Here’s a quick look at what’s being served up at Harbor Springs and Petoskey restaurants. Add them to your Northern MIchigan fall color tour, perfect for your cruise of M119 Tunnel of Trees. Bon appétit!
This post is regularly updated.
Petoskey/Harbor Springs Restaurant Guide
BLD: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
BAR: Alcohol served
$: Entrées under $10
$$: Entrées $10–$20
$$$: Entrées above $20
Scrumptious panini, soup, salad, gourmet pizzas and Northern Michigan-flavored gelato.
LD • BAR • $$ 413 E. Lake 231.347.7004
A small microbrewery focusing on the craft brew experience, now serving food.
D • BAR • $$ 215 E. Lake St. 231.753.2221
1950’s diner featuring frozen custard, burgers and homemade root beer.
LD • $ 1150 Bay View Rd. 231.347.1750
Savor this art-filled eatery’s upscale menu inside or outside on the patio.
BLD • BAR • $$$ 215 1/2 Howard St. 231.347.2981
A former Hemingway haunt, enjoy from-scratch cuisine, wood grill, hand-cut steaks, fresh whitefish, more.
DL • BAR • $$ 432 E. Lake 231.347.0101
This award-winning deli features fabulous sandwiches, soups and BBQ.
DL • $$ 2569 Charlevoix Ave. 231.347.7570
A rich history of providing great food and service in a rustic log building overlooking Douglas Lake.
D • BAR • $$ 7314 Douglas Lake Rd. 231.539.8588
An artisan coffee and tea bar, with old-world drinking chocolates and European style pastries made from local and organic ingredients.
BL • $$ 207 Howard St. 231.838.9875
Restaurant specializing in pizza, grinders, burgers, entrees and a full-service bar.
DL • BAR • $$ 317 E. Lake St. 231.348.3663
Nationally-famous pie, sandwiches, salads, soups, quiche, pot pies, pasties, baked goods, and great coffee.
BLD • $ 316 E. Mitchell Street 231.348.4060
Detroit coney dog, Flint coney dog, reuben dog, other hot and cold sammies and loaded Mac & Cheese.
DL • $ 117 Antrim Street 231.881.9288
Family-owned restaurant serving hearty Mexican dishes in comfy digs.
DL • $ 309 Petoskey St. 231.348.3299
Fresh sandwiches, comfort food, and homemade pastries like lemon raspberry bars, banana caramel flan.
BL • $ 421 Howard St. 231.439.9250
A great place to come and relax with your friends, enjoy your favorite beverage and a burger or a brat.
DL • BAR • $ 434 E. Mitchell Street 231.347.2739
A sunny hangout with homemade falafel, kebabs, spinach pie, saganaki and other Greek delights.
DL • $$ 1823 U.S. 31 North 231.348.9994
Classic pub with fresh peanuts, fantastic nachos, Maurice salad, patty melts.
DL • BAR • $$ 426 E. Mitchell St. 231.347.1801
Sumptuous dining: curried grilled lamb loin, salmon saltimbocca, seared scallops and extensive wine list.
D • BAR • $$-$$$$ 1760 Lears Rd. 877.442.6464
Little Traverse Bay views, with casual upscale dining, outdoor seating and evolving seasonal menu.
DL • BAR • $$-$$$ 321 Bay Street 231.348.3321
Chili, soups, salads, deli, and great sandwiches made even better by in-house freshly baked bread.
L • $ 313 Howard St. 231.347.1620
Housed in the “Old Brewery,” this microbrewery offers hand-crafted beer and a light food menu.
DL • BAR • $ 1844 M-119, Harbor-Petoskey Rd. 231.753.2057
Unique meals with draft wine and cocktails….charcuterie, gourmet sandwiches, salads, soups, bruschetta.
LD • BAR • $-$$ 422 E Mitchell St. 231.881.9800
A hip coffeehouse with daily house-made soups, bread, bakery items and salads.
BLD • $ 309 E. Lake St. 231.347.7767
Families, friends and sports fans enjoy excellent sandwiches, quesadillas, steak, whitefish and pastas.
DL • BAR • $ 1200 N. U.S. 31 231.347.9291
Gracious 1886 inn with glorious veranda and gardens, a bay view and unparalleled service of American fare.
BD • BAR • $$$ 2011 Woodland 231.347.2771
In the H.O. Rose Dining Room, enjoy beautiful views of Little Traverse Bay while dining on regional cuisine.
BL • BAR • $-$$ 100 Lewis St. (Corner of Bay & Lewis) 231.347.2516
Enjoy draft beer, bottle beers, wine and signature spirits and unique comfort food with a twist.
