Restaurant Week After Week After Week: When is the Restaurant Week in Your Neighborhood?

Detroit News features reporter Melody Baetens previews some of the restaurant weeks happening around Metro Detroit.

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Click the audio player above to hear the full conversation. CultureShift airs weekdays 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on 101.9 WDET-FM Detroit Public Radio.

Starting this month, you’ll see a rise in restaurant weeks throughout Michigan cities.

From Detroit to Birmingham, it’s an opportunity to check out that restaurant you’ve been talking about going to forever.

CultureShift’s Ryan Patrick Hooper speaks with Detroit News reporter Melody Baetens about how the restaurant weeks happening around the region are designed to “promote restaurants in a certain way.”

“It’s just to draw attention to businesses,” says Baetens. “Usually in a slower time of year between Valentine’s Day and the warmer months.”

These are some of the most exciting restaurant weeks happening in the region. 

Downtown Birmingham restaurants offer up great deals on 3 course meals (February 4th—February 8th)

Over 30 eateries are participating in Dearborn’s restaurant week from (February 11th—February 17th)

In Royal Oak, over 20 restaurants are offering fine-dining at a discount from (March 1st—March 10th)

New and classic restaurants participate in the long-standing Detroit restaurant week from (February 22nd—March 3rd)

Click on the audio player above to hear Detroit News features reporter preview some of restaurant weeks happening around Metro Detroit.


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