Good Food

Lots of good places to dine out there.  These are so good I have gone back again and again, simply the best alphabetically by town.

I am often asked about where good food can be found out on the back roads of Michigan.  I try lots of different places, always looking for food that is so good I would go back for it.  This page is a work in progress and is updated when I find something great.  It has to be REALLY yummy.

BEST BURGER - These are the Top 5 alphabetically by town.  They are all head and shoulders above the rest and you can get them rare.

Grayling - Spike's Keg O' Nails - The best extremely rare burger I have found.

Lewiston - Lewiston Hotel - Amazingly delicious cheeseburger every time.

Manistique - Clyde's Drive In - The Big "C" is my go to burger, might be the best in the state.

Shelby - Brown Bear - The "Notorious" is the big one and it is great.

White Pine - The Konteka - Bacon Pepper Jack Cheeseburger


Bellevue - Bellevue Drive In - The best Onion Rings anywhere anytime

Dublin - Dublin General Store - Probably the best Jerky you can find in Michigan.

Evart - The Lamplighter Cafe is unique welcoming place with and smiling faces, I always go for the steak and eggs.

Ludington - Timbers - Known for steaks that are awesome, they also have Stuffed Shrimp over Al Fredo Sauce that is beyond delicious.

Paradise - The Gastro Pub - “The Logsplitter” - is the best brisket sandwich in Michigan.

Paw Paw - The Dyckman House - Apple wood smoked brisket rueben sandwich.

Rapid River - Jack's - it is all good and the portions are huge.  They have the best Griddle Cakes I have ever had.

Wolf Lake - Club 37 - Rueben Sandwich - Awesome


under review - Johnny Burger at the Nahma Inn

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