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Our new vending service will be open ,Tuesday July 24th
Visit our Vending retailer online at Your Choice Vending

(the) cooking spoke eloquently for itself in course after course;
the sort of intriguing American cooking that is in sync
with local sources and is in almost equal parts nostalgia and restless innovation."
Andy Birsch, Gourmet Magazine

"Still Tops After 20 Stellar Years"
Sylvia Rector, Detroit Free Press Restaurant Critic April 2004
our twenty year anniversary

"Tapawingo is luxurious world of relaxed elegance with amazing personal service.
The restaurant has delicious food with seasonal and regional specialities along with superb coffee "
Tom Garrelts, American Taste Magazine 2004

"Serenely set in the country-side about 40 miles north of Traverse City,
this is without doubt the finest restaurant in the area and one of the best in the whole Midwest"
Kelly Alexander, Saveur Magazine June/July 2004

"The region's epicenter, gastronomically speaking, is Tapawingo in the hamlet of Ellsworth,
which may be the best restaurant anywhere in the country that's a four-hour drive
from the closest major city"
J.R. Apple Jr. The New York Times July 30, 2003

"Michigan's Top Table" - Chosen by Gourmet Magazine Readers
Rated "Best Food in Michigan" -1996 Zagat Survey
"Linda Griffith - On Food & Wine" Currents A Northern Ohio Monthly Publication

9502 Lake Street, Ellsworth, MI 49729
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