Looking for Something?

Best Ice Cream Shops in The Bend

What's summer without visiting your favorite spots for ice cream and frozen yogurt? From over-the-top shakes to classic drive-in ice cream stands, The Bend has a variety of shops for frozen goodness. Ready to explore your options? Here's a guide to local ice cream options in South Bend, Mishawaka…

Read More

Restaurants in The Bend from A to Z

All you need to know about The Bend’s dining scene in one spot? Maybe not, but this is a pretty darn good start. Let’s dive in. We’re running down The Bend’s dining scene one letter at a time. Anyone craving barbecue? Here you go: Fat Cap, Frankie’s, The Prized Pig, On the Money, Clark’s Fish Net…

Read More

Irish Eats Around The Bend

It should come as no surprise that St. Patrick’s Day is a pretty big deal around here. The home of the Fighting Irish typically offers one of the biggest such celebrations in the region. St. Patrick's Day isn't going to look quite the same this year with coronavirus precautions in mind. But you can…

Read More

Try These #OnlyinTheBend Recipes

We've collaborated with several partners on #OnlyinTheBend recipes — dishes and drinks straight from our community to your table. Explore the recipes and save those you like. Then tag us on social media with the finished result. Happy making and mixing! Saving Instructions Desktop Click on the…

Read More

Tour the Westside Dining Scene

Many cities boast recognizable foodie districts. And while most of the attention in South Bend is reserved for downtown, there's an area that shouldn't be ignored — the Westside. The Westside's history is rich in ethnic tradition, known mostly as the place where Polish immigrants set roots. Now the…

Read More