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The Detroit Jewish News, 1984-06-08

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34 Friday, June 8, 1984

THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

BEST OF EVERYTHING

DANNY RASKIN

p I A za ‘ •
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IF YOU WERE looking ning, the local baseball
for somone the night of May heroes were in Anaheim,
24, and they weren't home, Calif., breaking the Ameri-
TRAY CATERING
it could be somewhat of an can League record for con-
• . • SIT DOWN EATERY
29145 Northwestern
odds-on favorite that they secutive wins on the road
CARRY-ORS
might possibly have been at . .. and tieing John
At 12 Mile Rd.
the opening of Dimitri's McGraw's 1916 New York
356-2310
Wildflower on Walnut and Giants for consecutive
Froth Slumiq Plaza
Drake in West Bloomfield. major league victories away
Had the Detroit Tigers from home.
In the meantime, Dimitri
been in town, many of the
players would probably and Louie were popping
have attended the opening, their eyeballs at all the
too . . . no doubt about Man- people . . . 1,400 invitations
ager Sparky Anderson and were sent out . . . and over
Coach Alex Grammas, plus 2,000 showed up for the
others . . . They are friends party extravaganza . . .
of Dimitri Syros . . . who, People kept coming and
Plaza Deli is offering 2 FREE MUGS as a special offer with any purchase.
with nephew, Louie coming . . . with food and
Excluding other specials one
Bricolas, opened one of the drinks on the house a steady
most beautiful eating places flow all evening.
coupon per customer, while quantities last.
Those who thought they
around.
It was a marvelous night were going to eat a Grecian
for both Dimitri's buffet were in for a big sur-
Wildflower . . . and the De- prise . . . Although there are
troit Tigers . . . This eve- some Greek favorites on the
menu, Dimitri's Wildflower
is not a Greek restaurant.
Over 200 pounds of
shrimp for almost 700
Polynesian kabobs (shrimp,
cod, pineapple, green pep-
3020 GRAND RIVER Free Parking TE 3-0700
-SAT.
OPEN 14-Z:44 : aa.mm:
per, on skewer), over 600
SUN.
Private Banquet Rooms for wedding parties.
pounds of fruit
Famous Chop Suey • Cantonese Food • Steaks • Chops • Sea Food
Serving the World's Finest Steaks, Chops and
(watermelon, cantaloupe,
CARRY OUT SERVICE
EASY PARKING
'
Sea
Foods
for
more
than
50
years.
All
Beef
aged
CHOP HOUSE
322 W McNICHOLS, Bet. Woodward & Second
etc.), almost 700 lamb
868-7550
in our cellars,
kabobs, shrimp almondine,
champagne fountain over-
dining room, carry-out and trays
flowing with fresh shiimp,
the
• breakfast • Ina • diner
stuffed flounder, stuffed
SZECHUAN, MANDARIN, CANTONESE 8f AMERICAN
the
•• after-tbeater • kiddie men
mushrooms, over 800 pieces
Mon.-Thurs., 11-10, Fri. & Sat. 11-11, Sun. 12-10
of spinach pie, 550 regular
open tuesdays thru sundays
CARRY
OUT