DL • BAR • $-$$ 422 E. Mitchell St. 231.881.9572
Their specialties include planked whitefish and house-made desserts in a candlelit, Victorian setting.
D • BAR • $$ 1549 Glendale Avenue 231.347.2410
A restaurant with outstandingly fresh and authentic noodles, curries and composed salads.
LD • BAR • $-$$ 433 E. Mitchell St. 231.487.9900
Coastal Mediterranean with a Northern Michigan twist. Cafe, bistro, adventurous wine list.
LD • BAR • $-$$$ 319 Bay St. 231.487.1230
Authentic handmade pasta, osso bucco and hand-rolled cannoli star. Extensive wine cellar.
D • BAR • $$-$$$ 887 Spring St. 231.347.1440
Harbor Springs Restaurants
Famous not only for their burgers and other great pub food, but also the music and events held there.
DL • BAR • $$ 100 State St. 231.526.2671
Only top-quality ingredients are accepted for the secret recipes for homemade pizza sauce and crust.
LD • $$ 930 State Street 231.582.3319
Many fresh and unique dining opportunities—from American fare with seasonally fresh, local foods, to sushi to casual pub food.
BLD • BAR • $$ 600 Hendricks 231.526.2171
A petite unique dine-in/take-out restaurant with all the fresh flavors of the Orient (Chinese, Thai, Japanese).
DL • $$ 930 State Rd #8 231.526.7107
Offering specialty coffees, sweets, breakfast, soups, sandwiches and salads.
BL • $$ 138 West 3rd Street 231.412.6061
Featuring farm-fresh burgers, wraps and salads using our farm-grown produce and meats.
LD • BAR • $ 5581 S Lake Shore Dr. 231.526.FARM
Mouth-watering menu of cookies, cakes, pastries, soups, and even burgers and espresso.
B • $$ 110 W Main St. 231.526.0907
Enjoy the renowned Muer dining experience along with the famous Muer food packaged to go.
BL • BAR • $-$$ 131 State St. 231.412.5003
A small popular diner serving breakfast and lunch—all made from scratch, with fast and friendly service.
BL • $ 7593 South State Road 231.526.2980
Bistro dining that serves up breakfast, lunch and dinner plus has a full bar (and amazing burgers!).
BLD • BAR • $$ 145 E. Main Street 231.242.4680
An exciting variety of comfort food, gourmet pub fare, domestic and imported and craft beers and wines.
BL • BAR • $$ 130 State Street 231.526.2967
Authentic Polish cuisine straight from the heart of Poland: Pierogis, Golabki, Kielbasa, Latkes and more.
DL • $ 8418 Michigan 119 231.838.5377
Husband and wife team provide plenty of good service and exciting, authentic Mexican dishes.
D • $ 7593 South State Road 231.526.2980
Delicious, scratch-made food in a cozy atmosphere. Breakfast, sandwiches, pizzas and other light eats.
BL • $ 339 State St. 231.242.1230
Quiche, inventive breakfast and lunch sandwiches in a creative atmosphere.
BL • $ 117 W Main Street 231.242.4655
Eclectic menu with regional cuisine, domestic and imported beers as well as a superb wine list.
BLD • $$ 102 Bay St. 231.526.6201
Serving up a great cup of fair-trade and organic coffee, soups and excellent made-to-order sandwiches.
BLD • $ 181 E Main St. 231.242.4525
Casual spot to grab ribs, steak or fresh fish after golf or skiing, and catch the game on TV!
DL • BAR • $$ 50 Highland Rd. 231.526.7805
A lively setting for casual dining with fresh fish and seafood flown in three times a week.
D • BAR • $$$ 2983 S. State Rd. 231.526.3969
Gourmet dining with an eclectic cuisine, professional waitstaff and talented bartenders.
D • BAR • $$$ 101 State Street 231.526.1904
Avant-garde beers rooted in tradition made with our own produce and Michigan-grown ingredients.
DL • BAR • $$ 5699 S Lake Shore Dr. 231.526.3276
Special omelets, bagels, burgers, pizzas, calzones, and sandwiches in a quaint 110-year-old building.
BLD • $ 250 E. Main St. 231.526.6041
Sports Bar, Chop House, Wine Cellar, Outdoor Patio—all with an extensive and generous menu.
DL • BAR • $$$ 3018 M119 231.242.4777
Explore Petoskey & Harbor Springs
- Flavor and Adventure Lead Gypsy Vodka, Petoskey’s New Distillery
- A Craft Beer Revival for One of Michigan’s Oldest Breweries, Petoskey Brewing
- Ride the Little Traverse Wheelway for a Charlevoix to Harbor Springs Bike Getaway
- Bay View Wine Trail Continues to Grow, Two New Wineries and a Tasting Room Opening