Visitors to downtown Dowagiac Friday evening will have the perfect opportunity to get a taste of the town’s local flavor, as nine local restaurants open their doors for the Taste of Dowagiac, 2 to 7 p.m. Friday, July 25.
Participating eateries will offer a variety of specialties in hors d’oeuvre-sized samples.
Tickets are $10 each and available at each restaurant or the Greater Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce.
The event is part of Summer in the City, a four-day downtown Dowagiac festival lasting from Thursday, July 24, through Sunday, July 27.
Locations for Taste of Dowagiac include:
- Beeson Street Bar & Grill
What: A traditional American restaurant serving burger, salads, soups and sandwiches
Where: 105 Beeson St.
- Mimi Sarducci’s
What: A burger, pizza, hot dog and Italian sandwich joint.
Where: 203 N. Front St.
- Caruso’s Candy & Soda Shop
What: Lunch, ice cream and homemade chocolates.
Where: 103 S. Front St.
- Saylor’s Pizza
What: This pizza shop also offers sandwiches, pasta, appetizers and dinner items like rib tips and wings.
Where: 128 S. Front St.
- Deb’s Café
What: American-style serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Where: 106, E. Division St.
- Trackside Family Restaurant
What: Family-style breakfast, burgers and sandwiches.
Where: 106 W. Railroad St.
- Dowagiac Eagles 2441
What: Recently advertised offerings include grilled pork steak and Indian tacos.
Where: 101 E. Railroad St.
- Wood Fire
What: A fine dining restaurant with Italian food, pizza, sandwiches, seafood and more.
Where: 134 S. Front St.
- Foodies Fresh Cafe and Catering
What: A gourmet cafe featuring designer omelets and artisan burgers.
Where: 113 S. Front St.
- Wounded Minnow Saloon
What: Pizza, calzones, burgers, drinks and dinner specials.
Where: 236 S. Front St.