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  • The Cove In Leland
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Downtown Traverse City Restaurants & Taverns

Amical
Located in the heart of downtown Traverse City overlooking West Grand Traverse Bay, amical has been offering eclectic European cuisine to our dining patrons since 1994. Order from creative and revolving menus, fresh selections prepared in our open kitchen and served in the cozy dining room or on our vibrant street-side patio. Experience the local flavor, [...] more...

The Cooks’ House
The Cooks’ House restaurant was opened in 2008 to celebrate the bounty of agriculture and artisan made products that are found in Northern Michigan. It is our mission to use, promote and celebrate local sustainable foods. We invite you to join us and taste the difference that comes from practicing a field to plate philosophy. Come with [...] more...

Patisserie Amie
Since 2005 Chef Eric Fritch has been serving up a premier Traverse City dining experience. We are currently serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and an array of classic, authentic French pastries. Stop by our midtown neighborhood location for an experience you won’t soon forget. Patisserie Amie – Fine French Fare Patisserie Amie 237 Lake Ave Traverse City, MI 49684 231-922-9645 Patisserie Amie Photo Gallery [...] more...

Georgina’s
Georgina’s is an authentic asian and latin taqueria in downtown Traverse City, Michigan. We are located on Front Street, directly across the street from the State Theater. Anthony was born in Bluefields, Nicaragua. His father is Cuban and his mother half Chinese. At the age of seven, Anthony was adopted by his American father and was [...] more...

Mode’s Bum Steer
Steak. Fresh Seafood. Ribs. Our family has welcomed friends and guests since 1975, earning us the title “A Tradition in Traverse City”. Great steaks, fresh seafood and meaty BBQ ribs are skillfully prepared. Our homemade sauces and dressings are a blend of the finest herbs and the best ingredients to compliment every meal. We have won many awards [...] more...

Red Ginger
The cuisine of Red Ginger is an eclectic mix of bold flavors rooted in the cultures of China, Vietnam, Japan and Thailand just to name a few. Our owner and Executive Chef, Dan Marsh is passionate about Asian cuisine and he constantly strives to offer dishes of high quality and absolute consistency! Using only the best [...] more...

Blue Tractor Cook Shop
Located in historic Olde Towne Traverse City, at the former site of Dill’s Olde Towne Saloon, Blue Tractor is an Old School Dining Establishment. Blue Tractor is salute to today’s working men and women of northern Michigan who carry on the tradition of meeting up after a long, hard days work for food, friends and of [...] more...

Bistro Foufou
Classic French bistro in the heart of downtown Traverse City Bistro Foufou is located in the beautiful and historic former firehouse in downtown Traverse City. The long and narrow space has been delightfully renovated and features a stunning bar that seats 30 on one side, and a sleek dining room on the other. Additional [...] more...

The Franklin
Located in downtown Traverse City, The Franklin is one of Traverse City’s newest restaurants. Great food and ambiance with a second-story patio overlooking downtown Traverse City. Cuisine American (New), American (Traditional), Burgers, Cuban, Hot Dogs, Latin American, Pizza, Vegan and Vegetarian Culinary Team Myles Anton, Executive Chef & Owner Stephanie Gallego, Sous Chef Courtland Nelson, Sous Chef Open for Lunch, Dinner and [...] more...

Bubba’s – Traverse City
Burgers, burritos and beer! You’re going to love the great food and downtown Traverse City atmosphere at Bubba’s – Traverse City’s favorite spot to hang all season long! From bubba-size burgers to fresh unique salads or sandwiches, choose from the chef’s home-style favorites of the day on our chalkboard. All of our selections are made [...] more...

Traverse City Area Waterfront Dining

Apache Trout Grill
Outdoor Dining with a Breathtaking View Apache Trout Grill offers outstanding waterfront dining with an energetic, casual atmosphere and great views of West Grand Traverse Bay. Signature dishes include, award winning BBQ ribs, fresh seafood, hand-cut, aged, choice steaks and amazing homemade keylime pie. Apache Trout Grill has an atmosphere of warmth that makes a perfect evening with [...] more...

Boathouse Restaurant
Nestled on the shores of beautiful Bowers Harbor the Boathouse takes full advantage of its delightful view of the docks and bay with wide-open windows and a summer deck. Indoors, the charming decor invokes a relaxed cottage atmosphere where both the casually and formally attired feel welcome. Our talented culinary team pays attention to the entire [...] more...

The Cove in Leland
Historic Fishtown’s only Lake Michigan waterfront restaurant, featuring freshwater fish, acclaimed seafood, chowder, great burgers, and the home of the “Chubby Mary.” Lunch, dinner, cocktails daily, May through October. The Cove is known for its unique setting in Leland’s historic Fishtown, overlooking adjacent dam waterfalls, Lake Michigan & Manitou Islands. Outdoor dining provides beautiful views, ability [...] more...

Knot Just A Bar – Omena
Whether you’re looking for a nice place for family dining, the happening nightclub, or a cool place to hang out by the water and while away the day, it’s all at Knot Just a Bar. At Knot just a bar our culinary staff has created a splendid seasonal menu, filled with a taste of Michigan that [...] more...

