Dining

The many restaurants in South Haven offer unique and authentic dishes made with quality ingredients that will tempt your taste buds. Also enjoy the many wineries of Southwest Michigan.

50`s Drive In

50`s Drive In

Classic drive-in meals that you can eat in your car, at picnic tables under an awning, or inside. Open seasonally.
Black River Tavern

Black River Tavern

Specializes in fresh food made to order daily. They feature coastal cakes, their own macaroni and cheese, a Black River Dog and Ma`s Shrimp. Come play a game of darts, shoot some pool or enjoy live music in a family atmosphere.
Cafe Julia

Cafe Julia

Cafe serving coffee, breakfast, lunch, baked goods, wine and tapas.
Captain Lou`s

Captain Lou`s

Features outdoor seating right on the Black River. Watch the boats go by at Captain Lou`s and enjoy a delicious meal with your favorite beverage. Live bands every weekend. Open seasonally.
Captain Nemo`s

Captain Nemo`s

A South Haven tradition for 25 years. Open daily at 5:30 am with seasonal closing hours. Serves breakfast, homemade soups, salads, daily specials and hand dipped Sherman`s Ice Cream.
Clementine`s

Clementine`s

Family owned since 1982, Clementines is a casual dining, family restaurant located in the refurbished Citizens Bank building, circa 1896, steeped in period architecture and memorabilia. Clementines has become a South Haven landmark.
Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen

Serves shakes, sundaes, banana splits, Blizzards, cakes and sandwiches. Dine indoors or outdoors on our upstairs deck overlooking historic downtown South Haven. Open seasonally.
Golden Brown Bakery

Golden Brown Bakery

Established for 65 years, the 80-seat cafeteria specializes in "hometown tastes." They serve breakfast all day, have an espresso bar, and cater events. They make pies for the Blueberry Pie-Eating Contest.
Hawks Head Restaurant

Hawks Head Restaurant

Serves gourmet cuisine for lunch and dinner.
Idler Riverboat

Idler Riverboat

Home of the Bayou Beach Club and Creole Tavern! Enjoy dining indoors or outdoors aboard a retired riverboat. Serves homemade food including soups, chilli`s, specials and desserts that are made fresh daily.
Kilwin`s

Kilwin`s

Kilwin`s is a quality confectioner featuring handmade chocolates, Mackinac Island-style fudge, and original recipe ice cream. Caramel corns, brittles, waffle cones and caramel apples are made in the store. Enjoy watching confections being made in the store front window.
Maple Grove Tavern

Maple Grove Tavern

A family restaurant known for burgers, slow cooked shredded pork, sandwiches and ribs. Great for the whole family.
Maria`s

Maria`s

Maria`s Taste of Italy is known for real family friendly Italian dining that specializes in homemade Italian sausage and Italian meatballs that are made daily.
North Beach Concession Stand

North Beach Concession Stand

This beach concession stand has a great selection of food. Enjoy hot dogs, Polish sausage, brats, shredded BBQ pork sandwiches, nacho/chips and popcorn. Refreshing cones, malts, shakes, hot fudge sundaes are all made with Sherman`s ice cream and can be purchased without leaving the beach.
Phoenix Street Cafe

Phoenix Street Cafe

Serves a delicious and surprising menu. Lunch, deli, dine in, carry out and full service catering available. They specialize in fresh food, Boars Head meats, cheeses, artisan bread and homemade soups. Their menu includes a large vegetarian selection of items.
Sherman`s Dairy Bar

Sherman`s Dairy Bar

Serves ice cream and frozen yogurt delights. They offer cones, malts, specialty sundaes and their famous Pig`s Dinner. During peak season they serve 53 different flavors of ice cream. Sherman`s ice cream is made in South Haven.
Sophie`s Steakhouse and Bar

Sophie`s Steakhouse and Bar

Dine in a copper, ledge-stone and leather fill room with the aroma of fresh cut steaks being seared. Featuring a 768 bottle wine cellar, selection of spirits and local brews.
Su Casa

Su Casa

Su Casa Restaurante is family owned. The seasonal menu features authentic Mexican Cuisine prepared with the freshest quality ingredients.
Subs N` More

Subs N` More

Serves pizzas, nachos, garlic bread, subs, salads, Boscos and potato skins. Bread and pizza dough are made daily. They offer over 20 different varieties of subs and white or wheat bread can be purchased by the loaf.
Taste

Taste

Small Plates and Martini Bar - specializes in exquisite, affordable small plate cuisine and known for their signature, premium martinis.
Tello Italian Bistro

Tello Italian Bistro

Offers a cozy and intimate atmosphere with soft jazz music, rum-toned walls and soft glowing candle light. The rustic wood tables, made by the owners, are set with fine china and stemware. The authentic but contemporary menu is made with the freshest ingredients from local farmers and even has fresh fish flown in a couple times a week. Offers an extensive wine list.
The Thirsty Perch Fish House

The Thirsty Perch Fish House

Offers a nautical atmosphere with custom built raw bar featuring many varieties of shellfish including East and West coast oysters, fresh clams, prawns and crab.
Venezia Restaurant

Venezia Restaurant

Part of downtown South Haven for almost 30 years serving original Italian recipes.
Admiral Jack`s

Admiral Jack`s

Admiral Jack`s serves food and drinks on the river! Open Seasonally.
Kitchen 527

Kitchen 527

Fresh seafood, gourmet burgers, fine wine, signature cocktails and local beer!
Gino`s East

Gino`s East

We are proud to announce our first ever Gino`s East in Michigan with this fabulous location in South Haven. Prepare yourselves for this Chicago trademark deep dish pizza!