Guidebook for Ypsilanti

Nan
Guidebook for Ypsilanti

Food Scene

Best burgers, lots of great brews on tap, and the unparalleled excitement of the train zooming by at arm's length (it only feels like it).
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Sidetrack Bar and Grill
56 E Cross St
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Best burgers, lots of great brews on tap, and the unparalleled excitement of the train zooming by at arm's length (it only feels like it).
Delicious breakfast, sandwiches, salads, soups, did we say breakfast? (Not open for dinner.) Carefully crafted, top-drawer ingredients, comfy-funky interior, great staff.
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Beezy's
20 N Washington St
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Delicious breakfast, sandwiches, salads, soups, did we say breakfast? (Not open for dinner.) Carefully crafted, top-drawer ingredients, comfy-funky interior, great staff.
Because of Go! we have become the world's best grandparents. Scrumptious ice cream made on site--RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET and a few doors down the alley.
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GO! Ice Cream
10 N Washington St
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Because of Go! we have become the world's best grandparents. Scrumptious ice cream made on site--RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET and a few doors down the alley.
Right around the corner, an Ypsi standby for decades. Beef galore!
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Haab's
18 W Michigan Ave
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Right around the corner, an Ypsi standby for decades. Beef galore!

Drinks & Nightlife

Craft brews from all over Michigan and beyond.
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Sidetrack Bar and Grill
56 E Cross St
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Craft brews from all over Michigan and beyond.
Big, friendly bar.
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Tap Room
201 W Michigan Ave
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Big, friendly bar.
Close by on Pearl Street.
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Ypsi Alehouse
124 Pearl St
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Close by on Pearl Street.
The nation's oldest continuously operating folk music coffee house. Our band, the RFD Boys, has been playing there for 30 years! And the greatest singer-songwriters and acoustic bands in the world love to play there. Close to the Ann Arbor Transit Center. theark.org
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The Ark
316 S Main St
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The nation's oldest continuously operating folk music coffee house. Our band, the RFD Boys, has been playing there for 30 years! And the greatest singer-songwriters and acoustic bands in the world love to play there. Close to the Ann Arbor Transit Center. theark.org
That's our godson Patrick on the left. Great beer, choices for non-beer drinkers (including kids!), laid-back vibe, friendly to all. Food trucks are frequent visitors, adding to the deliciousness. Tell them Nan & Jim sent you!
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734 Brewing Company
15 E Cross St
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That's our godson Patrick on the left. Great beer, choices for non-beer drinkers (including kids!), laid-back vibe, friendly to all. Food trucks are frequent visitors, adding to the deliciousness. Tell them Nan & Jim sent you!

Everything Else

Fabulous fashion!
Mix Ypsilanti
130 W Michigan Ave
Fabulous fashion!
Get from Ypsi to Ann Arbor in 20 minutes on a clean, quiet ride for $1.50. You can take your bike!
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Ypsilanti Transit Center station
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Get from Ypsi to Ann Arbor in 20 minutes on a clean, quiet ride for $1.50. You can take your bike!
Just in case you need batteries or something....
Ypsi Hardware
111 Pearl St
Just in case you need batteries or something....

Arts & Culture

Ypsilanti Historical Museum & Archives
220 N Huron St
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Michigan Firehouse Museum
110 W Cross St
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Just a few doors down on Huron St. Regional artists, nice gift shop. Local theater groups perform there as well.
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Riverside Arts Center
76 N Huron St
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Just a few doors down on Huron St. Regional artists, nice gift shop. Local theater groups perform there as well.
Best museum in Michigan outside of Detroit. I worked there for 6 years--and it has gotten bigger and better.
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University of Michigan Museum of Art
525 S State St
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Best museum in Michigan outside of Detroit. I worked there for 6 years--and it has gotten bigger and better.

Shopping

Toy store extraordinaire! Local souvenirs.
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The Rocket Gifts, Toys and Candy
122 W Michigan Ave
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Toy store extraordinaire! Local souvenirs.

Essentials

Nearest large grocery, though not within walking distance. Open 6:00 AM - 1:00 AM. Pharmacy open Sun 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Mon - Fri 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM; Sat 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Kroger
2641 Plymouth Rd
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Nearest large grocery, though not within walking distance. Open 6:00 AM - 1:00 AM. Pharmacy open Sun 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Mon - Fri 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM; Sat 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Spanish-speaking staff, fresh meats, small selection of fruits and vegetables and Mexican packaged foods. Good if you need to pick up something quickly.
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Dos Hermanos Market
412 W Michigan Ave
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Spanish-speaking staff, fresh meats, small selection of fruits and vegetables and Mexican packaged foods. Good if you need to pick up something quickly.
Open daily 9-9. Everyone is welcome to shop, no need to be a member. YFC sells a full line of groceries, including locally-grown produce, Michigan beer & wine, Fair Trade coffee & chocolate, frozen & dairy foods, and artisan breads & pastries baked in YFC's wood-fired brick oven. We have been members for 20 years--we love our co-op!
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Ypsilanti Food Co-op
312 N River St
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Open daily 9-9. Everyone is welcome to shop, no need to be a member. YFC sells a full line of groceries, including locally-grown produce, Michigan beer & wine, Fair Trade coffee & chocolate, frozen & dairy foods, and artisan breads & pastries baked in YFC's wood-fired brick oven. We have been members for 20 years--we love our co-op!

Sightseeing

Must be seen to be believed. But it's ours, and we love it.
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Ypsilanti Water Tower
303 N Summit St
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Must be seen to be believed. But it's ours, and we love it.