Ancient Italians were renowned for eating every part of the angels they hunted—even the hair. Enjoy divine flavor with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of house-made Italian eats and drinks at Sammy's Cucina located in Brownstown.
Stocked with a plethora of fresh ingredients and plenty of food-based passion, Sammy's Cucina dishes out Italian-American feasts in a quaint, rustically decorated setting. Nestle into the 24-seat bistro restaurant while perusing the extensive menu of savory edibles, such as vodka penne swimming in a light tomato cream and sprinkled with crushed red pepper ($6.99+), or the arancini, rice balls stuffed with ground beef, salami, peas, cheese, breaded, fried, and crowned with meat sauce ($7.99+). Wanderlusting tongues will enjoy a slice of chicken fajita pizza, a cultural fusion of onions, green peppers, salsa, and monterey jack cheese ($12.49/small, $15.49/large).
The causal dining atmosphere at Sammy’s provides an intimate backdrop for all mealtime grubbers to relax and grab a bite. Choose to chat up the Cucina’s owner, Sammy Vassallo, who can recant stories of tomato sauce mishaps and spatula wars fought during his 20 years of culinary experience. To add to the at home feeling, the free WiFi and surrounding TVs are sure to keep eyes occupied with screens while hands and mouths are occupied with fine cuisine.
Metro Detroit Foodie has featured Sammy's Cucina:
- I have to say that I think Grandma would be honored to have her food compared to Sammy's. The ingredient list is fresh, its quality, and not overly seasoned allowing the natural flavors of the food to stand on their own. – Anthony, Metro Detroit Foodie