Plan Your Trip

What to Eat

Ann Arbor has some fantastic food! Here are some of our recommendations


Northside Grill (near Island Park!) $
4531 1015 Broadway Street, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Delicious omelets, breakfast skillets, and an old-fashioned diner atmosphere.

Sava’s $$
216 S. State Street, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

A hip sit-down dining room with a huge brunch buffet, and fresh ingredients. Also has lunch, dinner, and craft cocktails.

Comet Coffee $
16 Nickels Arcade, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

A unique coffee shop, nestled in a busy shopping area along State Street. Favorites include delicious lattes and scones.


Zingerman's Delicatessen $$
422 Detroit St., Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Another Ann Arbor standard. Delicious sandwiches, coffee, tea, bakery, and an array of fresh groceries.

Blimpy Burger $
304 S. Ashley St., Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Make sure you order in the correct order! One of the best burger places in town, this casual dining restaurant is sure to please.

Frita Batidos $
117 W. Washington St., Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Cuban street food and frozen drinks are the hallmarks of this casual eatery, perfect for steamy summer days at KissMe.


The Ravens Club $$
207 S. Main, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

This classic restaurant and bar features house-made ingredients, as well as a fresh and delicious American lunch and dinner menu.

Jolly Pumpkin
311 S. Main, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

This brewery makes their own in-house ales, and boasts a large dinner menu, which you can enjoy on their rooftop patio.

The Last Word $$
301 W. Huron, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

This speakeasy style gastropub features craft cocktails and a large spread of snacks to munch on during your stay

Fleetwood Diner $
300 S. Ashely, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Open 24 hours, this retro diner has something on the menu to satisfy every late-night craving. Locals love the Hippie Hash!

Big 10 Burrito $
810 South State Street, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Open until 4am, this Tex-Mex restaurant is not only delicious, but both fast and filling!

Pizza House $$
618 Church Street, Ann Arbor (Click for Map)

Open until 4am, this campus favorite features a huge menu and delightful milkshakes.

**Also, stroll down South University Avenue (the cross street just outside the front door of the Michigan Union) for student favorites casual dining, and Pinball Pete’s Arcade!

Where To Park

Parking in downtown Ann Arbor may be tricky during the event. There are several garage parking options available, though. Also, most meter and garage parking is free on Sunday!
At least there is plenty of parking at Concourse Hall!

Good Stuff to Know will continue to be full of helpful hints for navigating your weekend in Ann Arbor. Also feel free to find KissMe on Facebook for live updates during the event! Sunday’s dance at Island Park is unique to KissMe, because after the outdoor dance with the band, we continue the fun with social dancing in the Huron River! Please bring water shoes, bathing suits, and/or towels on Sunday Afternoon. In case you get “Too Darn Hot” out on the dance floor, your door volunteers have fans available for $1!