup Village. Honey Tree has Greek and American food, and the Chicken Lemonato is one […]

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at El Camino in Keego Harbor

August 13th 2018

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at El Camino in Keego Harbor Keego Harbor, MI- Based on a reader recommendation I headed to El Camino Taco in Keego Harbor.  It was easy to find with the giant neon word “Tacos” on the side of the building, which is at 2807 Orchard Lake Rd. This is a great […]

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: Pho at Que Houng in Madison Heights

March 14th 2018

Reporter Food: Pho at Que Houng in Madison Heights (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 14, 2018) Madison Heights, MI –  Que Houng is a Vietnamese term that means “Native Village,” and the  folks at Que Houng Restaurant bring the tastes of Vietnam to Madison Heights with a menu full of favorites for dining in or carrying […]

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: Lunch at Mojave Cantina

September 28th 2016

Reporter Food: Lunch at Mojave Cantina (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 28, 2016) Clawson, MI – Finding places where I feel comfortable writing that also have great food and good internet can sometimes be a challenge.  But thankfully I’ve discovered a place in Clawson that is a delicious writing spot: Mojave Cantina. When my internet was […]

Reporter Food: Bittersweet Café in Holly

January 22nd 2016

Reporter Food: Bittersweet Café in Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 20, 2016) Holly, MI – Among the adorable shops and restaurants of Saginaw Street is a cozy little place called Bittersweet Café. The quaint space and smiling staff might make one think of a regular country restaurant, but the gourmet food items, impressive selection of […]