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If you’re looking for places where comfort food finds its perfect companion in easy-drinking pints — or ones where the local bites pair just right with the global wines and artisan cocktails they're served with — you're sure to get your fill in this flavorful region.
Savor at casual fine dining spots where they keep the good wine flowing, or waste no time trying no-frills staples at local barbecue joints and food trucks. Pull up a seat to a fleet of craft handles at cozy breweries, taprooms, and taverns, or find low-key wine and cocktail bars where the bites and sips look every bit as good as they taste!
From fresh-catch seafood served up right on the water to slow-smoked, sauce-style southern 'cue — even places where food trucks park to dish up their local flavors — summertime in the Great Lakes Bay is primetime to sink your teeth into some tasty bites!Read More +
Cooling down with a refreshing cocktail crafted from house-made shrubs and syrups or sipping rosé on an inviting, sun-soaked patio — you'll find plenty of places to quench your thirst in the Great Lakes Bay come spring and summer!Read More +
Sipping citrusy IPAs or meeting parched lips with the soft foam of a fruit-forward, easy-drinking ale — you'll find smooth spring and summer pours flowing at breweries and taprooms across the Great Lakes Bay.Read More +
Sunny afternoons, sandals, and sangria. Cool evenings, sunsets, and nights spent underneath starry skies. It's summertime in Pure Michigan, and it's time to get outside and fully enjoy!Read More +
Bringing crave-worthy foods to the streets (often at incredibly affordable prices), food trucks are popular for many reasons! But which trucks serve what, and where can you find these mobile eateries? We're here to dish.Read More +
When it’s been an afternoon of tall ship sailing, breezy boat tours, or lounging on the beach? Stay a little longer for flavors you’ll love, on waters you won’t want to leave.Read More +
With a handful of places to cozy in for craft spirits — some pairing their local libations with pretty scrumptious bites — the only tough part will be picking what you’ll order up!Read More +