Niles, Mich. If you're still looking for something to do for your sweetheart on Valentine's Day, we’ve got you covered in this month's edition of our 16 Foodie Forum.
Our own Ms. Foodie, Michele Scherpenberg, from Epicureans Unite, joined us Friday morning with a focus on Niles restaurants. Each month we feature something new, something established in the community, and a local product.
Pizza Transit was established in 1987 and is a family run business. The restaurant features fresh creative pizza and wings, salads, pasta and calzones. They have received numerous awards in the area. For Valentine’s Day, they offer heart-shaped pizzas. One topping costs $10.99. You can call ahead and reserve a specific time to pick up your pizza or dine-in.
Address: 215 E. Main St. Niles, MI
Prized Pig BBQ
Prized Pig BBQ officially opened about a week and a half ago on Jan. 23. The owner, Jeremy Vohwinkle, is a certified judge of the Kansas City Barbeque. For Valentine’s Day, you and your sweetie can experience the sampler platter for two for $20.
Address: 3331 US 12 Niles, MI 49120
Veni’s Sweet Shop
Veni’s Sweet Shop has been in the Niles area since 1910.They offer gift boxes, chocolate covered strawberries and many other selections available for your Valentine. Their heart-shaped boxes of chocolates range from $9.99 all the way to $250.
Address: 228 E. Main St. Niles, MI 49120
Phone: 269-684-1323 or 877-410-VENI
You can find a complete list of Valentine’s Day restaurant specials at the Epicureans Unite website.