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Weekend in the D

The summer fun continues in and around Detroit this weekend, regardless of the not-so-summerish weather! Looking for something fun to do? Here are five events happening in and around the D this weekend you might want to check out: Read more…

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Feather Bowling at Cadieux Cafe

The Cadieux Cafe in Detroit is a Belgian-themed pub that has been around since its days as a prohibition-era speakeasy. Today, guests (including Anthony Bourdain) flock to this modest corner bar for feather bowling, Belgian bar food, a wide beer selection, live music and more.

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10 things to do in Detroit this summer

Summer is in full swing and the streets of Detroit are bustling with all the excitement that warm weather brings. From biking and kayaking to movies in the park and more, here are 10 summertime activities you can enjoy. But don’t wait too long to cross these off your summer bucket list. Before we know it it’s going to be snowing again, right?

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Grocery Shopping in Detroit

One of the questions I get asked most about living in Detroit is, “But where do you grocery shop?” Despite the misconception, there are in fact many options of local grocery stores, not to mention our proximity to Eastern Market which offers great options as well. Read more…

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Foodie Feature: Downtown Detroit Delivery

It’s no secret that downtown Detroit is home to some amazing restaurants with a wide variety of cuisines. But even with the great weather recently, sometimes you can’t (or don’t want) to leave the comfort of your luxury apartment at Broderick Tower for a bite to eat. Not to worry, these restaurants in and around the downtown area have you covered with door to door delivery service.

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Getting cozy at Cafe d’Mongo’s

Ryan Gosling sightings around metro Detroit seem hardly uncommon nowadays, but with recent news the Hollywood heartthrob made his way within one block of Broderick Tower to Cafe d’Mongo’s Speakeasy, I knew I had to check this place out.

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Chez  | Zara is an espresso and coffee bar located inside the M@dison Building, just steps outside Broderick Tower's front door.

Warm up with Chez | Zara

On cold days like these, there’s nothing quite like warming up with a nice hot coffee. Thankfully, Broderick Tower residents only need to take a few steps outside to find some of the best brewed in town at Chez | Zara, located next door in the M@dison building.

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Foodie Feature – Foran’s Grand Trunk Pub

There’s nothing quite like starting your Saturday or Sunday with a good brunch. Thankfully, Broderick Tower residents have a variety of walkable options for some of the best brunch in Detroit. Foran’s Grand Trunk Pub, located just a few blocks down Woodward Ave. from Broderick, has a weekend brunch that’s not to be missed.

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Shopping at Detroit’s Honey Bee Market

A question I often get asked about living in Detroit is, “Where do you grocery shop?” While there may not be a big grocery chain downtown (at least until Whole Foods opens in Midtown later this year), there are plenty of locally owned stores and specialty food shops to choose from. One of the many options is Honey Bee Market in southwest Detroit.

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The Detroit Beer Company is just steps outside the door for Broderick Tower residents.

Foodie Feature – Detroit Beer Company, Rub BBQ and Cliff Bell’s

Since moving to the Broderick I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing many great things about living in downtown Detroit. And I have to say one of the best things is the proximity to a variety of great local restaurants and bars, which I plan to highlight in Foodie Feature posts dedicated to this very topic.

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