Exploring Cherry Street in Grand Rapids

While downtown Grand Rapids boasts the city’s largest concentration of shopping and dining destinations, there are numerous neighborhood business districts offering their own distinct pleasures. Many…

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Grand Rapids Restaurants with Great Vegan Options

Surveys generally put the count of vegans in the U.S. at 2-6% of the population. That may not seem like a lot, but it represents up to two million Americans. We don’t have a clue how many vegans…

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Breakfast in Grand Rapids

Breakfast lovers in Grand Rapids are a passionate bunch, as we found out when we asked our social media followers to recommend their favorite a.m. dining destinations. More than 50 restaurants…

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Grand Rapids Area Outdoor Dining Spaces

Outdoor Dining in Any Season Grand Rapidians love the outdoors ­ – so much so that local restaurants and breweries have devised ways for us (and our visitors) to dine al fresco throughout the year…

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Sunday and Monday Dining in Downtown Grand Rapids

Finding places to dine out on Sundays and Mondays can be a challenge these days – but not in Grand Rapids. We’ve assembled this list of great dining destinations in the downtown area that are open for…

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Check Out These Black-Owned Restaurants in Grand Rapids

Celebrating Grand Rapids means lifting up the people, traditions, cultures and, of course, foods that contribute to the rich texture of our community. Black-owned restaurants are an integral part of…

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Must-Try Spots Featuring Nonalcoholic Beverages

Grand Rapids is Beer City USA, home to 40+ craft breweries offering an astonishing array of beer styles and types. But our beverage scene extends far beyond beer. In fact, we’re recognized as…

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Resolutions to Keep During Your Next Trip to Grand Rapids

Want a New Year’s resolution you can stick to? Resolve to have more fun in 2024. Make time for play, try something you’ve always wanted to do, indulge in a treat now and then, and visit someplace new…

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Craft Cider Scene: Crisp Hard Ciders

Already internationally acclaimed for its craft beers, Grand Rapids is now earning recognition for its fast-growing production of hard ciders. Quality ciders start with quality apples, and we have one…

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Grand RAPPids: Apps to Help Make Your Visit Awesome

“Where should I eat and drink?” “What’s fun to do around town?” “Where do I park?” These questions don’t need to weigh you down when you’re adventuring around Grand Rapids. Each question can be…

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