Pentwater Area
Dining & Restaurants

The restaurants in Pentwater, Michigan and nearby towns are sure to please any palate. Choose from fine dining, cozy cafes, pubs, pizza places, coffee shops, and ice cream parlors.

Antler Bar & Grille
283 S. Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-2911
Best burgers and spirits around! Celebrating over 80 years. Open all year featuring 14 craft beers and a full menu. Come see our newly remodeled second floor with outdoor deck that overlooks the Pentwater Village Green. Small banquet room available with private bar and view of Lake Michigan. Community oriented, quality committed!
Big Boy Restaurant
5275 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-7670
Enjoy your meal in our bright and cheery atmosphere. Offering a complete breakfast (served anytime!) lunch, and dinner menu. Daily breakfast buffet (seasonal) and year-round weekend buffet. Soup, salad, and fruit bar daily. Clean and friendly, exceptional service. Carry out available. Open daily 6am, Sundays at 7am. Wireless internet.
Boathouse Bar & Grille
5164 W. Monroe, Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-4588
Comfortable atmosphere, great food, and a beautiful view of Pentwater Lake is what you'll find at Boathouse Bar & Grill. Featuring widescreen TV and a full bar. Delicious homemade soup, sandwiches, burgers, Mexican fare, and more. Just outside Pentwater city limits, so parking is easy and plentiful. Visit us on Facebook.
Cottage Garden Cafe
40 Third St., Pentwater , MI 49449, (231) 869-8188
Dockside Restaurant & Pizzaria
401 Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-3142
Enjoy your meal or drink with a view of Pentwater Lake from our outdoor covered deck. Breakfast is served all day...or choose a hamburger, salad, sub, or sandwich dinner specials. Specializing in homemade pizza. Breakfast buffet 9am-1pm Saturday and Sunday. Open seven days a week. Summer hours 7am-10pm. Local delivery.
Gull Landing
438 S. Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-4215
Family owned, across from the municipal marina in downtown Pentwater. Large deck and outdoor tiki bar overlooks Pentwater Lake. Famous for our slow roasted angus prime rib, hand battered lake perch and weekly fresh fish features. New--fine wine and craft beer store. Live music on the deck Wednesday and Sunday nights. No reservations.
Jamesport Brewing Company
410 S. James St., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-2522
Don't miss Ludington's only Brewpub. Great food and service in a kid-friendly, casual atmosphere. Serving lunch, dinner and cocktails. Try our own hand-crafted beers and delicious homemade specials. Also offering brewery tours, Wi-Fi and covered deck dining. Just blocks from the carferry docks.
Kuntry Kubbard Restaurant
5474 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-5217
Home cooking, family prices. Daily breakfast specials. Weekend breakfast and dinner buffets (served daily summers). All dinners include homemade soup and salad bar. Sandwiches, fish, ribs, steaks, pork chops, chicken, kid's menu. Delicious homemade pies, rolls. Air-conditioned. Open daily 7am Mar.-Oct., at intersection of Old US-31/US-10.
Little Caesars Pizza
5720 E. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-5178
Home of Hot-N-Ready Pizza! One large pepperoni or sausage pizza, just $5.55 all day every day. Lunch special: giant pizza slices, $1.69. Also, enjoy our famous Crazy Bread, "yummy" Italian Cheese Bread, fresh salads, or our tasty Caesar Chicken Wings. Open daily at 11am. Locally owned and operated.
Luciano's Ristoranti
103 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-2244
The exceptional taste of Italy is at Luciano's. Classic Italian dishes: Veal Luciano, Chicken Picata, Beef Tenderloin, Shrimp Scampi. We offer sandwiches, fish, chicken, steaks...and gluten-free pasta and pizza. Enjoy lunch or dinner in our restaurant, take your meal out, or we deliver. Daily dinner specials. Cocktails.
Old Hamlin Restaurant
122 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-4251
Good home cooking since 1942, featuring homemade baked goods. American food with a few Greek, Italian, and Mexican dishes. Soup/salad bar, daily specials. Fri.--all you can eat fish fry; Sun.--roast chicken. Weekends April-November: breakfast & brunch buffets. Summer: daily buffets. Beer, wine, cocktails. Historic family restaurant, downtown Ludington.
Pentwater House of Flavors
210 Hancock, Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-4009
Your family is welcome in our family diner in downtown Pentwater. Ice cream parlour offers the largest variety of ice cream in the area and home of the Super Pig! Serving authentic Chicago Dogs. Also burgers, sandwiches, nachos, fries, and drinks. Across from the Village Green. A Pentwater tradition for over 35 years!
Pentwater Pizza & Grinders
20 Third St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-6664
Original recipes, uncompromised quality make our pizza the best! Pick your favorite toppings, or try one of our specialty pizzas. Our grinder and pizza dough is made from scratch daily. Serving wings, salads, wraps. Dine in, carry out. Open at 11am daily. We deliver! MC/VISA/AE/Discover.
Pentwater Weddings & Celebrations
Planning an event that involves food? Whether you're organizing a birthday party for ten or a wedding for 500, this informative website is the place to start when choosing a banquet facility or caterer. Our online weddings and events guide features rental halls, banquet rooms, caterers, deejays, florists, and more. Celebrate!
PM Steamers
502 W. Loomis, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-9555
Casual waterfront dining overlooking the city marina and carferry. Gracious service, spectacular sunset views, deck dining available. We're committed to using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients in our seasonal changing menu. Choose from prime rib, pasta, seafood, sandwiches, and award-winning desserts. Cocktails, Michigan wines. Reservations, casual attire welcome.
5910 E. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-4033
Expect quality. Relaxed, casual fine dining. Famous for exceptional service and value. Friendly atmosphere, cocktails. Dinner specialties: prime rib, lake perch, whitefish. Lunch favorites: homemade soups, charbroiled burgers, wonderful salads, kid's menu. Dinner nightly starting at 5pm, lunch Mon.-Fri. 11:30am-2pm, Sunday breakfast 9am-1pm. Reservations recommended.
The Brown Bear
278 Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-5444
The Lakeside
401 S. Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-4728
Village Cafe & Pub
347 Hancock St., Pentwater, MI 49449, (231) 869-4626
Everybody meets at the Village Cafe & Pub, overlooking beautiful Pentwater Lake. Feel comfortable in our warm and friendly ambiance, and enjoy a variety of dishes including salads, sandwiches, fish, prime rib, and pasta. The Pub serves homemade pizzas and features live entertainment. Call about our stand up comedy nights.
West Michigan Restaurants
New! Visit this online directory of local West Michigan restaurants, pubs, and specialty food shops. There's great dining for all tastes in the communities of Ludington, Manistee, Pentwater, and Scottville, plus the Silver Lake Sand Dunes area and along the Pere Marquette River. You'll find menus, coupons, specials, and more compiled in this handy online guide to good food. Bon appetit!

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The Antler Bar & Grille
Dockside Restaurant & Pizzaria