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The Best Places to Shop and Dine in Ann Arbor


Looking to spend the afternoon shopping and end the day with a great meal?

Ann Arbor has plenty of shopping centers, restaurants, and hidden gems!

Here are some of the best places to shop and dine in Ann Arbor!


Briarwood Mall: Looking for the classic mall experience? Briarwood Mall on State Street has some of your favorite stores like Urban Outfitters, Eddie Bauer, Sephora, and Bath and Body Works. Between stores, refresh yourself with a bubble tea at Sweeting or refuel with a snack from Cinnabon!

Kerrytown Markets and Shops: Comprised of 23 charming stores and restaurants, the Kerrytown Market and Shops is a two-floor shopping center offering artisan goods, clothing, specialty wine, and vintage treasures!

M-Den: The best place to get University of Michigan gear! The M-Den has clothes for all ages and plenty of gifts and accessories.

Literati Bookstore: Are you a bookworm? Stop by Literati, an independent bookstore that features national bestsellers and local authors for your next favorite read!

Ten Thousand Villages: Want to browse artisan goods from around the world? Ten Thousand Villages is a maker-to-market shop that works with creators in countries like India, Indonesia, and Nepal to produce ethical-sourced artisan goods. Shop jewelry, accessories, home goods, and more.


relish: Savor your next meal at relish! relish serves fresh, local, American classics served with a unique twist. Expect fresh and seasonal ingredients, every meal, every time.

Black Pearl: If you love seafood, you’ll love the Black Pearl! Known for their fish tacos, the Black Pearl also serves rainbow trout, scallops, coconut shrimp, and more.

Knight’s Steakhouse: Open for lunch and dinner, Knight’s Steakhouse has a wide selection of burgers, steaks, soups, and seafood. Choose a bottle wine to go with your meal or one of their many liquor or cocktail options!

Stay at a Boutique Ann Arbor Hotel

Ann Arbor is full of endless dining, shopping, and outdoor experiences. To enjoy Ann Arbor to the fullest, you’ll need a staycation at an Ann Arbor hotel like The Kensington!

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