Bavarian Inn Restaurant

2019 Holiday Events in Frankenmuth

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so enjoy it here in Frankenmuth! Michigan’s Little Bavaria is the perfect setting to get in the spirit of the holidays whether you’re shopping, dining, or just having fun! German Christmas Songfest When: December 1 at 3 p.m. Where: St. Lorenz Lutheran Church, 1030 W. Tuscola [...]

Stop at These Shops During Your Holiday Shopping in Frankenmuth

The calendar is getting closer and closer to the most wonderful time of the year, and if you’ve never been to Frankenmuth during the holidays, then you’re missing out! Michigan’s “Little Bavaria” is already a quaint and cozy town, but during the Christmas season, it becomes pure magic. Frankenmuth has some of the best holiday [...]

Local Flavors Impress at Michigan on Main Bar and Grill

  Step inside Michigan on Main and taste the bounty of our Great Lakes state. Located inside the Bavarian Inn Restaurant, Michigan on Main is a local take on farm-to-table dining. Their focus is on seasonality and locally-grown ingredients. Taste real potatoes from Posen, MI. Or enjoy pork sourced from several Michigan farms. If that’s [...]

2019-11-11T18:50:13+00:00November 4th, 2019|Bavarian Inn Restaurant|

Treat Yourself at the Castle Shop Bakery

At the Castle Shop Bakery, we have the right treats to satisfy your sweet tooth! We’re located in the lower level of the Bavarian Inn Restaurant and are easy to find. Just follow the delicious aroma of freshly baked bread and pastries. Below are a few of our favorite items, which are homemade and have [...]

2019-10-01T14:30:01+00:00September 30th, 2019|Bavarian Inn Restaurant|

Bavarian Inn Restaurant Named One of the Top 50 Most Kid-Friendly Restaurants by OpenTable

In August 2019, OpenTable revealed their list of the “Top 50 Most Kid-Friendly Restaurants in the US,” which included the Bavarian Inn Restaurant. OpenTable is a worldwide booking website where people can reserve their table at thousands of restaurants across the globe. Restaurants were scored based on how many reviews included tags such as “kid-friendly” [...]

2019-09-30T14:10:02+00:00September 27th, 2019|Bavarian Inn Restaurant|

Gather Around for These Fun Group Activities at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant

While staying at the Bavarian Inn Lodge, many of our guests have a tradition of enjoying a traditional family meal together at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant. Besides wonderful meals and plenty to explore in the Castle Shops below, Bavarian Inn Restaurant also has other group experiences for families and work groups. No matter if you’re [...]

2019-07-22T13:21:23+00:00May 13th, 2019|Bavarian Inn Restaurant|

Wine Enthusiasts Will Love These Frankenmuth Destinations

When you think of Frankenmuth, what comes to mind? Surely it must be delicious chicken dinners, quaint German architecture, and perhaps the Christmas season! But what you may not know is that Frankenmuth has a fantastic selection of wine tastings for any date night, girls’ getaway, or any other social engagement. You don’t have to [...]

2019-04-29T19:04:28+00:00April 11th, 2019|About Frankenmuth, Bavarian Inn Restaurant|

2017 Bavarian Festival

Make plans to attend the 2017 Frankenmuth Bavarian Festival! The finishing touches are in the works for the 2017 Frankenmuth Bavarian Festival, which will take place Thursday, June 8 through Sunday, June 11, 2017. The festival, which is Michigan’s largest celebration of Bavarian heritage, has been a Frankenmuth tradition for over 50 years. The event, [...]

A Brief History of the Bratwurst

Any meat-lover will tell you that a well-made bratwurst is one of the best dishes out there. Born out of necessity and perfected over centuries of tradition, the delicious sausage we now affectionately call the "brat," has a unique history that continues as a German restaurant and hotel staple to this day. Explore the unique [...]

2016-11-24T09:30:40+00:00November 24th, 2016|Bavarian Inn Restaurant|

What Everyone Needs to Know About Blaukraut

Now closely associated with German culture and cuisine, cabbage first came to Germany in the 1100s but doesn't show up in print until the 1500s. Since it's early days, we've learned that red cabbage is a nearly perfect food—low in calories, high in riboflavin, fiber, and vitamin c—and it tastes great raw or cooked. It [...]

2016-11-21T16:45:08+00:00November 21st, 2016|Bavarian Inn Restaurant|