There are many wonderful dining options near our The DeLano Mansion Inn or a short, scenic drive to our nearby towns. Here are our recommendations on our very favorite places to dine or pick up a delightful something to eat!


Grill House & Silo Banquet Facility
You can become the grill master with the best steaks around!! Also serving soups, salads and sandwiches.  We enjoy the quality of the steaks and never leave hungry.
1071 32nd St. Allegan MI 49010

Our newest restaurant in Allegan which offers a variety of dinner items, appetizers and craft beers to accompany your dinner.  Lunch will be added shortly for guests who enjoy eating before 5 P.M.                    412 Water Street, Allegan, MI
(269) 512-7201                                                                                                                 

Located within walking distance from the DeLano Mansion, on Water Street in downtown Allegan, Mug Shots is an independently owned & operated coffee, dessert and sandwich shop committed to providing customers with the finest coffee experience.  We enjoy the coffees, sandwiches and salads and of course, the view of the river. 
340 Water Street, Allegan, MI 49010 
(269) 355-1605

Something Sweet
The best selection of sweets in the area. Novelties, hand-made truffles, fudges, and other divine treats. They are THE ones we use for all of our gourmet sweets orders!  We never have chocolates or truffles left when the guest leaves, that is how good they are!
109 Locust St. Allegan, MI 49010 
(269) 686-8584

Iron Bridge Sports Bar
Under new management and reopened as a Sports Bar this is already a local favorite for good food, good beer and good times! We enjoy the burgers, nachos and appetizers.                                                                118 Brady Street, Allegan, MI 49010                                                                                                                 (269)686-9900  

Lynx Grill
Gently rolling hills, scenic vistas and dramatic sky views surround your dining experience at The LYNX Grill, which was designed to offer a casual and relaxed atmosphere to the public. Open seven days a week in season (April through October) and four days a week during the winter months (November through March). The LYNX Grill offers a wide variety of entrees, sandwiches, soups, salads, comfort foods and home made desserts. Our menu changes seasonally to take advantage of the freshest ingredients available.
900 Lincoln Road, Otsego, MI 49078
(269) 694-1313

Montage Market
A downtown Allegan specialty market within walking distance of the DeLano Mansion Inn featuring wine, craft beer, a deli case, gift baskets, grocery, and Made in Michigan items.   Our daughter enjoys visiting to purchase the craft beers to take back to Raleigh, N.C.  
137 Brady St, Allegan, MI 49010 
(269) 355-1655

Village Market
Grocery store for your misc. emergency needs, as well as fine wine selection, liquor, cheeses and fruits. We shop here for our own groceries.  
100 Monroe St. Allegan MI 49010 
(269) 673-4234

South Haven

A martini and small plate restaurant for the discerning palate. Choose four items to share and you will be very pleased with your choose from the menu with too many items to list. We have enjoyed several small plates to share between ourselves.  Check the menu in our Inn.
402 Phoenix Road, South Haven, MI 49090
(269) 637-0010


Salt of the Earth
Rustic American Eatery & Bakery.  We enjoyed eating here at Christmas when our daughter and boyfriend were visiting.  The home made s'more was too big to eat after our dinner.
114 E. Main St. Fennville, MI 49408 
269.561.SALT (7258)

Fenn Valley Vinayards & Wine Cellar Fenn Valley Vineyards is a family owned and operated vineyard and winery complex established in 1973. Their goal has always been to produce world-class wines from grapes grown along the shore of Lake Michigan. The Fenn Valley estate is a 240 acre farm located five miles from Lake Michigan just south of Holland, Michigan.  We enjoy sharing the many wines this winery is known for with our guests.
6130 122nd Ave Fennville, MI 49408 
(269) 561-2396

Crane's Pie Pantry Restaurant & Bakery
Located in Fennville, right near the Lake Michigan shoreline and the longtime favorite travel destinations of Saugatuck and Douglas. When you visit, you'll find them nestled amongst the lush, fruit-growing ourchards on the Crane's farm. A huge menu of homemade, handcrafted soups, sandwiches, Michigan fruit pies & desserts, breads and more is sure to please any appetite. You can also take home any of their famous homemade Michigan fruit pies, desserts and Michigan fruit preserves.  We have baked the pies for our guests in the summer which smell so good when you arrive.
6054 124th Ave (M-89) Fennville, MI 49408
(269) 561-2297


