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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Bar
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“Great family atmosphere and good food! Be prepared for long waits if you go at peak meal times.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“One of our family fav dining spots! Lunch is very good and dinner is perfect for tapas and good cocktails. We bring our guests here often including a boat load of kids. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“Black River Tavern is a very casual local bar with a view of the Black River and Lake Michigan. Outdoor seating is available weather permitting. Live music on weekends. Voted "Best of 2014" for bar food, live entertainment, beer selection and specialty drinks. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Cafe Julia's coffee comes from a medley of six of the top 16 Micro Lots in Honduras, assuring that you get the highest quality. Beyond coffee and tea, they serve lunch and bakery items, including their delicious Chocolate Chip & Granola Cookies. The simple breakfast and lunch menu offer unique variations of high quality and classic comfort foods. Julia's also offers a conference room for private meetings, parties, or dinners. With a comfortable, yet sophisticated atmosphere, Julia’s is the perfect place to kick back and savor time with the company of others or just yourself.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Enjoy a cocktail and watch boats sail by on the Black River. Open seasonally so check first before going. Can not comment on the quality of food as it has been many years so try it at your own risk. Most go for the fun of drinking on an old river boat.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Our fam loves Maria’s! It’s Italian comfort food. Small place but been there for a long time with a good following. We love ordering their pizzas for pick-up. Warning, order pizza an hour in advance during peak season!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“You will find a cozy and intimate atmosphere suitable for a casual get-together, business dinner, or special occasion. Authentic, contemporary Italian menu offering up the freshest ingredients possible. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“We love Su Casa! Good for large groups, just put your name in and expect a 30 min wait during peak season. Great outdoor seating area and right next to river. Highly recommend the homemade sopes. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Small but awesome outdoor lunch or dinner spot with good food, drinks and ambiance.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A bakery with a large variety of breads, donuts, cakes and fudge that also serves breakfast and lunch.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“You'll find your favorite breakfast comforts at this family owned restaurant. Delicious features like Chicken & Waffles, Oatcakes, Smashed Potatoes, our scrumptious Cafe Salad, and their famous B(E)LT Sandwich served with a half-pound of bacon! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great cocktails, food and dessert! Fairly small place but so make a res or prepare to wait. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Brewery
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“South Haven's first brewery, bringing hand crafted beer to beatiful South Haven. Located on the the black river featuring a comfortable atmosphere, with a full food menu and outside seating. They have eleven beers on tap with three house made shandys, a full line of spirits, robust food menu and a variety of wines available. Located in historic Old Harbor Village. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Has quick diner food options but the best part, end it with DESSERT from Sherman's Dairy!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
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  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Looking for your basic diner with great coffee for breakfast? Look no further. Humble, family friendly, with good home cooking, Never Miss Cafe is a cozy spot for a breakfast out on a rainy day. It's near Barden's Farm Stand, Walmart and Meijers, so its easy to tie in a run for some staples.”
  • 3 locals recommend