Traverse City Restaurants: Lunch with a delicious view of the bay—and know that you are furthering the education of students a the Great Lakes Culinary Institute. Lodbell’s, the teaching restaurant at Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City, opens for lunch on June 8-July 29.

Lunch and dinner, expect a gourmet, eclectic menu with dishes such as Mojito chicken salad and pretzel and cashew encrusted walleye.

Hours: Tuesdays through Fridays, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. (Closed July 5) ?Reservations: 231.995.3120

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