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Best things to do in East Grand Rapids

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Lake
“There is a beautiful Park and Nature trails around the lake and through the surrounding neighborhoods. Great spot for a picnic by the water. ”
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Bar
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“Less than 1/2 mile away. Great views of Reed's Lake, good food, moderately priced. ”
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Food
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“This has been the family staple for Ice Cream as long as I know. Feels like a candy shop and and our kids love the train that runs around the ceiling track inside the store. ”
5local recommendations
Bar
“About 1/2 mile away. Good food, cocktails and wine selection. Menu is seasonal and creative. Nice neighborhood vibe ”
1local recommendations
Park
“Just a short walk away! Great spot to walk or put a blanket at to read a book. They also have music and movies in the summer at the park.”
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Point of Interest
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Neighbourhood
“Grocery store, fun shops, great restaurants (cheap kids meals), salons, coffee and ice cream. ”
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Point of Interest
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Pub
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“Derby Station is right in East Grand Rapids' gaslight village. Tasty food. Also a good place to watch a game or enjoy a beer. A great walk on a nice night! ”
2local recommendations
Neighbourhood
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Café
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Ice Cream Shop
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Library
“Really great library located on Reeds Lake just a shot walk away. Go for a great wifi spot to do work or just to chill and read. Also has a great back deck that overlooks the lake with picnic tables and benches.”
1local recommendations
Pizza Place
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1local recommendations
Park
“Amazing park. Right on the lake. Great walking trails. No swimming though :( ”
1local recommendations