The BEST Food & Drinks

 

 BEST BAR

O'Kelly's Sports Bar & Grill
(989) 775-3751
2000 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Tuesday night pint specials, Thursday half off appetizers and a Friday party pass will make your week fly by. Whether you're looking for a night out with friends, or simply a place to grab some lunch, O'Kelly's will not dissappoint.

OTHER FAVORITES

  • The Bird Bar & Grill
  • The Cabin
  • Green Spot Pub
 
 

 

 

 BEST BREAKFAST

Stan's Restaurant
(989) 773-3259
220 E. Broadway St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Want a homemade breakfast to start your day off right? Visit downtown Mt. Pleasant and dine in at Stan's. It offers delicious combo meals with fresh homemade bread everyday. Voted best breakfast in town, Stan's will satisfy your taste buds.

OTHER FAVORITES

  • IHop
  • The Diner
  • Taco Bell
 
 

 

 

 BEST COFFEE SHOP

Kaya Coffee House
(989) 772-9016
1029 S. University Ave., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

With a large variety of specialty drinks, and a calm, relaxing environment, Kaya Coffee House is the perfect place for anyone looking to step away from the chaos of day-to-day life to unwind and refresh. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come enjoy open-mic nights, poetry slams and local art over a tasty drink and organic meal. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Starbucks
  • Biggby on Mission
  • Cops & Doughnuts
  • Tim Horton's
 
 

 

 

 BEST DOWNTOWN BUSINESS

The Bird
(989) 772-2493
223 S. Main St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

With its delicious burgers and great drink specials, The Bird is the perfect place to blow off some steam with friends. Head to this downtown gem for a game of pool with friends, and enjoy refreshments on one of The Bird's famous Thursday nights. At this beloved pub, you're sure to create lasting memories. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Dog Central
  • Max & Emily's
  • Ace of Diamonds
  • The Bike Store
 
 

 

 

 BEST ASIAN RESTAURANT

Hunan House Chinese Cuisine
(989) 772-7386
2157 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Whether you are hungry for lunch or dinner, Hunan House will bring fantastic Chinese cuisine right to your door. Offering everything from hibachi and sushi to your favorite Chinese meals, Hunan House is sure to give you an experience to enjoy whether at home or in the restaurant.

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Dragon Express
  • China Garden
  • Great Wall Buffet Chinese Restaurant
 
 

 

 

 BEST FAST FOOD

Taco Bell
(989) 773-9048
1143 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Living a fast-paced lifestyle means food needs to be quick, affordable and delicious. Taco Bell has everything from breakfast burritos to crunch wraps so you're guaranteed a flavorful meal during every visit. 

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Pixie
  • Wendy's
  • Rally's
 
 

 

 

 BEST HAPPY HOUR

The Bird
(989) 772-2493
223 S. Main St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Find your nest at The Bird. As one of the most well known bars in town, The Bird will serve your new favorite drink special alongside great meals. This is a spot you'll visit well after your days as a CMU student come to an end. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • O'Kellys
  • La Senorita
  • Applebee's
 
 

 

 

 BEST HAMBURGER

McDonald's
(989) 773-0072
1804 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

We've all made midnight runs to McDonald's; no one can deny the taste and convenience of everyone's favorite guilty pleasure. McDonald's packs flavor into every patty, making every trip cheap, quick and easy. 

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Jon's Country Burgers
  • Wendy's
  • Freddies
 
 

 

 

 BEST PLACE FOR LUNCH

McDonald's 
(989) 773-0072
1804 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

You have fifteen minutes between classes, and a hunger that needs to be satisfied. Fast, convenient and filling. McDonald's just became your favorite lunchtime spot. With lunch options to suit a college budget, you can't go wrong with this classic burger joint.  

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Qdoba
  • Taco Bell
 
 

 

 

 BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANT

Los Palominos
(989) 953-4161
4585 E. Pickard St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Los Palomino's greets you with free chips and salsa to tease the taste buds in anticipation of its huge menu of authentic Mexican food. With low prices and a friendly atmosphere, Los Palomino's is the perfect place to spend time with family and friends. 

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • La Senoritas
  • Loz Aztecas
  • Taco Boy
  • Qdoba
 
 

 

 

 BEST BARGAIN MEAL

McDonald's
(989) 773-0072
1804 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Is your wallet as hungry as you are? Don't fret, McDonald's value meal will give you the biggest bang for your buck. A burger in a bag that won't break the bank. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Dog Central
  • Dragon Express
 
 

 

 

 BEST FROZEN TREAT PLACE

Doozie’s Ice Cream
(989) 772-2332
1310 E. Pickard St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Piggly wiggly arctic swirls, pina colada skinny dips and caramel apple sundaes will fill the ice cream shaped void in your heart. When it comes to ice cream in Mt. Pleasant, there's no better choice than Doozies. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Cherry Berry
  • Yogurt Bar
  • The Malt Shop Cafe
  • Dairy Queen
 
 

 

 

BEST PIZZA PLACE

The Cabin
(989) 779-9167
930 W. Broomfield St., MI 48858
www.cabinbarmtp.com

The Cabin has been a Mt. Pleasant tradition since 1934. With a wide selections of sauces, toppings and specialties, including gluten free, there are pizzas suited for every palate. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Pisanellos
  • Pizza Hut
  • Cottage Inn
 
 

 

 

 BEST RESTAURANT

Mountain Town Station
(989) 775-2337
506 W. Broadway St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Train station, restaurant or a little of both? Located downtown, this unique steakhouse and brewery have menu options from your favorite pasta to a juicy steak with your favorite locally made craft beer. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Los Palominos
  • Red Lobster
  • Arby's
 
 

 

 

 BEST RESTAURANT BUFFET

Great Wall Chinese Buffet
(989) 775-8030
1025 S. Mission St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Got chinese food cravings? Great Wall can satisfy with crab rangoons, orange chicken, lo mein and much more. Whether you're looking to grab some lunch between classes or looking for a place to go out to dinner with your roommates, Great Wall is the place to be. 