Bayview Inn Bar & Grill
Bayview Inn Bar & Grill is your Northern Michigan destination for great food, great drinks, and great memories – all with amazing views! Casual Dining If you’re looking for a great place to spend the evening, Frank’s Bayview Inn is the place to be. Relax and enjoy the view while dining on our Patio or have dinner while [...] more...

Old Mission Peninsula Restaurants & Taverns

Jolly Pumpkin Restaurant, Brewery, Distillery
The Jolly Pumpkin, Restaurant, Brewery, and Distillery Traverse City, is historically situated among the generous cherry orchards and distinguished lakes of northern Michigan. Inspired by natural surroundings, our esteemed restaurant and brewery offers a rustic atmosphere marked by fireside warmth and earthy woods in a comfortable cottage like setting. Our highly skilled chefs are dedicated to [...] more...

Boathouse Restaurant
Nestled on the shores of beautiful Bowers Harbor the Boathouse takes full advantage of its delightful view of the docks and bay with wide-open windows and a summer deck. Indoors, the charming decor invokes a relaxed cottage atmosphere where both the casually and formally attired feel welcome. Our talented culinary team pays attention to the entire [...] more...

Mission Table
For years, we were known fondly as Bowers Harbor Inn. In spring 2010, we officially reopened as Mission Table at Bowers Harbor Inn. We still hold true to the basic ideology that made us one of Michigan’s most highly regarded culinary destinations for decades, but have focused and renewed our vows to our valued patrons: With [...] more...

Old Mission Tavern
Situated on beautiful Old Mission Peninsula in Northwestern Michigan, surrounded by the crystal clear blue waters of Lake Michigan, and in the midst of orchards, vineyards, and farmland, the Old Mission Tavern provides a beautiful relaxing dining experience in an inspirational setting. In the finest tradition of old world European taverns, the “art gallery” restaurant promises [...] more...

Antrim County Restaurants & Taverns

Pearl’s New Orleans Kitchen – Elk Rapids
Cajun/Creole Cookin’ Formed from French roots, livened with Spanish spices, inspired by African vegetables, caribbeanized by West Indian hands, laced with black pepper and pork by the Germans, infiltered with potatoes by the Irish, blasted by garlic and tomatoes by the Italians. New Orleans cuisine is a rich melting pot of influences and ingredients, and Pearl’s embraces [...] more...

Siren Hall – Elk Rapids
Fresh, local seafood and produce in a clean, crisp, and elegant atmosphere. We boast a variety of oysters from both coasts. Siren Hall provides a sophisticated menu within a unique brick and concrete dining environment, which is located right on the main street of beautiful Elk Rapids. The varied menu selections range from flavorful steaks to delicate [...] more...

Short’s Brewing Company – Bellaire
In April of 2004 we opened the doors to Short’s Brewing Company in the quaint Village of Bellaire. Beer was the mission, and liberation was the movement. With a lot of elbow grease, blind ambition and a little luck, the quest to create a community pub in Northwest Lower Michigan began to take [...] more...

The Rowe Inn
The Rowe Inn of Ellsworth, Michigan, offers an intimate, casual atmosphere of fine dining for Charlevoix, Torch Lake and all of Northern Michigan. You’ll find our seasonal menus and expansive fine wine collection perfect for any occasion. Individuals, couples, groups and families are equally welcome and catered to. All our meals and wines are served [...] more...

Benzie County Restaurants & Taverns

Crystal Mountain Resort Dining
Eating on the Mountain lets you have a true taste northern Michigan – our chefs incorporate fresh, local ingredients into every dish. And just because you’re on vacation doesn’t mean you have to ruin your diet. Ask our servers about the Peak Performance menu for healthy, leaner portion sizes. Thistle Pub & Grille Open year round for [...] more...

Stormcloud Brewing Company
“Belgian Inspired / Michigan Made” Now open just two blocks from Lake Michigan in the lakeside town of Frankfort, MI, a small brewery crafting ales within the time-honored Belgian brewing tradition of ignoring time-honored brewing traditions. Stormcloud Brewing Company 303 Main Street Frankfort, Michigan 49635 231-352-0118 Visit Stormcloud Brewing Company Website >>>> Stormcloud Brewing Company – Photos From Instagram Tag your Stormcloud [...] more...

The Hotel Frankfort
Looking for something light and easy? A romantic dinner for two? Whatever the occasion, Chef Matt and our top-notched restaurant staff is waiting to wine and dine you. Serving our Classic American Bistro cuisine, we are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, from 8am – 9pm, every day of the week during our peak season and [...] more...

Chimney Corners Resort – Beach Dining Room
Come and enjoy a relaxing breakfast or lunch on the shores of Crystal Lake at our beautiful lakeside restaurant (affectionately known as the “BDR”) complete with wrap around deck. Renovated to reflect the charm and comfort of the beach lifestyle, the BDR offers a delicious assortment of comfort food and fresh local seasonal ingredients served by [...] more...

