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Vote for the Best Outdoor Dining in the Upper Peninsula

Time to bundle up!

We’re trying to determine who has the best outdoor dining in the Upper Peninsula. It’s time to make your vote count as part of our search for Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining.

We took your input for the best stops all over the state. These three restaurants in the U.P. received nominations. Thank you so much.

Starting now you can vote once per email address, every three hours. (Poll below.) You can also write in your votes if we missed your favorite spot.

The deadline to vote is 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.

You can vote in all of our regional polls. Those links are below, too.

After the polls close we will be visiting several of our finalists to give a first-hand account of the outdoor dining experience. We’ll also be announcing all of the regional poll winners, as well as writing more stories in the

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Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining: You still have time to vote, plus Poll Leaders

How is your favorite Michigan restaurant doing in our search for Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining? Time is running out to vote!

On Wednesday morning we posted the leaders in our 11 regional polls all across the state. Throughout the day, not much changed.

RELATED: See our Poll Leaders for Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining

The biggest development happened in the Flint area where Barley & Vine overtook Frankenmuth’s Prost! Wine Bar & Charcuterie in the top spot. And Lake Inn in Lapeer jumped to No. 2 in the same poll. The rest of the regional poll leaders remained the same.

Poll Leaders as of 7 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28:

Northern Lower Peninsula

The Swamp II Bar & Restaurant, Frederic – VOTE

Upper Peninsula

UP North Lodge, Gwinn – VOTE

Bay City, Saginaw, Midland

O’s Pub & Grill, Auburn – VOTE

Detroit Metro

Benstein Grille, Commerce Twp. – VOTE

Ann Arbor area

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Time to vote for Kalamazoo and Southwestern Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining

Time to bundle up!



a chair in front of a building: Bell's Brewery Eccentric Cafe in Kalamazoo, Michigan, has been nominated for Michigan's Best Outdoor Dining.


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Bell’s Brewery Eccentric Cafe in Kalamazoo, Michigan, has been nominated for Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining.

We’re trying to determine who has the best outdoor dining in the Kalamazoo and Southwestern Michigan area. It’s time to make your vote count as part of our search for Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining.

We took your local nominations over the last several days and compiled this 10 entries. Thank you so much.

Starting now you can vote once per email address, every three hours. (Poll below.) You can also write in your votes if we missed your favorite spot.

The deadline is 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.

You can vote in all of our regional polls. Those links are below, too.

After the polls close we will be visiting several of our finalists to give a first-hand account of the outdoor dining experience.

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Vote now for Lansing area’s Best Outdoor Dining

Time to bundle up!

We’re trying to determine who has the best outdoor dining in the Lansing area. It’s time to make your vote count as part of our search for Michigan’s Best Outdoor Dining.

We took your local nominations over the last several days and compiled this list of seven entries. Thank you so much.

Starting now you can vote once per email address, every three hours. (Poll below.) You can also write in your votes if we missed your favorite spot.

The deadline is 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.

You can vote in all of our regional polls. Those links are below, too.

After the polls close we will be visiting several of our finalists to give a first-hand account of the outdoor dining experience. We’ll also be announcing all of the regional poll winners, as well as writing more stories in the next few weeks.

We can’t

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