West Michigan communities offer an outstanding selection of restaurants and dining venues. Visit Ludington, Manistee, Pentwater, and other towns to enjoy fine dining, cozy cafes, pubs, coffee shops and good old-fashioned family restaurants.
This area also boasts an abundance of great pizza places and, to satisfy your sweet tooth, stop into one of the many bakeries, chocolate shops or ice cream parlors.
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Antler Bar & Grille
283 S. Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-2911
Best food and spirits around! Celebrating over 80 years. Open all year featuring 14 craft beers and a full menu. Come see our newly remodeled second floor with outdoor deck that overlooks the Pentwater Village Green. Small banquet room available with private bar and view of Lake Michigan. Community oriented, quality committed!
3881 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-0611
Everyone loves Applebee's! Come in for a delectable meal at an affordable price. Try an entree off the menu, or order the 2 for $20...2 entrees and an appetizer. Visit our full service lounge, with Happy Hour Monday-Friday from 3-6pm. Daily late-night specials and Carside to Go!
Blu Moon Bistro
125 S. James St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-2001
Blue Fish Kitchen + Bar
312 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 887-4188
Boathouse Bar & Grille
5164 W. Monroe, Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-4588
Comfortable atmosphere, great food, and a beautiful view of Pentwater Lake is what you'll find at Boathouse Bar & Grill. Featuring widescreen TV and a full bar. Delicious homemade soup, sandwiches, burgers, Mexican fare, and more. Just outside Pentwater city limits, so parking is easy and plentiful. Visit us on Facebook.
Brenda's Harbor Cafe
316 S. James St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-7434
Friendly, fast, affordable. This family-style restaurant has a clean, cheery atmosphere, casual nautical decor. Breakfast, lunch served daily starting at 5am. Great flavors, hearty portions, homemade soups. Closest family restaurant to the Lake Michigan Carferry dock, just one block from Harbor View Marina. Free Wi-Fi.
Burger King of Ludington
5215 W. US 10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-6147
Chef John's Bakery and Cafe
110 W. Filer, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-3327
Ludington's only European bakery! Start your day right with delicious Eggs Roulade, Homemade Torte, "Eggs in the Nest" or other breakfast favorites. Lunch menu includes specialties like Smoked Chicken, stacked sandwiches, french dip, and The Cafe Special. Also homemade soups and salads, plus bakery items. Open Monday-Saturday 8am-4pm. Take out available.
Cottage Garden Cafe
40 Third St., Pentwater , MI 49449, (231) 869-8188
Country Club Restaurant & Lounge
at Manistee Golf & Country Club, 500 Cherry St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-2500
Distinctive dining in an elegant, historic setting. Dining capacity ranges from 25-150 guests. Our staff will assist you with your plans including menu recommendations, beverage service, decorations, and more. Each party or event receives personal attention to specific details. Country Club membership is not required to book our banquet room or to enjoy our amenities.
Delaney's Tavern & Eatery
4108 E. Main St., Fountain, MI 49410, (231) 462-3636
4743 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-6700
Golden Bakery & Pizza
8438 Silver Lake Rd. , Silver Lake, MI 49436, (231) 873-0276
Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar
2501 Wilson Rd., Silver Lake, MI 49436, (231) 873-4909
Golden Sands Bucket Bar features fabulous meals and delicious drinks! Try our famous handmade pizzas, bread bites, chicken wings, fresh salads and wraps, numerous pasta dishes, and sandwiches. We even serve breakfast classics, including chicken and waffles! Accentuate your meal by ordering one of our delicious desserts and unique cocktails.
Goody's Juice & Java
343 River Street, Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9580
House of Flavors Restaurant
402 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-5785
House of Flavors Restaurant - Manistee
284 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9510
Jamesport Brewing Company
410 S. James St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-2522
Don't miss Ludington's first hometown Brewpub. Great food and service in a kid-friendly, casual atmosphere. Serving lunch, dinner and cocktails. Try our own hand-crafted beers and delicious homemade specials. Also offering brewery tours, Wi-Fi and covered deck dining. Just blocks from the carferry docks.
2516 N. US-31, Scottville, MI 49454, (231) 936-6411
Jolly Plate offers the very best breakfast and lunch using quality products from local providers. The aroma from our very best organic coffee fills the atmosphere, making you feel right at home. Our staff is friendly and we work hard to bring a positive dining experience to each and every customer.
Jones' Homemade Ice Cream
858 Michigan Ave., Baldwin, MI, (231) 745-3591
Kuntry Kubbard Restaurant
5474 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-5217
Kuntry Kubbard is a family-owned American restaurant located at the intersection of US 10 and Pere Marquette Highway in Ludington. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner, as well as fantastic homemade desserts. Kuntry Kubbard features delicious breakfast and dinner buffets, too, and the friendly staff won't let you go away hungry.
