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Saturday Bites in Downtown Lansing: Your Guide to Weekend Dining

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Looking for where to eat in Downtown Lansing on Saturdays? You’re in luck! Downtown Lansing offers a diverse selection of restaurants and coffee shops that cater to all taste buds. From early-morning coffee to late-night bites, here’s a list of Saturday dining spots in Downtown Lansing to make your weekend culinary adventure unforgettable.

Morning to Midday Saturday Breakfast and Brunch 

Start your day with a caffeine fix or a hearty breakfast. Head over to Strange Matter Coffee Co. x Bangos (337 S. Washington Square) for a fresh cup of coffee and tasty pastries, both are open from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For a quick juice or smoothie, Juice Nation (111 S. Washington Sq.) opens its doors at 10:00 a.m. For Brunch, head over to Tavern & Tap (111 East Michigan Ave) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. or the new Bobcat Bonnies Lansing (637 E Michigan Ave) for a bright and colorful meal from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Late Morning to Afternoon Bites

For a midday meal, AnQi Sushi Express (111 E. Allegan St) offers fresh sushi from 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Craving something more substantial? Firehouse Subs (200 S. Washington Sq.) is open from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Batter Up Bistro (621 E. Michigan Ave) serves brunch and dinner.

Saturday Night Dinner Ideas 

Dinner options are plentiful. Bowdie’s Chophouse (320 E. Michigan Ave) is perfect for a fine dining experience, open from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. If you prefer a relaxed atmosphere, Lansing Brewing Company (518 E Shiawassee St) and Midtown Brewing Company (402 S. Washington Sq.) both serve from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Late-Night Cravings in Downtown Lansing 

For those out late, Cottage Inn Pizza (206 S. Washington Square) and Domino’s (234 S. Washington Sq.) are open until 1:00 a.m. Sidecar Slider Bar (500 E. Michigan Ave) and Nuthouse Sports Grill (420 E. Michigan Ave) stay open until 2:00 a.m., perfect for night owls.

Special Mentions

Don’t miss out on unique spots like EnVie (210 S. Washington Sq.) for dinner from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., La Cocina Cubana (123 S. Washington Sq.) offering Cuban cuisine from 11:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., and Sweet Encounter Bakery & Cafe (300 S Washington Sq) for a delightful breakfast open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Downtown Lansing is a hub of culinary flavor from around the word, perfect for locals and visitors alike. With a wide variety of dining options available throughout the day, you’re sure to find something to satisfy your cravings. This weekend, take a stroll through Downtown Lansing and explore our vibrant food scene that makes our community unique. 

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