Here’s a quick look at what’s being served up at Ludington restaurants. Pair a meal with these 12 things to do in Ludington.

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Ludington Restaurant Guide

BLD: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
BAR: Alcohol served
$: Entrées under $10
$$: Entrées $10–$20
$$$: Entrées above $20

Blu Moon Bistro

Warm, family-owned restaurant with global flavors, sushi, cocktails and rooftop dining.
D • BAR • $$ • 125 S. James St. •  231.843.2001

Brenda’s Harbor Cafe

Locally owned option for breakfast and lunch fare served in a homey setting with nautical decor.
BL • $ • 316 S. James St. • 231.845.7434

Cafe 106

American breakfast and brunch cafe.
BL • $ • 106 N. Rath Ave. • 231.425.3669

Chef John’s Bakery & Cafe

Quaint eatery serving European baked goods, plus breakfast and lunch fare such as quiche and sandwiches.
BL • $$ • 110 W. Filer St. • 231.843.3327

Chuck Wagon Pizza

Old-school, family-owned nook since 1984 with sizable pizzas, sandwiches and salads, plus beer and wine.
D • BAR • $$ • 971 N. Lakeshore Dr. • 231.843.2852

Cluck Bucket

Great chicken, loaded pit potatoes and warm cornbread.
LD $ 88 S. Pere Marquette Hwy. 231.907.0370

Crown and Cork

Upscaled American cuisine with a waterfront view.
D • BAR • $$$ • 502 W. Loomis St. 231.425.3557

El Rancho

Mexican restaurant with dine-in, takeout and delivery.
LD • BAR • $$ • 4743 US-10 #1. • 231.843.6700

Emerson Lake Inn

Good selection of sandwiches, salads and entrees.
LD BAR $$ 7786 US-10, Walhalla 231.936.1175

The Grand

Family-owned restaurant and bar for 35+ years with homemade soups, fresh rolled burritos, sky high nachos, local burgers and craft beer served by the mason jar.
LD • BAR • $$ • 301 S .Rath Ave. • 231.843.9240

House of Flavors Restaurant

A 1950s-themed ice cream parlor with American diner eats.
BLD $ 402 W. Ludington Ave. 231.845.5785

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Outside House of Flavors Restaurant in Downtown Ludington.

HumaniTea

Refreshing teas and beverages that promote a free and active lifestyle.
BLD $ • 222 W. Ludington Ave. 231.843.2431

Jamesport Brewing Company

Gastropub in a Victorian storefront serving diverse beers and hearty grub in warm, rustic surroundings.
LD • BAR • $$ • 410 S. James St. • 231.845.2522

Jolly Plate

A healthy mix of traditional American cuisine.
BL $ 2516 US-31, Scottville 231.936.6411

Keeper’s Fish Shack

A grab-and-go fish and chips joint.
LD • $$ • 106 N. James St.

Kuntry Kubbard

Down-to-earth diner serving up American meals such as burgers, wraps and a breakfast buffet.
BLD • $$ • 5474 US-10 • 231.845.5217

Laney’s Scoops

Scooping up ice cream and other frozen treats.
LD • $ • 1934 N. Lakeshore Dr. • 231.425.3751

Luciano’s Ristoranti

A menu featuring classic Italian pastas, pizzas and fare with a focus on wine in a rustic setting.
LD • BAR • $$ • 103 W. Ludington Ave. • 231.843.2244

Ludington Bay Brewing Company

Burgers, pizzas and salads are dished up at this brewpub pouring beers brewed on-site.
LD • BAR • $$ • 515 S. James St. • 231.239.6690

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Photo by Alicia Magnuson

Canning beers at Ludington Bay Brewing Co. Photo by Alicia Magnuson.

Ludington Pub

Look no further for a sizzling steak or flavorful bacon cheeseburger!
LD • BAR • $$ • 209 S. James St. • 231.843.3663

The Mitten Bar

Funky pub named for the state’s shape with local beer, wine and spirits, plus food and live music.
D • BAR • $$ • 109 W. Ludington Ave. • 231.843.7616

Old Hamlin

Iconic, circa-1942 American spot for Greek dishes and a salad bar amid photo-covered walls.
BLD • $$ • 122 W. Ludington Ave. • 231.843.4251

The Q Smokehouse

Slow-smoked barbecue plates with homestyle sides doled out in airy, industrial digs.
LD $$ 225 S. James St. 231.425.3933

Red Rooster Coffee & Community

Coffee drinks, bread and cookies.
BL $$ 207 S. James St. 231.425.4597

Scotty’s Restaurant

Casual stop with an old-school menu of stuffed mushrooms, chops, prime rib and fish.
D • BAR • $$ • 5910 US-10 • 231.843.4033

Spanky’s Pizza

Easygoing pizzeria offering pies with creative and standard toppings, plus salads, beer and wine. Only available for drive-thru, delivery, or pick-up due to COVID-19.
LD • BAR • $$ • 5784 US-10 • 231.924.6260

Sportsman’s Restaurant and Irish Pub

Veteran Irish-style bar offering thin-crust pies and other grub in a convivial atmosphere.
LD • BAR • $$ • 111 W. Ludington Ave. • 231.843.2138

Stix Bar

Good food, friendly staff and a neighborhood bar attached to a bowling alley.
LD • BAR • $ • 1963 N. Lakeshore Dr. • 231.845.8181

The biergarten at STIX in Ludington

Photo by Stix Ludington

The beer garden at Stix. Photo by Stix Ludington.

Table 14

Warm, easygoing restaurant serving elevated Southern low-country cuisine alongside robust wine.
D • BAR • $$ • 130 W. Ludington Ave. • 231.843.6555

Thai Mango

Low-key, quick-serve food truck serving an array of Thai noodles, rice, curries and spring rolls.
LD • $ • 202 E. Ludington Ave. • 231.923.0958

Timbers Bar & Grill

Easygoing corner gastropub and eatery offering hearty pub grub.
D BAR $$ 320 S. James St. 231.425.9111