Restaurants

Aladdin's Express

Middle Eastern. Possibly the best Falafel in town!

Downtown
AnQi Sushi Express

Excellent Sushi at an affordable price.

Downtown
Avenue Cafe

Formerly Gone Wired Cafe, the Avenue Cafe is an eclectic neighborhood hangout on Lansing’s Eastside – one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the entire country.

East Side

Lansing Downtown's only dedicated barbecue joint. Wide array of choices.

Downtown

Hot dogs and Mexican one block east of Lugnuts Stadium!

Downtown

Beggar's Banquet is an East Lansing icon since 1973. The menu is diverse with something for just about everyone. The wine and beer lists are some of the best in East Lansing and the crowd is more diverse than other establishments in the area.

East Lansing

The fastest growing coffee franchise in the Midwest serving the world's best coffee. Always a wide selection of flavors and varieties. A Lansing staple.

Downtown

The fastest growing coffee franchise in the Midwest serving the world's best coffee. Always a wide selection of flavors and varieties. A Lansing staple.

Downtown

The fastest growing coffee franchise in the Midwest serving the world's best coffee. Always a wide selection of flavors and varieties. A Lansing staple.

Downtown

Brannigan Brothers is back! Suits Tavern has become Brannigan Brothers again. Live music, great food and drinks and right in the heart of downtown Lansing.

Downtown

Capital City Food Court is a central place for food truck vendors to operate. Detroit Frankie’s Wood Fired Brick Oven is there now. Others are signing up. At the corner of Cedar and Oakland.

Downtown

Clara's is still run by the family that founded it. A converted train depot, Clara's offers the opportunity to dine in a real train car or take a seat in the balcony overlooking a wonderfully restored building.

Downtown

Cottage Inn, Inc.-The first Cottage Inn restaurant opened it's doors at 512 East William, Ann Arbor in 1948. This restaurant has had the distinction of being the first restaurant in Ann Arbor to serve pizza. The current ownership acquired the building at 512 E.

Downtown

A locally owned place to grab a quick sub, wrap or salad. They have a wide variety of fresh ingredients and friendly service.

Downtown

Located in the heart of Lansing Downtown, Eden Rock offers a great menu with some unique choices. Drink specials daily. The patio is one of the best downtown when the temperatures are right.

Downtown

Empire Szechuan has a great menu with all of the usual choices. Fast and friendly service with delivery available.

Downtown
The Exchange

The Exchange has live music every night of the week. From smooth jazz, smokin' blues, popular dance tunes, hilarious interaction and there is never a cover. The Exchange has a top shelf liquor supply as well as the finest wines. Their award winning cosmopolitan martini is a must-try.

Downtown
Firehouse Subs

Growing up in a family that is both entrepreneurial and built on decades of fire and police service, it seems we were destined to start Firehouse Subs®. Of course we tried other things along the way to our American dream – rock ’n’ roll, real estate, even Christmas tree farming.

Downtown
Grand Traverse Pie Company

Warm apple pies, chicken pot pies and gourmet salads delivered directly to people working downtown who want Grand Traverse Pie Company goods for lunch or after work.

Downtown
Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurant

Downtown Lansing's original Mexican restaurant. Everything is hand-made with the freshest ingredients.

Downtown
Jersey Giant Subs Menu

Locally owned by the Slocum family, Jersey Giant first came to East Lansing from New Jersey in 1979. Phenomenal subs with the best ingredients.

This location will be open from 10am - 7pm daily and from 11pm - 3am Thursday through Saturday for that all so important 4th meal.

Downtown
Juice Nation

Juice Nation is a must for the health-conscious downtown visitors and regulars. They have many different choices of smoothies, juices and tea. Stop by today for a great drink and an important immune system boost!

Downtown
Kelly's Downtown

Kelly's Downtown is a traditional Irish Pub with decor actually from Ireland. All the usual Irish beers and drinks as well as some traditional Irish menu items. Kelly's is a friendly atmosphere with the bar right in the middle making for a social environment.

Downtown
Knight Cap

The Knight Cap has been in downtown Lansing since 1969. Fine dining with a professional staff and a wonderful selection of spirits is why they have continued to be a downtown staple.

Downtown
Lenny's Sub Shop

Lenny's Sub Shop was born in Memphis Tennessee but it's the Philly Cheesesteaks that have made them famous.

