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Muskegon Restaurants & Eats

You'll find a variety of local dining spots tucked away around Harbor Towne Peninsula and Muskegon with great food and

atmosphere.  Also check below for eat-in options like ordering out or groceries to cook-in or grill outdoors.  Seven of the nine guest accommodatons include a kitchenette or a full kitchen with oven.  All of units have access to shared outdoor grills. 

Local Restaurants
Docker's Restaurant

Our neighbor, and a great summer/fall restaurant that is walking distance from The Pidge Inn. Take a shortcut around the marina for excellent food, views of the harbor and Harbour Towne Marina (and The Pidge Inn!).  Music during the summer on Friday/Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.  Please note that the directions below take you the “long” way. If you sit at the bar, ask for the ‘bar top special’. Located at 3505 Marina View Point, Muskegon, MI 49441.

Distance: 0.4 Miles - 7 Minutes Walk
The Deck

If you want to take a break from the sand, this summer restaurant is located directly on Pere Marquette Beach.  Tons of outdoor seating, great food and music on Friday/Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.  Have dinner and cocktails in one of their pontoon boats!  A good choice is to walk from The Pidge Inn, down the channel past the Silversides submarine, to the Coast Guard station, and down the beach to The Deck for a sunset dinner.  It’s a beautiful 15 minute walk each way, and if you come back after dark, watch out for deer. Located at 1601 Beach St, Muskegon, MI 49441.

Distance: 0.7 Miles - 15 Minute Walk
Se4sons Gastropub

When we are in the mood for a little more upscale dining, with great food and service, the Se4sons Gastropub is our choice.  It is located at the Muskegon Country Club and the dining room overlooks the beautiful golf course.  While you are there, see if they will let you step out onto the banquet hall deck.  You’ll get a great overlook of Muskegon Lake. Located at 2801 Lakeshore Dr, Muskegon, MI 49441.

Distance: 2 Miles
Frosty Cove

No matter where you go, on your way back to The Pidge Inn, make sure to stop by the Frosty Cove and get some ice cream.  Our only hint is that you should probably order the small cone, as it is larger than most larges from other places!  It’s seasonal, so get it while you can. Located at 2565 Lakeshore Dr, Muskegon, MI 49441.


Distance: 2.3 Miles
Lakeside Cafe

The breakfast is great, priced right, and served all day.  They also have great sandwiches, and if we get the craving for a BLT, they have the best one in town.  Open for breakfast and lunch.  (Door Dash) Located at 1384 W Laketon Ave, Muskegon, MI 49441.


Distance: 4 Miles
The Glenside Pub

Local restaurant, has really good food, great service.  They are known for their pizza but their Cherry Chicken Salad is awesome. (Door Dash) Located at 1508 W Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, MI 49441.


Distance: 4.2 Miles
Hanks Tavern

Have you ever had a restaurant that you go to so often you feel bad, thinking you really should go somewhere else...but it is so good every time, no matter what you get, that you keep going back?  That is Hank’s Tavern.  If you sit at the bar, the bar top special is a great deal.  If you like steak, our standby is the 2 for $22, feeds both of us, and all the sides are delicious. Located at 2536 Henry St, Muskegon, MI 49441.


Distance: 5.2 Miles
Mr. Scribs

If we are out of town for a while, the first place we go to get pizza is Mr. Scribs.  You can eat there, but consider bringing your pizza back to The Pidge Inn and sharing with the management!  It is a Muskegon classic and open late for those late night cravings.  (Door Dash) Located at 3044 Henry St, Norton Shores, MI 49441.


Distance: 5.7 Miles
Toast 'N Jams

Another great breakfast and lunch destination in a really cool retro-diner atmosphere.  We have always had great service at Toast ‘N Jams, and feel like we might be related since we worked with the same architect for our remodel.  (Door Dash) Located at 3462 Henry St, Norton Shores, MI 49441.


Distance: 6.1 Miles
Eat In Options
Door Dash

Want to chill in your suite but don't feel like cooking,  You can order delivery from many of our local restaurants through the Door Dash website.  

Meijer Grocery Store

Get all the groceries you need to make a great meal right at the inn.  

Distance: 6.2 Miles
Muskegon Farmers Market

This is the second largest outdoor farmers market in Michigan.  If you are staying in one of the many The Pidge Inn rooms with a kitchenette, make sure to get some fresh fixings at the farmers market.  During the summer you can get all food groups, crafts, and even local photographer’s pictures on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.  Visit the Flea Market Wednesdays during the summer and fall. During the winter the Farmer’s Market continues on Saturday’s indoors. Located at 242 W Western Avenue, Muskegon, MI 49440.

Distance: 6.3 Miles
Aldi Grocery Store

Get fresh and economical options at the local Aldi's.