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NationalMargaritaDay
Who's ready to raise a glass to sunnier days ahead? A perfect margarita should do the trick. In Detroit, you're never far from a chance to sip this classic cocktail. As National Margarita Day approaches in Detroit, we found the best places try a margarita in Detroit this Feb. 22:


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This year, Feb. 28 is Fat Tuesday, the last day before the season of Lent where many Christians refrain from indulgent treats. For Detroiters it’s better known as Paczki Day, when local bakeries serve up dozens of traditional Polish pastries as a last chance to enjoy a sweet treat. Whether or not you observe Lent, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to try a “paczek,” as a single Paczki is called.


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GraniteCity Soup
Like Master Chef Louis P. De Gouy says, "Good soup is one of the prime ingredients of good living." Luckily, especially with our seemingly long winter months, metro Detroiters have many tempting options. Here are 10 (of many other) places to warm up and get a scrumptious bowl of soup in and around Detroit:


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The Week of Love The Whitney

Detroit’s best restaurants don’t just give you great food — they deliver the right ambiance for any occasion imaginable. If you’re looking for a sweet spot to take that special someone for Valentine’s Day, an anniversary or to pop the “big question,” try a location off our list of some of the most romantic restaurants in metro Detroit.


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Week of Love Andiamo

You’re hearing this from the mouths of experienced Detroit foodies! Thanks to responses from our amazing Instagram followers, we pulled together a list (in no particular order of deliciousness) of some of Detroit’s most romantic restaurants for Valentine’s (or Galentine’s) Day or any day of the year, so there’s no questioning whether or not your date night pick will measure up to expectations.


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