LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 23, 2015—TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR), a Livonia, Mich.-based family-owned restaurant group with an expansive portfolio of casual dinning, quick service and family dining restaurants throughout the state, has signed the lease with DGPOM Master Tenant LLCD for the first Applebee’s in the city of Detroit. The restaurant will be the first national casual dining chain located outside of the city’s central business district. TSFR Executive Chairman Mark Schostak made the announcement.
Located on the corner of 8 Mile and Woodward near Meijer, construction of the city of Detroit Applebee’s, pending municipal approvals, is slated to begin in June. The restaurant will feature the brand’s new and improved layout designed to elevate the dining experience for guests, including high-rise ceilings, an expanded bar area, more televisions, and larger windows to provide more natural light, as well as décor and painted murals specific to the city of Detroit community. The location will be comprised of more than 100 salary and hourly-level employees.Continue Reading