Food truck now sits on Mike's on the
POSTED: 07/09/18, 7:12 PM
Mike LeFevre gives a thumbs-up as his
food truck is lifted to the rooftop deck
of Mike’s on the Water hamburger joint
in St. Clair Shores.
work crew removed the engine and other
parts from the former step-van and built
a kitchen inside of it.
Things are looking up at Mike’s on the
food truck was lifted to the
second-story outdoor deck at the St.
Clair Shores waterfront eatery on
Monday, capping off what some said --
including owner Michael LeFevre himself,
was a wacky but interesting marketing
heart’s pounding about a mile a minute,”
LeFevre said as the food truck was
lifted into place.
“That’s the most bizarre site I’ve ever
seen at a restaurant in my life.”
invitation-only crowd of about 200
applauded and cheered as a 170-foot
crane lifted the 25-foot-long,
10,800-pound vehicle over a canal and
onto steel support beams on the rooftop
in about seven minutes.
amazing,” said the owner’s mother, Mary
Lou LeFevre of Grosse Pointe Woods. “I
had to see it for myself.
I can’t believe he did it. That’s so
Donna Flaherty, president of the
Nautical Mile Merchants Association a
few doors down, agreed. “He
is so creative,” Flaherty said.
truck becomes the main visual outdoor
attraction to the second floor deck
known as The Lookout, which opened last
But servers said bringing food up the
stairs to The Lookout became a
challenge, hamburger buns were often
blown by the
wind into the canal' so LeFevre’s mind
came up with the addition of a second
Hotts, The Macomb Daily
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