Some of the best area restaurants we’re sure you’ll enjoy.

Indian River Restaurants

310 Station

(231) 238-2088

3499 S. Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749

Late lunch, dinner and bar hours. Restaurant and bar with cool atmosphere and outdoor deck. American food with a focus on pork, brisket & chicken. Other items include homemade coleslaw, potato salad, baked beans, Italian, salads, burgers and more.

Christopher’s Café

(231) 238-9312

3725 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749

Breakfast and lunch hours. Omelets, burritos, skills, sticky buns and more. Lunch items such as pulled pork, monte cristo, burgers, chickens tenders, salads and much more.

The Inn Between

(231) 238-9420

6064 River St, Indian River, MI 49749

Breakfast, lunch and dinner. American comfort bar food with a variety of menu items. Great outside deck to watch boats go by on river.

Wilson’s River Edge

(231) 238-8111

4208 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749

Breakfast, lunch and dinner. American food including sandwiches, soup (clam chowder Thursdays), fish baskets and a full salad bar. Located directly across from the cabins.


(231) 238-9471

4531 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749

Dinner only including appetizers, pizzas, pasta, and classic Italian dishes. Restaurant has been around since the 1930s and has been Vivio’s since the 1970s.

BC Pizza

(231) 238-0055

3695 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749

Had a long day and want to order some pizza for delivery? Give BC Pizza of Indian River a quick call and they’ll have your order out to you ASAP!

Alanson and Oden Area Restaurants

Bob’s Place

(231) 203-2176

7515 Burr Ave, Alanson, MI 49706

Being from the Alanson area, we have enjoyed Bob’s for many years. It has both a small bar and restaurant seating for families. A wide variety of food, including homestyle meals, burgers, Mexican and more. Prime rib is offered daily and all you can eat fish on Friday evening.


(231) 347-3894

4769 Oden Rd, Oden, MI 49764

A bar area and separate restaurant dining area, this local restaurant is always packed in the evening. Menu items include: appetizers, pasta, burgers, steak, and seafood including a wide variety of fish and more.

The Dutch Oven Bakery

(231) 548-2231

7611 US-31, Alanson, MI 49706

Come grab some donuts and some apple cider at a local favorite bakery! Our personal favorites are blueberry donuts and their delicious cinnamon rolls!

Petoskey Area Restaurants

Parkside Deli

313 Howard St. Petoskey, MI 49770

(231) 347-1620

If you are shopping downtown and looking for a quick place to eat versus sit down, try Parkside Deli. Their sandwiches are delicious! They also have a retail portion that you can carry out. Yum!

Mitchell Street Pub

426 E Mitchell St, Petoskey, MI 49770

(231) 347-1801

Wonderful atmosphere and selection of food. Peanut shells on the floor type of place. Our favorite item is their white chili, it’s delicious!

City Park Grill

432 E Lake St, Petoskey, MI 49770

(231) 347-0101

It is housed in one of Petoskey’s oldest buildings where Ernest Hemingway used to hang out. Homemade food with local product, lake fish, and hand cut steaks. Large selection of wines!

High Five Spirits

312 Howard St, Petoskey, MI 49770

(231) 881-9881

Distilled their own vodka using local artesian water. Try one of their Moscow Mules for a treat. Make sure you take home a bottle of their Gypsy Vodka and never go back to others!