Traffic Jam celebrates 50 years Saturday

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News

Restaurant, brewpub, dairy and bakery Traffic Jam & Snug will celebrate 50 years of business with a party Saturday.

Detroit restaurant, brewpub, dairy and bakery Traffic Jam & Snug will celebrate 50 years of business with a party Saturday.

Diners can enjoy a complimentary brownie sundae for dessert, made with the restaurant's house made ice cream. Traffic Jam has also brewed a special beer for the milestone. Midtown Dubbel is made with Belgian wheat and German hops and is aged for two months. Also making a special debut is Traffic Jam's 50th anniversary blue asiago cheese.

Traffic Jam, which opened in 1965, is located at 511 W. Canfield at Second in Detroit. It's open 11 a.m.-midnight on Saturday. Diners who visit Saturday are asked to write down their favorite experiences or menu items from the last 50 years to be pinned up at the restaurant. Call Traffic Jam at (313) 831-9470.

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