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The Standard . . . . . 7
2 eggs, your style, our bacon, house toast, jelly & a coffee

SWEET

Seasonal Fruit Salad . . . . . 5
1/2 order . . . . . 3
sourced locally

Oatmeal Brulee . . . . . 5
seeds, oats, raisins & bee pollen cooked till crispy on top

House Made Yogurt & Granola . . . . . 6
house made yogurt, savory almond granola

Brioche French Toast . . . . . 10
house made brioche, anglaise soak, served with 2 eggs

Honey & Whipped Cheese Crepe . . . . . 6
local honey, chevre, orange zest, orange liqueur

Dutch Baby . . . . . 8
popover baked to order & served with house made apple butter

Liege Waffle . . . . . 8
1/2 order w/ egg . . . . . 4
tiny, intense, crispy, crunchy waffles served with 2 eggs

Cinnamon Roll . . . . . 8
giant cinnamon rolls filled with walnuts, smothered with chevre honey icing

Corn Cakes . . . . . 10
1/2 order . . . . . 5
dad’s cornmeal pancakes with preserves, house butter & 2 eggs

MEAT

House Cured Salmon Plate . . . . . 12
sliced thin, on dill creme fraiche, red onion, pink peppercorn

Shrimp & Grits . . . . . 14
local shrimp sauteed with seasonal vegetables, served atop popcorn grits

Steak Tips & Eggs . . . . . 16
local beef tips marinated in harissa & topped with poached egg

Bologna Sandwich . . . . . 8
c-roy bologna, fried egg, maple pub cheese, mustard, house brioche muffin, pickles

Sausage, Egg & Cheese Sandwich . . . . 8
house made sausage patty, milk cheddar, fried egg, spicy aioli, pickles

Biscuits & Gravy . . . . . 9
1/2 order w/ poached egg . . . . . 4
house made buttermilk biscuits & meat based gravy, poached egg

Eggs Cocotte . . . . . 8
eggs, cream, onion, garlic & bacon jam baked, served with house stecca soldiers

Smoked Leek Strata . . . . . 10
smoked butter & corn anglaise soaked bread, charred leeks, poached egg

Meat & Pickles Crepe . . . . . 12
house made terrine, pickles & local brie

BUILD YOUR OWN

High End Hash . . . . . 8
house made crispy hash with your choice of add on, served under 2 eggs

Omelette . . . . . 7
2 egg omelette fluffed with your choice of add on, served with home fries & toast

Benedict . . . . . 8
english muffin with a poached egg & house made hollandaise

ADD ONS

$.50
onion, caramelized onion, roasted garlic, tomato, pepper

$1
mushrooms, spinach, avocado, basic cheeses (american, white cheddar, smoked provolone), seasonal vegetables

$2
meats (pork or chicken sausage, lamb or pork bacon), specialty cheeses (buratta, feta, brie), house cured salmon

FROM OUR BAKER

Cake . . . . . 5
Cookie . . . . . 2
Scone . . . . . 3
Savory Mini Pie with
Sausage & Potato . . . . . 8

Sweet Mini Pie with Local Fruit . . . . . 6
Almond Poppyseed Muffin . . . . . 3
House Made Bread . . . . . 2

ARTISANAL SIDES

House Made Lamb Bacon . . . . . 4
House Made Pork Bacon . . . . . 4
House Made Pork or Chicken Sausage Patty . . . . . 4
Farm Egg (any style) . . . . . 2
Popcorn Grits . . . . . 2
Home Fries . . . . . 3
House Ketchup or Jam . . . . . 1
Local Maple Syrup . . . . . 1

BEVERAGES

Coffee . . . . . 2
Espresso/Cap . . . . . 3/5
Iced Tea . . . . . 3
Arnold Palmer . . . . . 3
Hot Tea . . . . . 2
Pop . . . . . 2
Can of Vernors . . . . . 2
House Squeezed Orange Juice . . . . . 3/6

DRINK YOUR BREAKFAST

Mimosa, fresh orange juice . . . . . 7
Bloody Mary . . . . . 9
Coffee + liquor . . . . . 7

Directions

Parks & Rec Diner is located in the Grand Army of the Republic Building at
1942 Grand River Avenue, Detroit MI 48226

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About

We are a cozy, sit-down and carry-out diner focusing on breakfast – super-solid classics and surprising innovations with some old-school favorites that you might have forgotten about, brought back to life with interesting twists.

Located in the Grand Army of the Republic Building, Parks and Rec Diner is our homage to the hey-day of the building’s 40 years as a City of Detroit Parks and Recreation Department. Fantastic fare in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Come join us!

FOLKS FEEDING YOU


Recovery Park Farms, Food Field, Keep Growing Detroit, Rising Pheasant, Seely Farms, Ernst Farms, Otto’s Chicken, Indian Brook Trout Farm, Mapleleaf Farm, C-Roy Beef, LaBrosse Farms, Grown in Detroit, Guernsey Dairy, Leelanau Cheese Company, Holtz Farm, Zingermans Bakery, Rhulig Farm

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