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Eight Cheap Eats South of 8 Mile (That Aren't Coneys)

Let's face it. When it comes to deciding where to eat on a budget most Detroiters turn to the venerable Coney Island as their default dining option. Fast food or a slice of pizza also probably...

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Where Dine and Drink on New Year's Eve in Metro Detroit

Ring in the New Year at these Metro Detroit hot spots.

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From Detroit BBQ Company to Esquire, 2014’s Most Popular Eater Detroit Posts

Metro Detroit saw a lot of huge restaurant news in 2014, but what interested Eater readers the most? Here now, Eater Detroit’s top 10 most read posts of the year:

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Detroit BBQ Company Owner Releases an Official Apology to Customers and Police

Read Tim Idzikowski’s statement here in its entirety.

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What Shuttered Detroit Restaurant Do You Miss the Most?

Atlas Global Bistro Early next year, we'll be embarking upon one of our "theme weeks" here at Eater Detroit and throughout the Eater universe. While recent themes have included cocktails, pizza,...

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The Eater Detroit End of Year Survey

Let's reflect on this year in dining.

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Traffic Cop Hands Out Restaurant Gift Cards Instead of Tickets

It's a Christmas miracle!

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Cafe Con Leche Nord Shows Off Sugar Skull Details, Tiled Bar, and Stark White Accents

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Detroit BBQ Company Owner In Hot Water Over Social Media Comments

Detroit BBQ Company's Tim Idzikowski receives a flood of negative reviews and threats after a social media post regarding the killing of two New York City cops on Saturday.

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Two New Options for Dining Now Available in the McNamara Terminal at DTW

Heineken Bar and Jose Cuervo Tequileria are history.

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The Last Word in Ann Arbor Takes a Break for Renovations

Folks at The Last Word are fastening their tool belts.

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Terry B's Chef Selected to Head Chartreuse Kitchen & Cocktails

The Oakland's Sandy Levine Chartreuse's head chef.

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Detroit BBQ Company’s Tim Idzikowski Apologizes in Tearful Television Interview

“I shouldn’t have said what I said.”—Tim Idzikowski

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Vegetarian GreenSpace Café Sprouts Up on Vacant Turf Left by Maria’s Front Room

GreenSpace Cafe has sprouted on Maria's prime Nine Mile turf.

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Metro Times Michael Jackman Says Detroit BBQ Company ‘Being Unfairly Targeted’

Michael Jackman takes lays out his thesis for why the response to Tim Idzikowski's social media posts might be unfair.

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Fajita Republic Entices Metro Detroit’s Hungry Masses with Free Tacos

The company’s second Michigan location opened today in Utica.

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The Bottom Line Rolls Out Saturday Morning Cartoons and Collaborative Events

The Bottom Line team works to create a safe and welcoming hyper local space for Midtown residents.

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Batch Brewing Owner Reflects on the Road to Opening Day in New Mashable Video

Batch Brewing will open by mid-January in Corktown.

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Short's to Rebrand Aphasia Old Ale Over Criticism

Short's will release the beer under a new name and new artwork.

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Cafe Al Karar Struggles with Dinner Service, Gets Boost from New Downtown Restaurants

Cafe Al Karar opened in July on Broadway Street.

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Pit Master Chris Callender Fixes Up a Batch of Brisket at Victory Smokehouse

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‘Refreshingly Original’ Gold Cash Gold Menu Receives Reviewer's Stamp of Approval

Buttermilk pie, pig’s head pierogies, and pickles impress one Detroit reviewer.

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Is Rockefellers Oyster Bar Making a Second Home in Detroit?

The Grosse Pointe Park Business looks to be making a move downtown.

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Great Lakes Midtown Coffee Bar Switches to Full-Service Dining

This Midtown coffee bar changed its layout and format.

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Vegan Food Truck Releases ‘2015 Sexiest Vegetarians in Michigan’ Calendar

Vegetarian pin-ups. Ooolala.

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Sugar House and Wright & Co. Entrepreneurs Take Over MOCAD Cafe in Midtown

Cafe 78 will debut in early 2015.

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Bucharest Grill Renovating Third Location in Former Dave’s Drive-in

The dilapidated Dave's Drive-in is receiving a makeover.

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The Newest Addition to Ferndale's Rust Belt Market: Bishop Dow's

This bakery and cafe serves coffees, baked goods, and more.

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