Start with simple: Le Dog, elevating soup and hot dogs to haute cuisine. Or engage in gurshaeating from the same plate and sharing the same breadat theBlue Nile Ethiopian Restaurant. For pizza, Food and Wine recommendsMani Osteria in their recent list of the USAsBest New Pizza Places. If you prefer liquid calories, theGrange Kitchen & Bar offers the GKB Manhattan, a bacon-infused bourbon masterpiece. And if you cant make up your mind, theres still a destination for you:Marks Cartseight delicious food carts in one lively (and lovely) outdoor courtyard.
Ann Arbors breweries are ready to whet your whistle.
Working up a thirst? Leave the food aside (or bring your own) at Wolverine State Brewing Companys pub quiz night. Or go eco with the groundbreaking solar brews atArbor Brewing Company. And, if youre still hankering for a snack,Original Gravity can helpwith mouthwatering brews and bites.
Every Ann Arbor beginning should end at the Big Z.
From the famous Ruben atZingermans Deli, to award-winning fare atZingermans Roadhouse, to the sweet satisfaction of theZingermans Creamery, the Big Z is truly an Ann Arbor institution. They even ship their offerings viamail order. But we suggest you make the tripand see how Zingermans earned a spot onUSA Todays Best Off the Interstateroad trip list.
Whats your specialty?
Unfortunately, you have to eat at home sometime. Get helpfrom prep to post-mealat Ann Arbors specialty stores. Peruse the coolest chefs supplies atHollanders Upstairs at Kerrytown Market & Shops, gather scrumptious seasonal ingredients atAnn Arbor Farmers Market, pick out a bottle of fine wine at Morgan & York, or sample and purchase sweet and savory cherry treats atCherry Republic
If youre hungry to engage in the art of dining, theres only one destinationAnn Arbor.