Massimo’s Pizzeria & Backside Bar 20 E Main Street / 68P-IZZA
FAMILY not franchise,  come taste the difference!!  Massimo’s Backside Bar is Niles, MI newest sports bar.”

Come enjoy the view of the river and relax while enjoying lunch or dinner!!      Hold your special party in our Niles location, our dining room will hold 50 people,  just call to reserve the room and let us host your get-together for you!!

We feature a personal, 12″, 16″, and 20″, and we have our  24″ PARTY PIZZA  that feeds 10-12 people!! We also have plenty of sandwich’s, salad’s, and pasta. When you visit Massimo’s Pizzeria, you’re in for a treat.

Massimo was born in Italy and spent his childhood growing up in many of his families restaurants.  So now, it’s Massimo’s turn to open his own pizza restaurant to carry on with all the family recipes and traditions!!  Come experience the traditional Italian flavors, starting with the fresh dough made by hand everyday, to the freshest ingredients,  and followed up with all our homemade sauces.  From pizza, to subs and salads, and of course our pastas,  you will be sure to taste the difference good Italian cooking can make.

11:00am -10:00pm Monday thru Thursday
11:00am – 2:00am  Friday
3:00pm –  2:00am  Saturday
4:00pm – 9:00pm   Sunday

Since 2006

The Nuggett Downtown Grill –   202 E Main Street /  684-8788    Come on down to The Nuggett Bar and Grill! We’ve got delicious food, great drinks, and awesome food/drink specials every day!  We also have Karaoke every Friday night from 9:30pm-1:30am. We have over 50,000 song titles to choose from!”

Olfactory Hue Bistro – 226  East Main Street 687-0880   “BEST VEGETARIAN BEST BURGER AND BEST RESTAURANT IN MICHIANA  Leader publications. Most unique Chili Heritage Square Chili Cook Off.   3rd Place Hunter Ice Fest Chili Crawl. Seattle Times and Beer NW published chef. Live TV Food demos on Seattle PBS. Cookbook Published recipes.”  Chef Daysha Amster’s mission is to share her love of cooking with others. Be conscious that we are all connected and have in common that we must nourish our bodies. Enjoy every meal and let it bring us all together in a positive way. 

Crumb Crossing Bakery -  206 E Main Street /   “Join us for Breakfast and Lunch.  Lovely Soup & Salad Bar.”

The Paris Soda Shop – 220 E Main Street / 687-5975  Restaurant and 1940’s Soda Shop “We offer incredible homemade soup & chili, bread, daily homemade quiche, hand dipped ice cream, malts, sundaes, appetizers, salads, authentic coney dogs (New York style), paninis, cold stacked sandwiches, children’s menu, phosphates, frosties, smoothies, sodas, floats and much more! Stop in today! We’re located downtown Niles, MI.”

3rd Street Pizzeria – 114 N 3rd  / 684-7059   “We serve a wide variety of favorites. Pizza’s, Subs, Spaghetti, Foot long Hot Dogs, Wings, Burgers. If it’s not on our list we will try to accommodate. Have a Birthday Party coming up, We love hosting these. Check out some of the pictures have had several and all a great success. Have another special occasion you would like something special, Ask and we may be able to accommodate. Hope to see you soon.”

Hot Wok- 424 N 2nd / 687-5288   “Chinese Eat in or Take Out”

The Wonderland Café  402 N Front Street/  269-978-2707    “Soup & Sandwiches, Hotdogs and more  PLUS  hot Biggby coffee and Octavia tea”

Brew Ha Ha Cafe-  920 Broadway / 684-5080    “Locally owned and operated coffee shop offering a wide variety of beverages, sandwiches, salads, soups, boxed lunches, and locally-sourced baked goods.”

6:00am – 2:00pm Tuesday thru Friday
7:00am – 1:00pm Saturday
Closed Sunday and Monday

Drive-thru or Indoor & Outdoor Seating

Gourmet Coffee Drinks, Quiche, Pastries, and Homemade Soups with Personal Service.  Espresso Beans Roasted Fresh Weekly…and We have DECAF Espresso ~ Yes, Decaf Espresso :)

Our customers are like family to us and we truly care about them…it isn’t just about the dollars to us.

Since 2013

Pizza Transit - 215 E Main Street / 684-6600    “Voted BEST PIZZA 2011 & 2012! We are a family owned pizzeria that has been making quality pizzas for 26 years. Our full menu & a map can be found at We’re famous for quality handtossed pizzas and creative combinations. Looking to try something new? Ask what our pizza of the month is. Pizza is our passion and we’d love to share it with you!  Try your next pizza on our healthy Whole Wheat Crust!! If you’ve never tried a Pizza Transit pizza, we welcome you! Our passion is pizza & we look forward to sharing it with you!”

The Viking Grill  -  402 Wayne Street / 684-4175    “Serving breakfast and lunch, good comfort food. Come out and give us a try.”

Yes Buffet  -  40 East Main Street / 684-3301   “Buffet and Menu featuring your choice of 29 entrees served with pork fried rice.”

Jim’s Smokin’ Cafe - 402 N Front Street   “Jim’s Smokin’ Cafe is a one-of-a-kind barbecue restaurant right inside of Wonderland Cinema in downtown Niles. With a smoker out front, fresh smoked pork is available daily, along with various other specials depending on the day. There are several creative and fun ways Jim serves the pork, which means you can have something different every visit – and still get some tasty barbecue flavor.”

The Brass Eye – 205 N 2nd Street  “Artisan Cocktails”

Cowboy Bar – 405 N 2nd Street /  683-8297