Food and Drink

Whether it`s a burger and beer or a martini and chef`s plate, you`ll be able to satisfy your craving at one of the many South Haven restaurants. There are classic American diners, upscale destinations, pizza joints and ethnic options. On the water or on the beach. Right in town or out in the country. With vineyards and craft breweries to tour as well, you can try something new every day.

50`s Drive In

50`s Drive In

Classic Drive-In meals reminiscent of yesteryear! You can eat in your car, at picnic tables under an awning, or inside. Hamburgers, shakes, onion rings and everything else you`d expect from a classic drive-in diner! OPEN SEASONALLY
Location: 8510 M-140 Hwy. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.1954
Black River Tavern

Black River Tavern

Black River Tavern specializes in fresh food made to order daily. Our menu offers unique dishes at very reasonable prices...some say too cheap for the high quality! This is not traditional tavern food as you will see from our Coastal Cakes to our Chef`s own macaroni and cheese and the Black River Dog to Ma`s Shrimp. A family atmosphere, Black River Tavern offers something for everyone. Conveniently located on the corner of Phoenix Street and Kalamazoo Street, the tavern offers some of the best views of the harbor and the South Haven lighthouse. Come in for dinner and stay for cocktails at the full-service bar, newly restored to its original tavern roots. Black River Tavern is a refreshing addition to the vibrant flavor of downtown South Haven.
Location: 403 Phoenix St. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.4837
Brix Corner Oven

Brix Corner Oven

The aroma of wood-fired flatbread pizza is filling the air, as a South Haven`s newest hot spot, Brix Corner Oven, will be the perfect place to enjoy the company of friends and family in a lively atmosphere. Locally owned & operated by the owners of Phoenix Street Restaurant, a landmark of downtown South Haven for over ten years, and Julia`s Cafe & Wine Bar. We believe in using the highest quality ingredients for our menu & offer light-hearted, superior customer to meet our goal of bringing South Haven an outdoor dining experience that is unparalleled.
Location: 402 Eagle Street South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269-767-7342
Captain Lou`s

Captain Lou`s

Come to everyone`s favorite spot in South Haven, Michigan! At Captain Lou`s you can enjoy a wonderful meal & cold beer along with the best service in town! With tons of outdoor seating right on the Black River, you can sit back, relax, and watch the boats go by! We have live bands every weekend! OPEN SEASONALLY
Location: 278 Dyckman Ave. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.3965
Captain Nemo`s

Captain Nemo`s

Captain Nemo`s a 25-year tradition. Open Daily at 5:30 am with seasonal closing hours. We serve breakfast, homemade soups, salads and have daily specials. We also proudly hand dip Sherman`s Ice Cream. A smoke-free restaurant. There are 2 loft apartments available for rental with a deck overlooking the beautiful Black River Harbor Area.
Location: 407 Phoenix St. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.5372
Clementine`s

Clementine`s

Family owned since 1982, Clementine`s is a casual dining family restaurant located in the masterfully refurbished Citizen`s Bank building, circa 1896, steeped in period architecture and memorabilia. Known for their outstanding food, exceptional service and grand atmosphere, Clementine`s has become a South Haven landmark and is a must stop while in town!
Location: 500 Phoenix St. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.4755
Kilwin`s

Kilwin`s

Kilwin`s is a quality confectioner featuring handmade chocolates, Mackinac Island-style fudge, and original recipe ice cream. Caramel corns and brittles are also made right in the store as well as waffle cones and caramel apples. The confections are made in the storefront window and everybody can enjoy watching as our fudge and caramel is made the "old-fashioned" way in shiny copper kettles then cooled on marble slab tables and crafted with wooden paddles. Caramel apples are hand-dipped in freshly made, original recipe caramel and pretzels, krispie treats, cookies, and many more items are dipped in creamy milk, dark, and white chocolate. Open Year Round! Mon - Thu: 10:00 am-9:00 pm Fri - Sat: 10:00 am-11:00 pm Sun: 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Location: 415 Phoenix South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 1-269-639-1195
Kitchen 527

Kitchen 527

Burgers, brews, and more! Good for kids, outdoor seating, take out, waiter service.
Location: 527 Phoenix St South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.7527
Maria`s

Maria`s

Located just a couple of blocks from everything that`s happening in Downtown South Haven, Michigan, Maria`s Taste of Italy has become a destination for real family friendly Italian dining. With homemade Italian sausage and homemade Italian meatballs made daily, it`s no wonder AJ, Donna, and their wonderful staff get such rave reviews. Come experience recipes that have been in the Distefano family for more than 70 years and learn for yourself why Maria`s gets reviews from dining travelers from all over the country.
Location: 330 Center St. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.3663
North Side Memories

North Side Memories

Catering for all occasions available. Boxed lunches and dinners for your day on the boat! One stop shopping, buy your beer, wine, liquor, ice, etc. here! Deli and party store, caterers with delivery available. Full service. Serving Sherman`s ice cream in the summer. Open year around.
Location: 112 Dyckman Ave. South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.8319
Samuel Mancino`s

Samuel Mancino`s

The Samuel Mancino`s name is well-known throughout communities as a reliable source of quality and value, particularly noted by our famous oven-baked grinders and a welcoming environment that combine to create a memorable dining experience.
Location: 08093 M 140 South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.9400
Sophie`s Steakhouse & Bar

Sophie`s Steakhouse & Bar

Sophie`s Steakhouse is the newest addition to South-West Michigan, copper, ledge-stone and leather fill the room. Smiles, fire and the aroma of fresh cut steaks being seared. We built a 768 bottle wine nook to keep our precious lot of innovative grape juice properly stored and served. A great selection of spirits and local brew too! Whether its a hand ground burger on Tuesday with your cowgirl hat or Date night with your man sharing a 24 oz old fashioned Rib-steak. Sophie`s is the place to cure your tummy-tickling need for a great piece of meat... Grab a Seat... Eat Something Real!
Location: 272 Broadway South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: 269.637.2121
Sweet Haven Candy Shop

Sweet Haven Candy Shop

An old-fashioned candy store, featuring retro candies, homemade fudge, bulk candy, Jelly Belly`s, salt water taffy, and soda pop.
Location: 411 Phoenix Street South Haven, MI 49090
Phone: (269) 637-7722
Taste

Taste

On a hot June afternoon in 2006, at present day Taste, Joel, a Chef from Chicago, ordered a drink from a charming bartender, Heidi. This is where their love story began. As a couple they enjoy dining out, sampling a variety of appetizers rather than a full dinner each. It was this love of trying various menu items that bred the small plates concept for Taste.
Location: 402 Phoenix St.
Phone: 269-637-0010
The Depot

The Depot

If your looking for great food or a large selection of craft beer, wines and spirits the depot is your one stop shop.
Location: 555 Dyckman Ave.
Phone: 269-639-8045
Admiral Jacks

Admiral Jacks

Admiral Jack`s is located on the Black River. We have live music on most weekends. We do not take reservations.
Location: 515 Williams St. South Haven, MI
Phone: 269-872-3607