It's not the holidays without the Nutcracker and this is the best year yet! Dec. 12-14 &19-21. ...more
Lonely Planet named Grand Rapids and the Lake Michigan Gold Coast the #1 place to visit in 2014! ...more
Grab your friends, sisters, mother or daughter and escape for a girls-only weekend in Grand Rapids! ...more
Experience Grand Rapids where guys can be guys. Enjoy beer and the great outdoors! ...more
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Bright Autumn leaves, jack-o-lanterns, and mums are giving way to one of the best days of the year: Thanksgiving. Last year, I wrote about a locally-sourced from scratch Thanksgiving. Your cornucopia ...more
Two unique factors make Grand Rapids dining extra special: We're located in the middle of one of the world's best growing regions. And we're home to one of America's finest culinary schools. The result is an astonishing variety of fresh, farm-to-table cuisine for every taste and budget - downtown, around town and along the lakeshore.
Check our Cool City. Hot Eats. page for tips on favorite restaurants, farm markets, craft breweries, wine bars and more. Our My Experience Grand Rapids Blog also offers first-hand experiences of our fantastic food scene!
Don't miss our annual Restaurant Week celebration - the area's best eateries offer special menus at reduced prices. If you have a taste for our craft beer scene, you'll want to explore our Cool Brews. Hot Eats. promotion - where area restaurants and breweries create special meals with beer or pair meals with beer!
We offer a full menu of innovative dishes with surprising flavors, all guaranteed to satisfy. Your dining experience will be made complete by the extraordinary service of our staff. Appealing menu, fresh ideas, superior service and breathtaking views! Reservations accepted. MORE >>
Located at the Crowne Plaza and offering dining for two to groups up to 25. Entrees for every desire, as well as house-made desserts and soups. MORE >>
A stylish lounge & nightclub located on the lower level of the B.O.B. A microbrewery, featuring our own micro-brewed beer, live entertainment on weekends, billiards, games and traditional pub fare. MORE >>
A multi-faceted entertainment center and restaurant complex featuring five restaurants, a micro-brewery, night club, comedy club, 2,500 bottle cellar, billiards, sports bar, NTN Trivia Network, and private rooms. MORE >>