Jerusalem Bakery Pita and More

Called an Eastside "Hidden Gem," Jerusalem Bakery Pita and More has been dishing up tasty middle eastern treats for more than a decade.

Applause Salon

Applause Salon's first makeover was notched when its owners rebuilt an old-school house on Michigan Avenue nearly from scratch.

Soup Spoon Cafe

Eastsider and Lansing native Nick Gavrilides always dreamed of an sweet little place with the freshest ingredients, cool jazz and great conversation. And so it was. Served up right on Michigan Avenue.

Eclectic Art Tattoo Gallery

Eclectic is a custom tattoo and art space in downtown Lansing, with a primo view of what happens on The Ave.

The Loft

A relative newby with heavy hitting backers, the Loft is becoming a Lansing mainstay for downtown live and original music.