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SE Michigan: Exotic Italian recommendation?

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Which restaurant serves authentic Sicilian (black) pasta in squid ink sauce? Thanks!

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  1. Not sure, but check out Il Posto in Southfield.

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    1. re: berkleybabe

      Where is this place? I googled it, and the google maps hit showed me a location in Southfield, but the website was for a "Pi Ristorante." Confusing!

      1. re: IndyGirl

        29110 Franklin, Southfield. Corner of 12 Mile. Food is good, expensive and a little too pretentious for me. (I don't need to have an Italian waiter to prove to me that I'm eating Italian food.) That said, I have enjoyed my meals there. When we were there in May the were doing a big remodel, but remained open. I would think it might be done by now.

    2. Try contacting Il Posto in Southfield or Giovanni's in Melvindale/Detroit.

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      1. re: berkleybabe

        I read both restaurants' menus online but they don't have it. Maybe I'll have to take matters into my own hands. :) Where can I buy black pasta in SE MI?

        1. re: ilsorpasso

          You could try calling the places and asking if they ever make it or have it on special. Don't just rely on the web menus.