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
Taste and purchase locally-made wine and soda at Stoney Acres Winery in Alpena. Stoney Acres makes several different kinds of grape and fruit wines including Silver City White (Riesling), Silver City Red (Merlot), and more than a half-dozen fruit wines including several berry varieties and cherry, pear and apple. New at Stoney Acres is a line of Shipwreck Soda! Delicious root beer, cream soda, raspberry and orange soda are named for some of the famous shipwrecks in Thunder Bay. The winery also offers a number of handmade delights, including wine truffles, fudge, candy bars, cheese popcorn, old fashioned caramel corn and triple-chocolate drizzled caramel corn. Stoney Acres carries a full line of beer and wine-making supplies and is open Tuesday through Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Sunday noon until 5:00 p.m. Closed Mondays. For more information, call (989) 356-1041.
Subway has been happily serving the Alpena community for nearly 30 years, providing fresh food and awesome service to our guests. Join us for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. We have some great healthy and indulgent choices to satisfy any craving! And don’t forget about catering. We can help feed your guests no matter the size of the party!