Traverse City Food & Drink Scene

The vibrant Traverse City Food & Drink Scene is growing every day. To help you plan your visit we’ve listed all the best restaurants in Traverse City and all the Breweries, Distilleries, Wineries and Cider Houses within an hour drive drive from Traverse City. Our index of Food & Drink options in Traverse City is the only resource you’ll need to find exactly what your looking for. Click on any category to get more information on each establishment on our lists such as hours, location and phone numbers.

Here’s a list of just some of Traverse City Food & Drink accolades:

  • Best Wine Region: Leelanau Peninsula Named No. 3 (Oct. 2018) – USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice
  • Best Five Destinations In the USA for Sparkling Wine Lovers (December 2018) – Glass of Bubbly 
  • Best Wine Region: Leelanau Peninsula Named No. 3 (Oct. 2018) – USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice
  • 7 Emerging American Wine Regions to Visit Now (August 2018) – Vogue
  • 7 Small Beer Cities that Deserve National Attention (August 2018) – Thrillist
  • The Most Under-the-Radar Food Towns in America (April 2018) – The Daily Meal
  • #1 Foodie Destination in the Midwest Region (September 2017) – Reward Expert
  • 12 Of The Most Underrated Food Cities in America (June 2017) – BuzzFeed

And coming soon…