Awards

The Culture Trip’s USA Local Favorite 2015 Award

James Beard Award, Best Chef Great Lakes – Alex Young, 2011

James Beard Nominee, Best Chef Great Lakes – Alex Young, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Alton Browns’ Food Network Show Best of – Best Comfort Food in America, Macaroni and Cheese

Bon Appetit – Top 10 Barbecue Restaurants in 2010

Open Table Diner’s Choice Award Winner – Fit for Foodies, Most Booked, Great For Lunch, American, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Lifetime Achievement Award, Bon Appetit 2007 – Paul Saginaw and Ari Weinzweig, co-founder of Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

Inc Magazine, 2003 – Coolest Small Company in America