GR{KNOW} | Pind Indian Cuisine Coming Soon To Downtown Grand Rapids

  The restaurant scene is BOOMING in Grand Rapids! Many of which represent and celebrate the diverse cultures of the area. One new development we can look forward to is the opening of the restaurant, Pind Indian Cuisine. Find out more about what to expect when this eatery opens its doors. Location | 241 Fulton St. {Russo’s International Market} Specialty […]

GR{KNOW} | 21 New{er} Local Eats + Sips

What’s for dinner? In a city like Grand Rapids you’d think that would be an easy decision. There’s no doubt that the Grand Rapids restaurant scene has been booming over the past few years. With new local eats popping up on a weekly basis you may feel overwhelmed. Today, we’re answering that everyday question {and our most frequently asked} by […]

#GRANDNEW | River North Public House

Location | 2115 Plainfield Ave NE {Creston Neighborhood | Recently Citizen Tiki Bar} Hours | M – Th 3PM – 10PM | F & Sa 11AM- 10PM | Su 11AM – 8PM Speciality | Family Friendly Neighborhood Restaurant The Grand Rapids restaurant scene is constantly changing and evolving. Local restaurant owner Rachel Lee recently shifted direction when she closed her […]

#GRANDNEW | Cafè de Miro Now Open in Breton Village

Location | 1878 Breton Rd. SE {in Breton Village near Studio Barre} Hours | Monday – Sunday | 7A – 5P Speciality | A Kurdish-style Mediterranean cafè serving a variety of healthy food. Café de Miro is the perfect complement to the local flavor and aesthetic of Breton Village. The cafè opened it’s doors on May 20 and offers a […]

Festival of the Arts | A 50 Year Celebration

50.YEARS.STRONG aka HALF A CENTURY! Festival of the Arts is celebrating a major milestone as the longest running festival in Michigan and YOU’RE INVITED! Find out what you can expect when you attend this weekend’s event. The 2019 Festival of the Arts will take place on June 7, 8 and 9. This free event is a celebration of every type of […]

Meritage Hospitality Group Announces New Brunch Concept on East Beltline

Meritage Hospitality Group is taking the term “brunch so hard” to the next level. Their plan is to bring a new dining concept to the Grand Rapids area late this summer. Where | 1600 East Beltline NE (yes, that’s the current Twisted Rooster location) Speciality | Brunch focused, chef-inspired eats from scratch Twisted Rooster will be closing in June to […]

Proposal to Build a Grocery Store in Eastown Awaits Approval

As Grand Rapids continues to grow, unused spaces are being scouted for their potential to become a part of the thriving business community. To this end, Jacey Ehmann – president and founder of Grand Rapids’ Metric Structure – has purchased the property located at 1201 Wealthy St. SE {corner of Wealthy & Fuller} in hopes to build a grocery store. […]

15+ Spring and Summer Events on Grand Rapids’ West Side

As the weather heats up, Grand Rapids residents can look forward to fun activities happening all around the city. Since GRNow’s HQ is at the Hendrik (which makes us West Side residents) we have rounded up over 15 West Side events we ALL can look forward to. 5/16: The Holiday Spring Wine Event: Stop down to The Holiday from 6:30-9:30 […]

Third Annual Cider Week Comes to Grand Rapids May 12-18

Raise your glasses Grand Rapids – it’s Cider Week! Get to know your local cideries and explore innovative flavors with unique pairings, while engaging in cider related activities all over the city. If you are planning on attending, here are some of the things you can look forward to. When | Sunday, May 12, 2019 – Saturday, May 18, 2019 […]

The 1st Annual Michigan Kombucha Festival Comes to Grand Rapids May 18

  There’s a #GRANDNEW event coming to Grand Rapids featuring all things Kombucha. This slightly alcoholic fermented green or black tea drink is growing in popularity due to it’s ability to provide a buzz, as well as potential health benefits. Sounds like a win-win to us! If you’re a fan of this drink, you will want to attend the 1st Annual […]