Restaurants in Chesterton offer a wide variety of cuisines to satisfy your cravings. From Italian, Chinese, Mexican, Indian, and Greek food, Chesterton has it all. At Fiddlehead Restaurant in Michigan City, menus are served to cater to any possible need of the customers. Gluten-free foods, grass-fed meats, and vegetarian dishes are all created to ensure that customer satisfaction is met.
Fiddlehead Restaurant is one of the local restaurants in Chesterton that aims to help and support the local community. Fiddlehead opened its door to the local community and tourists on Memorial Day on May 25, 2015. With the restaurant’s focus on sustainability and raising up the local community, meats are sourced from sustainably-raised animals from the local farmers. Livestock raised locally are healthier and produce leaner meat as the animals are able to wander on pastures and execute natural behaviors.
The Restaurant serves Gluten-free Blue Gill and The Herbivore sandwich for the vegetarians, among many other choices. On top of it all, Fiddlehead’s sauces and dressings are all house-made.
Michigan City, Indiana is known for its beautiful beaches, fun and energetic nightlife and now a great restaurant, Fiddlehead Restaurant! Specializing in delicious comfort food as well as gluten free meals, Fiddlehead serves everything from salad to seafood and some of the best barbecued meats in the community. Whether you are in the mood for a rack of baby back ribs or looking for lighter fare, like a cedar plank roasted salmon, Fiddlehead is sure to tempt your tastebuds.
Committed to serving the best and most locally sourced meat possible, Fiddlehead Restaurant believes that it is incredibly important to support the small family farms in their community. Obtaining their meat from local Sims Meat Processing, allows them to support responsibly raised livestock in the northern Indiana area, which is not only better for the local economy and the planet but tastes better as well.
As well as local sustainability, Fiddlehead Restaurant is committed to helping the veterans in the Northwest Indiana community through the Fiddlehead Employment Response Network (FERN). They actively work with other community businesses to aide in the training, advancement and long term employment of service men and women in our country. Through a year long internship as the assistant manager, a position that is reserved exclusively for veterans, the restaurant hopes to educate and empower local veterans interested in the restaurant business as well as give them the training they need for long term employment.
With such a local community focus as well as great food and drinks, consider giving Fiddlehead Restaurant a try on your next night out. Located at 422 Franklin Street, just a few blocks from Lake Michigan, Fiddlehead Restaurant is your stop for the seafood, local meat and fries that Northwest Indiana has to offer. For reservations and questions call (219) 210-3253 or to apply for an open position visit our Join our Team page at SeekingSustainability.org.