No events found!
Armando's stays open until 4 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays (until 2 a.m. the rest of the week), and the post-bar crowd that spills over from Dearborn and downtown Detroit's clubs can choose from the regular Mexican fare-or Mexican breakfast. They roll in at 2-3 a.m., and, depending on what's happening, there can be a line outside at 3 a.m. Owner Cecilia Benedict approves of the late night crowd, and says watching buzzed patrons, churlish lovers and new friends can make it worth working late.
Café Habana offers excellent, reasonably priced Cuban cuisine in a fun, funky-chic setting, along with Latin music and a full bar, in downtown Royal Oak’s ever-expanding restaurant hub. The Caribbean nation’s food is simple, with Spanish and Central American influences, but substantial. Grilled meats dominate platos principales, enhanced by fresh and spicy marinades and sauces.
Frita Batidos offers an array of cuban-inspired sandwiches and intriguing side-dishes. Their quirky drinks include tropical milkshakes, coffee drinks and ginger-lime soda. A street-vendor motif and communal, picnic-table seating add a bit of whimsy.
Familiar elements from the Caribbean are here — plantains, yuca, papas rellenas, thin beefsteak and lots of black beans and rice. Bistec de palomilla is steak pounded very thin, marinated in mojo sauce (orange and lemon juice, garlic, onion, sugar), then lightly breaded and well-fried. It’s served with fried onions on top and a side of plantains. Fried and breaded pork are on the menu too, as are lobster and shrimp, arroz con pollo, and several paellas.
No people found
Legendary bluesman. With Barbara Payton.
Black Jake & the Carnies set fierce murder ballads, dark warnings, and a certain tough rust-belt revivalism to the beat of an old-time string band. This octet offers a unique blend of Americana, bluegrass, and punk. Their ten-song debut record, "Where the Heather Don't Grow," was recorded and mixed by Jim Roll in his Ann Arbor studio.
Stand-up comedian best known for his trademark comedic persona of speaking in a loud, grating tone of voice and squinting. The Picasso of the dirty joke.
Fun, gifts, prints, vendors, food and wine.
733 Saint Antoine
Detroit, MI 48226
All parts of this site Copyright ©2012 Detroit Metro Times.
Politics & Prejudices
Stir It Up
Best of Detroit
Best of Detroit 2010
Best of Map
Add Music Event
Search Music Events
Search Calendar Events
Enter Calendar Event
Find a Restaurant
Find a Club
Stuff For Sale
Win Free Stuff
Velvet Rope Photos
Have a Facebook account? Login using your Facebook account to share your activities with friends.