DeBoer's Bakery
Located in downtown Holland, serving breakfast and luncheons with a bakery to bring home the delicious baked goods.  Hours are Mon-Fri 6-11:30, Sat 6-1 and Sun 8-1.  We enjoy the breakfast for lunch and taking something home with us.
360 Douglas Avenue, Holland, MI 49423                                                                        

Boatwerks Waterfront Restaurant
Located right on the water, with indoor and outdoor dining. Excellent menu, great service and upscale atmosphere.
216 Van Raalte Ave. Holland, MI 49423 
(616) 396-0600

Butch’s Dry Dock
Wine shop and deli by day, and very upscale dining room in the evening. A “Must” place to eat when in Holland. Innkeeper’s favorite!!!
44 E 8th St. Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-8227

Pereddies Restaurant and Deli
This little gem is a must go, hidden off the main streets, the bakery is phenomenal, fresh breads baked daily, and the deli counter is small but stocked with some great treats. I suggest the feta or gorgonzola stuffed olives!!! 
447 Washington Ave. Holland, MI 49423
(616) 394-3061

Alpen Rose Casual fine dining establishment featuring American classics and European fare from France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Austria. Elegant for romantic dinners, banquets, special events or business meetings.
4 East 8th Street Holland, MI 49423
(616) 393-2111

Saugatuck & Douglas

The Dining Room at Clearbrook and The Grill Room at Clearbrook
Elegant Fine and Casual Dining in a “Country Club” atmosphere. The menu on the Dining Room side changes nightly. Reservations Accepted.
6494 Clearbrook Dr. Saugatuck, MI 49453

The Belvedere Inn
Elegant, romantic setting in one of Saugatuck’s most beautiful buildings. An eclectic menu with a French flair. Reservations Accepted.
3656 63rd St. Saugatuck, MI 49453

Everyday People Cafe
Casual, hip dining featuring eclectic American-Bistro fare. The cocktail and wine garden is a perfect outdoor summer-time retreat. Reservations highly recommended.
11 Center St. Douglas, MI 49406
(269) 857-4240

Restaurant Toulouse
Elegant French Country atmosphere, nice patio, excellent Country French Cuisine. Winner of the Wine Spectator award. Reservations accepted.
248 Culver St. Saugatuck, MI 49453 
(269) 857-1561

Phil’s Bar & Grille
Fun local spot, good food, high-energy bar.
215 Butler St. Saugatuck, MI 49453
(269) 857-1555

The Mermaid
Waterfront setting, fun people & boat watching. Casual dining. Especially nice for lunch. No reservations.
340 Water St. Saugatuck, MI 49453 
(269) 857-8208

Wally’s Bar & Grill
Fun bar scene. Excellent burgers! No reservations.Bar stays open until 2:00 am for drinks only. 128 Hoffman St. Saugatuck, MI 49453
(269) 857-5641


Four Roses Cafe
Casual, fine dining cafe. Menu changes daily and will be determined by what is available in local markets each day. Fresh Whitefish Grenoble, Roasted Porkloin, and adding new dishes everyday. Pastry kitchen also serving up favorites such as Peanut Butter Pie, Black Bottom Pie and Sticky Toffee Pudding. This is one of our favorite restaurants to enjoy either lunch or dinner.  Open Tuesday thru Saturday.
663 10th St, Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-1077

Old Mill Brewpub & Grill
Built in 1870, this four-story building was once the largest buckwheat flour mill in the country. Old Mill Brewpub & Grill crafts its own draft beer and also offers bottled beer, wine and liquor. This full service restaurant features indoor and outdoor seating with daily specials. We have enjoyed a craft beer with a great sandwich several times...
717 E. Bridge St, Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 204-6601  

Grand Rapids

Founders Brewing Company
Named the world’s 3rd best brewery in 2013, home to two of the planet’s top 10 beers, Founders also offers delicious handcrafted sandwiches and more.
235 Grandville Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 776-2182

Downtown Market
Come to the Market and meet up with old neighbors and undiscovered friends, all within the heart of Grand Rapids. Seven days a week, you'll discover local, independent businesses owned by people who came from near and far to be here.
435 Ionia Ave. SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Electric Cheetah
Real food prepared from scratch using high quality, natural, local and organic ingredients, by real people who care about where your food comes from.
1015 Wealthy St SE Grand Rapids, MI

San Chez Bistro
San Chez Bistro offers a blend of authentic European and Mediterranean cuisine in a fun, laid-back, and artful atmosphere.
38 West Fulton Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616.774.8272 (TAPA)