38 Friday, May 6, 1983
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
MARK, MIKE AND DUKE
iThe Best of Everything
Invite You To
A NEW CONCEPT IN FINE
ITALIAN CARRY-OUT DINING
A BASIC NO-FRILLS they'd like to eat from a
problem with the employees
This was the counter showcase . . . and it
taking it back for satisfac-
original concept of owner is then cooked and served.
ENJOY THE SAME GREAT FOOD YOU KNOW AND LOVED
tory results . . . (if you have
Jim Brunetti when he first
Now comes Minnie's
any, Jim should know about
FOR OVER 25 YEARS . . . NOW IN YOUR OWN HOME!
opened his Minnie's Seafood Seafood of Southfield .. .
in Troy, September 1982 .. . solely a restaurant . . . no
How many restaurants
Just good fresh fish at low retail fish market ...
have you been to where the
opened just a short time
server looks with scorn,
(March 17) . . . on Green-
takes the food from your
His Troy operation seats field and 12 Mile
table and brings the dish
ASK ABOUT OUR
only 60 people . . . and also former site of Raven Gal-
SAUSAGE, PEPPER & ONION
back almost the same as it
includes a fresh fish market lery and Bar-B-Q House
was? . . . What a turnoff!
Etc., Etc., Etc., Etc., Etc., Etc.
. . . One of its greatest assets of Southfield.
Our waiter, Ron Moehlig,
Minestrone soup, salads, pastas and pizza
is Jim's system where there
The only things it has in
gladly took back the potato
is absolutely no odor what- common with Troy is that
20097 W. 12 MILE RD.
pancakes for more crispness
soever while dining.
both serve the wide variety
. . . and crispier they were
Corner of 12 Mile & Evergreen
It's in the Century Plaza of fresh fish . . . and Jim con-
when he returned . . . He is a
on Rochester Road between tinues his no-frills atmos-
COUNTRY VILLAGE CENTER
16 and 17 Mile . . . where phere.
courteous and efficient, also
people pick out the fish
Being in a restaurant
. . . A waiter or waitress can
business 25 years, Jim mean the difference be-
Brunetti knows that people
tween a good and bad meal
are more interested in what
. . . that's how important
comes on their plate than on
their attitude is . . . This
the walls . . . Minnie's Sea- prime factor is what Jim
food of Southfield, however, Brunetti and Estelle San-
is a neat and comfortable
chez, general manager for
dining room, carry-out and trays
place . . . seating 210 both Southfield and Troy,
• breakfast • lunch • dinner
downstairs And upstairs.
are highly aware of . . . and
221% COOLIDGE AT 9 MILE In. A & P Shopping Center
• after-theater • kiddie menu
There are little things will make changes
DINE IN & CARRY-OUT
398-5502 or 398-5503
that people fail to realize,
open tuesdays thru sundays
whenever necessary . . .
SZECHUAN, MANDARIN, CANTONESE & AMERICAN CUISINE
10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
but are so very important at which they are doing.
OPEN 7 DAYS---Mon.-11mrs. 11-10, Fri. & Sat. 11-11, Son. & Holidays 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
lincoln shopping center, 10 1 /2 mi. & greenfield, oak park
Minnie's Seafood . . . No
There are restaurant
• Banquet Facilities
Your Chef: FRANK ENG
animal fat is used . . . all
owners who either don't
fresh fish is broiled unless
care . . . or don't know the
3020 GRAND RIVER Free Parking TE 3- 0700 '
specified baked . . . The fish difference ... Blame
Private Banquet Rooms for wedding parties.
and chips, for example, are
Open Daily 11 to 10:30, Sat. 11 to 12 Mid., Sun. 12 to 10:30
them, not the employees,
the World's Finest Steaks, Chops and
Carry Out Service •
fried in peanut oil, which is who either haven't been
CHOP HOUSE Sea Foods for more than 50 years. All Beef aged
13715 W. 9 MILE ROAD, OAK PARK
more expensive but in ac- trained-properly or never
in our cellars,.
cordance with the kind of worked in a restaurant
OPEN 7 DAYS
quality Jim demands . . . before.The managers at
Ov.ened 4 Operati
Important, too, is the fact Minnie's Seafood are also
Mandarin. Szechuan & Cantonese Food
that its higher cost is not aware of this . Mike
Stephen Teal Mee
26196 GREENFIELD, LINCOLN CENTER, OAK PARK
added to menu price.
Werk in Southfield . . .
Mon.-Thurs. 11 to 10:30
24535 W..12 MILE RD. AT TELEGRAPH --
Fri. 11 to 11. Sat. 11 to 12
Fish ordered is served and Jim Nichols iri Troy.
• Private Dining Room • Businessmen's Luncheons
3350 Auburn Rd.
Carry Out Service_
Sun. 12 noon to 10
832 - 8280
or should be . . . 30
MON.-THURS. 11 a.m.-10:30 p.M.
