Remembering Corktown Community Pillar Greg Mudge
Greg Mudge, owner of Mudgie’s Deli in Corktown, passed away on Sept. 5 at the age of 46. Since the news of his passing, there has been an outpouring of acknowledgement from the Detroit restaurant community and beyond, and many remember Mudge for his commitment to the community and his kindness. I need to say just a few words about my friend, Greg Mudge, the owner of Mudgie’s Deli and Wine Shop in Corktown, who died over the weekend, suddenly, at the age of 46. We talked, and talked, and talked, and talked and he was so worked up about the possibilities of life after the pandemic, about the things that were going to come back together. We wish Greg’s family and his co-workers and everybody else peace in this moment as they try to remember Greg Mudge.wdet.org
Michigan restaurants offering new options for last-minute holiday gifts
With time running out and if you still need some last-minute Christmas gifts, local restaurants may have what you need. With indoor dining still closed, restaurants are struggling. You can also purchase their famous Bloody Mary mix, which Hennes said is same mix they’ve used since opening. All the restaurants are struggling. “When you support the restaurants, you’re supporting everyone that works in the restaurants and want to see them around when you come out on the other side of this.
Michigan restaurants prepare for winter amid COVID-19 pandemic
DETROIT – Autumn is here and that means -- among other things -- winter is coming. The coming colder temperatures could be tough on local restaurants who have relied on outdoor patio seating to survive the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic. “That was the right at the beginning of the recession,” said owner Greg Mudge. Just down Porter Street, at Batch Brewing Company, they’re also adapting by transforming their parking lot into an outdoor biergarten. We’re going to put a couple of tube heaters underneath it and then we’re going to particularly enclose it,” Roginson said.
A deli feast is now available for takeout
Mudgies Deli And Wine Shop is an award-winning restaurant in Detroits Corktown neighborhood. Right now, they have switched things up and are offering their full menu for takeout. Owner Greg Mudge spoke to Jason Carr via Skype from his restaurant to talk about the classic items and the new items now available. Some of these could even save you a trip to the grocery store and wine shop. Watch the video to find out more.
Detroit deli owner Greg Mudge says "This Is My Detroit"
So it was natural to reach out to Greg Mudge, the owner of Mudgie's Deli and Wine Store, a staple in the Corktown neighborhood. The first place Greg says is the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. "It's a place that I love to go to because it's very relaxing and I've shared many memories with my wife," Greg said. One of the last places Greg mentioned as a favorite was a restaraunt called Ima's. Greg said besides the music, food, parks and culture of Detroit his favorite thing is "This city is a small town in a large city.