Warm Remarks

A collection of pleasant press


Completely remodeled and re-opened last year, Birch & Maple restaurant is bringing new twists to old favorites in Frankfort. Colorado transplants Natalie Niederhofer and Nick Crawford have transformed the former Bayview with a bright, welcoming feel and lots more room thanks to a new entryway, expanded seating, and a beautifully upgraded enclosed patio…

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These 9 Small-Town Michigan Restaurants Will Serve You The Best Meal Of Your Life

You know the old saying: good things come in small packages. This philosophy can easily be applied to delightful small towns in Michigan, many of which contain unbelievably wonderful eateries…

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Door County vs. Leelanau: Which Midwest peninsula is tops?

Birch & Maple is featured in this comparison between Wisconsin’s Door County and Michigan’s Leelanau County. They have comparable charms, and both are popular spots for a Midwestern getaway. Who is the winner? We already know!

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New culinary option in Frankfort

Fried chicken and waffles, Monte Cristo French toast, short-ribs eggs benedict—Frankfort’s new restaurant is offering up something different, something modern, something to break the mold. With a fun take on breakfast, sure, you can still find the old stand-bys, but there is also room for something a little more eclectic, too.

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