On the hunt for Elk Rapids outdoor dining? From casual spots in town to dinner destinations on Elk Lake, explore some of our favorite spots for outdoor dining in Elk Rapids.
Pearl’s New Orleans Kitchen
This Cajun-Creole eatery may be famous for serving up gator, but live music on the patio during the summer months is something not to be missed. If you’re looking for a menu with crawfish and craft cocktails, this spot is for you.
Featuring a full to-go or dine-in menu, Cellar 152 boasts delicious, homemade food creations and premium wine selections. While there is limited outdoor dining, everything from the crab cakes to BBQ burger can be taken to-go (hint: we recommend heading to a local beach!).
Riverwalk Grill & Taproom
Overlooking Elk Lake, this grill and taproom features delicious dishes and an outdoor dining area not to be missed. Enjoy live music on the deck every Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. through the summer season.
Short’s Brewing Co. | The Pull Barn
The team at Short’s recently opened up their pull barn for business! Enjoy one of their classic beers or ciders while relaxing at the outdoor seating and ordering up delicious dishes from the on-site food truck.