From the Minh Anh Restaurant Family: We are so very sad to say that this weekend will be our last weekend open. It was a surprise to us, as we thought we had until October, but this Sunday, September 12th will be our last day of serving this wonderful community.
From the bottom of our hearts, we want to thank every single person who visited us and supported us over our 37-year run. I know it’s just a restaurant, but really it represented opportunity for my family - who came to the United States as refugees from the Vietnam War. It was theirs, a tangible piece of the American dream. They came from absolutely nothing, essentially just the clothing on their backs, to become business owners in the United States. And through their years of hard work, they made it an integral, indispensable part of the Detroit Shoreway community.
Our customers, you all, were so supportive of our small restaurant and became like family. We will always remember this parcel of land near the corner of 54th and Detroit Ave. as a place where our family’s lives in America took root and a place that brought immense joy, not only to us, but to the entire community.
We will be open our normal hours this weekend Friday (11-8:30), Saturday and Sunday (12-8:30). Please stop by, say hello, say goodbye, and have one last spring roll or an egg roll vermicelli. I am not sure what the new owner has planned for the future, but exterior remodeling is set to start next week.
Thank you again to all of you. We have truly loved serving you the best Vietnamese food we could. Please continue supporting your local businesses and building up this community. It is so worth it.
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