Dinghy’s Restaurant and Bar – Frankfort
After 19 years Dinghy’s has established itself as one of the best local eateries Up North. Steve Christian has been owner of Dinghy’s for the past 14 years. Customers come from far and wide to enjoy the experience at Dinghy’s. Formerly Baker’s Bar – for 40 years – Dinghy’s is a landmark in Downtown Frankfort, [...] more...

Coho Cafe – Frankfort
Elegant dishes served in a relaxing atmosphere. Coho has a covered deck over-looking Betsie Bay, in addition to indoor seating. We feature locally sourced, creative dishes (including emu. walleye, rabbit, and venison…), and a great variety of fresh fish and seafood. Serving spirits, fine wine, and Michigan beer. Seasonal restaurant open from May to October. Dinner 7 [...] more...

The Fusion Restaurant – Frankfort
Va and Bobbiesee serve Pan-Asian cuisine married with American flair. Their cutting edge techniques will make even old favorites new again. Come get a 5-star experience in this sexy, waterfront restaurant. The Fusion boasts of Michigan’s largest sake list, most innovative small plates, decadent dessert bar, and coolest clientele. Everything we do at The Fusion is [...] more...

Papa J’s Pizzeria & Diner – Honor
Our family owned and operated ’50s style diner serves a full menu and great pizza with a vintage look and feel. Enjoy good food, fair prices and fast, friendly service. Not in the mood for a burger but craving a real shake? Papa J’s serves the best hand dipped and soft serve ice cream, real shakes [...] more...

Leelanau County Restaurants & Taverns

The Homestead Resort Dining
Throughout the day, you’ll have choices. Your mornings could begin with freshly squeezed juice, a connoisseur-quality coffee and a warm pastry at Cavanaugh’s, or with a breakfast buffet at CQ’s. Midday could find you on a multi-level terrace overlooking the 18th green at the Manitou Passage Golf Club or under an umbrella overlooking Lake Michigan from [...] more...

Nonna’s Ristorante – The Homestead
Simple. Unpretentious. Good. That’s the motto at Nonna’s, our flagship restaurant. It’s a rustic but romantic environment, and the food matches the decor – Executive Chef John Piombo focuses on simple updates to Italian classics. Each of his twists on these familiar dishes is designed to highlight our spectacular local produce and the artisanal products made [...] more...

The Cove in Leland
Historic Fishtown’s only Lake Michigan waterfront restaurant, featuring freshwater fish, acclaimed seafood, chowder, great burgers, and the home of the “Chubby Mary.” Lunch, dinner, cocktails daily, May through October. The Cove is known for its unique setting in Leland’s historic Fishtown, overlooking adjacent dam waterfalls, Lake Michigan & Manitou Islands. Outdoor dining provides beautiful views, ability [...] more...

Knot Just A Bar – Omena
Whether you’re looking for a nice place for family dining, the happening nightclub, or a cool place to hang out by the water and while away the day, it’s all at Knot Just a Bar. At Knot just a bar our culinary staff has created a splendid seasonal menu, filled with a taste of Michigan that [...] more...

Martha’s Leelanau Table
A delightfully unique Cafe and Bistro in Suttons Bay, Michigan, Martha’s can be best described as a European-style cafe where every entree is made from scratch, including the exquisite pastries. Regional cuisine is the theme and every entree is also made from the very finest ingredients available in Leelanau County and the surrounding region. Martha leads [...] more...

9 Bean Rows Restaurant
The 9 Bean Rows restaurant is located in the red historic firehouse at 303 St. Joseph Street in downtown Suttons Bay–also known as the Suttons Bay Hose House. It’s a quirky old building full of history, charm, and soul. The restaurant has been garnering press since opening its doors, and was recently featured, along with [...] more...

Beppi’s – The Homestead
An Italian-Themed Sports Bar – Beppi’s is located in the pedestrian Village close to Fiddler’s Pond, Little Belle and the ski slopes. Enjoy an array of appetizers, sandwiches, salads, pasta, hand-tossed pizza, desserts and a full bar menu in an old-world tavern atmosphere. Carry-out is available and no reservations are required. An old-fashioned pizzeria – perfect for [...] more...

Cafe Manitou – The Homestead
Outdoors and In, On the Beach With a setting this spectacular, the food should get out of the way. Or at least that’s what we think. During the day, simple – but expertly prepared – burgers, hot dogs, salads, and sandwiches are perfect after a game of tennis or a swim. In the evening, a [...] more...

Cavanaugh’s Deli & General Store – The Homestead
When we first moved up here, the only grocery store in town closed every September and didn’t reopen until the Spring. We found ourselves wishing for a country market, someplace where you could get a bottle of milk, a cup of coffee, and a fresh sandwich, even in the winter. We wanted it to be like [...] more...

CQ’s Cabin – The Homestead
You’ll want a hearty breakfast to fuel your day of adventuring. CQ’s Cabin offers a buffet featuring traditional favorites plus a range of both healthy and indulgent choices, designed to get you back out into nature as quickly as possible – though we sure wouldn’t blame you if you choose to linger by the fireplace. CQ’s Cabin [...] more...

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