Dining | Specialty Foods

Dining | Specialty Foods

Our celebrated restaurants and specialty food establishments offer a wide range of delicious menu options and settings in Leland, Lake Leelanau and just 'down the road!' Get take-out or a snack and head to the beach, grab a Michigan made hot dog or ice cream cone while walking around town, have an impromptu breakfast, lunch or dinner at a favorite local hang-out, or plan an elegant, romantic dining experience. Something for every foodie!

Dam Candy Store

Phone: 231-645-0834
rachael@damcandystore.com

197 River Street
Leland, Michigan 49654

Dam Candy Store

Phone: 231-645-0834 | rachael@damcandystore.com

197 River Street | Leland, Michigan 49654

Classic, cheerful, and always delicious – the Dam Candy Store is Fishtown's most favorite sweet spot. Our wide variety of candies, ice creams and chocolates are sure to bring out the kid in you!

Sunday thru Thursday: 11–5
Friday & Saturday: 10–6

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Blue Boat Coffee


amanda@blueboatcoffee.com

106 N Main St (Leland Courtyard)
Leland, MI 49654

Blue Boat Coffee

amanda@blueboatcoffee.com

106 N Main St (Leland Courtyard) | Leland, MI 49654

Stop by for a delicious and unique cup of coffee or tea – made with care in every cup! You'll also love our fresh, handmade pastries, indoor and outdoor seating and Wi-Fi.

Seasonal Hours ~ April thru December

Located in the Leland Courtyard, behind Haystacks on Main Street (M-22)

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Sisson's Main Street Specialties

Phone: 231-256-9201 | 877-284-3466
sissons@charter.net

203 N Main Street , PO Box 1126
Leland, Michigan 49654

Sisson's Main Street Specialties

Phone: 231-256-9201 | 877-284-3466 | sissons@charter.net

203 N Main Street , PO Box 1126 | Leland, Michigan 49654

Sisson's, across from Leland's Village Green, offers a great 'to-go' menu or sit down in our café for a leisurely DELICIOUS breakfast sandwich or lunch ~ soups, salads and sandwiches. Everything is made-from-scratch, incorporating native ingredients. Locals and visitors love our blueberry and morning glory muffins, homemade breads, cakes, brownies, cookies, one-of-a-kind sauces, marinades, dressings, and made in MI food and art items!

SHOP & SHIP in Leland or online. We've provided quality foods for 30+ years on the Leelanau Peninsula ~ Leland, local groceries and previously as owners of the Leelanau Country Inn.

Free 'In town' deliveries!
Open Year-Round

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Pedaling Beans Coffeehouse

Phone: 231-256-2933

116 E Philip Street (M-204)
Lake Leelanau, MI 49653

Pedaling Beans Coffeehouse

Phone: 231-256-2933

116 E Philip Street (M-204) | Lake Leelanau, MI 49653

An inspired atmosphere for our bicycling, hiking, boating and working Leelanau locals and visitors! Complete coffee/espresso bar (hot or frozen), smoothies, teas, locally made pastries, muffins, cookies, granola bars and more. Free Wi-Fi. Just east of the Lake Leelanau narrows on M-204.

Check out our excellent Trip Advisor reviews, including:
5 of 5 stars – Reviewed August 6, 2014
“BEST AMERICANO'S!!
I LOVE Pedaling Beans! The coffee, atmosphere and snacks are all lovely. My kids love their smoothie's and I can never resist their Americano's, I also have never been able to find one as good or better anywhere else!"

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Redheads Café & Tasting Room, The

Phone: 231-256-7720
sarah@redheadsinc.com

202 W Main Street (M-204)
Lake Leelanau, MI 49653

Redheads Café & Tasting Room, The

Phone: 231-256-7720 | sarah@redheadsinc.com

202 W Main Street (M-204) | Lake Leelanau, MI 49653

Stop by The Redheads Café & Tasting Room (family owned and operated) for a JUST GREAT breakfast or lunch, specialty coffees and drinks, and Grab & Go salads and sandwiches ~ including vegetarian and vegan menu options ~ using local, organic and fresh ingredients ~ and local meat and eggs!

Also, enjoy free samples of all The Redheads YUMMY products: including hummus, dressings and sauces, maple granola, Salt Your Sweet, vegetarian burgers, etc. The Redheads products are made onsite in Lake Leelanau, servicing over 170 grocery and specialty stores in and around Michigan!

