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Best things to do in Union Pier

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

American Restaurant
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“Off Season specials just can't be beat; rib nights on Monday, and then regular menu specials Tue-Thurs. Aside from that, the dishes are just way too good to pass up. I'd say this place is a must to try! They always have the best features and homemade desserts.”
24 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Now on Red Arrow Highway, this upscale restaurant has sumptuous views, a warm inviting atmosphere, very friendly and professional waitstaff, great drinks and special menu items. My favorite restaurant in the area. ”
23 locals recommend
Grocery Store
“Quaint high-end grocery store on Red Arrow highway that serves up delicious pastries, quiche, and sandwiches. ”
18 locals recommend
Hot Dog Joint
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“Known for their maple bacon muffins at breakfast. Nani’s also serves a lunch menu - known for gourmet hot dogs or a shrimp roll, they also have a small selection of salads and other sandwiches.”
17 locals recommend
Bar
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“Our favorite local spot for family dinners. Great food, reasonable prices, it's a very popular spot!”
14 locals recommend
Food
“Milda's Corner serves sandwiches, pastries, coffee/cappuccino and more. Located half way between Sawyer and New Buffalo Milda's is a good option for a quick stop off and fuel up:)”
10 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“Located at Town Line Road, just west of Red Arrow Highway. If you need a gallon of milk, half & half, a bottle of wine or a six pack, this is the place. Also, a fine selection of other commonly needed items – great for the basics.”
6 locals recommend
Bakery
“New fresh look, modern with an espresso machine. A short walk down Town Line Road at Red Arrow Highway.”
5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great place to rent bikes, paddleboards, and other beach equipment right here in Union Pier”
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“great spot to grab a drink. usually have acoustic guitarist on weekends. avoid the restaurant though.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“EXCELLENT meatballs, fresh sausages and antipasto salads. I'm sure their pizza is great, too. East coast style. GREAT people. Play Pac Man while you wait. It's more of a lunch place that you can eat in if you want but they're also open for bfast and dinner. Try it! ”
3 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“Great little wine shop, that's walking distance from the house. What more do you want? ”
2 locals recommend
Park
2 locals recommend
Laundry
2 locals recommend
Lodging
“If you aren't in the mood to jump in the car to Oink's, Izzy's inside of Pumpernickle is great for gelato. They have great pastries and Starbuck's coffee. Funky mishmash of decor. ”
1 local recommends
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