Restaurants to Try in Grand Haven, Michigan

There is something to satisfy every tastebud when it comes to food cravings in the area of Grand Haven. Bring your appetite to one of these Grand Haven restaurants and you won’t be disappointed.

*Arturo's Tacos

Arturo’s is an award winning fresh Mexica restaurant that offers delicious tacos, burritos, tostadas, enchiladas, tortas and much more. With original recipes that have been in the family history for years, you will be sure to leave with your taste buds satisfied as well as your appetite for Mexican food. 


Since the 1940’s, Fricano’s has been located in a 19th century boarding house and claimed by thousands of serious customers to be the best pizza they’ve ever had. Fricano’s pizza remains the original and most famous pizza and pizzeria in Michigan. Make sure to stop in to enjoy their delicious thin crust pizza.

*Morning Star Cafe

Start your day off on a good note with breakfast or brunch from Morning Star Cafe. Since 1995, the restaurant has been serving great food with a Southwest touch and made with love. If you are looking to have an unforgettable breakfast experience while on your vacation, this is the place to go!


Notos at Bil-Mar is the only restaurant in Grand Haven located on the beach and offers amazing views of Lake Michigan with an outdoor seating area right on the sand! This is a great place to watch the sunset with dinner or drinks. Noto’s serves lots of contemporary food options, including several vegan dishes, and are well known for their brick oven pizzas. 

Paisley Pig

The Paisley Pig Gastropub is a locally owned restaurant located in Grand Haven that offers more than just their phenomenal pulled pork. The menu includes high quality sourced ingredients from locally owned farms for their soups, sandwiches, burgers, pizzas and more.

Rainy Days Cafe

Rainy Days Cafe is a casual spot to grab the best breakfast in town! Enjoy the locals recommended benedict in a dog-friendly environment. This has remained one of the oldest restaurants in Grand Haven dating back to the 1920’s. With home town cooking and homemade recipes you you will walk away with a good start to your day.

*Rustic Roots

Rustic Roots offers many gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options among their fresh and flavorful menu. Enjoy a great meal and great service with options for everyone in a quirky, fun ambiance. 

Snug Harbor

Snug Harbor offers delightful food and a oh so picturesque view. Located along the Grand River overlooking Lake Michigan and the Grand Haven Pier, Snug Harbor has been a go to spot to enjoy dinner or drinks and a sunset in the area area for the past 30 years.  

The Toasted Pickle

The Toasted Pickle is far from your usual sandwich shop. Enjoy a distinct twists on classic sandwich recipes – of course with a pickle on the side as well. Stop on by for a unique variety of hand-crafted sandwiches, salads and soups, featuring fresh, local ingredients. 

*An Upscale Lakeshore Team Favorite 

Disclaimer: Be sure to check business hours online prior to heading over. We do want to say that each experience may differ depending on the service you receive.