Bowdie's Chophouse East Grand Rapids steak and cocktail on bar

Suburban steakhouse opens

A West Michigan-based steakhouse chain has opened a location in a suburb of Grand Rapids.
Wise Men Distillery cocktail spirits glass

Distillery plans tasting room

A spirits maker in the area is planning to open a location in Grand Rapids.
Cafe de Miro

Turkish restaurant settles into space

A restaurant that serves food and beverages from the Kurdish region of Turkey has settled into Grand Rapids.
Two James Spirits cocktails on bar

Spirits maker opening cocktail bar

A beer bar in town is partnering with the oldest distillery in Detroit.

Beverage retailer blends old and new

The former Russo’s International Market is gone, but if the new tenants have their say, it will not be forgotten.
Founders Brewing Co. KBS Espresso beer stout bottles

Founders is releasing KBS Espresso

Founders has created a new twist on an old favorite.
Cedar Springs Brewing Company Kusterer Brauhaus West Side beer hall exterior rendering

Brewery planning West Side beer hall

A brewery in the area plans to open a “traditional and authentic” German beer hall on Grand Rapids’ West Side.
Rak Thai bubble boba tea cups Downtown Market

Rak Thai expands space for more bubble tea

A Thai restaurant at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market has completed an expansion to sell more bubble tea.
Knapp's Corner Nutrition protein shakes

Shake shop opens doors

A new health-minded shake shop has opened in town.
Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival chef kitchen

Sample away at the Wine, Beer & Food Festival

It’s almost time for the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival.
Cocktail Week GR glasses cheers toast

Cocktail Week GR is ready to mix it up

Local distilleries and their spirits soon will be featured across the city.
Founders Brewing Co. Unrivaled IPA beer can

Founders is releasing a new IPA

A local brewery is set to distribute an IPA that was previously a taproom-only brew.
Boop de Booom coffee mug

Coffee lounge opens inside Grand Rapids brewery

A new coffee place has opened in a neighborhood brewery.
Brody's be Cafe exterior

Brody’s be Cafe opens in Ada Village

A new café is aiming to give employment opportunities to people with disabilities.
Long Road Distillers Grand Absinthe

Long Road releases Grand Absinthe

A local distillery is rolling out a historically controversial spirit.
The Cheesecake Factory Woodland Mall sign

The Cheesecake Factory is opening in West Michigan

The Cheesecake Factory is set to open its first West Michigan location.
holiday Christmas cocktail glasses

Cheers to the holidays!

I love the frenzy of Thanksgiving week at the store.
hot toddy glasses

Winter warmup

Techniques for hot cocktails during chilly weather.
Vitality Bowls Grand Rapids

‘Superfood café’ opening doors

A “superfood café” is about to open in Grand Rapids.
Obstacle No. 1 cocktail glass

Cocktail lounge opening at lakeshore

A new cocktail lounge is set to open at the lakeshore.




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