Dave’s Hot Chicken opens Thursday in Dearborn plus more restaurant and food news

Restaurant and food news Dave’s Hot Chicken opens in Dearborn: Los Angeles-based fried chicken restaurant

Restaurant and food news

Dave’s Hot Chicken opens in Dearborn: Los Angeles-based fried chicken restaurant Dave’s Hot Chicken is opening its first Michigan location Thursday in Dearborn. Expect crispy fried chicken sliders and tenders with customizable heat levels, plus mac and cheese, slaw and crinkle-cut fries. Spice levels go from light mild to “reaper,” which requires diners to sign waiver before consuming. The chain was founded by chef Dave Kopushyan and some friends in 2017 and has quickly gained a following and now has famous investors including Drake, Samuel L. Jackson, Maria Shriver and Michael Strahan. 22208 Michigan, Dearborn. (313) 380-0699. daveshotchicken.com.

Oak & Reel now open Mondays: Contemporary Italian restaurant Oak & Reel has rolled out a new seasonal menu including agnolotti with duck, brown butter, sage, currants and pine nuts and a halibut dish featuring kuri squash, hen of the woods, kale and pumpkin seeds. Starting Nov. 8 the Milwaukee Junction restaurant, helmed by accoladed chef Jared Gadbaw, will be open Monday evenings with 50% off bottles of wine under $100. 2921 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit. Oaklandreel.com

The new video wall at the renovated Chuck E. Cheese location in Roseville.

Roseville’s Chuck E. Cheese renovated: Kid-centric pizzeria Chuck E. Cheese in Roseville has gotten a makeover with a new look, updated technology and new games. Look for an interactive dance floor, a large-format video wall and new arcade games. This week, families will also find Halloween-centric activities and limited-time menu items. The national brand plans to remodel all of its locations during the next three years; the Roseville location is one of 30 restaurant remodels slated for this year. 31920 Gratiot, Roseville. (586) 293-0808.