Detroit Ethnic Restaurants Category

Guatemalan Cuisine takes root in Southwest Detroit

Posted on September 10th, 2018 in Detroit, Detroit Ethnic Restaurants, Neighborhood Revitalization 

When you walk down Junction Street in Southwest Detroit, you can’t fail to notice a baronial building on the street. This building is home to Pollo Chapin (literally meaning Guatemalan chicken as “chapin” is what Guatemalans call each other), a Guatemalan-food-inspired restaurant. Opened in 2008, [...]

Amar Pizza

Posted on August 20th, 2018 in Banglatown, Detroit Ethnic Restaurants 

By Alistair Kiyingi “When the recession hit back in 2008, I lost my job and no one was hiring at the time, I thought of moving to another state but for some reason my heart didn’t support the idea. Since I couldn’t find a job, [...]

Detroit’s African Caribbean Food Scene Alive and Well

Posted on September 24th, 2015 in Detroit, Detroit Ethnic Restaurants 

By Kate Brennan One of my favorite places to visit in the entire world is Jamaica. I have been there six times so far, and I plan to return again very soon. In addition to the beautiful mountains, lush vegetation, infectious Reggae music, and the [...]