Recent Northern Michigan Restaurant Articles
A Mean Loaf of Bread & a Little Help Gets Bakery Through COVID
Old Mission Bakery has had a storied path to success. Through the recession and pandemic, this Traverse City bakery is still making delicious bread...
Polish Eatery Serves 30 Types of Handmade Pierogi in Petoskey
750 dozen. That’s how many pierogi a Petoskey business makes each day, mixing the dough and sealing each one by hand. (I’ll save you the...
New Up North: Northern Michigan Restaurant Openings & More
Searching for what's new Up North? Each month in Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine, we share the newest openings for local businesses,...
Mackinac Island Farm-to-Ferry Thrives at Grand Hotel & Mission Point
Two Mackinac Island chefs find inspiration in locally sourced farm-fresh produce and artisanal goods—it’s just a matter of getting them across the...
Add These Northern Michigan Small Bites to Your Must-Try List
Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine, has been on the hunt for must-try food finds, local cookbooks and artisan, made-in-Northern-Michigan kitchen...
Ludington Meat Co. Opens this Fall with Butcher Services & Beer Garden
Ludington Meat Company is opening this fall and will feature everything from on-site smokehouses to an outdoor patio and beer garden. Learn about...
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Local Scoops at Moomers
Say hi to the friendly cows when you visit this iconic ice cream shop in Traverse City.
Camping with Kids
Some magazines make camping with kids look like a Pinterest board come to life with gourmet s’ mores and detailed crafting plans. This is not one of those stories. (It’s better.)
Best U-Picks for a Summer Afternoon
Spend a few hours at these local markets and orchards picking fruit, going on a wagon ride and eating homemade pie.
Farms with Petting Zoos, Snacks (and Wine)!
Learn about farm animals up close and personal, and return for seasonal fun like pumpkin patches and corn mazes.
Family-Friendly Restaurants in Traverse City
These local restaurants offer fun specials and an inviting atmosphere for young diners.
Yes, Kid-Friendly Wineries Exist!
These wineries within the Petoskey Wine Region offer games and outdoor areas, welcoming all ages to visit.
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