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Bars & Cafes
Located across the University Avenue, the Phog Lounge is a bar and a popular music venue. With its cool line-up of artists/bands and DJs Phog attracts music fans from all over. And, while you watch your favorite performers, indulge in chilled beers and tasty pizzas. With a capacity of 60 guests, the lounge tends to get filled faster, so do book your tickets in advance to avoid last minute disappointment. For gig guide and other details, call ahead.
156 Chatham Street West is Windsor’s dedicated address for entertainment and dancing. This establishment houses several venues that are always bustling with patrons. The Loop features a nightly program of themed parties, concerts and live gigs. Opt for a chilled beer or specialty cocktail at the bar, and shoot some pool and enjoy great music by Ontario bands and DJs.
For a great meal that comes with great entertainment, book your table at the Treehouse Bar and Grill. A local favorite, the restaurant features superbly grilled courses washed down by chilled local ale. And to go with the food, a line up of live gigs of local artists and bands on regular days, the in-house DJ brings down the house with a selection of hottest new tracks. For more information and shows coming up, do call ahead.
Mick's Irish Pub tries to educate patrons about one specific aspect of Irish culture-pub culture! This reasonably priced joint makes for a great, typically Irish pub experience. The entertainment facilities provided include live music, pool tables & flatscreen TVs. Occasionally, if lucky, one will also be able to enjoy cultural events like the 'Graphic Novel Reading Club' at Mick's. In the summer, the patio is a great place to chill out on, with a Kilkenny Draught Beer to sip on.
Chow down some hearty meals at The Beach Sports Bar and Grill in Windsor. The restaurant offers home cooked meals and chilled ale making it a great stop to come with old friends or make new ones. Get together and cheer on the local team with live games played out on the restaurant's many screens. For more information on their menu and reservations, do call ahead.
The transparent glass doors to the Vu do not hide a single bit of what its splendid ambiance has to offer. Pick a couch amidst a table or a bar stool to get into the mix of things. Located at the Cobo Conference Center, the setting is such that it encapsulates a restaurant, café and bar into one. The menu has modest selection of American and Mexican favourites. Nachos for starters, salads to savour while awaiting for your burger or sandwich. Desserts include chocolate mousse and cheesecake. A variety of domestic and international beers are available to drown your meal in. Soda and Coffee are on offer as beverages for the non-alcoholics.
Filling the air with aromatic delights of the east, Escape Cafe is the best place in Windsor to sample middle eastern food. Their menu features wonderful yet traditional specials of hummus, kibbeh and wonderfully wrapped shawarmas. Taking you further east, the cafe serves diners the flavored hookah for those willing to give it a try. Overlooking the river, Escape Cafe is a definite must try while in the city. For more information, call ahead or check out their website.
The Bean Bar is frequented by professionals to refresh themselves with a cup of coffee, a juice or a smoothie before heading to the workplace. This café also specializes in baked products such as cookies, muffins, bagels and Danish pastries. Enjoy a Mango Madness smoothie or an Iced Americano, and all your worldly troubles will seem to melt away, at least temporarily, in its cool flavors. Try a marble pound cake, or a pineapple or raspberry Danish pastry for dessert, else pack a take away to carry a sweet treat for the road.
Enjoy classic American favorites in a unique and elegant setting at Signature Grill. Nestled in city's western side by the Detroit River, it offers an enchanting view of the river and the Canadian skyline. Outstanding service and casual ambiance make dining even more pleasurable. Signature's menu highlights include the Patty Melt Burger, Baby Back BBQ Pork Ribs, Classic Caesar Salad, Cheese & Pepperoni Pizza and Australian Lamb Chops. Eccentric cocktails and beers can be paired with the food or enjoyed in the relaxed bar area. Reservations are welcomed.
Stella International Cafe has amalgamated globe-spanning influences to offer gourmet bread and coffee to the discerning connoisseur. For breakfast, guests can enjoy New York-styled bagels in varieties such as poppyseed-egg, parmesan, sesame, blueberry and raisin. Enjoy an Italian meal with options like Quiche, Nutella and Procuitto Panini. For lunch, one can either opt for their standard, prix fixe boxed lunches or savor à la carte items including Sicilian Pasta Salad and Stella Classic Roast Beef. After lunch, do not miss the Key Lime Macaroons or a cup of Italian coffee brewed from pure Arabica beans.
Run by the famous hockey player Dino Ciccarelli, Ciccarellis Sports Bar is a happening place located on West Congress Street in Detroit. On their menu, you can find a sinful spread of wings, pizzas and burgers. This restaurant is renowned for these three items and a visit here is incomplete without digging in the popular wings or their mouthwatering pizzas and burgers. Monday to Friday, the restaurant has happy hours from 4p to 7p. Using majority of ingredients grown locally in Michigan, Ciccarellis Sports Bar is helping the state's farmers grow.
Blue Star is popular for its breakfast menu as well as its outstanding catering facilities. Its specialties are the home-made Sweet Cornbread and lunch items like Southern Fried Catfish, Sweet Chili Garlic Teriyaki Salmon and Chunky Chicken Pot Pie. Its catering services have been availed by top corporations for business functions, as well as for weddings, smart dinner parties and family gatherings. Its hors d'oeuvres include Mini Quiche, Spinach Pie, Crab Stuffed Mushrooms and Shrimp Cocktail. The main course offers beef dishes like Herb Crusted Prime Rib and seafood such as Pan Seared Catfish Fillet. Whether dining within this cozy restaurant or hiring their catering option, you won't be disappointed by their impeccable quality and service.