CATERING
LI.
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7
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10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
lamb shish kabobs, 750 cuts
8410 W. NINE MILE, W. of Livernois 544-1021
of spare ribs, over 3,000 cold
d eli lincoln shopping center, 10Ve mi & greentield, oak park
appetizers, 30 pounds of
.1.•
marinated herring, almost
A Tradition
A
1,000 pieces of chicken,
04I i,if.1
Since 1934
,..
and
OPEN 7 DAYS — YOUR HOST: HOWARD LEW
cheeses galore, wrapped
SZECHUAN,
MANDARIN,
CANTONESE
Sine 2)ining and LockuiL
R:.
salami, rumaki (wrapped
AND AMERICAN FOOD
Fred Bayne at the arisen nightly
COMPLETE.
chicken livers), sliced
24480 W. 10 MILE (IN TELEX PLAZA)
CARRY-UT
O
1128 E. Nine Mile Road (11/2 Mile East of 1-75)
West of Telegraph
3 53-7848 I cucumbers with popcorn
a lVAILAB LE
Remanded by AAA & Wile Guides
(313) 541-2132
shrimp and yogurt, small
"..,....
canapes by the thousands,
Specializing in
Restaurant
over 3,000 cold appetizers
HOA KOW INN Cantonese Food
nos COOLIDGE AT 9 MILE In A & P Shopping Center
. . . and so much much more.
Open Daily 11 to 10:30, Sat. 11 to 12 Mid., Sun. 12 to 10:30
But even this wasn't
Carry Out Service
Free Parking
DINE IN & CARRY-OUT
398-5502
or
398-5503
13715 W. 9 MILE ROAD, OAK PARK
547-4683
enough . . . The 40-foot table
"SZECHUAN, MANDARIN, 'CANTONESE & AMERICAN CUISINE
of food eventually looked
OPEN 1 DAYS-11m.-Iliors. 11-10, Fri. & Sat.11-11, Su. & Holidays 1p.m. to 10 p.m.
ON
'PPM;

like some piranha fishes

Banquet
Facilities
Your
Chef:
FRANK
ENG
lel
had been there instead of
0PEN 7 "6-AVS
people . . . although the tab-
A WEEK
lecloth and table still re-
SERVING YOUR FAVORITE EXOTIC*,
Mandarin. Szechuan & Cantonese Food
mained . . . Waiters and
DRINKS & CHOICE COCKTAILS 7,
26196 GREENFIELD, LINCOLN CENTER, OAK PARK
waitresses
kept filling up
PRIVATE DINING ROOM
1•1
Mon.-Thurs II to 10:30
11WS
968-3040
large trays . . . and just as
I • BANQUETS • PARTIES • BUSINESS MEETINGS I 1•1
Fri. 11 to 11. Sat. 11 to 12
3350 Auburn Rd.
Carry-Out Service
Sun. 12 noon to to
quickly as they did, the de-
852.8280
1 1 :4
Your host . . . HENRY LUM
Catering To Parties Available
Exotic Cocktails
licious (unusual for an open-
1111
Businessmen's Luncheons • Carry outs • Catering
ing with so many people)
.11
35135 Grand River, Farmington
1111
food things went ... At the
---
(Orakashlm Shopping Canter) -
478.9181 1111
last minute, 1,200 slices of
EXPRESSLY FOR YOUR DINING
roasted beef had to be pre-
pared and put on the almost
ENGLISH DOVER SOLE
barren table.
NOME OF
at
If you didn't see the 1,200
"SUN NI
Metro Detroit's Finest DeN Restaurant
the
KINGSLEY INN 642-0100 small
pastries, don't feel
BUFFET"
12 NU& num= IN TIM EVENSHEIN PUMA
TIMM MST& JACK SALM I AL MUM
bad .. . neither did a lot of
Mon. 11-3, Tues.-Thurs. 11-9, Fri. 11-10 Sat. 10-10, Sun. 10-9
other people . . . The eclairs,
• HOME COOKING • EAT IN &' CARRY OUT
strawberry and custard
15574899 j
• TRAY & HOT CATERING
tarts, Napoleons, etc. made
everyone on diets forget this
OVOIMI1
°pastel!
NOW FEATURING
May II
night . . . They went faster
Itephaa Tom as
MANDARIN & SZECHUAN SPECIALTIES
than Wildflowers in a wind
AT BOTH LOCATIONS
24535 W. 12 MILE RD. AT TELEGRAPH
storm.


