MudPenny opening second location in Ada Village

A successful Grand Rapids café whose origins sprang from a coffee cart in downtown Grand Rapids is opening a suburban location.
Marco New American Bistro table

Marco New American Bistro is under new ownership

A longtime restaurant in the area that serves French and American fare has new owners.
One Twenty Three tavern bar bartender

One Twenty Three tavern opens downtown

A tavern serving up American cuisine has opened downtown.
Texas de Brazil interior

Brazilian steakhouse plans location

A retail project downtown has anchored its first tenant.
Mosby's Popcorn

Popcorn shop opens downtown

A shop full of gourmet treats just popped up downtown.
Buddy's cheese pizza

Next ‘Detroit-style’ pizzeria set for West Michigan

A second "Detroit-style" pizza restaurant is in the works for West Michigan.
Pind Indian Cuisine buffet

Indian restaurant opening downtown

A “fine dining” Indian restaurant will open soon in downtown Grand Rapids.
Social House Grand Rapids burger

American-style restaurant and bar opening downtown

A “casual pub” serving American-style food is hosting a grand opening this week in downtown Grand Rapids.
Butcher's Union

Butcher’s Union, Metropolitan on the Outside, Midwestern Charm on the Inside

"Butcher’s Union is a place where you can get a square meal and a stiff drink at an affordable price.”
Boatyard Brewing Co. brewpub

Brewery closing its doors

A West Michigan brewery is going out of business.
Kelvin & Co. Grand Rapids

New barbecue restaurant closes

An “urban barbecue” restaurant has closed after being open for five months.
Jeff Finan

Downtown tavern schedules opening

A new downtown eatery is popping up in a major development.
Max’s South Seas Hideaway tiki bar decor

Max’s South Seas Hideaway schedules opening

A new "tropical paradise" is opening soon in downtown Grand Rapids.
Malamiah Juice Bar bowls and juice bottle

Juice bar moves into new space downtown

A local juice bar is breaking into its new space downtown and expanding its menu.

Heritage Hill Restaurant Offers Nostalgia with ‘70s Theme

If you fondly remember eating dinners off of TV trays while settled into the family room couch watching the evening's sitcoms, you’re going to love the newest addition to the Heritage Hill neighborhood.
Poquito exterior sign in black and white

Tapas restaurant opening at lakeshore

A new restaurant that specializes in Spanish tapas is opening soon at the lakeshore.
Taste of East Grand Rapids

Take a Taste of East Grand Rapids

The Taste of East Grand Rapids is this week.
New Hotel Mertens serves up traditional "meat & potatoes" French cuisine.

Former Hotel Gets New Life as French Brasserie

Walking into New Hotel Mertens is like stepping back in time. That’s because many of the building’s features harken back to previous decades, including the original flooring, which bares the building’s name and was first laid in 1914, when it opened.
Eklectico Greek Kouzina

Couple Brings Authentic Greek Food to Alger Heights

A local husband and wife team has brought traditional Greek food to Grand Rapids. Eklectico Greek Kouzina, located in Alger Heights, has always been a dream of Andreas Papangelopoulos and his wife, Nicole Thrasher-Papangelopoulos.
The Grand Woods Lounge sandwich chips and drink on patio Grand Rapids

The Grand Woods Lounge is planning another location

The Grand Woods Lounge in downtown Grand Rapids plans to open a second location in West Michigan.




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