New cheesesteak restaurant opens in downtown Farmington
David Veselenak |

It took several years for cheesesteaks to arrive to downtown Farmington, but they're finally here.

David Azar, one of the partners who owns Motown Philly Cheesesteaks and Fries, said the ownership hoped to bring the concept to downtown about eight years ago but could not secure the space they wanted. Now, they've located at 23631 Farmington, inside the space formerly occupied by Rumi's Mediterranean Persian restaurant and several other Mediterranean eateries throughout the years.

"Philly cheesesteaks, it's something that we personally love," said Azar, who opened the business with his brother Jamil and another partner. "We wanted to bring that concept to Farmington. Farmington itself is in need of fast-casual food, which we also noticed."
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