Food with Flair in Flint/Genesee County

Flint/Genesee Foodie Tour
Welcome to Food with Flair- a driving foodie tour of Flint/Genesee County. Our county is home to many urban gardens, community farmers markets and U-pick orchards.

Genesee County restaurants find everything they need is made in Michigan, where bakeries, ice cream, turkey jerky and crepes go hand and hand with tempting your taste buds. You will come for the food but will stay for the wonderful attractions and entertainment that is available. 

Crust-a-Baking Company, Fenton1.  Crust-A Baking Company
     104 W. Caroline Street
     Fenton, MI 48430
     Ph: (810) 629-8882

Crust-A baking Company is dedicated to excellence in artisan principles. We are devoted to providing an outstanding experience, furthering education of our craft, profitability and involvement in the communities in which we operate. We offer different kinds of toasts, cookies, cakes, muffins, donuts, pies and more. Open Monday - Saturday 7 am to 7 pm and Sunday 7 am to 4 pm.

The French Laundry Cafe and Market, Fenton2.  The French Laundry Cafe' and Market
     125 W. Shiawassee Avenue
     Fenton, MI 48430
     Ph: (810) 629-8852

Great sandwiches, handmade pies, fresh breads and imported cheeses. Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and kids menu. Dine inside or on the patio. We have one of the largest collections of Michigan hand crafted brew. Pure Michigan on draft.

Uncle Ray's Dairyland, Fenton3.  Uncle Rays Dairyland
     1462 North Leroy St
     Fenton, MI  48430
     Ph: (810) 629-1791

Uncle Ray's Dairyland is a family fun center with miniature golf that serves up their specialty, over 100 handmade, real fruit flavored ice creams and frozen yogurts. Customers can either purchase ice cream through one of the walk-up windows or at the drive-thru. Uncle Rays also sells pies and cakes. Uncle Ray's is paired with Halo Burgers and has been featured in Midwest Living as well as The Detroit News for some of the best ice cream in all of Michigan.

Fenton Winery & Brewery, Fenton4.  Fenton Winery and Brewery
     1545 N. Leroy St.
     Suite B
     Fenton, MI 48430
     Ph: (810) 373-4194

The Fenton Winery and Brewery is a full production winery and brewery located in Fenton. Often described as being like a coffee house with wine and beer, we offer guests free wine tasting, wines and beer by the glass or sampler flight, by the bottle, and a wonderful menu of Tapas that are sure to delight your palate. Paired with our wide selection of hand-crafted wines, micro-brewed beer, Sangrias, delicious Tapas menu, live music, and the warm & relaxing atmosphere, the Fenton Winery and Brewery is the perfect place to gather with friends, family, or business associates.

Flint Crepe Company, Flint5.  Flint Crepe Company
     555 S. Saginaw St
     Flint, MI 48502
     Ph: (810) 354-5711

Bringing delicious crepes and coffee to Flint. Our menu features both sweet and savory offerings, plus a "Fixins" Create-Your-Own menu. We have many vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options as well. Our menu changes seasonally to stay current with what's available locally.

Cork on Saginaw, Flint6.  Cork on Saginaw
      635 S. Saginaw Street
      Flint, MI 48502
      Ph: (810) 422-9625

A wine bar and bistro in a renovated bank building located in the heart of downtown Flint. We have over 100 wines from around the world and serve 28+ by the glass. We also serve a wide selection of beers and have a full bar selection. We serve bistro dishes including snacks, soups, salad and more.

Flint Farmers' Market7.   Flint Farmers Market
      420 E. Boulevard Drive
      Flint, MI 48507

A year round public Farmers Market located in Flint with 30 vendors inside the building and, from May thru October, up to 50 more vendors outside. The market features several produce vendors (pesticide free both winter and summer), a great meat market, poultry, breads and baked goods, cheese, a wine shop, an art gallery, cafe, deli, middle-eastern and Mexican groceries, and unique gifts.

Redwood Lodge & Brewing Company, Flint8.   Redwood Lodge & Brewing Company
      5304 Gateway Center Drive
      Flint, MI 48507
      Ph: (810) 233-8000

The Redwood Lodge proudly offers upscale dining in a casual atmosphere. Our beautiful lodge themed restaurant features smoke free dining, award winning beer, mesquite grill, woodfire pizza oven, wild game, fine wine cellar, wine bar and martini lounge, premium liquors, live music, outdoor dining and much more.

Pesto's, Flint9.   Pesto's- Food with Flair
      5275 Miller Rd
      Flint, MI 48507
      Ph: (810) 732-4390

House made sandwiches made with our own homemade bread. Soups and salads made daily along with seasonal and house specials and daily specials. Our food isnt just fantastic, it has flair!

Thompson Creek Turkey Farm, Flint10. Thompson Creek Turkey Farm
      2160 Hill Rd
      Flint, MI 48507
      Ph: (810) 234-5444

Thompson Creek Turkey Farms began with a vision: create a place that could give folks the healthy food they want, while making it taste good at the same time. Our first products were simple and they're still some of our most popular: smoked turkey breast, turkey ham and turkey jerky. Ten years later, our product line includes a full deli, with entrees ranging from mouth-watering deli sandwiches to our delicious turkey barbecue. The Hill Road location even has a weekend buffet that lets you try a little bit of everything... be sure to come hungry.

Montrose Orchards, Montrose11.  Montrose Orchards
      12473 Seymour Road
      Montrose, MI 48457
      Ph: (810) 639-6971

U-pick crops: pumpkins, apples, pears, strawberries, cherries, blueberries and Christmas trees. Fall enjoy hayrides, arts and craft shows and animals. You can watch cider being pressed. Our Farm Market offers fruits and vegetables, baked goods, apple cider, jams, honey, maple syrup, cherry juice and gift baskets/boxes. Groups and weekend tours are available. Open daily May through December.

For more culinary destinations, please visit Flint/Genesee Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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