SZECHUAN
CHICKEN
SIZZLING RICE SOUP
• Private Dining Room • Businessmen's Luncheons
Drinks flowed like water


SZECHUAN
SHRIMP
HONG
KONG
STEAK
MON.-THURS. 11 a.m. 10:30 p.m. I
• MONGOLIAN BEEF
• SZECHUAN SCALLOP
. . . with no cash register
COMPLETE CARRY-OUT
FRI. & SAT. 11 a.m.- 12 mid.
• HOUSE SPECIAL BEEF
• TWICE COOKED BEEF
ringing.
SUN. 12 noon-10:30 p.m.
354-9077
• SZECHUAN BEEF
• HOUSE SPECIAL CHICKEN
SOUTHFIELD
FARMINGTON
The
beautifully-
SPECIAL-
9.14 DEL RD. & DIM° LAKE RD.
ma N. II mu W. s SOUTHFIELD M. 31455 JAPANESE
decorated 40-foot table with
STEAK HOUSE
569-5527
851-8600
its scenery of culinary de-
Ai- Th. Lun. 11'30-2:30, Din: 5:30-10
Mon. Fri., 11 to 10:30
lights, tipped off the kind of
Fri. & Sat. Dinner til 12 Mid.
BONELESS
Saturday 11 to 1
restaurant Dimitri's
Sun. 12.9
CANTONESE & NORTHEMI CHINESE
Sunday 12 to 10 •
Wildflower was to be . . .
Sun 11:30.4, Fri. & Sat. Din. 4 to 2 a.m.
FRIED RICE & 'TEA
$
tem ANYTIME
ALSO OUR CANTONESE FAVORITES
Not a strictly Greek restau-
851-7400 •
PLUS OMB SPECIALS FROM 52.50 Is S3.I5
7 DAYS
rant by any means . . . Not
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MUGS

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with French onion soup,
fried kreplach, nachos,
pbtAo halves, chili, ten
salads, ten fish and sea-
foods, any combination of
omelettes, seven hambur-
gers . . . plus whatever con-
coction people dream up ...
barbecued ribs, barbecued
chicken, etc.
The decor is intimate
lavish . . . with 8,000 square
feet of restaurant seating
almost 200 in booths, at ta-
bles and in the lounge area
with its beautiful bar .. .
where film over blue lights
display a rainbow effect on
the oak wood . . . 20 bay
windows, recessed lighting
throughout, skylights .. .
pinks, browns, grays and
earthtone colorings, chang-
ing scenery on the restau-
rant wall . . . from slides .. .
busboys with bowties, wait-
ers in tuxedos, waitresses
not overly uniformed . . . all
doing an excellent job of
service . . . and even more so
considering all the people
. . . Greenery everywhere
you look.
The kitchen is 1,300-
square-feet of stainless
steel, various work areas,
walk-in coolers, slicers,
electric saw, grinders, stor-
age space, etc.
Beautiful outside, hors
d'oeuvres and champagne
was there, too, for breathers
of fresh air.
So many people ... enjoy-
ing themselves as Larry
Nozero quartet gave out
strains of jazz throughout
the evening . . . There's jazz
every Friday and Saturday
night at Dimitri's
Wildflower.
George Zeff in his straw
hat rolled over a la French
. . . with the perfect Pari-
sian diction to go along .. .
Not a drop of spill on John
Ginopolis' suede jacket after
being bumped ... Spot corn-
ing off Clive Cantor's jacket
with aid of Nurse Bette
Fleming's vodka and water
. . . Leah Baum in white an-
gora sweater she didn't
make, flanked by her two
handsome sons, Neil and
Daniel, who becomes a
bridegroom July 22 . . .
Plenty of room for Dimitri
Syros to walk very fast up
and back . . Louie Bricolas
finally taking off his jacket
at 10 p.m.. . . but it was soon
back on . .„ Singer and
Mitch Newman with big
stogies . . . Mike George
without one . . . Jeweler
Morris Bednarsh in white
shoes that didn't get a mark
on them.
Restaurateurs aplenty
. . . Charlie Pappas, Nick
Sorise, Sharkey George, Les
Taubirian, John Psaila,
Tony Tocco, and more . . .
Southfield's Mayor Don
Fracassi taking pictures . . .
(at April. In Paris Ball, Jac-
ques Martel attending, Don
made points with the
French by outbidding
O'Donnell Imports for his
$1200 bottle of 1906 Martel
cognac. World headquarters
of AMC/Renault are in
Southfield) . . . Shirley Ab-

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