Marquette’s culinary scene has it all from fine dining to casual venues. With coffee shops, food trucks, and restaurants to tempt your palate, there is something for all foodies here in Marquette. No matter where your adventures take you, here is our guide to help you pick your next meal.
Keep it Casual
Need a pick-me-up to start the day? Marquette’s coffee shops got just the thing! From a quick espresso to sweet and savory crêpes, your mornings will be off to a great start here.
If you’re on the go, food trucks like Dia Los Tacos and Smelted Pizza are a must-try with amazing flavors that will delight everybody.
Traveling with kids? No problem! We’ve got great spots where kids can be themselves and parents can rest assured that something on the menu is sure to please. The Up North Lodge is a local favorite dining cabin in the middle of the UP backcountry. Thirty minutes away from Marquette, the Up North Lodge offers its guests a dining experience like no other with options even for the pickiest eaters.
We’ve also got plenty to choose from for those looking for a burger and a cold drink during the big game. Located in downtown Marquette, 906 Sports Bar & Grill offers delicious American-style comfort food and a full bar.
After a hearty meal, don’t forget dessert! Grab an M&M scone from BabyCakes Muffin Company or a colorful macaron from 231 West. Towner’s Pastry Shoppe is a must-stop for delicious locally sourced desserts and pastries. If you’re visiting us during warmer weather, be sure to stop by for a scoop of tasty ice cream at Jilbert Dairy, where you can snap a picture with Jilly the Cow!
With a growing culinary scene centered around sustainability, Marquette County is growing into a sustainable foodie hotspot. From an eclectic mix of local U.P. vendors at the Downtown Market Farmer's Market to locally sourced ingredients at Towner’s Pastry Shoppe, supporting local is a sure way to find the tastiest of treats.
Not ready for indoor dining yet? Marquette is home to wonderful outdoor patios where you can grab a decadent meal and enjoy the view. You can also check out our Local Takeout List and enjoy dinner from the comfort of your hotel.