Aerie Restaurant & Lounge is the crown jewel in Grand Traverse Resort and Spa’s trove of dining experiences. Located on the 16th floor of the Tower - with panoramic views of Grand Traverse Bay, northern Michigan’s regional beauty and conversation-stopping sunsets - Aerie has always been a destination restaurant.
During the past year, Aerie has also become a mecca for those who love bold, exciting flavors - locally grown produce is paired with products and tastes that have an international flair. The Culinary team is dedicated to bringing the best of everything from wherever they can get it, to create an inventive, exciting menu within a setting unlike any other Traverse City dining venue. In the past, guests came first and foremost for the view - now guests come for the food, with the beautiful surroundings serving as the frosting on the cake.
Speaking of cake, every day our Head Pastry Chef creates a selection of fresh desserts that match the originality and complex flavor profile of the main menu items - and when it comes to selecting your wine pairing for such eclectic cuisine, the list is expansive, encompassing both international and national offerings as well as several from our award-winning region. If you prefer a beer, you’re in for a treat as the Traverse City region boasts more than half a dozen microbreweries. You can experience a number of these delicious craft beers in Aerie. In doing so, you’ll quickly understand why third parties like the Travel Channel and Draft Magazine have identified our region as one of the nation’s top beer destinations.
Resort guests and locals can also visit Aerie for an incredible Sunday Brunch experience. Enjoy a variety of traditional and assorted buffet items such as an omelet station, variety of fresh salads, pastries and desserts and much more. Aerie Sunday Brunch includes a glass of champagne per adult.
From 5 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Aerie guests can enjoy 50% OFF wine by the glass. We'll also have a special appetizer menu with items such as a cheese platter & more.WOMEN'S WINE NIGHT IS ONLY AVAILABLE IN AERIE LOUNGE.
Every Wednesday from 5 - 9 p.m., Aerie guests can order from our specialty sushi menu along with a selection of sake. Sushi Night only is available in Aerie Lounge. *Club member discounts do not apply.
Enjoy a delicious burger and a pint for $15 every Thursday in Aerie. Burger is 50% beef, 50% bacon with creole seasoning, a roasted portobello mushroom cap, blue cheese and sriracha aioli, served with hand cut fries. Available pints include Right Brain Brewery Northern Hawk Owl Amber Ale, Short's Bellaire Brown, Founders Brewing Porter, New Holland Brewing Mad Hatter IPA, Short's Brewing Huma Lupa Licious, Bells Brewery Amber Ale. $3 Pints are available from 5 - 7 p.m. BURGER & PINT NIGHT IS ONLY AVAILABLE IN AERIE LOUNGE.
Monday - Sunday: 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday - Thursday: 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.