(Photo: Three Cats Cafe)
Longtime metro Detroit chef Matt Prentice, who once ran more than a dozen restaurants, has died after a brief illness.
He was 62.
Prentice died early Thursday morning due to complications from recent surgery, said his sister, Megan Kler.
Prentice was best known for the former Unique Restaurant Corp., which was the driving force behind many metro Detroit restaurants, including the former Coach Insignia at the top of the Renaissance Center (now Highlands),…