Best Restaurants in Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids is home to an eclectic and varied community of bars, restaurants, and fine dining establishments. When a guest comes to visit we do our best to help find them the perfect meal to suit their tastes. Explore this curated list of our favorite places to eat in Grand Rapids and easily find a bite to eat while you're in town!
For the best dining during your stay near the Grand Rapids Airport, look no further than Ganders, located on-site and just steps from your room. Join us for a hearty breakfast or come by in the afternoon or evening for a meal made with Michigan grown, sourced, and produced ingredients.
Address: 919 Cherry St. SE
Phone: (616) 454-1000
Sit down to a sophisticated meal of earth to table delights made with sustainably sourced ingredients. This local favorite has a unique blend of rustic style with a refined and stylish atmosphere and is widely considered to be a can't miss dining destination.
Address: 1001 Lake Drive SE
Phone: (616) 454-4020
Explore one of Grand Rapids' most popular dining establishments in Marie Catrib's! This casual bitstro is perfect for anyone looking for a meal that is a total original, with a menu that features a wide variety of vegan and gluten free options.
Address: 235 Grandville Ave
Phone: (616) 761-1195
While being one of the most popular breweries in the Midwest, the Founders brewery also features a lovely restaurant! When you come in for a one-of-a-kind craft beer you can also chow down on a fresh sandwich or a delectable French bread pizza, or dig into some small plate appetizers perfectly paired with their specialty brews.
Address: 10 Jefferson Ave SE
Phone: (616) 490-4911
Dig into classic East Coast style pizza, featuring big, thin slices that are both savory and mouth-watering. The menu changes by seasonality, as all ingredients come fresh from farms near Grand Rapids, so you'll always find something new & exciting to try out.
Bistro Bella Vita
Address: 4 Grandville Ave
Phone: (616) 222-460
Sit down to the ultimate dining experience with top-notch service and fresh ingredients at this Mediterranean bistro. With expertly selected wine pairings and a cozy, intimate setting you will never forget the meal you enjoyed at Bistro Bella Vita.
Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill
Address: 4875 28th St SE
Phone: (616) 956-5398
Smokey Bones is far more than just your typical barbecue smokehouse, with simple and flavorful recipes there is a high focus on cooking with skill and providing the best possible service. Enjoy barbecue grilled over an open flame and other specialties like slow roasted pulled pork, combined with carefully crafted cocktails or an ice cold beer.
Address: 2901 Brenton Rd SE
Phone: (66) 202-6886
Enjoy a lunch or dinner of quality sushi made with care in one of Grand Rapid's best sushi spots! With specialty rolls that you can only find here and other tasty Japanese and Korean entrées you'll never forget your trip to one of our favorite authentic sushi restaurants.
Address: 2739 Brenton Rd SE
Phone: (616) 99-7477
Explore a dining experience like no other with one of the few authentic Persian restaurants in Grand Rapids. Beef, chicken, and lamb are fire-grilled with a blend of spices and tastes can reach all sorts of flavors from spicy, to savory, to sweet, with vegetarian and vegan entrées available as a mainstay in many popular Persian dishes.
Terra Grand Rapids
Address: 1429 Lake Dr SE
Phone: (616) 301-0998
Terra has a distinct focus on locally grown, farm to table dining featuring hand crafted meals made with produce from local sources. The master chefs at Terra, Grand Rapids select only the freshest and healthiest ingredients for their carefully prepared meals.
The Electric Cheetah
Address: 1015 Wealthy St SE
Phone: (616) 451-4779
One of the hippest places to grab dinner in Grand Rapids, the Electric Cheetah has a long standing tradition of organic cuisine with a style that is all their own! Enjoy a menu featuring unique appetizers and unforgettable sandwiches while you chow down in their eclectic, one-of-a-kind atmosphere!