Open year round!
Wednesday-Saturday: 8am-5pm
Sundays: 8am-3pm

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Bogey's 19th Hole | The Wine Cellar

Phone: 231-256-7504
stay@lelandlodge.com

565 Pearl Street, PO Box 344
Leland, Michigan 49654

Bogey's 19th Hole | The Wine Cellar

Phone: 231-256-7504 | stay@lelandlodge.com

565 Pearl Street, PO Box 344 | Leland, Michigan 49654

Located onsite at The Leland Lodge are two specialty dining venues:

With classic pub fare as well as Texas-style barbecue, Bogey’s 19th Hole restaurant is open year-round for food and drinks. Choose from deck or indoor seating; however you prefer to enjoy the classic view of a golf course green and Lake Leelanau. Also sure to please is our specialty cocktail menu, access to the largest wine cellar in the area, and many local beers on tap. Hours vary by season; call for reservations!

The Wine Cellar is the first venue of its kind in Leelanau County. With an extensive wine cellar, an elegant space, and a beautiful view, this is where you’ll find the best wines of the area, as well as bottles of note from all over the world. Small plates (tapas), cheese, and charcuterie tie in the experience! Open seasonally.

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Trish's Dishes

Phone: 231-994-2288 | 2312569636
trishesdishes@gmail.com

407 E Main Street, PO Box 340
Leland, MI 49654

Trish's Dishes

Phone: 231-994-2288 | 2312569636 | trishesdishes@gmail.com

407 E Main Street, PO Box 340 | Leland, MI 49654

Leelanau county's Trish's Dishes recently renovated and moved into the former Stone House Bread location on Main Street in Leland! Stop by and try their incredible (signature) sandwiches or salads. Planning a corporate luncheon or have other catering needs? Check-out Trish's creative catering menu for unique, nutritious meals. Whether on-the-go or dining-in, you will LOVE the full-flavored and high-quality menu, and the inviting atmosphere!

• Breakfast menu 8:00-11:00am
• Lunch menu 11:00am-4:00pm
• Kid's menu
• Full-service espresso bar
• Smoothies

Trish's Dishes sandwiches are also available in 30 convenient take-out locations throughout Leelanau and Grand Traverse counties. Bon Appetit!

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Firedog Cuisine

Phone: 231-632-FIRE (3473)
fired2u@gmail.com

PO Box 185
Northport, Michigan 49670

Firedog Cuisine

Phone: 231-632-FIRE (3473) | fired2u@gmail.com

PO Box 185 | Northport, Michigan 49670

Do you have an upcoming event or party?
GET FIRED UP!

Northwest lower Michigan's finest mobile wood-fired cuisine is a great option for foodies! Specializing in gourmet Neapolitan-style wood-fired pizzas for public and private events – fresh ingredients and hand-made TLC make the difference! As much as possible, Firedog sources locally for ingredients.

Firedog Cuisine also offers many other menu items, including salads and beverages. Contact them for a complete list of options and to get on their schedule. Did we mention gourmet? YUM!

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Carlson's Fishery

Phone: 231-256-9801
info@carlsonsfish.com

205 W River Street
Leland, Michigan 49654

Carlson's Fishery

Phone: 231-256-9801 | info@carlsonsfish.com

205 W River Street | Leland, Michigan 49654

Fresh and smoked fish, fish sausage, beef and turkey jerky. A Leland tradition for five generations.

On the dock in Fishtown!

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Corky's Beach Bistro at The Vineyard Inn

Phone: 231-941-7060
info@vininn.com

1338 N Pebble Beach Drive
Suttons Bay, MI 49682

Corky's Beach Bistro at The Vineyard Inn

Phone: 231-941-7060 | info@vininn.com

1338 N Pebble Beach Drive | Suttons Bay, MI 49682

Our full-service, stylish, Suttons Bay waterfront restaurant features creative cuisine, cocktails, a lively atmosphere, great wine, friendly fare, and all your favorite libations!

The Vineyard Inn also enjoys stunning Lake Michigan views from every suite, a private beach and warm hospitality. Packages available: including dining, lodging and wine tours. Just one mile to casino and wineries. Let us host your waterfront wedding or event, including catering. Try our wine tasting and sight-seeing adventures or enjoy luxury transportation for wine and microbrewery tours, and events.

Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Call us to make your reservations!

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Cove, The | Rick's Café

Phone: 231-256-9834
info@thecoveleland.com

111 W River Street, PO Box 598
Leland, Michigan 49654

Cove, The | Rick's Café

Phone: 231-256-9834 | info@thecoveleland.com

111 W River Street, PO Box 598 | Leland, Michigan 49654

Historic Fishtown's only Lake Michigan waterfront restaurant. Enjoy The Cove's lunch and dinner menu featuring freshwater fish, acclaimed seafood chowder, all natural steaks, and delicious "from scratch" breads and desserts. Or kick back on Rick's Cafe deck downstairs for a mouth watering burger from the outdoor grill, and our signature "Chubby Mary" cocktail from a full bar featuring local wines and craft beers.

Lunch, dinner and cocktails daily ~ May through October.
On the water in Fishtown!

