Vietnamese cuisine with midwestern hospitality is what Phong Nguyen, co-owner and executive chef of Monsoon Vietnamese Cuisine, is whipping up at his brand-new restaurant in downtown Grand Rapids.
When the sun comes out to play, so do we. The moment it’s not too wet or cold to be outside — and sometimes even when it is — us Michiganders head to the nearest patio for eats and drinks. And thanks to the pandemic, there are more patios than ever before.
Distilleries have become some of the best cocktail lounges and restaurants in West Michigan, and that’s no accident.
Every spirit holds the potential to shine — all it needs is the right cocktail. Lucky for us, West Michigan is full of distilleries, cocktail bars, and restaurants with master mixologists at the helm.