Downtown
Los Tres Amigos

Los Tres Amigos is the best choice for Mexican dinner downtown. The menu is huge and the drinks are great. They have a patio for the nice weather in the summer and a festive atmosphere indoors year round.

Downtown
Lou & Harry's

Lou and Harry's has been around the Lansing area for a long time but are new to downtown Lansing. Fantastic gyros and other Greek deli food.

Downtown
Mediteran and Deli

Mediteran is a casual dining experience with fine dining food. Great patio seating for the summer months.

Downtown
Midtown Beer Company

The former Michigan Brewing Company pub is now Midtown Beer Company.
MBC Pub offers a full menu and a great selection of microbrews from around Michigan on tap.

Downtown
Moriarty's Pub

Moriarty's is where you go if you want to play darts and hear some great live music. It's an eclectic atmosphere but well worth a stop. They have the usual bar menu and do it well.

Downtown
New Daily Bagel

The New Daily Bagel has been serving some of the best bagels in Downtown Lansing for over 20 years.

Downtown
Nuthouse Sports Grill

The Nuthouse Sports Grill came to be around the same time as the Lugnuts opening season. They've been serving a great menu with a wide selection of beers and other drinks. Pool tables and plenty of room for private parties.

Downtown
Palace of Jamaica Caribbean

Authentic Jamaican cuisine.

Downtown
REO Town Pub

Clean friendly Pub in the heart of REO Town just two three blocks south of 496 on S. Washington Ave. Great prices with daily drink & food specials with fun bartenders.

REO Town
Sir Pizza Grand Cafe Old Town

Sitting along the flowing river in Old Town, where tires were once produced , you will find a neighborly cafe with old world charm.

Old Town
Spotted Dog Cafe

The Spotted Dog Cafe has a comfortable atmosphere with good coffee and deli sandwiches. A nice quiet place to stop for breakfast or lunch during the week.

Downtown
Strange Matter Coffee Co

The idea is simple, bring the concept of high quality coffee to the residents, students and tourists of Lansing, Michigan! We will offer a significantly higher quality method of preparation and attention to detail.

East Side
Subway

Fast, reliable and usually open.

Downtown
Sultan's Express

Authentic Middle Eastern cuisine served quickly. A great change of pace for lunch.

Downtown
Taco 911

From the roots of Famous Taco comes Ruben Aldaco's Taco 911. Mexican beers, tacos, burritos and the popular mush bowl are on the menu.

Downtown
Taps 25

The beer selection is phenomenal and the location is great. The menu is mostly appetizers but they have the essentials.

Downtown
Tavern and Tap

Formerly known as Tavern on the Square, Tavern and Tap has moved up and expanded. Locally known as a political hangout, Tavern has a unique menu and a sophisticated crowd.

Downtown
Thai Village

Thai Village features authentic Thai cuisine at a reasonable price.

Downtown

The Cosmos features wood-fired gourmet pizza.

Old Town
The Firm Lounge

The Firm lounge features the ultimate dining and dancing experience. Open for lunch and dinner daily, The Firm features a unique drink menu, and an exciting nightlife atmosphere including live music, energetic DJs, pool tables and fun promotions.

Downtown
Tom and Chee Lansing

Tom+Chee has the widest and most creative selections of grilled cheese sandwiches, including the Grippo’s BBQ+Bacon and the Grilled Cheese Donut. They also offer wonderful homemade soups and fresh salads.

Downtown
Troppo

Experience dining and social events in an unmatched setting. Enjoy the best view of the Capitol Dome as well as lunch, dinner and cocktails while unwinding on our patio. Entertain 12 to 125 clients, family and friends for any occasion in our fully furnished private dining rooms.

Downtown
Waterfront Bar and Grill

The Waterfront Bar and Grill is one of the few places to grab a bite to eat or drink right on the Lansing River Trail. Located in the new Lansing City Market just north of the Lansing Center. Huge patio with great afternoon sun.

Downtown
What Up Dawg

What Up Dawg is nestled amongst a few of the bars on Michigan Ave and serves up some awesome hot dogs!

Downtown
Zoobie's

Zoobie's Old Town Tavern has a great vibe. Owned by Old Town locals, Zoobie's has a great neighborhood feel with a great selection of beer, liquor and wine. Now with the attached Cosmos, you'll be able to enjoy the charm of Zoobie's and a great pizza from Cosmos!

Old Town
Zoup Downtown Lansing

The soup and bread are fantastic. Lots of different kinds including vegetarian.

Downtown