Drake’s, Le Dog, The Pretzel Bell, and Dozens More Iconic Ann Arbor Restaurants in New Book

Authors Jon Milan and Gail Offen talk about what restaurants are most memorable to Ann Arbor residents.

Zingerman co-founders Paul Saginaw (left) and Ari Weinzweig (right).

A new book from Arcadia Publishing explores the history of some of Ann Arbor’s most iconic restaurants. WDET’s Amanda LeClaire spoke with authors Jon Milan and Gail Offen about what makes an eatery memorable to residents of the city. Find out more about Ann Arbor Restaurant Week here.




  • Amanda LeClaire
    Amanda LeClaire is an award-winning host and producer of CultureShift on 101.9 WDET-FM Detroit’s NPR station. She’s a founding producer of WDET’s flagship news talk show Detroit Today, and a former host/reporter for Arizona Public Media. Amanda is also an artist, certified intuitive and energy healer, and professional tarot reader.