Each week, for 12 weeks, we will feature something fun to do in Saline, Michigan. Located just 10 miles southwest of Ann Arbor, Saline is a lively community offering the charm of small town living combined with easy access to the vibrant cultural offerings of Ann Arbor.
Named for Saline’s Sister City, Brecon, Wales, this English-style pub and grill offers burgers, steaks, sandwiches, and their “World Famous” Seafood Chowder. A full bar, extensive wine list, and a wide selection of English beers and ales make this one of the top places to be in Saline.
Dan’s Downtown Tavern
Voted the Best Bar in Saline, Dan’s Downtown Tavern is a cool, casual local bar with a friendly atmosphere. Lots of locals hang out here to watch sports on the big screen and enjoy Dan’s famous burgers.
Serving breakfast and lunch, the Downtown Diner is a relatively new restaurant in Saline, located in the Merchant Square Building off Michigan Avenue. Many menu items, such as corned beef hash, gravy and biscuits and all of their soups are made from scratch.
Mac’s Acadian Seafood Shack
Mac’s Acadian Seafood Shack offers sandwiches ranging from Chargrilled Chicken Sandwich to Lobster Rolls and entrees ranging from Sautéed Shrimp Scampi to Fresh Fried Clam Strips. In addition the menu includes fresh-catch items, appetizers, soup and salad.
Mangiamo Italian Grill
Mangiamo’s Italian Grill serves pizza, pasta, salads and other classic Italian dishes. The restaurant also features a full bar which specializes in Michigan wines, domestic and imported beers, and desserts.