Looking for a grab-and-go lunch? A new spot for date night? Here’s a quick look at what’s being served up at Harbor Springs and Petoskey restaurants. 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
AMERICAN SPOON CAFE
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 • $$$ 215 1/2 Howard St. 231.347.2981
CITY PARK GRILL
A former Hemingway haunt, enjoy from-scratch cuisine, wood grill, hand-cut steaks, fresh whitefish, more.
DL • BAR • $$ 432 E. Lake 231.347.0101
This award-winning deli features fabulous sandwiches, soups and BBQ.
DL • $$ 2569 Charlevoix Ave. 231.347.7570
Douglas Lake Bar and Steakhouse
A rich history of providing great food and service in a rustic log building overlooking Douglas Lake.
D • BAR • $$ 7314 Douglas Lake Rd. 231.539.8588
DRIPWORKS COFFEE AND TEA BAR
An artisan coffee and tea bar, with old-world drinking chocolates and European style pastries made from local and organic ingredients.
BL • $$ 207 Howard St. 231.838.9875
Duffy’s Garage and Grille
Restaurant specializing in pizza, grinders, burgers, entrees and a full-service bar.
DL • BAR • $$ 317 E. Lake St. 231.348.3663
Grand Traverse Pie Company – Petoskey
Nationally-famous pie, sandwiches, salads, soups, quiche, pot pies, pasties, baked goods, and great coffee.
BLD • $ 316 E. Mitchell Street 231.348.4060
HotDoggers Coney Cafe
Detroit coney dog, Flint coney dog, reuben dog, other hot and cold sammies and loaded Mac & Cheese.
DL • $ 117 Antrim Street 231.881.9288
jose’s authentic mexican restaurant
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
LEO’S NEIGHBORHOOD TAVERN
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
MIM’S MEDITERRANEAN GRILL
A sunny hangout with homemade falafel, kebabs, spinach pie, saganaki and other Greek delights.
DL • $$ 1823 U.S. 31 North 231.348.9994
MITCHELL STREET PUB & CAFE
Classic pub with fresh peanuts, fantastic nachos, Maurice salad, patty melts.
DL • BAR • $$ 426 E. Mitchell St. 231.347.1801
SAGE IN ODAWA CASINO RESORT
Sumptuous dining: curried grilled lamb loin, salmon saltimbocca, seared scallops and extensive wine list.
D • BAR • $$-$$$$ 1760 Lears Rd. 877.442.6464
Little Traverse Bay views, with casual upscale dining, outdoor seating and evolving seasonal menu.
DL • BAR • $$-$$$ 321 Bay Street 231.348.3321
Chili, soups, salads, deli, and great sandwiches made even better by in-house freshly baked bread.
L • $ 313 Howard St. 231.347.1620
Housed in the “Old Brewery,” this microbrewery offers hand-crafted beer and a light food menu.
DL • BAR • $ 1844 M-119, Harbor-Petoskey Rd. 231.753.2057
pour public house
Unique meals with draft wine and cocktails….charcuterie, gourmet sandwiches, salads, soups, bruschetta.
LD • BAR • $-$$ 422 E Mitchell St. 231.881.9800
roast & Toast
A hip coffeehouse with daily house-made soups, bread, bakery items and salads.
BLD • $ 309 E. Lake St. 231.347.7767
side door saloon
Families, friends and sports fans enjoy excellent sandwiches, quesadillas, steak, whitefish and pastas.
DL • BAR • $ 1200 N. U.S. 31 231.347.9291
stafford’s bay view inn
Gracious 1886 inn with glorious veranda and gardens, a bay view and unparalleled service of American fare.
BD • BAR • $$$ 2011 Woodland 231.347.2771
stafford’s perry hotel
In the H.O. Rose Dining Room, enjoy beautiful views of Little Traverse Bay while dining on regional cuisine.
BL • BAR • $-$$ 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 • $-$$ 422 E. Mitchell St. 231.881.9572
terrace inn – 1911 restaurant
Their specialties include planked whitefish and house-made desserts in a candlelit, Victorian setting.
D • BAR • $$ 1549 Glendale Avenue 231.347.2410
thai orchid cuisine
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
villa ristorante italiano
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
BOYNE HIGHLANDS DINING
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
colin’s corner café
Offering specialty coffees, sweets, breakfast, soups, sandwiches and salads.
BL • $$ 138 West 3rd Street 231.412.6061
the garden cafe
Featuring farm-fresh burgers, wraps and salads using our farm-grown produce and meats.
LD • BAR • $ 5581 S Lake Shore Dr. 231.526.FARM
johan’s pastry shop
Mouth-watering menu of cookies, cakes, pastries, soups, and even burgers and espresso.
B • $$ 110 W Main St. 231.526.0907
Enjoy the renowned Muer dining experience along with the famous Muer food packaged to go.
BL • BAR • $-$$ 131 State St. 231.412.5003
out to lunch
A small popular diner serving breakfast and lunch—all made from scratch, with fast and friendly service.
BL • $ 7593 South State Road 231.526.2980
paper station bistro
Bistro dining that serves up breakfast, lunch and dinner plus has a full bar (and amazing burgers!).
BLD • BAR • $$ 145 E. Main Street 231.242.4680
pierson’s grille & spirits
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
stained cup coffee
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
teddy griffin’s roadhouse
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
new york restaurant
Gourmet dining with an eclectic cuisine, professional waitstaff and talented bartenders.
D • BAR • $$$ 101 State Street 231.526.1904
Tunnel vision brewery
Avant-garde beers rooted in tradition made with our own produce and Michigan-grown ingredients.
DL • BAR • $$ 5699 S Lake Shore Dr. 231.526.3276
turkey’s cafe & pizzeria
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