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Ollie Food + Spirits

Ollie Food + Spirits, the name of Mark and Danielle Teachout’s restaurant in Ypsi’s Depot Town, came from an unexpected past. When Mark was young, his father explained that he had a name selected for Mark before he was born, Burgess Oliver. Despite his father’s selection, his mother prevailed and he was given the moniker

City Chefs 2018

High heat, sharp objects, open flames, and picky customers. The chef’s life ain’t easy— but it is inventive and demanding, and these Washtenaw County chefs live for the thrill of it. Nick Hinderliter Night Cook, Lucky’s Market 1919 S. Industrial Hwy. | Ann Arbor 734-368-9137 | luckysmarket.com What did you have for dinner last night? A

Down(stairs) on Main Street

With designated nights for music and dancing in the adjacent dance floor and continuing interior enhancements with succulents and other plant accoutrements, dessous continues its ascent.

Unwind At Taste Kitchen

Food: Taste Kitchen offers large glass windows that afford generous people-watching views

Culinary Arbiter: Eve Aronoff Fernandez of Dessous (formerly Mélange)

A peek into the minds of Ann Arbor’s culinary arbiters and their unique perspective on Washtenaw County’s dining and hospitality culture.

Modern French Cooking on Jackson Rd: New Restaurant Sets High Standards

Typically, the word “standard” connotes one of two things—either “nothing extraordinary, just kind of standard” or raising the bar, like “setting a new standard.” Clearly, the recently opened Standard Bistro & Larder in Ann Arbor conjures up the latter.

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6th Annual Art And Brew Fundraiser

Restaurants and bars from throughout Ann Arbor will compete to be recognized for the best food and beer pairings at the 6th annual Art and Brew Fundraiser.

Try A Variety Of Sake At Blue Front

Blue Front is celebrating sake and wants you to join the party!

11th Annual Pie Bakeoff

The Pie Lovers Unite! extravaganza honors pie-making in all of its forms by inviting people to bake, bring, share, and taste pies from around the area. The event will honor all things pie with pie-themed music, walks, and a hilarious Pie-KU poetry recital. The main event: a pie contest with prizes and of course, eating

Chef Sunshine’s Culinary Theater

Cordon Bleu Chef Sunshine makes the kitchen her stage as she expertly whips up a culinary theater piece that engages audiences with flavorful stories and spicy aromas from her native India.

VegMichigan Summer Fest—Go Greens!

The VegFest is a delicious party for the planet. With loads of vegetarian and vegan food options, come enjoy live music, animals, an artisan market, and games. Watch cooking demos, listen to speakers, and meet some of the amazing organizations sheltering animals and defending animal rights in Michigan. But please don’t bring your pets. Free

Well, Hot Dog! Sundae Social at Zingerman’s

Come one, come all! Ice cream lovers of all ages are welcome to attend Zingerman’s Sundae Social and Hot Dog Stand. Build your perfect sundae with signature Zingerman’s items, such as gelato, cookie crumbles, chocolate syrup, peanut brittle, and more! Also, let your creativity run wild on the savory side by constructing the perfect hot