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • China 1 Buffet
  • Dragon Express
  • Ruby Tuesday
 
 

 

 

 BEST STEAK PLACE

Lone Star Steakhouse
(989) 773-7827
5768 E. Pickard Rd, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Channel your inner Texan, and let Lone Star serve you a perfectly seared steak. Pair your New York Strip, Texas Ribeye or bacon-wrapped Filet Mignon with any of Lone Star's delicious sides. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Mountain Town Station
  • Camille's On The River
  • Marty's Bar

 

 
 

 

 

 BEST SUB SHOP

Subway
(989) 779-9801
2359 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Subway is the perfect grab and go meal for those looking for something quick and healthy. From footlongs to personal pizzas, it's easy to fulfill your cravings. Subway's wide variety of sub, salad and pizza combinations make this sub shop a great nutritious option for anyone on budget. 

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Jimmy John's
  • Firehouse Subs
  • Pita Pit
 
 

 

 

 BEST BAKERY

Robaire's Bakery and Doughnut Shop
(989) 772-3516
1903 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Grab a steaming cup of coffee and a fresh doughnut at Robaire's. With options like pumpkin, peanut butter and devil's food, you can find your new favorite flavor. Robaire's will also sweeten your day and events with pastries, cookies and cakes for all occassions.

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Cops & Doughnuts
  • Big Apple Bagel
 
 

 

 

 BEST PLACE FOR COCKTAILS/APPETIZERS

Applebee's
(989) 779-2766
4929 E. Pickard Rd, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

If you're looking for a bite to eat and tasty drinks, Applebee's has you covered. Enjoy half off appetizers and drink specials starting at 8 p.m. on weekdays and 9 p.m. on weekends in its fun, laid back atmosphere. 


OTHER FAVORITES

  • Midori
  • Cheers
 
 

 

 

 BEST LATE NIGHT EATERY

IHOP
(989) 773-4050
5245 E. Pickard Rd, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

When late night hunger strikes, you can count on IHop. Whether you're craving something salty or sweet, its extensive menu has something for you. Count on fresh breakfast, lunch and dinner any time; day or night. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Dog Central
  • Insomnia Cookies
 
 

 

 

BEST UNIQUE FOOD
Bombay Grill
(989) 772-9200
1705 S. Mission St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Are you tired of the same old dining experience? Switch it up and let the Bombay Grill introduce you to authentic Indian cuisine. With a lunch buffet, unique menu and full bar, Bombay is surely an experience you'll remember. 

OTHER FAVORITES

  • Jesus Dogs
  • China Garden
 
 

 

 

BEST RESTAURANT SALAD

Ruby Tuesday
(989) 775-8737
1023 E. Pickard Rd, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

www.rubytuesdays.com

Are you in the mood for a delicious, fresh salad? Look no further than Ruby Tuesday's unlimited salad bar to fill you up. With fresh veggies and a variety of dressings, any craving will be satisfied.

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Panera
  • Olive Garden
 
 

 

             Best Local Brewery

Mountain Town Brewing Co.
(989) 775-8737
506 W. Broadway St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

www.mountaintown.com

With a unique atmostphere in the heart of downtown Mt. Pleasant, Mountain Town is the perfect place to meet for drinks with friends. Try its unique variety of beers on tap and never settle for a boring brewery again!

 

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Hunter's Ale House
  • Crankers

 

 

                                           Best Sushi

 Midori Sushi and Martini Lounge

(989) 775-7723
105 E. Broadway St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

www.midorimp.com

Count on Midori Sushi and Martini Lounge next time you're seeking an upscale dining experience. Located conveniently in downtown Mt. Pleasant, Midori is dedicated to serving cuisine made with the freshest ingredients. For quality seafood and delicious martinis, look no futher than Midori!

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Mountain Town Station
  • Hunan House

 

  Best Restaurant Dessert

Olive Garden

(989) 772-0007
4070 E. Blue Grass Rd. Mt. Pleasant, MI, 48858

www.olivegarden.com

With eight Italian themed desserts to choose from, Olive Garden is the perfect place for any sweet tooth. Options include black tie mousse cake, warm apple crostata and tiramisu. Is your mouth watering yet?

 OTHER FAVORITES

  • Mountain Town Station
  • Applebee's
  • Italian Oven

  

 Best Delivery Food

 Jimmy John's
1901 S. Mission St., Mt. Pleasant, Mi. 48858
(989)775-3844
117 E. Broadway, Mt. Pleasant, Mi. 48858

(989)775-3844

www.jimmyjohns.com

Known best for its quick service, Jimmy John's is a go-to choice for anyone looking for a great meal on a tight schedule. Whatever your order is, it's guaranteed to be freaky fresh and freaky fast. At Jimmy John's, only top of the line ingredients go into each handcrafted sandwich, so high quality food can always be expected. 

 Other Favorites

  • The Cabin
  • Erbert & Gerbert's
  • Pizza King