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.
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
Recently renovated and reopened June, 2016. Owner Craig Pilichowski invites you to try their fresh, local menu and BBQ with on-site smoker. Craft brews and an abundance of wines to pair with your favorite dishes. Formerly “Olde Owl Tavern and Grille”. Efficient and friendly staff.