Hedge's Wig Wam Restaurant - Pleasant Ridge MI

Address: 24362 Woodward Ave
City: Pleasant Ridge
State: MI
Zip: 48069
County: Oakland
Number of visits to this page: 348
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The Wigwam operated from 1927 until 1967. It was owned by Roy Hedge who passed away in 1955. They were known for generous helpings of chicken pies, prime ribs, spaghetti, fish and potatoes. They also had great deserts. The entire place had a native American motif as you can see in the old photos.

The old building became the "Trading Post", a collection of about 40 small shops run by independent operators. The city felt the old WigWam building was a fire trap so it was in a dispute with the Trading Post operators in 1971. The ACLU was involved because the shop owners believed they were being discriminated against. The following year, the old building was destroyed by fire.

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Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Historical Photo
Historical Photo
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Historical Photo
Historical Photo
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Historical Photo
Historical Photo
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Historical Photo
Historical Photo
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Historical Photo
Historical Photo
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - 2021 Article From Jewish News
2021 Article From Jewish News
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - May 1972 Fire
May 1972 Fire
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Roy Hedge Passes Away April 1955
Roy Hedge Passes Away April 1955
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Apr 1955 Notice Regarding Roy Hedge Death
Apr 1955 Notice Regarding Roy Hedge Death
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - Nice List Of Old Restaurants October 1953
Nice List Of Old Restaurants October 1953
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - May 1937 Ad
May 1937 Ad
Hedges Wig Wam Restaurant - June 26 1971 Legal Battle
June 26 1971 Legal Battle
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