Prior to the St. Patrick's Day all day celebrations, they started arriving as early as the 1830s, and then again, in mass, after the famine rocked the Irish old country. They claimed Corktown as their own and even named it after the precious county in beautiful Eire where many of the newly Americanized had left the emerald hills for the Great Lakes. This may … [Read more...] about 5 Best Places to Get Lucky This St. Patrick’s Day
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6 Valentine’s Date Spots in Detroit for You and Your Boo
Yes, we have officially stepped into that morose time of the year, we each feel we’ve been written into our own Dostoevsky novel - late Winter in Detroit. It’s so easy to bitterly deactivate our Tinder accounts, sign up for HBO GO, and tuck into our 3-pack of Snuggie’s until the sun of early spring breathes fresh color into our life’s grayscale hue. Until … [Read more...] about 6 Valentine’s Date Spots in Detroit for You and Your Boo
9 Best Burgers You Can’t Pass Up in Detroit
There is little that is more American than our Motor City - a city at times admirably distinguished and at other times, ostensibly rough. But we sport this duality with pride that undoubtedly enriches our collective existence. Much the same can be said about the noble Burger - the embodiment of the American spirit that is at times a paramount of culinary … [Read more...] about 9 Best Burgers You Can’t Pass Up in Detroit
10 Corktown Restaurants You’ve Gotta Check Out
Established in 1834, Detroit’s Corktown is the oldest standing neighborhood in the city. Corktown restaurants have since begun springing up at a staggering pace within the city. Despite its small size, Corktown might seem a bit difficult to navigate for visitors - if only because of its abundance of great spots to visit. Take a stop by the … [Read more...] about 10 Corktown Restaurants You’ve Gotta Check Out
7 Detroit Tacos Places You Must Try
In Detroit, tacos are a universal language. They're a sort of binding agent that brings together all kinds of different individuals. It's a food that can be at almost any time of day - and let’s be honest, who doesn’t enjoy a Grande Combo at Taco Bell from time-to-time? Detroit has a long relationship with Mexican food. Mexicantown in Detroit’s Southwest … [Read more...] about 7 Detroit Tacos Places You Must Try
5 Must-Do Activities in Detroit
The Motor City has come a long way in the last few years. Not long ago the streets of downtown Detroit remained unlit in the evening to save the city on energy costs. To think of New Center as an up-and-coming city district would have left heads spinning. The list of things to do in Detroit was not a long one. Massive civic growth always brings with it … [Read more...] about 5 Must-Do Activities in Detroit
What is Detroit Pizza? A 101 On Detroit’s Hometown Treat
One of the fastest-growing trends in the far-reaching world of street eats is the delicious, thick-crusted pizza created in the heart of the Midwest - Detroit, Michigan. Detroit has many claims to fame - Motown Records, techno music, and the start of the auto industry. However, most people don’t exactly think of pizza when they think Detroit. Yet, ask any … [Read more...] about What is Detroit Pizza? A 101 On Detroit’s Hometown Treat
Welcome to Dine Drink Detroit!
Hi there, Detroit! Welcome to dinedrinkdetroit.com - we're so glad you found us! Dine Drink Detroit hosts some of Detroit's premier culinary experiences including The Burger Battle, The Taco Showdown, and The Pizza Throwdown! Stay tuned for updates on our upcoming events, spotlights of our favorite foods, restaurants, and beverages around … [Read more...] about Welcome to Dine Drink Detroit!