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Dutch Girl Donuts Now Accepting Credit Cards, Friday Night Barbecues, and More Intel

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Dutch Girl Donuts.
Dutch Girl Donuts.
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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.

VITAL UPDATES — The times they are changing. For the last 69 years fried dough institution Dutch Girl Donuts has been cash-only, but recently the shop joined the age of plastic currency. For purchases more than $5.25 doughnut fanatics may now pay with a credit card. [EaterWire]

NEWS — Antietam’s current executive chef Seth High has introduced a six-course tasting menu at the eatery, offered on Fridays and Saturdays. This month High became a partner in the restaurant joining owner Gregory Holm. [EaterWire]

SWITCHEROOS — Corktown eatery Gold Cash Gold is switching out its happy hour menu on Fridays for patio barbecues. The new special menu served after 4 p.m. will feature barbecue chicken, loaded potatoes with pimento cheese & bacon, coleslaw, and veggie shawarmas. [EaterWire]

CHEF SHUFFLES — White Lake’s seasonally driven The Root Restaurant & Bar is welcoming a new pastry chef to its ranks. Cathy Heppler recently joined the kitchens after working for Punch Bowl Social. [EaterWire]


1428 Gratiot Avenue, , MI 48207 (313) 782-4378 Visit Website

Gold Cash Gold

2100 Michigan Avenue, , MI 48216 (313) 242-0770 Visit Website

Dutch Girl Donuts

19000 Woodward Avenue, , MI 48203 (313) 368-3020 Visit Website