Lakeside and Harbert are primarily residential and beach communities just north of Union Pier.Here you will find:
Frecklefarm Home has some fun home furnishings at 14913 Lakeside Rd. Here you will find furniture, art, gifts, decorative accessories, linens, pillows, candles and lamps. Nearby is Lovell & Whyte for furniture and home accessories and accents at 14950 Lakeside Rd.
It’s A Breeze, at 15300 Red Arrow Highway, has furniture and home accessories also.
Harbert Swedish Bakery is popular for breakfast Friday through Monday. It has been there for over 80 years. 13698 Red Arrow Hwy. Next door is Luisa’s Cafe which is owned by the same family. Local friends love their breakfasts.
The Lakeside Inn: This is a 31-room rustic inn on the beach in Lakeside. It is a National and State of Michigan Historic Site. It is known for its 100 ft. porch with rockers. The Cafe is a popular local restaurant. If you want rustic, and not a fancy place to stay, this could be a fun experience.