15 Reasons to Visit Lake Michigan in Winter
Start with homemade bread and butter
11. Homemade bread and butter is just the start of good meals at restaurants such as Tabor Hill Winery in Buchanan, Michigan. At Tabor Hill, the house specialty is pecan-crusted chicken breast with roasted acorn squash, mashed potatoes and raspberry sauce.
12. Schu's Grill and Bar in St. Joseph overlooks the lake, and early-bird diners know to time their dinner with the fiery sunset. By 5:30, every window table is occupied, and the steely winter sky melts into a glowing pool of magenta, orange and lavender above Lake Michigan.