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Restaurants in Michigan

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these Michigan restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Michigan restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in Michigan to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best Michigan restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in Michigan.

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  • 220 & Edison

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    On the upper floor of 220 & Edison you'll find a relaxed local crowd that comes for dishes like the sautéed lake perch piccata. Downstairs, it's ab... More
  • Alpenrose Restaurant & Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Amy J's Pasty & Bake Shop

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    A bakery that makes traditional Finnish ground-meat-and-potato pies, based on the Cornish pasty, and nissua, sweet bread made with cardamom. More
  • Baraga Drive-In

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    One of those classic burger joints you don’t see much of these days, where a teenage waitress clips a tray to your car window. More
  • Blu, Glen Arbor

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The Leelanau Peninsula’s bracing Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris—and its spectacular scenery—have begun drawing wine tourists to the eastern edge of Lak... More
  • Blue Plate Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
  • Boones Long Lake Inn

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Juicy steaks and rustic décor make this the perfect spot to refuel. More
  • Detroit's Breakfast House & Grill @ Merchant's Row

    The breakfast and lunch choice of CEO’s, judges, government officials, and other power people is designed to resemble a contemporary yet cozy livin... More
  • Evie's Tamales & Family Restaurant

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    As the name indicates, Evie’s is famous for its tamales—the real meat-or-cheese-filled kind that practically fall apart with tenderness when you po... More
  • Fitzgerald

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Go for a dinner of pecan-crusted walleye with Michigan dried-cherry butter. More
  • Fitzgerald's Restaurant

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Go for a dinner of pecan-crusted walleye with Michigan dried-cherry butter. More
  • Forté

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    American brasserie More
  • Grande Mere Inn

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Watch the sun set over Lake Michigan in Stevensville at the cottage-style restaurant. While there, enjoy steaks and seafood in the main dining area... More
  • Harbor Haus

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    At this German bistro waitresses in dirndls serve schnitzels and grilled Lake Superior trout and whitefish; a 1,720-pound specimen of native copper... More
  • Jampot

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    A Ukrainian bakery in a cozy cottage run by bearded monks from the Holy Transfiguration Skete monastery. Choosing among the vast variety of exotic ... More

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