Manistee Area
Dining & Restaurants

Manistee, Michigan offers a mouth-watering variety of restaurants and dining choices. Whether you're in the mood for fine dining, fast food, or fabulous family style dining, you'll find it here. For a pleasant experience, enjoy a meal at a restaurant in downtown Manistee and then walk off the extra calories on the Victorian Port City's Riverwalk, just out the door from many downtown Manistee restaurants!

Annie & Teddy's Ice Cream
4825 Main St., Onekama, MI 49675, (231) 889-3148
Big Boy Restaurant
5275 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-7670
Enjoy your meal in our bright and cheery atmosphere. Offering a complete breakfast (served anytime!) lunch, and dinner menu. Daily breakfast buffet (seasonal) and year-round weekend buffet. Soup, salad, and fruit bar daily. Clean and friendly, exceptional service. Carry out available. Open daily 6am, Sundays at 7am. Wireless internet.
Bungalow Inn
1100 28th St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-8000
Everybody knows the Bungalow is the place to eat and drink in Manistee! They were voted #1 breakfast in town and well known for their gourmet burgers and juicy prime rib. Great selection of salads, steaks, seafood, and Mexican. Full bar, separate banquet room for rehearsal dinners and weddings. Catering available.
China Buffet - Manistee
115 Cypress St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-8889
Country Club Restaurant & Lounge
at Manistee Golf & Country Club, 500 Cherry St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-2500
Distinctive dining in an elegant, historic setting. Dining capacity ranges from 25-150 guests. Our staff will assist you with your plans including menu recommendations, beverage service, decorations, and more. Each party or event receives personal attention to specific details. Country Club membership is not required to book our banquet room or to enjoy our amenities.
Doc's Sauble River Inn
9121 N. US-31, Freesoil, MI 49411, (231) 464-5556
They're back....but with new owners. Come meet "Doc" and Debbie Campbell and sample some of their tasty dishes...including Mexican, soups and salads, burgers, steaks, and fish. Be sure to stop in for the Friday Fish Fry. Serving delicious appetizers and beverages including local Michigan beer. First class, not high class.
El Rancho
4743 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-6700
Best Mexican food in Ludington! Whatever you're craving, you'll find it on our extensive menu, including burritos, enchiladas, fajitas, quesadillas, tacos and so much more. Complimentary chips and salsa. Very affordable, and you'll enjoy your lunch or dinner in festive surroundings. Full bar. Open Monday-Thursday 11am-10pm, Friday and Saturday 11am-10:30, Sundays 11am-9pm.
Fish Tale Cafe
5159 Main St., Onekama, MI 49675, (231) 889-4099
Goody's Juice & Java
343 River Street, Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9580
House of Flavors Restaurant - Manistee
284 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9510
Lakeside Restaurant
445 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 887-4200
Luciano's Ristoranti
103 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-2244
The exceptional taste of Italy is at Luciano's. Classic Italian dishes: Veal Luciano, Chicken Picata, Beef Tenderloin, Shrimp Scampi. We offer sandwiches, fish, chicken, steaks...and gluten-free pasta and pizza. Enjoy lunch or dinner in our restaurant, take your meal out, or we deliver. Daily dinner specials. Cocktails.
Manistee Dairy Queen
376 1st St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-4382
Everybody loves the creamy smoothness of ice cream from Dairy Queen! Stop into the Manistee store for a delicious ice cream cone, Blizzard, sundae, shake, or Orange Julius. Try our hot dogs, chili cheese dogs, grilled chicken sandwich, or barbeque sandwich. Drive through available for your convenience.
Manistee Destination Weddings & Celebrations
Planning an event that involves food? Whether you're organizing a birthday party for ten or a wedding for 500, this informative website is the place to start when choosing a banquet facility or caterer. Our online weddings and events guide features rental halls, banquet rooms, caterers, deejays, florists, and more. Celebrate!
Northside Bar
US 31 & Monroe St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-9118
Old Hamlin Restaurant
122 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-4251
Good home cooking since 1942, featuring homemade baked goods. American food with a few Greek, Italian, and Mexican dishes. Soup/salad bar, daily specials. Fri.--all you can eat fish fry; Sun.--roast chicken. Weekends April-November: breakfast & brunch buffets. Summer: daily buffets. Beer, wine, cocktails. Historic family restaurant, downtown Ludington.
Pizza Hut of Manistee
1526 S. US-31, Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-3200
PM Steamers
502 W. Loomis, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-9555
Casual waterfront dining overlooking the city marina and carferry. Gracious service, spectacular sunset views, deck dining available. We're committed to using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients in our seasonal changing menu. Choose from prime rib, pasta, seafood, sandwiches, and award-winning desserts. Cocktails, Michigan wines. Reservations, casual attire welcome.
Port City Grill
318 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9448
5910 E. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-4033
Expect quality. Relaxed, casual fine dining. Famous for exceptional service and value. Friendly atmosphere, cocktails. Dinner specialties: prime rib, lake perch, whitefish. Lunch favorites: homemade soups, charbroiled burgers, wonderful salads, kid's menu. Dinner nightly starting at 5pm, lunch Mon.-Fri. 11:30am-2pm, Sunday breakfast 9am-1pm. Reservations recommended.
Shay's Chop House
4427 Crescent Beach, Onekama, MI 49675, (231) 889-3121
Stafono's Restaurant of Manistee
50 Authur St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-4400
T.J.'s Pub
399 River St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-9174
Enjoy the cozy, quaint atmosphere of T.J.'s Pub, located in the lower level of the Ramsdell Inn. Serving soups, salads, starters, sandwiches, and pizza--including gluten-free pizza. They believe in using local produce from area farms for the freshest food. Craft beer, wine, and cocktails served at the bar. Open at 11:30am.
The Painted Lady Saloon
723 Kosciusko St., Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 723-2487
Voted best soups and best homemade cooking in Manistee. Enjoy specialties like delicious broasted chicken, fresh salads and homemade soups. Try the pepperjack crab or chicken pot pie soup! Large menu selection including appetizers, sandwiches, Mexican, and seafood. Serving lunch, dinner and cocktails daily. Located east on 8th street, east off US-31.
West Michigan Restaurants
New! Visit this online directory of local West Michigan restaurants, pubs, and specialty food shops. There's great dining for all tastes in the communities of Ludington, Manistee, Pentwater, and Scottville, plus the Silver Lake Sand Dunes area and along the Pere Marquette River. You'll find menus, coupons, specials, and more compiled in this handy online guide to good food. Bon appetit!

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