Friday, February 15, 2013
North Carolina-based gfreek.com includes the Farmington area businesses in its annual awards.
A gluten-free menu that includes Salmon Tuscana and Roasted Corn & Black Bean Guacamole has earned Peterlin's Restaurant & Bar in Farmington the distinction of best Detroit gluten-free bar or pub, in an award given by gfreek.com. The North Carolina-based website also honored Buddy's Pizza, based in Farmington Hills, as best gluten-free local restaurant. According to the awards website, founders Josh and Jayme Schieffer created the awards to provide an unbiased source of information about the quality and taste of gluten-free products. The couple's son has celiac disease. Learn more about the awards at gfreek.com. Share your thoughts about the gluten-free menus at Buddy's and Peterlin's with a review in the Patch directory.
Friday, May 25, 2012
The restaurant is open in the Farmington Crossroads shopping center.
The Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed another new business Thursday, with a ribbon cutting at Peterlin's Restaurant & Bar in Farmington. Owned by chef Zach Peterlin and Kim DeCapite, Peterlin's opened its doors about two weeks ago in the Farmington Crossroads shopping center, Nine Mile and Farmington Roads.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Expected high ozone levels leads to an air quality alert for southeast Michigan, including Farmington and Farmington Hills.
Today is an Air Action Day, which means air quality may be unhealthy for some people. Here's what else you should know: Today's high is expected to climb above 80, with ozone levels triggering an Air Action Day. Walk, bike, carpool or use mass transit if possible, and avoid filling up your vehicle's gas tank. Active children and adults, especially those with asthma, should limit outdoor exposure. The air should get better as the temperature drops to around 65 tonight, according to the National Weather Service. The Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce hosts this event at one of Farmington's newest businesses, now open in the Farmington Crossroads shopping center at 9 Mile and Farmington Roads. The public is invited to help celebrate …
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Chef Zach says his menu includes unique twists on old favorites and comfort food, as well as gluten-free selections.
After 12 years working as a chef in other restaurants, Zach Peterlin strikes out on his own this week, with the opening of Peterlin's Restaurant on Farmington Road, just south of Nine Mile. Peterlin learned the business from the ground up, starting as a dishwasher at age 15. A graduate of Northern Michigan University, he continued working in restaurants through school and moved to the Detroit area after graduation, to take a job with an upscale restaurant. "I really enjoy the instant gratification of seeing how much people enjoy good quality, fresh food," he said. "You see the smiles on their faces." Peterlin's Restaurant menu features moderately priced meals with fresh ingredients. Entrees average around $7-$8, the highest priced at $17…