Sanctuary of the great lakes



Variety is the spice of life! Check out a variety of cuisine that awaits you in Alpena, Sanctuary of the Great Lakes.

Did you hear that? I think that was your belly telling you to check out Alpena’s locally owned restaurants!

Whether you’re looking for homemade comfort food, a gourmet treat, or somewhere in between you’ll find it in Northeast Michigan. Cosmopolitan flair, classic hearty favorites and eclectic creations are never more that a short walk or drive away. Foodies will be pleased to know that Alpena features a number of professional chefs as well as experienced proprietors who have one main goal in mind, pleasing your taste buds! Many use farm fresh ingredients and locally caught fish.

View the Alpena Area Restaurant Guide put together by our friends at the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce.

Plan your next excursion at a bustling coffee café, fill up in between adventures at a down home deli, sip cocktails at a bohemian culinary retreat after a day in the sun, or a kick it up with a fish fry and a cold Michigan brew at our local pubs.

Check out local favorites for brunch: Brunch Is The New Black: 8 Favorite ’2nd Breakfast’ Hotspots in Alpena, Michigan

Check out where locals go for some of the best burgers: Alpena’s Gourmet Burger Bucket List


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Cabin Creek Coffee

201 North Second Ave. Alpena Michigan 49707 2330 US-23 South (inside the Alpena Mall) Alpena Michigan 49707 Alt Phone: (989) 356-5613 Alt Phone: (989) 354-3445 Website:
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Cattails Bar & Grille

Downtown Ossineke Ossineke Michigan 49766 Alt Phone: (989) 471-5517 Website:
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Chee-Peng Chinese & Thai Restaurant

1237 U.S. 23 North Alpena Michigan 49707 Alt Phone: (989) 354-7715
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Churchill Pointe Inn

5700 Bennett Rd Hubbard Lake Michigan 49747 Phone: (800) 727-2078 Alt Phone: (989) 727-2020 Website:
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Clubhouse Bar & Grill and The Loft

27800 M-32 West (inside Thunder Bay Resort) Hillman Michigan 49746 Phone: (800) 729-9346 Alt Phone: (989) 742-4502
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Connie’s Cafe

Home 11585 US-23 South Ossineke Michigan 49766 Alt Phone: 989-471-5415 Website:
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Court Yard Restaurant and Olde Rooste Lounge

2024 U.S. 23 South Alpena Michigan 49707 Alt Phone: (989) 356-9511 Website:
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Culver’s Restaurant

1061 M-32 West Alpena Michigan 49707 Alt Phone: (989) 358-6678
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1000 U.S. 23 North (inside the Sanctuary Inn) Alpena Michigan 49707 Alt Phone: (989) 356-2151

Alpena Convention & Visitors Bureau
235 W. Chisholm St. • Alpena, MI 49707
1-800-4-ALPENA or (989) 354-4181
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