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Beach Bar & Grill Redubbed 'Fountain Detroit'; Atomic Chicken Origin Story Contest

Plus, more news from Detroit's coming attractions

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Brenna Houck is a Cities Manager for the Eater network. She previously edited Eater Detroit and reported for Eater. You can follow her on the internet at @brennahouck.

DOWNTOWN — The Beach Bar & Grill at Campus Martius is undergoing a revamp alongside the Fountain Bistro. The new seasonal beach-side option is called Fountain Detroit and feature both full and quick-service options. The restaurant is hosting a hiring event today from noon to 4 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Detroit. [Craigslist/EaterWire]

NEW CENTER/CLAWSON — Time to flex those creativity muscles. The owners of Atomic Chicken are offering a $250 gift card to the author of the best Atomic Chicken origin story. The chickens at the New Center and Clawson locations are named Adam and Fay, "but we don't know what happens to them or really anything else about them." Submit a 500-word story to and potentially see your name and story on the Atomic Chicken website. [EaterWire]

WOODBRIDGE — Pizzeria start-up Pie-Sci passed its rough electrical inspection after six weeks of delays. [Facebook]

ALLEN PARK — Forthcoming restaurant and bar Griff's is closing in on its April 1 opening. The restaurant offers up some teasers of the completed interior on social media. [Facebook]

We are sooo close...picture yourself here:

Posted by Griff's on Tuesday, March 22, 2016


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