Skip to main content
  1. Leisure
  2. Food & Drink
  3. Restaurants

Fun and lazy late brunch at Birmingham, MI's Toast

See also

During the holidays and extended winter season -- can you say "snow day"? -- it's good to know of a terrific place to wander in wearing your galoshes and start the day off right, even if it's a little later in the day! Through the friend of a friend, I learned about such a place: Toast, in Birmingham, Michigan. Birmingham is one of Detroit's northern suburbs.

More Photos

Toast is a funky, casual place with personality in the decor: chandeliers, sofas, a wild mix of colors. They know it gets cold out! They have free coffee while you wait for your table. Brunch

Eggs "Benny" is made with the traditional ingredients, but with your choice of meat from the local Dearborn Sausage Company. I tried the ham: it's mild and tender with a hint of smoke.

First drink in the morning, I'm not going for super spicy. That's why I loved the "Garden Mary": less
spicy than their original with dill infused vodka served with celery salt rim, lemon, stuffed green olive, pickle and cucumber. It's got a little spice, but not tongue deadening.

Homemade cheese curds are fried, savory, light, crunchy and addictive!

You can order jalapeno cheddar toast for your bread service.

Red bliss home fries are prepared with house seasoning salt.

If you eat there in the day, they offer a 20% discount for eating there for dinner that night. I was tempted, but the hostess at night said they didn't have any of the larger tables available . . . I can't do what I do at a tiny two-top!

If you like reading my foodie adventures, please click on the "subscribe" button above. You'll get future articles in your inbox for FREE! Of course, I have over 1,900 articles here, so poke around and "find something tasty™"!

Advertisement

Leisure

  • Corned beef
    Find out how to prepare a classic corned beef recipe in a slow cooker
    Video
    Slow Cooker Tips
  • Left handed eating
    Find out why you should never eat with your left hand
    Video
    Wives Tale
  • Subway message
    Subway customer finds 'Big Mama' written on her order
    Video
    Subway Message
  • Deviled eggs
    This is the only deviled egg recipe you’ll need this Easter
    Delicious Eggs
  • Natural solutions
    Natural beauty: All natural solutions to life's little beauty headaches
    Camera
    Natural Solutions
  • Chocolate souffle
    Love chocolate? Get tips on making the perfect chocolate souffle every time
    Video
    Recipe 101

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!