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Michigan’s Best Local Eats: Enjoy a burger and Grotto Fries at The Beer Grotto in Dexter

DEXTER, MI -- For nearly a decade, The Beer Grotto has been a spot where people can connect and share a drink in Dexter. The Beer Grotto opened in 2014 and has been offering craft beer, cocktails and wine since. 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Michigan’s Best Local Eats: Rotating menu, seafood options keep things fresh at Fillmore Bar and Grill

DEXTER, MI -- For Tyler Wiseley, keeping a restaurant menu fresh is about constantly reinventing. Wiseley is the chef at Fillmore Bar and Grill, a high-end restaurant in Dexter known for its seafood and pasta options. MORE ANN ARBOR LOCAL EATS:Michigan’s Best Local Eats: Find breakfast, lunch and family at Dexter Riverview CaféMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Havana Cigar and Cocktail Lounge serves island-inspired foodMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Fresh scones, coffee are at the heart of Brewed Awakenings CafèMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Wing Fellas offers 15 sauces, 13 rubs at Ypsilanti locationMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Life is Sweet Bakery & Café brings sweet, savory baked goods to MilanMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Ice cream, chili dogs on the menu at Christina’s Sweet Treats and MoreMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Dan’s Downtown Tavern is the place for a ‘good burger’ and a ‘good beer’Michigan’s Best Local Eats: Breads and brunch are at the heart of Avalon CaféMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Salt Springs Brewery brings more than just beer to SalineMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Find variety, filling meals at Valiant Bar & Grill in ChelseaMichigan’s Best Local Eats: MD Bagel Fragel has more than 400 bagel and cream cheese combosMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Try Pizza Bob’s secret Chipati Sauce or milkshakes ‘to die for’Michigan’s Best Local Eats: Lobster-tail pastries, bubble cakes are favorites at Luca PastryMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Afternoon Delight still makes its bran muffin with its original recipeMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Specialty spice mix is the secret to Star’s Café falafelMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Variety is key at Ann Arbor’s Stray Hen Café breakfast, lunch optionsMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Fermentation is the trick to good dough at Ann Arbor’s BigaloraMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Comfort food is key at Ann Arbor’s Northside GrillMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Peking duck, soup dumplings among Of Rice and Men offeringsMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Huevos rancheros, breakfast burritos shine at Jefferson MarketMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Craving something sweet? Check out Eleanor’s Sweets and SodasMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Vedge Café surprises skeptics with vegan French dip, Irish reubenMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Taste Kitchen’s menu showcases fresh, seasonal dishesMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Lobster bisque among the many soups made with love at Le Dog=La SoupMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Check out Jerusalem Garden’s falafel that put it on the mapMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Find unique combos of familiar ingredients at The Songbird CaféMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Fresh bread, pastries tempt taste buds at The Lakehouse BakeryMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Get a real Chicago hot dog, complete with celery salt, at Ray’s Red HotsMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Zou Zou’s Café offers creative scones, sandwiches in ChelseaMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Vegano Italiano brings New York-style vegan pizza to YpsilantiMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Expand your wine and cheese palate with YORK’s European flairMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Yaya’s Pizza brings halal options to YpsilantiMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Hamburger Mary’s features Tower Inn favorites on blended menuMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Manchester Diner combines upscale flair with traditional favoritesMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Familiar favorites remain even after Casey’s Tavern menu refreshMichigan’s Best Local Eats: The Pretzel Bell features burgers, pizza, University of Michigan historyMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Find mini-macarons, chocolate eclairs at The Great CommonerMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Enjoy classic cheesesteaks, chili-cheese fries at Izzy’s Hoagie ShopMichigan’s Best Local Eats: The Crazy Diamond curates community with craft cocktailsMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Amadeus’ paprikash, pierogi inspired by owner’s travels around EuropeMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Check out the Kale-Yeah smoothie at Ypsilanti’s What’s In Your Cup? caféMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Pilar’s Tamales celebrates family heritage with tamales, pupusasMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Try authentic Cuban food at Ypsilanti’s Latin American Cuban CuisineMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Light, fluffy doughnuts are the specialty at DJ’s Bakery in Ann ArborMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Try everything from brats to tots at Ypsilanti’s The Wurst BarMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Curry On offers Indian-American fusion in Ann ArborMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Ypsi Boxcar, Aperol Spritz on cocktail menu at Ypsilanti’s MashMichigan’s Best Local Eats: Plate Sushi and Chicken serves up bento boxes, sushi rolls

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