Guidebook for Maple City

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Guidebook for Maple City

Food Scene

Bucket list destination. Bring cash, as they don't accept credit cards.
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Art's Tavern
6487 West Western Avenue
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Bucket list destination. Bring cash, as they don't accept credit cards.
Leland's go-to restaurant and bar. Meet friendly locals (fishermen, sailors, farmers, artists) and fellow tourists. Great selection of local beers, wines, and ciders. Great menu.
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Bluebird Restaurant & Tavern
102 River Street
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Leland's go-to restaurant and bar. Meet friendly locals (fishermen, sailors, farmers, artists) and fellow tourists. Great selection of local beers, wines, and ciders. Great menu.
Amazing country Italian fair including extensive wine list. It's tough to get a reservation, so be sure to call ahead. Don't miss their veal or chicken saltimbocca! This place is incredible.
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Trattoria Funistrada
4566 West MacFarlane Road
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Amazing country Italian fair including extensive wine list. It's tough to get a reservation, so be sure to call ahead. Don't miss their veal or chicken saltimbocca! This place is incredible.
Might be the best burgers around. Stop there on your way from Leland to Northport for great food and beer/wine.
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Fischer's Happy Hour Tavern
7144 North Manitou Trail
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Might be the best burgers around. Stop there on your way from Leland to Northport for great food and beer/wine.
Very close by with eclectic choice of eats. Extensive menu of Michigan beers and wines. Beautiful bar and right across the road from Little Traverse Lake. They offer a couple burgers that are hard for most fans to finish.
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Little Traverse Inn
149 East Harbor Highway
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Very close by with eclectic choice of eats. Extensive menu of Michigan beers and wines. Beautiful bar and right across the road from Little Traverse Lake. They offer a couple burgers that are hard for most fans to finish.
Not only is the Riverside Inn becoming well known for its fantastic menu, often featuring local farm-to-table foods, but they also have a fabulous bar featuring many Michigan beers, local wines, and spirits. They are situated right on the Leland River, so eat on the deck if there is room. Reservations strongly recommended!
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The Riverside Inn
302 East River Street
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Not only is the Riverside Inn becoming well known for its fantastic menu, often featuring local farm-to-table foods, but they also have a fabulous bar featuring many Michigan beers, local wines, and spirits. They are situated right on the Leland River, so eat on the deck if there is room. Reservations strongly recommended!
This is a family favorite, and very close by. Locally owned and operated, Blue Moon has a wide variety of flavors, both soft-serve and hand-scoop. It's a great after dinner stop!
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Blue Moon Ice Cream Shop
9032 South Kasson Street
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This is a family favorite, and very close by. Locally owned and operated, Blue Moon has a wide variety of flavors, both soft-serve and hand-scoop. It's a great after dinner stop!
This place has everything, restaurant, ice cream, pies, snacks, wines, beer, and everything in between. Cherry Republic has become a landmark in Glen Arbor. Everything they have there has something to do with cherries. This is a very family friendly spot!
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Cherry Republic | Glen Arbor
6026 South Lake Street
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This place has everything, restaurant, ice cream, pies, snacks, wines, beer, and everything in between. Cherry Republic has become a landmark in Glen Arbor. Everything they have there has something to do with cherries. This is a very family friendly spot!
Great Sandwiches, pizzas, snacks, and local beer on tap.
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Market 22
497 East Harbor Highway
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Great Sandwiches, pizzas, snacks, and local beer on tap.
Possibly the best sandwiches you've ever had, and they are located in historic Fishtown in Leland. Best to call ahead, if you can, because there is usually a line out the door!
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Village Cheese Shanty
199 West River Street
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Possibly the best sandwiches you've ever had, and they are located in historic Fishtown in Leland. Best to call ahead, if you can, because there is usually a line out the door!

Parks & Nature

A must-see for anyone who hasn't been in the area before. The dune climb is a great workout, and the views are literally incredible. Don't miss this!
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Sleeping Bear Dunes
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A must-see for anyone who hasn't been in the area before. The dune climb is a great workout, and the views are literally incredible. Don't miss this!
This is a fairly easy hike and the views of Lake Michigan and the Manitou Islands are stunning!
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Pyramid Point Trailhead
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This is a fairly easy hike and the views of Lake Michigan and the Manitou Islands are stunning!
Another beautiful hike that is not too far or difficult. This hike offers great views of wooded valleys and Lake Michigan, Empire, and the Manitou Islands.
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Empire Bluff Trailhead
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Another beautiful hike that is not too far or difficult. This hike offers great views of wooded valleys and Lake Michigan, Empire, and the Manitou Islands.

Sightseeing

Take a tour of this amazing scenic drive. Several spots to stop along the way to access different views of the dunes, Lake Michigan, and the Manitou Islands. Also a great place to ride your bike (especially if you are looking for a workout)!
Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive
Take a tour of this amazing scenic drive. Several spots to stop along the way to access different views of the dunes, Lake Michigan, and the Manitou Islands. Also a great place to ride your bike (especially if you are looking for a workout)!

Arts & Culture

Great local art scene in a beautifully restored building in downtown Leland, right next to the river. Often there will be live music as well.
Leelanau Community Cultural Center/ The Old Art Building
111 S Main St
Great local art scene in a beautifully restored building in downtown Leland, right next to the river. Often there will be live music as well.

Entertainment & Activities

Walk along the docks in the harbor, then stroll along the river up toward the falling waters. Here you can see a long-time family owned commercial fishing business still operating. Buy some fresh trout or whitefish, then visit all the shops!
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Fishtown
203 W River St
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Walk along the docks in the harbor, then stroll along the river up toward the falling waters. Here you can see a long-time family owned commercial fishing business still operating. Buy some fresh trout or whitefish, then visit all the shops!

Shopping

All sorts of great shops for clothing, food, fishing, etc.
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Leland
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All sorts of great shops for clothing, food, fishing, etc.
Lots of great shops, like Leland. Anderson's IGA is a great store for all your eating/cooking/drinking needs.
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Glen Arbor
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Lots of great shops, like Leland. Anderson's IGA is a great store for all your eating/cooking/drinking needs.
All kinds of shops, restaurants, cafes, etc. The entire Front Street area is a great place to go for a stroll to shop, eat, and drink.
East Front Street
All kinds of shops, restaurants, cafes, etc. The entire Front Street area is a great place to go for a stroll to shop, eat, and drink.

Essentials

Great selection of quality foods, beers, wines, liquor, essentials.
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Anderson's Glen Arbor Market
6545 Western Avenue
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Great selection of quality foods, beers, wines, liquor, essentials.
Like Anderson's in Glen Arbor, The Leland Mercantile has a great selection of groceries, beers, wines, liquor, and everything in between.
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Leland Mercantile Co
102 N Main St
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Like Anderson's in Glen Arbor, The Leland Mercantile has a great selection of groceries, beers, wines, liquor, and everything in between.
We like Tom's for their great selection and proximity (west side) in Traverse City.
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Tom's Food Market
13940 S W Bay Shore Dr
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We like Tom's for their great selection and proximity (west side) in Traverse City.