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Mandy’s guidebook

Food scene
Family dining, 21 and over bar, craft beer, outdoor dining, and views of Lake James.
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Mad Anthony's Lakeview Ale House and Reception Hall
4080 N 300 W
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Family dining, 21 and over bar, craft beer, outdoor dining, and views of Lake James.
An award-winning winery. Open daily. A wide variety of wines, available for tasting and purchase. Tours held on Saturday and Sunday, by reservation.
Satek Winery
6208 N Van Guilder Rd
An award-winning winery. Open daily. A wide variety of wines, available for tasting and purchase. Tours held on Saturday and Sunday, by reservation.
Family dining is available for lunch and dinner, but Club Paradise is known for their live music and late nights, right on Lake James.
Club Paradise
3861 N Bay View Rd
Family dining is available for lunch and dinner, but Club Paradise is known for their live music and late nights, right on Lake James.
Five Lakes is the place for your favorite coffee or tea, and a sweet treat, too. We recommend the peanut butter cups and chocolate covered coffee beans!
Five Lakes Coffee
1405 N Wayne St
Five Lakes is the place for your favorite coffee or tea, and a sweet treat, too. We recommend the peanut butter cups and chocolate covered coffee beans!
Fresh donuts every morning! They also have a location in the heart of Angola. Their glazed doughnut holes are a favorite of ours. Tom's recently celebrated 50 years of business!
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Tom's Donuts
300 Lane 101 Jimmerson Lake
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Fresh donuts every morning! They also have a location in the heart of Angola. Their glazed doughnut holes are a favorite of ours. Tom's recently celebrated 50 years of business!
The best hand-dipped ice cream around! **opened seasonally. cash only**
Scoops Ice Cream
3331 IN-127
The best hand-dipped ice cream around! **opened seasonally. cash only**
Maxton's, formerly Sunset Slush, serves 32 flavors of classic Italian ice (dairy and gluten free!) and gourmet hot dogs. **opened seasonally**
Maxton's Angola
825 N Wayne St
Maxton's, formerly Sunset Slush, serves 32 flavors of classic Italian ice (dairy and gluten free!) and gourmet hot dogs. **opened seasonally**
Fine food and spirits. Great for a special occasion.
The Hatchery
118 S Elizabeth St
Fine food and spirits. Great for a special occasion.
Near the outlet mall, Clay's is known for their homemade pies. Open for lunch and dinner during the week, and breakfast is available on the weekends.
Clay's Family Restaurant
7815 Old 27
Near the outlet mall, Clay's is known for their homemade pies. Open for lunch and dinner during the week, and breakfast is available on the weekends.
Known for their steak and seafood, and overlooking Crooked Lake, the Cabin is perfect for a special night out. Reservations recommended.
Captain's Cabin
3070 W Shady Side Rd
Known for their steak and seafood, and overlooking Crooked Lake, the Cabin is perfect for a special night out. Reservations recommended.
Located on the historic square in Angola. Go on a Friday or Saturday night for their wood fired pizzas.
Sutton's Deli
140 N Public Square
Located on the historic square in Angola. Go on a Friday or Saturday night for their wood fired pizzas.
Excellent home cooked food, for dine in or carry out.
Auntie V's
2010 N Wayne St
Excellent home cooked food, for dine in or carry out.
Fantastic authentic Italian food, and a gluten free menu.
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Caruso's Restaurant
2435 N 200 W
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Fantastic authentic Italian food, and a gluten free menu.
Sightseeing & Recreation
Explore hundreds of acres over 11 parks throughout the county, just to the west of Steuben County. Hiking, bird watching, fishing, archery, flower finding, swimming, and geocaching can all be enjoyed at the various parks throughout LaGrange County.
LaGrange County Park Department
Explore hundreds of acres over 11 parks throughout the county, just to the west of Steuben County. Hiking, bird watching, fishing, archery, flower finding, swimming, and geocaching can all be enjoyed at the various parks throughout LaGrange County.
