Williamston Inn
Family-Run... Country Hospitality

Local Dining

Fine dining outside, pizza, burgers, groovy doughnuts, ice cream and more.


Right in downtown Williamston you can have fun choosing where to eat.  Simply park your car and browse the antique and specialty shops as you decide what kind of meal to try.  The menus are varied and inviting, so just walk in and ask a host about the special of the day. Right downtown you can satisfy your hunger! 

Tavern 109

Tavern 109

Tavern 109 is a few steps east of the main stoplight. It’s vegetarian-friendly with vegan and gluten-free options. Enjoy the Lobster Mac‘n Cheese, Tavern Fish, Pizzas and Desserts.  Their spectacular Sunday Brunch features some 40 items. (517) 655-2100

Red Cedar Grill is famous for its Asparagus and Goat Cheese Quesadilla, Drunken Salmon with Bourbon & ginger marinade.  Then you must have their renowned Carrot Cake! But don’t worry about finishing the huge piece - everyone takes most of it home anyway. (517 ) 655-3766

Ellie’s Country Kitchen, which for decades has served traditional home cooking and tasty breakfasts. Ellie’s has been a great place for morning breakfast gatherings! (517) 655-3842

Williamston Pub and Grill.  Salmon Sliders can be followed up with a California Burger or an Olive Burger.  Or maybe you’re in the mood for Maple Glazed Salmon, Fajitas, or Enchiladas. Reward your appetite here, it’s all good! (517) 992-5060



The Bistro.  Relax and choose from their unique menu.  Enjoy drinks and dinner inside, or outside on their patio in the warm months.  For starters, try Strawberry Bruschetta. Then dig in to the tasty Duck breast with blueberry thyme wine compote.  Or try the special Vegetarian Risotto with mushrooms, onions, spinach, oven roasted tomato, chickpeas, fried asparagus and goat cheese. (517) 655-1100

River House Inn, an historical home which was fashioned into an intimate destination.  In summer, dine on the patio which overlooks the river. The lunch menu has Goat Cheese Cake, then why not try the Pistachio Basil Chicken.  For Dinner there is the tasty Lobster Artichoke Dip Appetizer, then you could enjoy a great dessert. Special flavors, indeed! (517) 655-4300

Starbuck’s, located inside D & W Grocery, has internet, coffee, and pastries. Grab your laptop for free wifi.

Groovy Donuts has quite the array of sweet and fancy donuts.  Grab some as you stroll around town. (517) 996-6300

Szechuan Garden has great Chinese food. Dine in or carry out. (517) 655-6170

Twister’s has ice cream treats. (517) 655-1739

Old Nation Brewery is not too far from downtown. American Bar Pub, and vegetarian friendly.  Sample their carefully crafted fresh-brewed beers.  Start out with Fried Pickle Chips or Roasted Brussels Sprouts, then try sandwiches such as Falafel or a Reuben.  In warm months, enjoy dining on their patio. (517) 655-1301

Spag’s Sports Bar. Enjoy homemade pizza and watch games on their TV’s or play pool. (517) 655-4888 

Sunnyside Cafe Enjoy breakfast or lunch. (517) 655-7006

Subway Dine in or carry out. Subs and salads. (517) 655-3111

Merindorf Meats  It is worth your time. They have earned local and national awards for its wide selection of high quality meats cut at their old-fashioned meat counter, specialty smoked meats, unique gourmet items, chicken, fish, pork, buffalo, elk, custom processing of meats from local farmers, and specialty spices and rubs.  They also have quite an extensive selection of wines and Michigan craft beers. (517) 655-2898

Little Ceasars Do not deliver. Stuffed crust, deep dish and classic pizza. (517) 655-6000

Hungry Howies Delivers. Pizza, subs, salads, chicken wings and rolls. (517) 655-5900

Brent’s Pizza Delivers. Pizza, salads, chicken wings, burritos, subs, tacos, calzones, quesadilla and bread sticks. (517) 655-4302