Missy’s guidebook

Missy
Missy’s guidebook

Sightseeing

There’s a tram ride you can pay for to take you around the gardens, or just explore by foot. $15 admission.
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Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 E Beltline Ave NE
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There’s a tram ride you can pay for to take you around the gardens, or just explore by foot. $15 admission.
Perfect place to take the kids!
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Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park : Open for the season
8313 Pratt Lake Ave SE
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Perfect place to take the kids!

Neighborhoods

Oldest part of town, gorgeous houses, and if you want to tour one, check out the Meyer May House built by Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Heritage Hill
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Oldest part of town, gorgeous houses, and if you want to tour one, check out the Meyer May House built by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Lunch / Dinner Places

Great dinner option, 2 blocks from the house.
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The Old Goat
2434 Eastern Ave SE
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Great dinner option, 2 blocks from the house.
Brewery & restaurant, 2 blocks from the house. Decent beer, great food!
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Brass Ring Brewing
2404 Eastern Ave SE
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Brewery & restaurant, 2 blocks from the house. Decent beer, great food!
Favorite restaurant in GR, on the fancier side, but not too fancy.
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Bistro Bella Vita
44 Grandville Ave SW
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Favorite restaurant in GR, on the fancier side, but not too fancy.
Best burger in GR. Whiskey menu galore, good beer selection too. Back room has a dance floor for late nights out!
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Stella's Lounge
53 Commerce Ave SW
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Best burger in GR. Whiskey menu galore, good beer selection too. Back room has a dance floor for late nights out!
Best dinner place to please everyone!
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Butcher's Union
438 Bridge St NW
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Best dinner place to please everyone!
Best fried chicken & boozy slushees in GR. Great outdoor patio!
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Hancock
1157 Wealthy Street Southeast
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Best fried chicken & boozy slushees in GR. Great outdoor patio!
In a strip mall, but if it’s nice outside, they have an outdoor beach area by the river, where you can soak your toes in the sand, get food, and choose a beer from over 100 taps, or booze if you prefer. A hidden gem.
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The Score Restaurant & Sports Bar
5301 Northland Dr NE
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In a strip mall, but if it’s nice outside, they have an outdoor beach area by the river, where you can soak your toes in the sand, get food, and choose a beer from over 100 taps, or booze if you prefer. A hidden gem.
Best mac & cheese in GR. They are also known for their stash of root beers.
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The Electric Cheetah
1015 Wealthy St SE
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Best mac & cheese in GR. They are also known for their stash of root beers.
Rockwell or republic, same kitchen, 2 buildings. Get Sushi or American! Great happy hour.
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Rockwell Republic
45 Division Ave S
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Rockwell or republic, same kitchen, 2 buildings. Get Sushi or American! Great happy hour.

Breweries

Favorite brewery in GR, but it is a 20 minute drive from the house.
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Perrin Brewing Co
5910 Comstock Park Dr NW
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Favorite brewery in GR, but it is a 20 minute drive from the house.
You’ll either love the food & beer, or hate it. I love it. Puerto Rican food - get the Bori Balls.
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City Built Brewing Company
820 Monroe Ave NW
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You’ll either love the food & beer, or hate it. I love it. Puerto Rican food - get the Bori Balls.
You can get beer flights & pizza flights. Pizza flight = split a quarter of 6 pizzas with 4 people. It’s all amazing! GO! Grab a drink next door at long road distillery while you wait for a table, because there’s always a wait.
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The Mitten Brewing Company
527 Leonard St NW
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You can get beer flights & pizza flights. Pizza flight = split a quarter of 6 pizzas with 4 people. It’s all amazing! GO! Grab a drink next door at long road distillery while you wait for a table, because there’s always a wait.
You gotta go if you haven’t been. But they’ve had a tainted reputation & I try not to support them too much. They do have great beer & a great atmosphere!
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Founders Brewing Co
235 Grandville Ave SW
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You gotta go if you haven’t been. But they’ve had a tainted reputation & I try not to support them too much. They do have great beer & a great atmosphere!
Small & underrated. One of my favs.
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Greyline Brewing Co.
1727 Alpine Ave NW
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Small & underrated. One of my favs.
Your brewery if you like NEIPAs. No food, but maybe a food truck outside.
Arvon Brewing Co. - GR Taproom
1006 Division Avenue South
Your brewery if you like NEIPAs. No food, but maybe a food truck outside.
Good brews inside an old church.
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Brewery Vivant
925 Cherry St SE
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Good brews inside an old church.
Another good place for beer, pizza & outdoor dining.
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Harmony Brewing Company
1551 Lake Dr SE
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Another good place for beer, pizza & outdoor dining.

Brunch Places

2 blocks from the house! DELICIOUS brunch, big portions, big bang for your buck. Cash only.
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Real Food Cafe LLC
2419 Eastern Ave SE
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2 blocks from the house! DELICIOUS brunch, big portions, big bang for your buck. Cash only.
Soccer bar on Sundays. They’re brunch is so so so good.
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SpeakEZ Lounge
600 Monroe Ave NW
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Soccer bar on Sundays. They’re brunch is so so so good.

Beaches

Grand Haven Beach with a walkable pier, food trucks usually there. $10 fee to get in, unless you have the Michigan recreation passport.
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Grand Haven State Park
1001 S Harbor Dr
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Grand Haven Beach with a walkable pier, food trucks usually there. $10 fee to get in, unless you have the Michigan recreation passport.
Muskegon Beach! Hiking trails! Cost $10 to get in until you have a Michigan recreation passport.
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P. J. Hoffmaster State Park
6585 Lake Harbor Rd
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Muskegon Beach! Hiking trails! Cost $10 to get in until you have a Michigan recreation passport.
A beach on a small lake in the city. $4 entry fee for the beach / splashpad. Can also rent kayaks or SUPs here. Tons of hiking or running trails that are free of charge.
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Millennium Park
1415 Maynard Ave SW
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A beach on a small lake in the city. $4 entry fee for the beach / splashpad. Can also rent kayaks or SUPs here. Tons of hiking or running trails that are free of charge.