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3121 E. Grand River Ave.
Lansing, MI 48912
Phone: (517) 351-1440
Fax: (517) 351-6220
Bars & Cafes
Named after the Michigan Agricultural College, Mac's Bar has been in the forefront of patronizing independent and unsigned musicians who need a platform to showcase their talent. The bar itself is an intimate space with cheery waitstaff amid the cozy interiors. Check website for details on any upcoming events.
The Avenue Cafe is a bar located in Lansing. Known for its great combination of beers and cocktails, this cafe calls all the fun-loving people to its doors. There is a karaoke night every Monday and a game night every Tuesday, where they have crazy board games. The Lansing Pinball League meets here once a week, you're welcome to join! On Wednesdays, all drinks come at half-rate. So, drop in with your mates and enjoy refreshing pints, along with live music every evening.
Taps 25 is a small local bar located in Lansing Charter Township. The atmosphere is friendly with a highly knowledgeable bartender and remains open till late in the night. It offers real good beers at very low rates. One can find most of the local draft beers here although the list of beers is limited. They have a table for fooseball and a decent menu serving tacos with cheese dips, nachos and hummus.
Metropolitan Lounge is a friendly bar lounge in the Troppo restaurant, situated in Lansing, MI. The interiors are rich and there is a relaxing seating arrangement made to provide all the comfort. They have a great selection of wines, cocktails and martinis to choose from. There is also a social hour featuring every evening from 3p to 6p.
The House of Eden Rock is a great place to stop by if you're in the mood for a simple meal and some great beer. This bar and grill boasts a selection of 24 beers on tap, alongside a food menu featuring a modest yet delicious variety of burgers, salads, creative flat breads, soups and hand-tossed pizzas. As most of the food is prepared fresh and is made to order, wait times tend to be a little longer than usual. While the indoor dining area is pleasant and warm it can get a bit crowded over the weekend, so be sure to arrive early and grab a seat at one of the tables set up on the patio, and indulge a bit of fresh air and people watching as you wait for your meal to arrive.
Dusty's is undeniably one of the top fine-dine destinations in and around Okemos. Experience the classy atmosphere and rustic setting featuring nouvelle American cuisine and world-class wines at Dusty's Wine Bar. The approachable menu highlights inventive creations that borrow international flavors while being rooted to the local palette. Must-try's include Seared & Baked Scottish Salmon Filet, African "Berbere" Spiced Rack of Lamb and New England Seafood Pan Roast. Or one could choose from the classics menu which lists exquisite dishes like Telicherry Pepper and Sea Salt Dusted Filet Mignon and Three Cheese Penne Rigate. A separate Tapas & Pastas menu is also offered. The award-winning wine list perfectly complements the food, making for a pleasurable dining experience. Reservations are highly recommended.
Fahrenheit Ultra Lounge & Grille is a bar lounge located in the city of Lansing. With colorful lights and an amazing vibe to it, this spot is a hit with the locals. It is a great place if one wishes to chill out on the dance floor or to catch up with some friends over a few drinks. They have a great DJ with a superb sound system. You can also try some of the bites offered here which include sausages, cheese, salsa and chips.
Hooters of Lansing is a vibrant sports bar located in the neighborhood of East Battenfield in Lansing. There is a great vibe to the place and it welcomes all the neighborhood locals. The menu features various salads, soups, burgers and their famous juicy Buffalo chicken wings with a range of 14 sauces to pick from. Drop in to enjoy your favorite sport with their crispy fried chicken.
Ukai Japanese Steak, Sushi & Seafood is a Japanese restaurant which is located in the city of Lansing. It has a classic interior with neatly placed tables and carved wooden chairs. This place offers freshly grilled steak, seafood and chicken seasoned with the ultimate flavors. They also have a special sushi bar where one can discover the taste of authentic Japanese cuisine.