After opening just for lunch because of a hitch getting its liquor license, Michigan Brewing Co. is finally fully open — bar and all — at its downtown Lansing location. It features a pub style menu. Hours are 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. weekdays and Saturday and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday. 402 S. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 977-1349.
Lansing has a new destination to satisfy your sweet tooth. The Sugar Shack, 2315 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing, opened about a month ago where Bell’s Greek Pizza West used to be. The store specializes in fresh-baked, giant, gourmet cupcakes in several specialty flavors, as well as regular cupcakes, cookies, brownies and more. Deliveries are available. Hours are 11 a.m. – 2:30 a.m. Monday through Sunday. (517) 316-2009. www.sugarshackshop.com.