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Wednesday, December 3,2008

FOOD FINDER

by City Pulse
FOOD FINDER

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update for the listings, please call us
at (517) 371-5600 x. 11, or e-mail
food@lansingcitypulse.com.



FB = Full Bar
WB = Wine & Beer
TO = Take Out
D = Delivery
RES = Reservations
OM = Online Menu
P = Patio
SF - Smoke Free
WiFi-Wireless Internet



Average price per
person, not including
drinks:
$ - Less than $8
$$ - $8 to $14
$$$ - $14 to $20
$$$$ - Over $20


Cafes & Diners


FLEETWOOD
DINER—A
staple on
this throwback diner’s
menu is the Hippie Hash,
a medley of shredded
potatoes, green peppers,
mushrooms, broccoli,
onions and tomatoes
combined with any
meat and cheese on the
menu. 2211 S. Cedar St.,
Lansing. Open 24 hours
except 1 a.m.- 4 a.m.
Friday-Saturday. (517)
267-7606. TO, $



GOLDEN HARVEST
— Featuring homecooked
meals made from
scratch every morning,
this breakfast and lunch
spot has been a Lansing
staple for more than 50
years. The restaurant’s
specialties include the
popular dragon sausage,
made from a secret
recipe. 1625 Turner St.,
Lansing. 7 a.m. – 2:30
p.m. Monday – Friday, 8
a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Saturday
& Sunday. (517) 485-
3663. www.myspace.
com/golden_harvest. $



GONE WIRED CAFE—
This popular hangout
and study spot serves
more than coffee. Hungry
java junkies can also try
one of several specialty
pizzas or create their
own omelet. Diners in
a hurry can grab a premade
wrap or sandwich
and hit the road. 2021 E.
Michigan Ave., Lansing. 8
a.m. – midnight Monday-
Friday, 9 a.m. – midnight
Saturday & Sunday. (517)
853-0550. www.gonewiredlansing.com.
TO, P, SF, Wi-Fi, $



GRAND TRAVERSE PIE
CO.
— This bakery, cafe
and catering company
is known for its pies.
They serve fruit and
cream pies, potpies and
quiches. Their menu also
includes sandwiches, salads
and grab-and-go dinner
items. Also serving
espresso and Fair Trade
coffees. 3536 Meridian
Crossing Drive, Okemos.
6:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.
– 8:30 p.m. Saturday, 10
a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday.
(517) 381-7437. www.
gtpie.com. D, TO, P, OM,
WIFI, SF$


Second location at 1403
E. Grand River Ave., East
Lansing. 6:30 a.m. – 10
p.m. Monday – Friday, 7
a.m. – 10 p.m. Saturday-
Sunday. (517)-203-3304.
D, TO, P, OM, WIFI $


 



GREEN RIVER CAFE—
All foods made in this
kitchen are organic and
most are vegetarian. The
Veggie Delight is a menu
standout, with hummus,
avocado, cucumber, red
onion, tomato and alfalfa
sprouts generously piled
on whole wheat bread.
Pair it with a cup of
homemade vegan miso
soup for a hearty, meatless
meal. 307 MAC Ave.,
East Lansing. 7 a.m.-9
p.m. Monday-Friday; 9:30
a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday &
Sunday. (517) 999-3700.
www.greenrivercafe.com.
TO, D, OM, WIFI. SF $



HOBIE’S—Hearty soups,
subs stacked high with
meats and toppings and
much more are served
cafeteria-style in this
restaurant laden with
sports memorabilia. 930
Trowbridge Road, East
Lansing. 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-8
p.m. Saturday. (517) 351-
3800. www.hobiesrestaurant.com.
OM, TO, Wi-Fi, WB, SF, $



HOMETOWN DINER—
Generous portions of
breakfast favorites and
plenty of lunch options,
too, highlighted by homemade
hamburgers. 1040
S. Pennsylvania Ave.,
Lansing. 6 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Monday – Thursday; 6
a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday, 7
a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday -
Sunday. (517) 372-5535.
(517) 372-5535. TO, SF,
WiFi, B, $.


JOE’S GIZZARD CITY—
As “the only Gizzard City
in the world,” this 1950s
themed diner brings
customers in for famous
mounds of beer battered,
deep-fried chicken gizzards.
120 W. Main St.,
Potterville. 10:30 a.m.-11
p.m. Monday-Thursday,
10:30 a.m.-? Friday-
Saturday, noon-10 p.m.
Sunday. (517) 645-2120.
www.gizzardcity.com,
FB, TO, P, OM, WIFI $



JUKEBOX GRILL—This
cozy, affordable eatery
brags it has the best
eggs Benedict in town.
You won’t find any toasters
here; everything
is freshly grilled. 1017
E. Grand River, East
Lansing. 7 a.m.-2 p.m.
Monday-Saturday, 8
a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. (517)
203-4745. TO, $


MAMA BEAR’S—This
Old Town café specializes
in locally grown and
organic foods, serving
soups, sandwiches and
daily specials. 1224
Turner St., Lansing. 7
a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday –
Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday.
(517) 485-6262. TO, P,
Wi-Fi, SF, $$


MIJO’S DINER—Located
near the Capitol City
Airport, Mijo’s offers
hearty breakfasts like the
massive western omelet
made with five eggs to
satisfy the hungriest
appetites. 5131 N. Grand
River Ave., Lansing. 6
a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday-
Friday, 6 a.m.-2 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m.-1:30
p.m. Sunday. (517) 886-
0406. TO, P, $


OLD TOWN DINER—A
Lansing staple for more
than 60 years, stop in at
the Old Town Diner for
a breakfast skillet or a
sub for lunch. Be sure
to say hi to the regulars.
516 E. Grand River Ave.,
Lansing. 6:30 a.m. – 3
p.m. Monday – Friday, 7
a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday,
8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday
(517) 482-4050. TO, $



OLYMPIC BROIL—From
hand-battered onion
rings to quarter pound
burgers covered in homemade
Coney sauce, this
restaurant makes almost
everything fresh daily.
1320 N. Grand River,
Lansing. 10:30 a.m.-8
p.m. Monday-Saturday.
(517) 485-8584. www.
olympicbroil.com, OM,
TO, $

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