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A Professional Theatre
I Hate Hamlet Keego Harbor Enjoys
The Taste Of Sweetwaters
by Paul Rudnick
February 9 - March 5
The ghost of
returns to coach
a young star
in the role
of a lifetime!
he transformation is little over 70 years old, that she and sure it is okay for customers
short of amazing ... And al- Joel bought in Saline, Mich., with at her and Joel's Sweetwaters
most as astounding is the leaves that open them up to seat Bistro, talks to guests and is in
short time it has taken to from six to 16 people ... For sure, close touch with their wants and
become successful where two oth- people can't take these antiques needs ... Cheryl has regular
out of the restaurant ... no mat- meetings with her employees on
er restaurants failed.
how to even better serve cus-
ter how trusting Cheryl is.
Sweetwaters Bistro has a sort tomers as well as rectifying what-
1994, people said if Cabana Cafe
and then Jack McCarthy of "Fri- of charm and personality all its ever faults may loom.
Executive Chef Robin Tottis
day Feast" note couldn't make it, own as customers enjoy the in-
why did Sweetwaters Bistro timate, pleasant and comfortable and her staff make their own
house and salad dressings, soups,
think it had a ghost of a chance surroundings.
Its walls, lined with framed marinara sauce among others,
for any type of success? ... The
booming kind it is currently en- pictures in a soft, colorful array, many of the desserts, etc., in a
joying was undoubtedly far from are done in coral representing long list of foods and prepara-
Presented with the
77C.g C. 444/AS7ER®
seashells ... Blue-gray booths are tions.
generous support of
When it closed for remod-
eling, word was that the
restaurant had lived a very
HUDSON'S, HARMONY HOUSE
short life ... However, further
& BLOCKBUSTER MUSIC
remodeling took on an even
more drastic change and
Sweetwaters Bistro, owned
MINE II ■ 11 MIMI MIMI
by Cheryl and radiologist
husband, Dr. Joel Kimelman,
opened Dec. 6 to crowds that
have never stopped coming.
Jack used to seat only
about 60, but Cheryl and Joel
took his former utility room
(heating and cooling) and of-
6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Mon., Tue. & Wed., Feb. 20, 21 & 22
• One Per Person • Sit Down or Carry Out • Farmington Only' fice to make space for more
seating ... The heating and
Offer Good Thru Feb. 22, 1995
cooling were put up in the
ceiling and an office placed
a new addition.
PARTY TRAYS FOR
The former restaurant
owner/TV host's restaurant
was completely gutted and a
new Sweetwaters Bistro built
from the ground up.
Seating is 85 in the main
dining room, and 16 more in Sweetwaters Bistro's Dr. Joel and Cheryl Kimelman.
the lounge area along with
eight tall, padded chairs for
32431 Northwestern Hwy. (Between Middlebelt & 14 Mile)
Well over 1,000 pounds of pas-
Fax: 626-4424 I people to sit in comfort as they for the look of water ... and sand
color on back of each booth, with ta is sold each week, along with
drink and eat.
We Make Our Own Whipped Cream Cheese • Plain • Chive • Vegetable • Strawberry • Lox
The new building is all of con- their frosted glass dividers, rep- 75 pounds of whitefish, 45 pounds
Open 7 Days...Mon.-Sat. 6 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sun. 7 a.m.-3 p.m. I crete block ... fronted by a large resents the beach ... The look is of salmon and 60 pounds of
swordfish ... Pasta pocket can-
Also Visit Our Troy Location, 28.50 W. Maple Road • 643-67671 glass block logo ... with carpet- of total grace.
Both Cheryl and Joel operate nelloni, served with a garlic and
ing in the dining room and new
ME ME MN MEM NM MEM ME MEM MEM ME
wood floors in the lounge ... A far Sweetwaters Bistro, which name marinara sauce, $10.95; spinach
cry from the linoleum or what- was taken because of its location and ricotta ravioli with roasted
in Keego Harbor, on Cass Lake vegetables, marinara sauce and
ever that they replaced.
Even an addition for larger re- Road, about six blocks north of confetti vegetables, $10.95; penne
strooms that accommodates Orchard Lake Road ... sur- with tomatoes, roasted peppers,
OPEN 7 DAYS-11 a.m. to 12 Mid.
handicapped to code, plus a foy- rounded by Cass, Orchard, Pine, basil and olive oil, with chicken,
$11.95, with rock shrimp, $13.95;
er now as people walk into the Sylvan and Hammond lakes.
r BBQ RIBS • WHOLE
During the day, Joel plies his bistro Romano linguine tossed
completely different look ... And
Cheryl and Joel haven't stopped trade as a doctor of radiology ... with artichokes, sun-dried toma-
... Coming for Executive Chef After coming in the evening, Joel toes, pinenuts, mushrooms and
Robin Tottis and her crew, by this gabs with folks and buses tables lemon garlic sauce, $13.95.
Best seller at the restaurant is
summer, is also an even larger when the place gets crowded,
its roasted herbal crusted rack of
which is often.
Cheryl is there both lunch and lamb with lemon tarragon sauce,
Cheryl must be very trusting
• 1 COUPON PER ORDER
• 1 COUPON PER ORDER
eagle-eyeing for complete $16.95.
• DINE IN OR CARRY-OUT
• EXPIRES 3-2-95
Dinner entrees include choice
L • EXPIRES 3-2-95
ing, not one antique China tea customer satisfaction and mak-
cup holding flowers on all tables ing sure employees are happy, too of soup or house salad with its
has been missing ... They are ... This is very important to her, blend of seven different lettuces,
INCLUDES: POTATO, SALAD OR
from the personal collection of and the hired folks love it so and bread basket filled with
COLE SLAW AND BREAD
this obviously most credulous much their gracious pleasantness matzah,lbread sticks and fresh
baked rolls ... House soup is usu-
soul ... Also in the dining room surrounds th6 customers.
31006 ORCHARD LAKE RD. AT 14 • Farm. Hills • 851-7000
She tastes all the food to make ally homemade vegetable gumbo
are three antique tables, each
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY!
BAGEL & CREAM CHEESE ,
B NE - -YARD BARB
WE SERVE FRESH WHITEFISH $ 95
DANNY RASKIN LOCAL COLUMNIST