Eat Fresh, Eat Local


Anna’s House

3874 Plainfield Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI
(616) 361-8500
2409 E. Beltline, Grand Rapids, MI
(616) 551-0434
3766 Potomac Circle SW, Grand Rapids, MI
(616) 288-5855

Come see what the buzz is about. Anna’s House was recently voted Best Breakfast Joint in the state of Michigan by MLive. Their most popular house specialties include Breakfast Lasagna and Twilight French Toast. The menu is forever changing, unique and amazing!

CitySen Lounge

83 Monroe Center Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 608-1720

CitySēn Lounge located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids is a hip bar with a big city feel, offering exciting options for lunch, dinner, and breakfast on the weekends. The focus is on fresh ingredients and a full bar with local brews, wine and creative cocktails.

The Downtown Market

435 Ionia Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 805-5308

A public space with a community-based vision, The Downtown Market is home of delicious food and restaurants, artisan gifts, and unique opportunities. Join a cooking course, healthy program or stop in for a meal!

Ferris Coffee and Nut Company

227 Winter Avenue NW (Across from the YMCA)
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

You can count on Ferris Coffee & Nut Company for the very best in coffee, nuts, and other gourmet treats made right here in West Michigan. Visit the newly designed Ferris Cafe.

A dashing dinner from Fred's Italian Restaurant Pizza & Grill.
A dashing dinner from Fred’s Italian Restaurant Pizza & Grill.

Fred’s Italian Restaurant Pizzeria & Grill

3619 Plainfield Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
(616) 361-8994

Great food, great prices, great fun! A family tradition since 1963, Fred’s offers legendary pizza and delicious entrees, salads and desserts with a generous selection of wines, liquors and beers.

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Grand Rapids Brewing Company

1 Ionia Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 458-7000

Michigan’s only organic brewery features a range of house-made beer styles along with some excellent wines and cocktails. Great happy hour specials from 4-6 pm Monday-Friday. The “Craft Food” lunch, dinner and Saturday-Sunday brunch menus catch people by surprise; poutine, meatloaf, amazing mac & cheese and tasty salads are a few highlights. 

Grand Rapids Pizza & Delivery (G.R.P.D.)

340 State Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 742-4773 (GRPD)

GRPD incorporates fresh ingredients and uses local butchers and vendors to stay close to the community. They hope that you will also come to appreciate the fresh tastes that have brought their  company such great response from the public.

Beautiful burger at HopCat.
Beautiful burger at HopCat.


25 Ionia Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 451-4677

Providing Michiganders with the best beer selection in the world, Hop Cat offers drafts and bottles from delicious pales to smooth stouts and everything between. Sip while you maul over the food menu and find out why they call them “Crack Fries.”

Marge’s Donut Den

1751 28th Street SW
Wyoming, MI 49519
(616) 532-7413

Marge’s Donut Den offers hand-made delectable donuts, all occasion cakes, and a huge variety of delicious Danish, muffins, brownies and cookies. Marge’s is a place to meet old friends and make new ones.

Pietro’s Italian Restaurant

2780 Birchcrest Drive SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
(616) 452-3228

Pietro’s is a casual Italian restaurant known for over 30 years for its classic and signature pastas inclusing West Michitna’s number one pasta dish, Fettuccine Michael. As soon as you walk through the hand-carved Tuscan doors, you’ll enter into the aroma of fresh-baked bread and hand-crafted house-made ravioli.

Rockwell | REPUBLIC

45 S. Division Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 551-3563

Rockwell-Republic takes great pride in their commitment to the use of only the freshest ingredients available. They serve delicious American and Asian food made from scratch using fresh, locally farmed cuisine, incredible sushi and martinis galore.

Slow Food West Michigan

435 Ionia Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(718) 260-8000

Slow Food West Michigan advocates for a good, clean, diverse, sustainable, accessible and fair food system. They educate the communities by collaborating with food growers, distributors, artisans and other community organizations.

Terra gr

1429 Lake Drive SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
(616) 301-0998

Inspired, handcrafted foods that nurture both body and community. Terra follows the seasons  for only the freshest, health-filled ingredients from the region’s most dedicated growers. Open seven days a week.

The Cheese Lady

315 Fuller Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 242-9880

The Cheese Lady specializes in cheeses from Michigan and around the world, gourmet and specialty groceries, soups and a nice selection of wines. Gift baskets, party trays, catering and private parties available.

The Grilling Company

231 W River Drive NE, Plainfield
Charter Township, MI 49306
(616) 295-4656

TheGrilling Company offers old school, pit style BBQ and sauces and sides made in house. Take out, pre-order, and catering available for a healthy, homemade meal.

Pasta packages at the Local Epicurean.
Pasta packages at the Local Epicurean.

The Local Epicurean

1440 Wealthy St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 206-5175

The Local Epicurean features more than 125 organic, handmade pastas including vegan and gluten-free. Gift baskets are a specialty and often include hard-to-find Italian cheeses, proscuitto and house-made sauces. Classes in pasta, chocolate and infused butter making are offered five days a week. Handmade, organic chocolates can also be found here.

Timbers Inn Restaurant & Tavern

6555 Belding Road NE
Rockford, MI 49341
(616) 874-5553

Enjoy great home cooking and friendly Michigan faces in a comfortable lodge atmosphere. With its crackling fires in fieldstone fireplaces, knotty pine walls displaying trophy moose, caribou and fish, Timbers Inn is a reminder of those enchanted days gone by. Happy Hour specials seven days a week.

Twisted Rooster

1600 East Beltline Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
(616) 301-8171

Twisted Rooster’s specially created menu is centered entirely around locally-sourced, Michigan-made products. Their culinary team is focused on creating a unique dining experience, complete with impeccable food and drinks in an energetic, family-friendly atmosphere.

The Waldron Public House

58 Ionia Ave. SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 454-9105

Featuring a menu of homemade cuisine, an extensive cocktail list, European and American craft beers, a late night dance floor, and first-class private event space on its second and third floors.

Wheelhouse smoked salmon crostini.
Wheelhouse smoked salmon crostini.

Wheelhouse Kitchen & Cocktails

67 Ottawa Ave. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 226-3319

Features a contemporary twist on American bistro fare with seasonal recipes inspired by a partnership with local suppliers. The menu is complemented by artisan cocktails, wines and Michigan craft brews.




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