Mac and Cheese. Those three simple words bring so many emotions to any foodie. Whether it’s being transported to your favorite childhood lunch or the bold flavors of a mac and cheese dish at your favorite restaurant, the pasta dish is sure to speak to your soul. To help bring out that emotion, here are five Metro Detroit restaurants that make mac and cheese exciting for adults.
The popular Ann Arbor deli is most known for its incredible sandwiches, but people should not sleep on their mac and cheese either. Made with Vermont cheddar, swiss emmental cheeses, and Italian macaroni, the mac and cheese is a lunch favorite for Ann Arborites. Be sure to sign up for their Mac and Cheese Monday events where you can enjoy a special batch of the cheesy goodness!
Winner of this past March’s Munchie Mania, Vinsetta Garage is one of Metro Detroit’s most beloved restaurants. Their gluten-free menu is fantastic, and they even have a gluten-free mac and cheese. Made with Vermont sharp cheddar, Pinconning, ziti rice noodles, gluten-free béchamel, parmesan, and a crunchy crust make this one of the most unique mac and cheeses around.
No list of the best mac and cheese in Metro Detroit is complete without mention of Sweet Lorraine’s Fabulous Mac n’ Cheez. Known for their unique approaches to the mac and cheese bowl, you can get everything from a pepperoni mac and cheese, to an extreme veggie mac and cheese, and even a cajun shrimp mac and cheese! With locations in the Renaissance Center, Mid-Town, and Great Lakes Crossing, you’re never too far from some cheesy goodness!
One of Midtown’s somewhat newer hits, Rock City Eatery has one of the best wide ranging menus around. The Rock City Mac and Cheese is one of their most popular dishes, and you can customize it with toppings such as duck, brisket, BBQ pork, and even select beer. Oh, and did we mention that the bowl is made of baked parmesan? It’s a rockin’ good mac and cheese to go along with their rockin’ vibes.