If you’re in Detroit and you’re new you might not know about the history of Polish settlers in the area or the long lineage of amazing polish food that they left behind. So if you’re unlucky and you don’t know, let me help change your luck by turning you on to a little place called Polish Village Cafe.
From pierogis to potato pancakes to dill pickle soup, PVC does everything up right. If you’re into chicken livers, they got you, and if you’re not, well they might just convert you the way they fix these up. Hamtramck is a 15 minute spit outside central downtown but it’s worth the gas money to take in a bit of Detroit’s polish history. You can work off the buttery carbs by taking a poke around Hamtramck to see the urban rebirth taking place in the area including Hamtramck’s Disneyland.