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Taste of Kentwood 2012

Taste of Kentwood 2012

From: http://www.ci.kentwood.mi.us

Come in for a sampling of your favorite restaurants and food service providers!  There will be plenty of food for every pallet!  Proceeds will benefit our Scholarship Fund to help low income families participate.
 
Date:  Thursday, March 8, 2012
Time:  4pm-6pm  ~  OR  ~  6:30pm-8:30pm
Cost:  Just $ 5.00 per ticket  ~  children 5 & under eat FREE!

SILENT AUCTION
Our 3rd Annual Silent Auction is an exciting event that features sports ememorabilia, trips, hotel/restaurant packages, event tickets and more!  Auction will run from 6pm-8pm during Taste of Kentwood.  Proceeds from the Auction benefit our Youth Sports Programs.

Smashburger opens second Grand Rapids location

Smashburger opens second Grand Rapids location

PRESS RELEASE

Smashburger, the nation’s fastest growing “better burger” restaurant will open its second Grand Rapids location today, Tuesday, October 25, 2011. The restaurant will open at 2650 East Beltline at 28th Street in front of Centerpointe Mall. Smashburger will bring 100-percent Certified Angus burgers, an array of signature sides, and delicious handspun Haagen–Dazs shakes to the thousands of Grand Rapids residents in that area that have yet to have the Smashburger experience. This is the second of seven Smashburger restaurants slated to open over the next three years in the Grand Rapids, Muskegon, and Holland markets.

Kentwood restaurants to participate in Restaurant Week Grand Rapids

Kentwood restaurants to participate in Restaurant Week Grand Rapids

Experience Grand Rapids has revealed the participating restaurants in this year's Restaurant Week Grand Rapids, and there are even participating restaurants in Kentwood.

70 restaurants have signed on to the event, which will run from November 3 through November 13th.  In the Kentwood area, Fire Rock Grille and Spinnaker will be part of the celebration.

Most establishments will offer a creative 3-course menu for $25 per person (not including tax or tip).  Some restaurants will offer a 2-for-$25 menu to appeal to more budget conscious diners.

The menus will be unveiled the week of October 10th.

You can find more information at www.restaurantweekgr.com.

Which restaurant has the best pizza in Kentwood?

Which restaurant has the best pizza in Kentwood?

Now that our hamburger poll is done, we would like to find out what restaurant has the best pizza in Kentwood. Login below and post a comment with your opinion. In a couple weeks, we'll launch our official poll which will include your suggestions. Thank you!

What restaurant serves the best hamburger in Kentwood?

What restaurant serves the best hamburger in Kentwood?

Hey Kentwood!

WZZM13 wants to know what restaurant serves the best hamburger in your community. Please voice your opinion by completing the poll below. If your favorite isn’t on the list, choose other and enter it into the comment section below.

Then, the week of July 5th, we’ll have a poll on our WZZM13 Facebook page that consists of the top hamburger places from each of our 21 My Town communities.

Throughout the week of July 11th, our very own Lee Van Ameyde will visit each of the top five restaurants to sample their hamburgers for a segment that will air on WZZM13.

Finally, on Friday, July 15, we’ll reveal the restaurant that serves the best hamburger among our My Town communities.

Support your community by placing your vote below!

 

Cascade Township officials help McDonald’s re-open 28th St. restaurant

Cascade Township officials help McDonald’s re-open 28th St. restaurant

Grand Rapids, Mich., June 13, 2011 – Cascade Township officials were on hand today to help the remodeled McDonald’s restaurant, located at 5105 28th Street (just west of I-96 exit at 28th St.), reopen. McDonald’s also made a $500 donation to the Cascade Township Fire Department’s fire education program.

The newly restored restaurant includes side-by-side dual order points at the drive-through for fast, accurate and friendly service. The interior is designed to be contemporary, comfortable and provides seating zones to fit customers’ needs. Natural finishes can be found in the lobby and on the exterior of the building. To enhance the customer’s experience, two flat screen TVs have been added along with free Wi-Fi service for customer convenience. The restaurant is expected to add another 10 to 15 jobs.

Kentwood Chamber Holds New Member Breakfast

Kentwood Chamber Holds New Member Breakfast

KENTWOOD, Mich.  The Wyoming-Kentwood Area Chamber of Commerce is giving members a chance to network and make new contacts during a breakfast event to be held Tuesday, May 17th.  On its website the chamber describes the free event as an opportunity to "exchange ideas with other area business owners/managers."

The New Member Breakfast will be held May 17th, at 7:30am at the Comfort Inn & Suites located at 7644 Caterpillar Dr. SW in Kentwood.

The Chamber is asking members to pre-register by calling (616) 532-5990 or email Sue at sue@southkent.org.