If you are a foodie, then Leelanau Peninsula should be your next destination. Situated in Michigan’s ‘pinky,’ this peninsula offers an array of dining options that cater to every pallet. From breakfast to dinner, from snacks to desserts, and from sit-down restaurants to grab-and-go delis, Leelanau Peninsula has it all!
Starting with breakfast, you can enjoy some amazing food at The Village Cheese Shanty, situated in Leland. Their freshly made breakfast sandwiches, served on homemade bread, will kick start your day with a burst of flavor. Alternatively, for a more substantial breakfast, stop by Pegtown Station in Maple City and order their scrumptious breakfast burrito or biscuits and gravy.
For lunch, stick around Leland and grab an incredible sandwich from The Village Cheese Shanty, enjoy an elevated lunch at The Cove (try the whitefish), or overlook the golf course at The Leland Lodge. Alternatively, you can head over to Boone’s Prime Time Pub, located in Suttons Bay. Their burgers, sandwiches, salads, and soups are the talk of the town, and for a good reason. Not to mention, they have an excellent selection of craft beers that you can wash your meal down with. Alternatively, for a lighter lunch, head over to La Becasse, located in Maple City, and indulge in their scrumptious French cuisine.
For dinner, you can make your way to The Riverside Inn, located in Leland. With their fine dining atmosphere, exquisite cuisine, and stunning views of Lake Michigan, this restaurant is a perfect place for a romantic evening out. If you are in the mood for something more laid back, then stop by Funistrada, situated in Suttons Bay, and enjoy some of their amazing pasta dishes.
When it comes to snacks, make sure to try out some of the locally made chocolates at Grocer’s Daughter Chocolate in Empire or grab a slice of pizza from Good Harbor Grill in Glen Arbor. As for desserts, we recommend making your way to Leelanau Cheese in Suttons Bay for some of their award-winning cheeses.
No matter your taste, Leelanau Peninsula has an array of dining options for foodies to explore. So, whether you are looking for a hearty breakfast, a quick snack, or a romantic dinner, you will find everything that your taste buds desire here. Plan your next food adventure on Leelanau Peninsula, and we guarantee that you won’t be disappointed!