Hungry? There are several options for getting a bite while at Shanty Creek. Once again “variety” is the key word. From family-friendly to casual to fine dining, and whatever you’re looking for, SCR has what you crave.

The River Bistro

Introducing The River Bistro at Shanty Creek Resorts, Bellaire’s newest dining and entertainment venue.

Featuring pool tables and pub games, fresh fruit mixed cocktails and spirits, and over 45 regional and international beers, The River Bistro is open daily overlooking the Cedar River golf course’s 18th green.

• Menu: breakfast, sandwiches, entrées, desserts.

• Atmosphere: high-tops and traditional seating, large windows overlooking the golf course, bar, pub games.

The River Bistro is now closed for the season.


The Lakeview Restaurant

The first thing most notice at The Lakeview Restaurant and Lounge are its majestic sunset views of Lake Bellaire. Executive Chef Michel Newton and his staff serve innovative regional fare, Michigan’s finest craft beers and award-winning homemade desserts.

• Menu: eclectic, salads, soups, small plates, entrées, homemade desserts.

• Atmosphere:  Big open great room, bartender, scenic sunset views, roaring fireplaces.

• Dining Hours: Daily 8a-9p
Bar Hours: Daily 11a-9p

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Ivan’s Cafe

New! Making a change to provide more on-hill dining options Ivan’s Mountainside Grill is now Ivan’s Cafe.

Still located at the base of Schuss Mountain, Ivan’s Cafe is transforming this season into a premier skier’s cafeteria with fresh salads, gourmet sandwiches, soups, chili, wraps, and more. Plus all the traditional kid-friendly options like french fries, pizza, chicken fingers, and chips. Ivan’s will even feature Starbucks Coffee and assorted Starbucks beverages.

Now skiers at Schuss Mountain can choose from three options:

  • Full-menu service dining (The River Bistro),
  • Premier cafeteria setting (Ivan’s Cafe), or
  • Bring-Your-Own dining (Schuss Mtn Day Lodge).

With easy access from the frontside slopes of Schuss Mountain, Ivan’s will still be the place for après-ski entertainment! Bartenders will still serve cocktails, craft beer, and of course, the SHOT-SKI! Featuring “The Largest TV in Antrim County” Ivan’s also makes a great place to catch the big game or a classic Warren Miller movie. (Note: After hours, there will be a limited-menu food service from the bar.)

• Menu: kid-friendly menus, expanded cafe grab-and-go.

• Atmosphere: Big, open lodge style dining room and bar, ski slopes deck, the largest screen in Antrim County, après-ski entertainment

• Hours: Ivan’s is now closed for the season.

Dining - Ivan's Interior

When you need something to tide you over, or out on the golf course, these seasonal options hit the spot:

Grab-n-Go | Arnie's Grill and Schuss Grill

  • Menu: pre-wrapped sandwiches, made-to-order sandwiches, chips, snacks, beverages, beer
  • Atmosphere: casual, golfer
  • Hours: Seasonal. Call for hours.

Half-Way Houses | Cedar River GC and The Legend

  • Menu: pre-wrapped sandwiches, made-to-order sandwiches, chips, snacks, beverages, beer
  • Atmosphere: casual, golfer
  • Hours: Seasonal. Call for hours.