|By City Pulse|
Cafes & Diners
COFFEE JAM — Grab some classic comfort food and dessert here. The cookies are made fresh daily, but get there early because they sell out quickly. 6427 Centurion Drive, Lansing. 6:30 a.m.– 5 p.m. Monday–Thursday, 6:30 a.m.–4 pm. Friday, 8 a.m.–2 p.m. Saturday: closed Sunday. (517) 327–1111. TO, D, Wi–Fi, $
D&L HEART AND SOUL CAFE — A unique fusion of American-style breakfast and lunch menus with Asian cuisine as well. Highlights include homemade sausage patties and General Tso´s chicken. 4805 North Grand River Ave., Lansing. 6 a.m.–3 p.m. Monday–Wednesday; 6 a.m.–8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. (517) 321–6333. TO, WiFi, $
THE DAILY BAGEL — Serving fresh bagels made daily the old–fashioned way and a full menu of sandwiches and salads in downtown Lansing. 309 S. Washington Square. 7 a.m.–3 p.m. Monday–Friday, closed Saturday & Sunday. (517) 487–8201. TO, OM, WIFI, $
DECKER’S COFFEE — In addition to coffee and espresso drinks, this locally owned coffee shop offers a full menu of breakfast sandwiches, bagels, smoothies, ice cream and more. 220 S. Washington Square, Lansing. 7 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sunday. (517) 913–1400. OM, P, WIFI, $
DELHI CAFE — A quiet, family restaurant with authentic Greek cuisine, favorite American dishes from burgers to seafood to steaks, and a sampling of ethnic cuisines from Mexico to Asia to Italy. 4625 Willoughby Road, Holt. 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. Saturday, closed Sunday. (517) 694–8655. TO, WB, $$.
DENNY’S — Home of the original Grand Slam and Moons Over My Hammy, Denny’s knows breakfast is good anytime. A wide range of sandwiches, dinner and desserts are also available. 7330 W. Saginaw Highway, Lansing. Open 24 hours. (517) 323–2110. Also at 2701 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351–0421. TO, $$.
FLEETWOOD DINER — A staple on this throwback diner’s menu is the Hippie Hash, a medley of shredded potatoes, green peppers, mushrooms, broccoli, onions and tomatoes combined with any meat and cheese on the menu. 2211 S. Cedar St., Lansing. Open 24 hours every day. (517) 267–7606. TO, $
FRANDOR DELI — Pizza, sandwiches and more served cafeteria style in the Frandor shopping center. 300 N. Clippert St., Lansing. 8 a.m.–8 p.m. Monday–Saturday, closed Sunday. (517) 351–9342. TO, $
GOLDEN HARVEST — Featuring home–cooked meals made from scratch every morning, this breakfast and lunch spot has been a Lansing staple for more than 50 years. The restaurant’s specialties include the popular omelets, waffles and pancakes, all which are homemade. 1625 Turner St., Lansing. 7 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (517) 485–3663. $