Consistently rated one of the top 10 zoos in the country, the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is fun for the whole family! You'll love the Australian Adventure and the African Journey, but definitely go see Asmara, the baby orangutan, and her family in the Indonesian Rain Forest.
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Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
3411 Sherman Boulevard
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Consistently rated one of the top 10 zoos in the country, the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is fun for the whole family! You'll love the Australian Adventure and the African Journey, but definitely go see Asmara, the baby orangutan, and her family in the Indonesian Rain Forest.
The Conservatory is open year-round, and is a wonderful treasure in downtown Fort Wayne. Displays change seasonally. Lots of hand-on, educational fun for kids, as well as adults.
Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory
1100 South Calhoun Street
The Conservatory is open year-round, and is a wonderful treasure in downtown Fort Wayne. Displays change seasonally. Lots of hand-on, educational fun for kids, as well as adults.
Located near Pokagon State Park, Trine State Recreation Area offers trails for hiking and biking. Fishing boats, kayaks and paddle boats are available to rent during the peak season (May-October).
Trine State Recreation Area
173 West Feather Valley Road
Located near Pokagon State Park, Trine State Recreation Area offers trails for hiking and biking. Fishing boats, kayaks and paddle boats are available to rent during the peak season (May-October).
Beechwood is part of ACRES Land Trust, and is an excellent spot to see protected habitats, birds and wildflowers.
Beechwood Nature Preserve - Acres Land Trust
29 Ln 150 Little Otter Lake
Beechwood is part of ACRES Land Trust, and is an excellent spot to see protected habitats, birds and wildflowers.
Pokagon has lots to do in every season. Beautiful trails for walking or biking, nature center, swimming beach, and the famous toboggan run. Keep your eye out for the resident bald eagles!
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Pokagon State Park
450 Ln 100 Lake James
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Pokagon has lots to do in every season. Beautiful trails for walking or biking, nature center, swimming beach, and the famous toboggan run. Keep your eye out for the resident bald eagles!
If you love historic cars, you won't want to miss this place!
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Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Store
1600 S Wayne St
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If you love historic cars, you won't want to miss this place!
Recently restored to its original Art Deco style, The Brokaw is located in the heart of Angola on the square. Its in-house restaurant serves pizza and the like. They have a full bar, serving craft beer and local wines. Two screens with several showings each day feature everything from new releases to cult classics.
Brokaw 1 & 2 Theatres
200 N Public Square
Recently restored to its original Art Deco style, The Brokaw is located in the heart of Angola on the square. Its in-house restaurant serves pizza and the like. They have a full bar, serving craft beer and local wines. Two screens with several showings each day feature everything from new releases to cult classics.
Menno-Hof is a non-profit information center located in Shipshewana, Indiana, that teaches visitors about the faith and life of the Amish and Mennonite people.
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Menno-Hof
510 South Van Buren Street
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Menno-Hof is a non-profit information center located in Shipshewana, Indiana, that teaches visitors about the faith and life of the Amish and Mennonite people.
Zollner is a championship gold course located on the campus of Trine University. While you're there, grab a meal at The Depot, operated by Bon Appetit.
Zollner Golf Course
1215 Thunder Avenue
Zollner is a championship gold course located on the campus of Trine University. While you're there, grab a meal at The Depot, operated by Bon Appetit.
Glendarin Hills boasts a restor-style course, and a clubhouse with excellent views and dining. Live music nights throughout the summer. Perfect for a destination wedding.
Glendarin Hills Golf Club
3333 Glendarin Way
Glendarin Hills boasts a restor-style course, and a clubhouse with excellent views and dining. Live music nights throughout the summer. Perfect for a destination wedding.
Thunder Ice Arena, on the campus of Trine University, hosts open skates throughout the week, or catch a hockey game. See their website for a current calendar of events.
Thunder Ice Arena
619 W Maumee St
Thunder Ice Arena, on the campus of Trine University, hosts open skates throughout the week, or catch a hockey game. See their website for a current calendar of events.
If you're looking for some pampering, Panache is the place to be. They offer a wide variety of salon and spa services for men and women.
