Our Town

Bellaire, Michigan

The Area Lakes

You’re only blocks from Intermediate River, Intermediate Lake and Lake Bellaire,
and five minutes away from Torch Lake. A 20-minute drive gets you to Lake Michigan.
Grass River Nature Preserve (7 miles)


Antrim Dells Golf Course (19 miles)
Centennial Farms Golf Club (4 miles)
The Legend at Shanty Creek (5 miles)
The Chief (5 miles)
The Hawk’s Eye (6 miles)


Shanty Creek – Schuss Mountain Resort (3 miles)
Boyne Mountain
Nubs Nob

Boat, Kayak and Bike Rental

Riverside Marina, Bellaire (3 blocks)
Paddles & Pedals, Bellaire (3 blocks)
Sand Bar Shop, Rapid City (15 miles)
Torch River Marina, Rapid City (15 miles)
Jordan Valley Outfitters, East Jordan (17 miles)

Color Tours

In late September and October, no other place in the country compares to Northern Michigan for fall colors.
Antrim County has several drives that show our part of the state at its unrivaled best.

Local Artists and Galleries

Mary Kenney, American Coasts Gallery (Bellaire B&B), 212 Park
Parkside Arts Council Gallery, 202 N. Bridge, Bellaire MI


Adam’s Madams, 2385 N M-88 (Main Street) , Central Lake
Bellaire Pharmacy, 120 N. Bridge St, Bellaire 231-533-8014
Bellaire Smokehouse 508 N. Bridge St. Bellaire 231.533.5069
Cottage Floral, 401 E. Cayuga St., Bellaire, 533-5664
Between Friends Boutique 105 N. Bridge St. Bellaire 231.564.2987
Mr. & Mrs. B’s Emporium – 109 N. Bridge St. Bellaire
Uniquely North, 221 N. Bridge St., Bellaire, MI 231-533-4630

Many of the local art galleries, specialty and antique stores maintain seasonal hours.
We’ll be more than happy to offer you a current list of places that might interest you.
The Bellaire Movie Theatre is only 4 blocks away


We’ll be happy to provide you with the current menu
or a detailed description of any of the local dining establishments.

Local Dining Establishments
Area Code (231)
Blue Pelican, 2535 N. M-88 Hwy., Central Lake, 544-2583
Chef Charles Pizzeria, 147 River St., Elk Rapids 264-8901
Dairy Twist, 201 N. Bridge St., Bellaire 533-8538 – Seasonal
Sarducci’s Creekside 5820 Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 231.533.7080
Helen’s Restaurant (seasonal) 3388 W. Eddy School Road, Bellaire 533-9139
The Pelican’s Nest, 5085 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire 231-533-9000
Pearl’s New Orleans Kitchen, 617 Ames St., Elk Rapids, 264-0530
Red Mesa Grill
Cafe Sante
Short’s Brewing Company, 121 North Bridge Street, Bellaire, 533-6622
Toonies Fish & Steakhouse, 216 N. Bridge St., Bellaire 533-8513
The Lakeview Restaurant, Shanty Creek, Bellaire 1-800-678-4111
Rowe Inn Restaurant, 6303 East Jordan Rd., Ellsworth 588-7351
Siren Hall, 151 River St., Elk Rapids, 264-6062
Terrain Restaurant
Corner Bistro