Thursday, April 30, 2009

DEMF 2009: Good Eats

For a quick bite to eat walking distyance from the festival Greek Town is the safebet. Ton of authentic greek food at a decent price and its a hop, skip and a jump away.

Here are some of my good eats for detroit:

Caucus Club Restaurant
Categories: American (New)
150 W Congress St, Detroit, MI
(313) 965-4970

Tom's Oyster Bar
Category: Seafood
Neighborhoods: Bricktown, Downtown Detroit
519 E Jefferson AveDetroit, MI 48226
(313) 964-4010

Seldom Blues
Categories: American (New), Seafood, Soul Food
Neighborhood: Downtown Detroit
400 Renaissance CenterDetroit, MI 48243
(313) 567-7301

Coach Insignia
Category: American (New)
Neighborhood: Downtown Detroit
200 Renaissance CtrDetroit, MI 48243
(313) 567-2622

Jacoby's German Biergarten - Downtown Detroit’s oldest saloon & restaurant!
Category: German
624 Brush St
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 962-7067

Lafayette Coney Island
Categories: Diners, Fast Food
Neighborhood: Downtown Detroit
118 W Lafayette Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 964-8198

Category: Steakhouses, Fine dining
Neighborhood: Downtown Detroit
1114 Washington AveDetroit, MI 48226
(313) 442-1600

Picture of Roast: Crispy bacon with haloumi and pickled tomatoes.

Some personal recommendations:

Pegasus Taverna - My Greek Town personal fav.
Categories: Greek, Mediterranean
Neighborhoods: Greektown, Downtown Detroit
558 Monroe StDetroit, MI 48226
(313) 964-6800

Ramon Crespo "Miami's Music Encyclopedia"

"Slows BBQ in Corktown, Oslo for sushi , Detroit Breakfast House & Grill for Chicken & Waffles".

Patty Hyun RA Photog

"I had the most awesome italian @ andiamo. it is in the ren cen. so scrumptious. it's a little pricey but they had a live band, great view, awesome service and delicious food + wine!"

Adriana De Welde, AKA Tiny

"SHAWARMA's at the festival for the win!!and the Mowtown Grill is a great, classic diner (on Van Dyke St. tho, not a good hood) that is yummy, fast, and cheap."

OPA! flaming cheese at Pegasus:


  1. i'm so sad i won't be seeing you @ demf emmy. :(

    i will be down in miami june 20th for some zabiela action....see you then?! yeeeeeeehaw! :)

  2. me too patty!!! but have fun for me text me some cellphone pics

  3. demf is so 2002, aren't you people getting a little too old on average?

  4. Demf is so 2002. Aren't you people getting old for 3 day parties. Aren't most of you starting families now.