Monday, October 31, 2016

Detroit Restaurant Openings & Closures: October 2016

Posted By on Mon, Oct 31, 2016 at 2:47 PM

click to enlarge CASEY'S PUB/FACEBOOK
  • Casey's Pub/Facebook
This month, we see the restaurant closures outweighing the openings.

Part of that speaks to the real estate boom in places like Corktown, where Casey's Pub failed to stay afloat amid growing competition. In its place next month will be an as-of-yet-named dive bar that will feature Cali-style tacos (don't worry, folks, it will not be called Hoffa's Hideout, as originally noted).

Meanwhile, we saw yet another sushi spot, Sushi Coup, quietly open in Rochester Hills, while the state's first two full-service Chick-fil-A chains opened in Troy and Lansing, as well as the reopening of Como's in Ferndale, which in September, shuttered temporarily because of a long list of health code violations.

See also: Corktown, tacos, and 'Hoffa's Hideout'

Rockefellers Oyster Bar & Grill, 15402 Mack Ave.
Grosse Pointe Park
Parker Street Market, 1814 Parker St.
Casey's Pub, 1830 Michigan Ave.
Arthur Avenue, 260 N. Old Woodward Ave.
Moo Cluck Moo, 42126 Ford Road
Krema, 531 Monroe Ave.

See also: Fire destroys Grosse Pointe Park restaurant, apartments and Bob Bashara's former dungeon

See also: Birmingham's Arthur Avenue Italian eatery shutters for good

Atwater Brewery, 201 Michigan St. NW
Grand Rapids
Cafe Succo, 304 N. Main St.
Royal Oak
Chick-fil-A, 2800 W. Big Beaver Road, #323
5617 W. Saginaw Highway
Sushi Coup, 147 W. Auburn Road
Rochester Hills

See also: Korean chicken wings, customized sushi bowls now available in Rochester Hills

See also: Die-hard fans line up 24 hours before first two Michigan Chick-fil-A openings

Have any intel? Let us know at

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

December 1, 2021

View more issues


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In Detroit

© 2021 Detroit Metro Times - Contact Us

Website powered by Foundation