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Gaudino’s serves classic Italian dishes at a high price

Gaudino’s serves classic Italian dishes at a high price

By Caitlin Bush, Editor
March 6, 2017
Filed under Restaurants, Reviews, Showcase

The original Gaudino’s Italian Market opened in the early 1940s on the corner of Mack and Drexel in Detroit by Peter Gaudino. On Feb. 2, over 77 years after the original, the restaurant reopened. The restaurant has been in the Gaudino family for generations. Now his granddaughter, JoMarie and her ...

Vinsetta Garage keeps history, adds new flavor

Vinsetta Garage keeps history, adds new flavor

By Erin Kaled, Editor
February 7, 2017
Filed under Restaurants, Reviews, Showcase

Opened at the end of 2011, the restaurant Vinsetta Garage draws people in because of its historic background. While the garage unlocked its doors over 91 years ago, the place now has a new purpose: to serve food like burgers, mac & cheese, noodle bowls and coal-fired pies. From the light seepi...

Which Wich

Which Wich

By Jen Kusch, Section Editor
June 1, 2014
Filed under Restaurants, Reviews

Every sandwich shop has its hook. A gimmick, a jingle — call it what you please, but every sub franchise has one, whether it be Subway’s “five dollar foot-long” or “freaky fast delivery” (I’m looking at you, Jimmy John’s). Which Wich, Kercheval’s newest carbo-loaded addition, possesses...

Small Plates

Small Plates

By Lauren Semack, Senior Assistant Editor
May 15, 2014
Filed under Restaurants, Reviews

Right across from the Detroit Opera House sits a minuscule restaurant called Small Plates. Filled with tables covered in butcher paper, younger guests draw while adults admire the tastefully spray-painted artwork covering the walls. The concept of this unique restaurant is modeled after other countries’...