La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
12 S. State St., Hart, MI 49420, (231) 873-4345
Lakeside Wiener Wagon & BBQ
McDonald's of Ludington
5389 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-6919
North Country Cafe & Catering
110 N. Main, Scottville, MI 49454, (231) 757-3993
Delicious home cooking! Extensive lunch and dinner menu includes sandwiches, subs, pizza, strombolis, salads, steaks, broasted fish and chicken. Breakfast served all day, featuring omelets, pancakes, french toast, oatmeal, a variety of sides. Homemade soups, desserts, kid's meals, daily lunch & dinner specials. Friday dinner & Sunday brunch buffets all year.
US 31 & Monroe St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-9118
Old Hamlin Restaurant
122 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-4251
Good home cooking since 1942, featuring homemade baked goods. American food with a few Greek, Italian, and Mexican dishes. Soup/salad bar, daily specials. Fri.--all you can eat fish fry; Sun.--roast chicken. Seasonal: breakfast & brunch buffets. Summer: daily buffets. Beer, wine, cocktails. Historic family restaurant, downtown Ludington.
502 W. Loomis, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-9555
Casual waterfront dining overlooking the city marina and the Lake Michigan Carferry dock. Gracious service, spectacular sunset views, deck dining available. We're committed to using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients in our seasonally changing menu. Choose from prime rib, pasta, seafood, sandwiches, and award-winning desserts. Cocktails, Michigan wines. Reservations and casual attire welcome.
Subway - Manistee
1586 US 31, Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-1466
Subway Subs & Salads- Walmart Supercenter
4854 W. US 10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-0823
Subway Subs and Salads
4932 W. US 10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231)843- 8586
399 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9174
Enjoy the cozy, quaint atmosphere of T.J.'s Pub, located in the lower level of the Ramsdell Inn. Serving soups, salads, starters, sandwiches, and pizza--including gluten-free pizza. We believe in using local produce from area farms for the freshest food. Craft beer, wine, and cocktails served at the bar. Open at 11am. Daily Specials.
130 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-6555
Table 14 is located on the corner of Rath & Ludington Avenue in downtown Ludington. Chef Howard Iles is a local talent trained in Charleston, SC. Eclectic fare with a southern twist. Full bar and outdoor seating available. Reservations recommended. Find us on Facebook. Are you ready for something different?
The Brown Bear - Pentwater
278 Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-5444
The Brown Bear - Shelby
147 North Michigan Ave., Shelby, MI 49455, (231) 861-5041
The Painted Lady Saloon
723 Kosciusko St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-2487
Voted best soups and best homemade cooking in Manistee. Enjoy specialties like delicious broasted chicken, fresh salads and homemade soups. Try the pepperjack crab or chicken pot pie soup! Appetizers, sandwiches, Mexican, and seafood. Serving lunch, dinner and cocktails daily. Located east on 8th street, east off US-31. Turn at flashing light.
The Q Smokehouse
225 S. James St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 425-3933
Taste the most mouth-watering meats, like chicken, ribs, beef brisket, and chopped pork... fresh from the smoker so it practically melts in your mouth. Complement your meal with sides like homemade coleslaw, baked beans and potato salad. Combo meals and desserts available. Check Facebook or the website for current hours.
West Michigan Restaurants
New! Visit this online directory of local West Michigan restaurants, pubs, and specialty food shops. There's great dining for all tastes in the communities of Ludington, Manistee, Pentwater, and Scottville, plus the Silver Lake Sand Dunes area and along the Pere Marquette River. You'll find menus, coupons, specials, and more compiled in this handy online guide to good food. Bon appetit!
-- Choose from fine dining, cozy cafes, pubs, coffee shops, fast food and good home cooking in downtown Ludington.
-- Come by boat or car to dine on Hamlin Lake or visit one of the many restaurants in nearby Ludington.
-- Experience the many restaurants in the Manistee area, from casual fine dining to pubs and family restaurants.
-- Enjoy a large selection of dining venues in Silver Lake, Mears, Hart and Pentwater.
-- Pentwater's restaurants offer hearty breakfasts, elegant brunches, leisurely lunches and romantic dinners along the lakeshore.
-- Scottville is one of the finest rural communities in West Michigan. Whether you're in the mood for a hearty breakfast, a casual lunch, or a juicy steak - you'll find it here.
-- For the largest selection of restaurants in West Michigan, visit WestMichiganRestaurants.com.
-- Check out the great variety of restaurants found in Grand Traverse, Benzie and Leelanau counties.
-- In Northern Michigan, Harbor Springs, Charlevoix and Petoskey have many incredible cafes, coffee shops, delis, casual restaurants and fine waterfront dining.
-- In the Eastern Wisconsin area, enjoy fine dining, delis, pubs, supper clubs and good old-fashioned family restaurants.
-- Enjoy dining in our beautiful and scenic Lake Michigan destinations. This website includes Michigan & Wisconsin restaurants around the Lake Michigan Circle Tour.