July 21st, 2016 11:13AM
When it comes to golf in the Gaylord Golf Mecca, there are plenty of options to select from among its 15 championship layouts. Whether it’s the “Big Game” hunter looking for the marquee name like Jones, Fazio, or Smith, or looking for that classic wooded and peaceful parkland setting, Gaylord, Michigan has golf options for everyone.
In addition to golf, the properties also have some of the top restaurants found in northern Michigan. One of the more popular activities for couples or groups looking to not having the game take up an entire day is to do the nine and dine options. Pick your course, play nine holes, and then dine out for a fine meal. There are a number of options to select from in Gaylord but our Top 5 Nine and Dine spots are listed below:
- The Tribute and Duck Blind Grill at Otsego Club
The Duck Blind Grill provides some of the best views in all of northern Michigan, as it overlooks the Sturgeon River Valley, not to mention some fine American fare including salads, steaks, pasta, chicken and a variety of seafood dishes and a world class wine selection.
- The Jones Masterpiece and Legends on the Hill at Treetops Resort
The Legends on the Hill offers views that stretch for over 40-miles overlooking the Pigeon River Valley. American dishes include steak, burgers, and ribs to excellent pasta and chicken dishes, as well as a Great Lakes selection of fresh fish. Also check out the Michigan craft beers and Michigan wines to compliment any dish!
- Michaywe Pines and Inn the Woods Restaurant
Inn the Woods features signature items, ranging from expertly-prepared Great Lakes whitefish, to slow-roasted prime rib, and some of the best hand-tossed pizzas you will find anywhere. Also features chef-inspired entrees, and great wines that won them “Best Food” award for the second consecutive year.
- Black Lake Golf Club and Black Lake Grill
Black Lake Golf Club offers a great place to dine and relax after golf in the Black Lake Grille. Dine inside or outside and enjoy great American fare including steak, ribs, lake perch, and walleye to name a few items.
- The Loon Course and Summit Grill Restaurant
Following golf on the Loon, Lakes, or Ridge courses, golfers can enjoy a great atmosphere in the Summit Grill where they can enjoy some great entrees including Mongolian beef, Artichoke Chicken, and the popular Apple Bourbon Pork Cutlets.