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Leland Mercantile

Phone: 231-256-9030
lelandmerc@gmail.com

102 S Main Street , PO Box 363
Leland, MI 49654

Leland Mercantile

Phone: 231-256-9030 | lelandmerc@gmail.com

102 S Main Street , PO Box 363 | Leland, MI 49654

Leland Mercantile is a full-line grocery store. We have a fantastic Butcher Shop offering USDA choice meats cut just how you like them. The Butcher Shop also offers local and domestic fish and fresh American lamb. We have a variety of specialty cheeses, salads, and various deli meats, home-made soups and sandwiches. Stop on in for our daily lunch specials (online menu), rotisserie chicken, BBQ ribs, and a whole lot more. Excellent selection of wine, liquor and beer. Ice (block & cube). Just 1 block from the marina and beach.

Summer hours: 8:00 am-9:00 pm

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Gill's Pier Ranch

Phone: 231-256-7355
info@gillspierranch.com

5620 N Manitou Trl (M-22)
Northport, MI 49670

Gill's Pier Ranch

Phone: 231-256-7355 | info@gillspierranch.com

5620 N Manitou Trl (M-22) | Northport, MI 49670

Welcome to Gill's Pier Ranch and Farm Market! We raise Tibetan Yak and Suri Alpacas on our 176-acre Leelanau peninsula ranch. As an agritourism destination, we offer real-time ranch experience, tours, breedstock, quality Yak meat, Alpaca fiber / fiber products and more:

Ranch Tours
• Self-guided walking tours
• Tours on custom-designed hay wagon

Farm Market
• Fresh produce
• Naturally ultra-lean dark-red Yak meat
• Alpaca fiber & fiber products

Ranch Sports & Events
• Grand Traverse Sporting clay shooting
• Corporate and team building events

Just 4.5 miles north of Leland!
Winter: Saturdays, 10am–4pm
Summer: Coming soon

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Riverside Inn & Fine Dining, The

Phone: 231-256-9971
info@theriverside-inn.com

302 E River Street , PO Box 1135
Leland, MI 49654

Riverside Inn & Fine Dining, The

Phone: 231-256-9971 | info@theriverside-inn.com

302 E River Street , PO Box 1135 | Leland, MI 49654

Nestled on the banks of the Leland River, The Riverside Inn graces the site with its historic grandeur. The dining room features a seasonal, eclectic menu highlighting Northern Michigan's fresh local ingredients, and "Wine Spectator" magazine has recognized The Inn's spectacular wine list for ten years in a row. Outdoor dining is available along the Leland River.

Dinner is served nightly. Sunday brunch.
Reservations recommended. Off-season hours vary.

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Art's Tavern

Phone: 231-334-3754
info@artsglenarbor.com

6487 Western Ave
Glen Arbor, Michigan 49636

Art's Tavern

Phone: 231-334-3754 | info@artsglenarbor.com

6487 Western Ave | Glen Arbor, Michigan 49636

Located at the corner of M22 and Lake Street in Glen Arbor since 1934. This legendary watering hole serves up breakfast, lunch, dinner and your favorite beverage 360 days a year from 7am until late.

Come see us!

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Village Cheese Shanty

Phone: 231-256-9141

199 W River Street, PO Box 1075
Leland, Michigan 49654

Village Cheese Shanty

Phone: 231-256-9141

199 W River Street, PO Box 1075 | Leland, Michigan 49654

A never trendy, tourist friendly local eatery, where our food is made by hand, not before hand! Over 75 domestic and imported cheeses, the largest selction of local wines, and beers from around the globe. We proudly specialize in unique homemade sandwiches, served all day. Our famous house made Pretzel Bread is a fan favorite! Let us pack you a lunch for the beach, charter fishing, or a trip to the Manitou Islands. Menu online.

Located in historic Fishtown.
Open everyday, May through October.

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Bluebird Restaurant-Tavern | Early Bird Café

Phone: 231-256-9081
bluebirdleland@gmail.com

102 E River Street, 101 S Main Street
Leland, MI 49654

Bluebird Restaurant-Tavern | Early Bird Café

Phone: 231-256-9081 | bluebirdleland@gmail.com

102 E River Street, 101 S Main Street | Leland, MI 49654

The Bluebird is Leland’s most popular and beloved restaurant, with a riverfront dining room and a more casual tavern area, operated by the Telgard family since 1927. Outdoor riverfront patio is open July-August. Specializing in the freshest Lake Michigan fish, plus a widerange of local and regional cuisine. Our extensive wine list has not only a huge selection of local wines, but also well-aged California, French, and Italian reds.

Next to the Bluebird ~ The Early Bird offers a breakfast and lunch menu. This is the place to go… a local tradition!

Open year round, except January. Call for seasonal

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