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Best American Restaurants in Northern MI

Bennethum's Northern InnBennethum's Northern Inn
American | Gaylord, Northern Michigan
American | Munising, Northern Michigan
Aerie Restaurant & LoungeAerie Restaurant & Lounge
American | Acme, Northern Michigan

Best Italian Restaurants in Northern MI

Italian | Glen Arbor / Maple City, Northern Michigan
PepeNero Ristorantino Italiano / Ballaro Wine LoungePepeNero Ristorantino Italiano / Ballaro Wine Lounge
Italian | Traverse City, Northern Michigan

Popular restaurants in Northern MI

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Trattoria Stella
Italian | Traverse City
Aerie Restaurant & Lounge
American | Acme
Bennethum's Northern Inn
American | Gaylord
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Northern MI's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Bennethum's Northern Inn1. Bennethum's Northern Inn
67 reviews
American | Gaylord, Northern Michigan

Food was very good, RibEye steak was a 10 overall very pleased and would definitely come back. More

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La Becasse MI2. La Becasse MI
608 reviews
French | Glen Arbor / Maple City, Northern Michigan

Splendid authentic and unpretentious French country inn atmosphere with outstanding cuisine and excellent service. Beautiful location surrounded by the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore. More

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Funistrada3. Funistrada
517 reviews
Italian | Glen Arbor / Maple City, Northern Michigan

Delicious food and outstanding service. Funistrada is just consistently great. More

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Cafe Zinc4. Cafe Zinc
87 reviews
Contemporary American | Midland, Northern Michigan

Excellent service. Nice atmosphere especially on a Sunday night. Quiet and pleasant More

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Red Ginger of Traverse City5. Red Ginger of Traverse City
1263 reviews
Asian | Traverse City, Northern Michigan

Great food and service, but at big city prices. Please be careful if you are the kind of person who usually picks up the check More

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Discover Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula boasts cuisine that's rustic, fresh, and homemade. Whether you’re in the mood for cook-to-order hamburgers at the local carhop or old-world recipes and local beer, Northern Michigan has something for everyone. You’ll find a host of Italian restaurants serving up gourmet pizza and other classic Italian dishes. Are you looking for casual fare from a diner? The area won’t disappoint as it has several establishments serving up homemade hamburgers, local jerky, and pasties. Be sure to visit one of the area’s German-influenced restaurants too. They use locally sourced ingredients in traditional recipes, and the Michigan and European beer selections are plentiful.