Cafe D’Mongo’s Speakeasy Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Only open three days a week, this eclectic downtown hotspot attracts a diverse crowd in the heart of downtown Detroit

The staff at Café D’Mongo’s Speakeasy must be doing something right. This eclectic downtown bar and restaurant will celebrate its 10th anniversary on Thursday. CultureShift’s Ryan Patrick Hooper had a drink with Café D’Mongo’s owner Larry Mongo ahead of the anniversary party.


  • Ryan Patrick Hooper
    Ryan Patrick Hooper is the award-winning host of "In the Groove" on 101.9 WDET-FM Detroit’s NPR station. Hooper has covered stories for the New York Times, NPR, Detroit Free Press, Hour Detroit, SPIN and Paste magazine.