Restaurants, Groceries and Catering

We have starred our favorites. In the Lakeside Study you will find a find a copy of the menu for each of these favorites.


Jarrety's - phone 574-223-7101

Rochester Meat and Deli market - phone 574-223-3700 

One Eyed Jack's - phone 574-946-4343 


8 miles west of Lake Bruce on Highway 14

Grocery Stores

  • Sanders – ¼ mile North of SR 14 on US 35


  • *One Eyed Jacks, 124 N. Market St., Downtown Winamac (574-946-4343) Moderately priced and generously sized meals, many in the $7-$10 range.
  • Kostas - located on South end of Winamac on US 35
  • *Poblanos – Mexican Grill and Bar.  (574-946-4669) Variety of food including non- Mexican and vegetarian. Moderately priced and generously sized meals, many in the $7-$10 range. Not much on atmosphere, but a Winamac favorite and open 11 AM-  9 PM. Located South of Winamac on US 35, 1550 South 50 East, Winamac, IN, 46996     
  • Dairy Queen
  • McDonald’s
  • Arby’s
  • Pizza Hut
  • Pizza King
  • China Wok (574-946-6576) (108 East Pearl St.)


12 miles east of Lake Bruce on Highway 14

Grocery Stores

  • Kroger and Walmart – both are ¼ mile South of SR 14 on SR 25


  • *The Streamliner - family restaurant with great sandwiches, plus lots of other meals to chose from.  Our favorite is the suicide cokes! Meals range from $7 to $14 with most at or below $10. (574-223-4656)
  • Jaretty’s - the place for gourmet coffee, sandwiches, soups and catering. Opens at 6:30 AM.  Closes Wednesday and Thursday at 8 pm, Fridays at 9 pm, Monday, Tuesday and Saturday at 4 pm.
  • Slappy’s Rib Shack - Yummy barbecue pork, 619 East 9th Street, Rochester, IN,  574-223-7427

Star City

6 miles south of Winamac on Highway 35


  • *Oak Grove Restaurant – Not for the vegetarian, nor for those of you faithfully watching your cholesterol, but if broasted chicken or country fried steak in a little diner type location sounds good, once in a while this might be the place for you! Average meal cost is $6. (574-595-7126)


Located on Lake Maxkinkukee about 15 minutes from Mahseh
Take 1125 W, in front of Mahseh and Sunset Cottage, and drive north to 200 N. Turn Right (east) and drive 1 ½ miles until you come to SR 17.  Head North (left) for 12 miles until you see a road sign for Culver. Follow sign to Culver.


  • *The Lakehouse Grill - one of the area's nicest restaurants with a wide variety from salads and sandwiches to steaks and seafood. They also serve sushi. Meals generally range in price from $12 to $20. 
  • The Culver Coffee Company - Coffee and tea shop serving breakfast and luncheonettes. Also pizza ice cream and snacks. 634 Lake Shore Drive, Culver, IN, 46511 (574-842-2797)
  • Cafe Max - A wide variety of food priced $7 to $10.  Open 6 am to 9 pm Thursday thru Saturday. Open 6 am to 3 pm Sunday thru Wednesday
  • *Papa's - famous for pizza, but they also have other entrees ranging in price from $12 to $25  824 N. Lakeshore Dr. (574-842-3331)