A no-frills restaurant op-
Catering To Parties Available
COMPLETE CARRY - OUT
FRI. & SAT. 11 a.m.- 12 mid.
seconds after being re- eration is what Jim
SUN. 12 noon-10:30 p.m.
moved from the stove ... Brunetti feels people would
You won't find a single rather have than paying
fish odor either . . . This is higher prices just to look at
EXPRESSLY FOR YOUR DINING
because they are mari- pretty scenery.
nated in a secret sauce
His spot on Greenfield
before being broiled ... If and 12 Mile is intimately
WITH WON -TON SOUP, EGG ROLL, $350
customer's want, they can warm, with overhanging
FRIED RICE & TEA
. eit. broiled as is — fresh plants, dark woods
PLUS OTHER SPECIALS FROM $2.50 ti $185
and an atmosphere of clean-
11 2 1:1 1 2 : 1 5 a :m
m. s Mti O N NSAT.
which is so very im-
KOW INN OPEN
Southfield has a large lobs- portant - . . . especially in a
Famous Chop.Suey • Cantonese Food • Steaks • Chops • Sea Food
ter tank . . . filled with seafood restaurant.
CARRY OUT SERVICE .
322 W. McNICHOLS, Bet. Woodward & Second
just biding time
Jim is already looking for
waiting anxiously to make a third Minnie's Seafood lo-
Fred Bayne at the organ nightly
tummies churn in utter de- cation.
1128 E. Nine Mile Road (1 1/2 Mile East of 1-75)
CONSTAND'S will be
1360 S. WOODWARD, B'HAM
Recommended by AAA & Mobile Glides
We were there for lunch
100111 TELEGRAPH, S. of Plymouth
new name of Vineyard's
recently . . . and enjoyed a complex on Franklin and
Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
crock of clam chowder soup
Northwestern . . . Upstairs
au gratin that had the looks (Vineyard's) will be named
Banquet Facilities Available
of French onion soup .. . Jim's, with continental food
SZECHUAN, MANDARIN, CANTONESE & AMERICAN
with provolone cheese over- and emphasis on Italian
MON.-THURS. 11-11, FRI. & SAT. 11-12Mid. SUN. 12-10
flowing the sides . . . It can dining . . . Lower level
CARRY OUT • CATERING
r::; 11.4 rgItiiTA
also be gotten without the (Steak Bar) will be called
8410 W. NINE MILE, W. of Livernois 5441021
Franklin Grille, with
If you've had clam chow- mesquite-broiled fresh fish
der soup before, you won't and steaks . . . Annex will be .
31455 W. 14 NILE RD. a ORCHARD LAKE RD.
18213 W. 11 MILE RD. a SOUTHFIELD RD.
recognize this taste . . . it's TC's (named for Tom Con-
JAPANESE STEAK HOUSE
that much better . . . made stand, Jim's son) . . . with
- M-Th. Lun. 11:30-2:30, Din: 5:30-10
Mon.-Fri., 11 to 10:30
from an original Jim drinking, dancing and
Fri. & Sat. Dinner til 12 Mid.
24480 W. 10 MILE (IN TEL-EX PLAZA)
Saturday 11 to 1
Sun. 12 - 9
Brunetti recipe that nobody entertainment scheduled
West of Telegraph
Sunday 12 to 10
else has . . . The thick- for this popular room .. .
Sun. 11:30 - 4, Fri. & Sat. Din. 4 to 2 a.m.
1—al&ARWIT UT NOW SERVING COCKTAILS
Banquet Facilities Available
bodied flavorsome elegance The transition is slated
Mon.-Thurs. 11 to 11 p.m., • Fri. & Sat. 11 to 12
1 to 9:30 p.m.
of Jim's clam chowder soup _ around middle-of June.
creates a sensation . . . (for
OUR MOM, Minnie
even more taste, sprinkle on Raskin, used to say; "Why
some parmigiana cheese).
the fuss? Everyday should
be Mother's Day!" . . . She
Our fresh filet of Bos-
was right, but this is always
ton scrod was meaty and
SERVING'YOUR FAVORITE EXOTIC;i
a special sort of occasion .. .
prepared with well-done
DRINKS & CHOICE COCKTAILS Ish
It's probably the year's
goodness ... not a single
PRIVATE DINING ROOM
biggest day for restaurants
bone either . tole slaw
• BANQUETS • PARTIES • BUSINESS MEETINGS I IMB
. . . so make your reserva-
not too dry or too wet .
Your hos,t , „ . HENRY LUM
tions now . .'. for ,Sunday.
and crispy potato pan-
: ■ :
Businessmen's Luncheons • Carry outs • Catering
ERRATA . . .
35135 Grand River, Farmington
A major factor about Steger opens at Red Cedars,
(Dnikeshire Shopping Center)
Telegraph and Nine, on
Minnie's Seafood of South-
field . . . if anything is not May 17, not May 16.
done as desired there's no
(Continued on Pa !e °
operation . . .
- OPEN 1 DAYS
LUNCH & DINNER
HOA KOW INN -
KING LIM'S GARDEN
ALMOND BONELESS CHICKEN
FLOWN IN FRESH
ENGLISH DOVER SOLE
KINGSLEY INN 642-0100
THE GOLD COIN
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OPEN 7 DAYS 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.