Panache SalonSpa
200 Hoosier Dr
If you're looking for some pampering, Panache is the place to be. They offer a wide variety of salon and spa services for men and women.
Shopping
Need water toys? Ride the Wave is just a few minutes away, and has a huge variety of water sports equipment for your lake vacation.
RIDE THE WAVE
2060 N 200 W
Need water toys? Ride the Wave is just a few minutes away, and has a huge variety of water sports equipment for your lake vacation.
The Marina is open during the peak lake season, Memorial Weekend through Labor Day weekend. It's a nice walk from our place. Stop in for a smoothie and a Lake Gage t-shirt or hoodie.
The Marina
4340 W Orland Rd
The Marina is open during the peak lake season, Memorial Weekend through Labor Day weekend. It's a nice walk from our place. Stop in for a smoothie and a Lake Gage t-shirt or hoodie.
In the heart of Amish country, you'll find the Midwest's largest flea market, with over 900 vendors. The market is open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, May through September, though excellent shopping is available throughout the small town Monday-Saturday, year round. Shipshewana is largely closed on Sundays. They roll up the streets around 5pm, so plan to head over early in the day.
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Shipshewana Auction & Flea Market
345 South Van Buren Street
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In the heart of Amish country, you'll find the Midwest's largest flea market, with over 900 vendors. The market is open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, May through September, though excellent shopping is available throughout the small town Monday-Saturday, year round. Shipshewana is largely closed on Sundays. They roll up the streets around 5pm, so plan to head over early in the day.
All your favorites, in one location!
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The Outlet Shoppes at Fremont
6245 N Old 27
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All your favorites, in one location!
If you're looking for locally crafted art, this is where you want to shop. The gallery is filled with gorgeous functional and sculptural pottery, handmade jewelry, and art. Classes and demos also offered.
4 Corners Gallery
3765 N 300 W
If you're looking for locally crafted art, this is where you want to shop. The gallery is filled with gorgeous functional and sculptural pottery, handmade jewelry, and art. Classes and demos also offered.
Essentials
Laundromat and dry cleaning. Drop off service available, 4 flat screen tvs, free coffee and hot chocolate, free wifi.
DEBS WASH N DRY
130 W Harcourt Rd
Laundromat and dry cleaning. Drop off service available, 4 flat screen tvs, free coffee and hot chocolate, free wifi.
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Meijer
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Walmart Supercenter
2016 N Wayne St
24 hour emergency care
Cameron Memorial Community Hospital
416 E Maumee St
24 hour emergency care
A walk-in clinic, for minor illnesses or injuries. Monday-Friday 8:00 am-7:30 pm, Saturday-Sunday 9:00 am-5:30pm
Urgent Care Of Cameron Hospital
1381 N Wayne St
A walk-in clinic, for minor illnesses or injuries. Monday-Friday 8:00 am-7:30 pm, Saturday-Sunday 9:00 am-5:30pm
Traveling with a furry family member? Pawsitively Paradise provides luxury boarding, certified grooming, pet daycare, certified dog training, and do-it-yourself bathing. It's a pampered vacation for your pet! Early reservations recommended.
Pawsitively Paradise Pet Resort
43 N 200 W
Traveling with a furry family member? Pawsitively Paradise provides luxury boarding, certified grooming, pet daycare, certified dog training, and do-it-yourself bathing. It's a pampered vacation for your pet! Early reservations recommended.
Water Sports
Weekly pontoon and deck boat rentals.
Casey's Cove Marina
35 Ln 345 Crooked Lake
Weekly pontoon and deck boat rentals.
Jet ski rental.
Island Water Sports
140 Ln 212 Hamilton Lake
Jet ski rental.
Canoe and kayak trips on the Pigeon River.
Trading Post Canoe Kayak & Campground
7525 E 300 N
Canoe and kayak trips on the Pigeon River.
Pontoon, fishing boat, and kayak rentals.
The Corner Landing, Inc.
3945 N 300 W
Pontoon, fishing boat, and kayak rentals.