The Best Lake Michigan Restaurants by Sawyer, MI

Sawyer offers some of the best Lake Michigan restaurants around. In the cozy downtown area of this little Michigan town you will find restaurants near your Sawyer Inn that will leave even the pickiest of eaters begging for more. The list includes plenty of local American flavors with Soe Cafe and Tailwind's Bar and Grill, as well as some Latin and more classical tastes that Pablo's and Fitzgerald's add to the mix.

Fitzgerald's Restaurant and Bar
5875 Sawyer Rd.
Sawyer, MI 49125

Open daily for lunch and dinner, this cozy spot is found right next door to the Garden Center. This delicious delight brings the eclectic tastes of both food and entertainment to you in the form of events and entrees. Events include Sunday night dinner and a movie, the first Thursday of each month is Jazz Night and dance parties are every third Saturday starting around 10:30 p.m. The kitchen is open late and the bar even later on the weekends, and free wireless is always available for customers. The lunch menu includes subs, Croque sandwiches, steaks, soups, pub sandwiches and appetizers. Special dinner menus are set for each weekday, and each weekend of the month has a specific featured dish. Come in to enjoy good times anytime at Fitzgerald's.

Soe Cafe
Benton Harbor
12868 Red Arrow Hwy
Sawyer, MI 49125
(269) 426-4878

Whether you choose to spend your day at Benton Harbor lounging on the beach, sailing or even checking out some of the local historical lighthouses, be sure to stop by the Soe Cafe, one of the best Lake Michigan restaurants on your way back to your Sawyer Bed and Breakfast. The Soe Cafe brings the rich local flavors and seasonality to the menu and your table, and for this reason, the menu changes based on what is currently in season. Stop by and enjoy the local delights that this cafe has to offer.

Pablo's Cafe Grill and More
12857 Three Oaks Road
Sawyer, MI 49125

Pablo's brings a Latin flair to the harbor, while still providing a relaxing atmosphere. Kids are welcome at Pablo's and the children's menu offers both American and Latin style food; even if your child is picky, you will likely find something for them to enjoy as well. Appetizers, side dishes and vegetarian foods are available as well as salads and a specialty margarita menu.

Tailwinds Grill and Bar
800 E. State Hwy. M-94
KI Sawyer 49841

The Tailwinds Grill and Bar is located in what used to be an Air Force base. Best known for the pizza, this spot has extended its hours to every day of the week and is now open for both lunch and dinner. The bar is open an extra hour on weekdays and two hours on weekends. Happy Hour runs from 3 to 6 p.m. on weekdays and deliveries are available after 4 p.m. each day. One of the best Lake Michigan restaurants, this spot can add a little wind beneath your wings as you visit and stay in your beautiful Sawyer Inn.