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Detroit Food Category

Just a stones throw from many great types of cuisine, our downtown Detroit lofts are in a prime location if you want to sample some of the best food in Detroit.

The 5 Best Eats Walkable From the Lofts at Merchant’s Row

Posted on October 21st, 2016 in Detroit Food
Walkability is a big concern for people moving to downtown Detroit’s favorite loft apartments — and there’s few things more important to walk to than the best eats in town. So here’s a list of the best places to get a good meal within walking distance of the Lofts at Merchant’s Row. The [...][...]

Get Sweet On (& In) Detroit! 2016

Posted on October 14th, 2016 in Detroit, Detroit Events, Detroit Food
Saturday, October 15th is this weekend, and it’s never too early to start planning a ‘sweet’ night out in Detroit with your ‘sweetie’! Yes, I’m talking about Sweetest Day—which was traditionally a Sadie Hawkin’s version of Valentine’s Day, where women were given the go-ahead to romance the man in [...][...]

A New Twist on Touring Detroit: Bikes and Beverages!

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in Detroit, Detroit Food
A Pub Crawl is not an exceptional event for The Lofts of Merchants Row Residents.  We are in the heart of Downtown Detroit and surrounded by incredible pubs and eateries, so technically any night out or even your walk home from work, can turn into an impromptu Pub Crawl! But every month The Lofts of Merchants Row [...][...]

(Southern) Comfort (Food), Incredible Conversation, Cocktails, & Check-Ins at Detroit Hot Spots

Posted on April 27th, 2016 in Apartment Living, Detroit, Detroit Business, Detroit Food
When I moved to Downtown Detroit, I did it so I could easily explore places that were new to me. I wanted to immerse myself in city life, and being able to walk to all the places that I wanted to spend my time more than made up for the fact that I have to drive 35 miles out of Detroit for my job…. I’ve lived in [...][...]

Peanuts, Cracker Jack, and MORE in Detroit!!! How a Tiger Fan & Foodie Celebrates Opening Day!

Posted on April 6th, 2016 in Detroit, Detroit Events, Detroit Food, Detroit Sports
My ‘Spring Training’ for Opening Day in Detroit is essentially effortless. I wake up, look out my bedroom windows at Comerica Park, get Little Dog outfitted in her Detroit Tigers jersey, walk out the front door of my Downtown Detroit loft…and I’m right in the midst of the celebrations! Fielding texts from [...][...]

New Resolutions: Find Your Way to Success by Living in Detroit!

It’s that time of year when ‘Resolutions’ are on everyone’s mind. We make them. People tell us theirs. We share ours. All this buzz about New Year’s resolutions got me thinking about the word resolution itself and what it means…especially with regard to the city and life in Downtown Detroit. So I hit up [...][...]

No Tricks, Just Treats Purr-fect for Halloween in Detroit!

Posted on October 22nd, 2015 in Detroit, Detroit Events, Detroit Food, Detroit Music, Pets
Detroit ‘D’ Pumpkin/Photo Credit: Jackie Barlow   Halloween, or All Souls’ Day, celebrations in America date back to Colonial times, where public ‘play parties’ marked the time of the harvest: making a night in Detroit—where good things are being sown and reaped every day—the perfect place [...][...]

Fuel Up and Finish First in Detroit!

Posted on October 15th, 2015 in Detroit, Detroit Events, Detroit Food, Detroit Sports
No matter what your time chip says as you cross that finish line, you’ve already won if you’ve run the Detroit Free Press Marathon! For one thing, you did it. You trained for it; you sweated through it; you broke through the wall; and all of that means you won. If you’ve run the Detroit Marathon before (the 5k, [...][...]

Coming Home to a Community: Celebrate the Spirit (& Success) of Detroit Today…and Tomorrow!

Photo: Andrew Langdal www.andrewlangdal.com I get to come home to the city I love every day. I live and play in Downtown Detroit, but I work 35 miles outside of the city and do the ‘reverse-commute’ up and down I-75. I never fail to feel a thrill as the skyline comes into view. But I am even more aware of how [...][...]

Next Hot Food City! Go Back for Seconds: More Delicious DRW Dishes in Detroit!

Posted on May 8th, 2015 in Detroit, Detroit Events, Detroit Food
In a series of fortunate events that built up to a nearly idyllic childhood, the one thing that I miss most (and most often) was someone placing a delicious hot meal in front of me, every night of my life. All I had to do was ‘show up’ and ‘eat’—which are also possibly the only two ‘culinary feats’ that [...][...]