Flavors to savor before summer ends
Let’s be real, we are almost midway through August which means summer is wrapping up soon, but it’s not over yet! With the end of the season comes a bunch of new fruits and veggies that are beginning to ripen, and lots of great seasonal favorites on menus. We spoke to the experts at Black Rock Bar to Grill to learn about which flavors you should savor before summer ends.
Seafood lovers will want to dive into the menu at this new Royal Oak restaurant
With oysters and a complimentary cocktail in a chic art-deco-inspired atmosphere, Pearl’s Deep Dive will have you feeling like you took a step back in time to a 1920s dinner party. Michelle Oliver takes us to the new royal oak restaurant to Dine in the D.
Love seafood? This place should catch your attention!
He always wanted to do seafood, he was a big Key West guy too, so we came up with this concept together, and it’s been a dream come true. " They wanted to blend those Key West Vibes with Michigan tastes, taking classic seafood dishes and giving them a twist. Michigan fish like walleye are on the menu as well, but you can also get blackened grouper and shrimp. There is a nod to Key West with pictures of Ernest Hemingway, a famous author who called Key West home, which are framed in old lobster traps. H2O Seafood is located at 3233 Biddle Avenue in Wyandotte.
An award-winning chef opens a new restaurant in the D
Jared Gadbaw co-owner and award-winning chef of Oak & Reel talked about his return back to the D and what you can expect at his new restaurant. Oak & Reel focuses on seafood and incorporates yummy, Italian flavors, and sides. Chef Gadbaw says guests will have extra legroom. You can make a reservation by visiting the Open Real website or call Oak & Reel. Watch the video to learn more about Oak & Reel.
Ashleys Lobster Fest is still happening in Ann Arbor!
Ann Arbor Lobster Fest is an event that many people look forward to year after year and it is back! Tati Amare chatted with Jeff More, President of Ashleys Restaurant in Ann Arbor, over Skype to discuss how they are keeping this 40-year-long tradition going. 2) Serving New-England style Lobster Rolls and Lobster DinnersAshleys chef demonstrated how they make their lobster roll in the video above. Here are the carryout prices: Single Lobster Dinner $24 (extra lobsters may be added), Lobster Dinner Party $200 (10 Lobsters and all the fixings), Lobster Roll $15, Lobster Picnic $59 (4 Lobster rolls, Chips, Coleslaw). Ashleys is located at 338 S State Street in downtown Ann Arbor.