Make the most of the warmer weather by enjoying your food and libations al fresco. There’s something wonderful about eating outside, whether it’s a romantic tete-a-tete or a small gathering of friends or family. Out of the over 100 restaurants offering outdoor dining in Greater Lansing, I've chosen ten of my favorite patios where I may be found.
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Tag - MEAT Southern BBQ and Carnivore Cuisine
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When The Food Network called to say that Guy Fieri was coming to Lansing, there wasn't anyone surprised that MEAT Southern BBQ would be on his short list of quirky, yet delicious eateries featured on the hit show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives.
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August 17, 2017 by Nate Reens
Planning a night out in Greater Lansing can be a real headache. Not because there’s nothing fun to choose from but because there is so much to do that it's hard to narrow down the list.
April 12, 2017
By definition, food trucks are fairly inconspicuous. They’re just, “vehicles equipped with facilities for cooking and selling food.” If you’re more intimately acquainted with any, then you know they’re more akin to ice cream trucks for grownups. These vehicles may not play music as they drive through town (maybe they should?), but it’s pretty exciting when you peek out the office window at lunchtime and see one pulling up.
Parked throughout Lansing are numerous food trucks that offer a variety of cuisines like farm-to-truck fare and down-to-Earth comfort food. With the weather warming up, now is the perfect time to escape your routine and try something a little less conventional. Consider yourself warned though, once you try a food truck it’s easy to convert to the curb-side. So forget dining within four walls, try one of these meals that come from four wheels.
February 20, 2017 by Matt Vande Bunte
This post was submitted by guest blogger Matt Vande Bunte.
Distinctive brewpubs? Check.
Memorable burgers? Check.
“Nasty Woman Pancakes?” Yep. (We’ll explain in a moment.)
Lansing has all that and more, serving it up with a unique Capital City flair that can be found nowhere else. From food trucks to fine dining, you can find whatever suits your palate – and your budget.
Whatever you are you in the mood for, here’s a month’s worth of our favorites for you to trying any order you'd like:
- Amanda Toy, CMP, CGMP, GMS, CTA (7)
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- Heather Kim, CMP, CTA (6)
- Kate Mudgett (2)
- Katherine Murphy, CTA (5)
- Lauren Grattan, CTA (20)
- Lauren Williams, CTA (23)
- Lori Lanspeary, CTA (294)
- Mary Chris Hotchkiss, CMP, CTA (4)
- Matt Mohundro, CTA (4)
- Matt Vande Bunte (14)
- Nate Reens (10)
- Stephanie Wohlfert, CMP, CTA (5)
- Tracy Padot, CTA (23)
- Valeri Gill, CTA (11)
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