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Top bar recommendations from locals

Bar
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“The Livery has a lot to offer, even beyond its bar. The building is a must-see with exposed brickwork and multiple levels. The art scene is prominent at The Livery with local art and photography; and live music. OHHH, and the beer is great, especially if you're looking for unique combinations or seasonal specialties. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Silver Harbor Brewing Company has a LOT going for it. Conveniently, it's only 1.5 miles from MI Vacation Retreat. It has great food, great beer, and if you like woodworking as eye candy, a bar and bar back that cannot be beat. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Fabulous food, excellent service and breathtaking views from the patio dining area. Have dinner here after a fun filled day at Silver Beach a few feet away and take it all in as you soak in a mesmerizing sunset!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“Harbor Shores is a Jack Nicklaus (public) Golf Course. The clubhouse is a five-minute drive from the townhome. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“This restaurant is popular with a little bit younger crowd and is owned by the same people who own Bit of Swiss Bakery.”
  • 8 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“North Shore Inn is across the street from its brewery, North Pier Brewing Company. North Shore Inn has a beautiful bar, great burgers, and a friendly staff. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“This spot features a lively interior and wide variety of mexican cuisine but their margaritas are so refreshing on a hot day. Hands down the best drink on the menu is the Cantorito which is tequila and fresh squeezed citrus juices served in a clay pot. Share the molcajete, its a delicous assortment of meats and veggies that comes sizzling hot in a volcanic rock. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good food, nice atmosphere, view of the lake from the bluff, downtown St. Joe milieu.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“We personally love this place during the warmer weather months. It is relaxing, friendly and on the river. Food is good and servers are friendly. Live music as well.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“Tasting room located among the shops in st joesph. Call ahead for groups of 5 or more and check website for seasonal hours.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Coach's Bar & Grill is a good place to go with a solid food menu and a lot of drink options. It is a family friendly environment and will not break the bank.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Gift Shop
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  • 1 local recommends
Winery
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  • 3 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Beautifully located on the bluff overlooking Lake Michigan. During the summer request seating on the patio area to watch the sunset, but be sure to reserve in advance. Really good local with french influence menu. Perfect for a romantic night or special occasion. ”
  • 2 locals recommend