Saturday, January 5, 2013
The popular White Lake restaurant will open again for dinner service Jan. 9 at 4 p.m.
If you want to get your fix at the Root Restaurant & Bar in White Lake you better do it quick. The popular local business will be closed Jan. 7 and Jan. 8 for scheduled maintenance according to owner Ed Mamou. The restaurant will reopen on Jan. 9 at 4 p.m. for dinner service and resume normal business hours the following day. This month the restaurant is offering a special Wild Game feast Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m. The event is reservation only and costs $60 per person. The menu includes: To make reservations for this event call the host desk at 248-698-2400. Other specials offered at the restaurant are as follows: Winter Weeknight Specials (Weeknight offers valid January 14 - February 28 on the specific weekday listed.) The Root Restaurant & …
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
On Sunday, the White Lake restaurant was named the Detroit Free Press 2012 Restaurant of the Year, an award won by Clarkston's Union Woodshop in 2011.
Monday was a busy day at The Root Restaurant & Bar in White Lake. According to Chef James Rigato, business was way up following the announcement of the establishment being named the Detroit Free Press 2012 Restaurant of the Year. "The phones have been ringing all day," Rigato said. "I think we were about 40 percent busier then an average Monday. Which is great. The whole month of February is filling up fast though. Valentines Day is nearly booked as are the next couple Saturdays. The Cabin Fever Feast on Feb. 23 is about halfway booked." If you want to reserve a seat and try the highly touted menu on a weekend, Rigato suggests making reservations for a day early in the week. "The weekends are still the most desired time for reservations," …
Thursday, December 22, 2011
The Detroit Free Press announced metro Detroit's 10 best new restaurants, bestowing the honor to White Lake's own The Root Restaurant & Bar.
Monday, November 21, 2011
Here's a list of happening bars in and around White Lake Wednesday.
1. The White Lake Inn treats the night before Thanksgiving (a.k.a. the biggest bar night of the year) just like a weekend night. This year, the inn features Detroit-based Monkey Grinder and a DJ starting at 9:30 p.m. with no cover charge; in addition, the outdoor tiki bar will be heated and open for business. 2. Billy’s Tip N’ Inn features 2XL playing classic rock starting at 9:30 p.m. 3. The Root Restaurant & Bar, a unique restaurant designed around the philosophy of local, seasonal and fresh cuisine, is open for your eating and drinking pleasure. 4. Comeback Inn, 1451 South Milford Road in Highland, provides live entertainment from 8 p.m. to midnight by regular Wednesday entertainer Jim Kish. 5. 59 West Bar & Billiards, 786 West Highland…