BRIDGMAN — “The community support has been great … just how everybody is trying to come together and do what they can to help each other out,” observed Heather Cribley on Friday, March 20, between filling take-out orders at Rochefort’s The Next Generation in Bridgman.

“We’re offering delivery, take-out, even curbside pick-up,” said Cribley. “We offer it all year-round anyway.”

She said the menu is posted on Rochefort’s Facebook page (or you can call 269-465-5626).

Although Meals on Wheels of Southwest Michigan’s congregate site at the River Valley Senior Center is closed, home delivered meals in Harbor Country are being delivered on normal schedule with heightened sanitation measures.

Seniors struggling with healthy food needs can call at (269) 925-0137 and Meals on Wheels will do their best to help you or connect you to resources.

The Harbor Country Chamber of Commerce has compiled the following list of “Open Businesses with Special Offers” (check for updates and clickable links and contact individual businesses for current status):

A Message from Barney's Market :“To our Barney's Shoppers:
At this time, we’d like to ask you to help protect our seniors and other individuals who are most at risk by reserving our store for them each morning until 8 am. Of course, our store is open to all customers, and we understand that some have time constraints; we just ask you to try to be considerate of those in our community that need additional protection and allow them this additional time. We all have to work together to keep each other safe during this difficult time, and we appreciate your cooperation, understanding and patronage. We assure you that we are continuing to do our best during this difficult time, by keeping our store clean, safe and stocked. Our wonderful team is working very hard to be there for our community, and we greatly appreciate them. Let’s all work together to keep our community safe and healthy.”

Bentwood Tavern Is open for carryout and curbside pickup from 5-9 pm. Call 269.469.1699 to order and prepay.  Pick up at the bar, or give them a ring and they'll run it out to your car. 20% of every order will be donated to their Staff Support Fund for as long as the dining room is closed

BlueFish Vacation Rentals Concierge services offered with GuestPass, you never have to leave the comfort of your abode. From grocery runs to other deliveries, they’ll take care of it all.

Blue Plate Cafe Will remain open from 9am-Noon Monday’s & Fridays. Saturday's and Sunday's from 9am-1:00pm. Take advantage of their special, quick-turnaround carry-out menu along with the regular menu, all selections on which will be packaged to take home. Grab a coffee or smoothie, breakfast, lunch, and fresh-baked goods, as well as items to stock your fridge and pantry for the week. A family meal deal of Black Bean Chilaquiles, serving 6-8 for $22, is now available. Stop in to order or call in your order ahead (during business hours) for curbside pick-up.

Brewster's Italian Café Is offering delivery starting Friday 3/20 at 4pm, until Sunday 3/22 at close! Brewster’s will be keeping regular hours for carry out this week but not offering breakfast at this time! Hot Deal for Parents: Buy 1 adult lunch, get 1 children’s lunch for free! Call (269)-469-3005 to order!

Capozio's is offering curbside pickup visit their website or call 269-469-4001

Casey's New Buffalo Is offering curbside/carry out and delivery with a 20% discount on regular menu prices, plus delivering beer and wine being offered at discounted prices. Check out their family dinner options for 4-6 people on Monday (3/23) Call (269) 469-6400.

David's Delicatessen has partnered with The False Front and is now offering delivery!

Dwell Vacations Craving a change of scenery? Come have a stay-cation! Firewood is provided so you can enjoy evenings around the fire-pit with your kiddos, the hot tub is open & ready to be enjoyed, fantastic local restaurants are offering great take-out & delivery options, and high-speed internet makes working remotely a breeze. Follow the link for more information

The Early Bird Eatery for the most current options, open from 10am-1pm DAILY, yes even Wednesday.

Falatic’s Meat Market Is open with a Back Door Drive-Thru. Order by calling 269-426-3224.

Froehlich's Kitchen & Pantry is offering carry-out

Ghost Isle Brewery- Wish to stay home yet dine like royalty? Picking up delicious menu items from Ghost Isle Brewery is just a phone call away: 269-469-9069! Please visit to choose your items, a team member will be happy to deliver curbside. Details when you call!

Goldberry Woods Need to get away? 8 immaculate rooms, private cottage, double whirlpools, fireplaces, homemade breakfasts in their uncrowded dining room or your private room, 30 acres to explore, streaming TVs, with tons of great local restaurants offering carry out!

Granor Farm Honor System Farmstand: Follow Granor Farm on social media for the most current farm news.

The Grove Restaurant will be taking call in orders on Friday and Saturday from 5-9pm. 269-934-9700

Haway remains open and will work with other businesses to enable working from home and reducing phone bills through VoIP services.

A message from Honor Credit Union,

"During this time of complete uncertainty, no one should have to wonder if their finances are safe. At Honor Credit Union, we’re doing everything we can to reassure our members that we’re here for them, their money is safe and available, and our drive-thrus will remain open. For purposes of the Stay Home, Stay Safe Executive Order, financial services are deemed part of the Critical Infrastructure Workforce and allowed to continue operations. As an identified “Critical Service,” Honor Credit Union will remain open to serve you throughout the duration of this public health situation via drive-thru service at our member centers, and through our virtual banking options. To help you navigate this challenging time, flexible financial solutions are available as part of the Honor Financial Relief Package, including Skip-a-Payment options, Here 2 Help Loan, 90 Days No Payment, and temporarily reducing the Courtesy Pay fee. For more details, visit and call us with any questions at 800.442.2800."

Horizon Bank  Lobby’s are by appointment only, the drive thru is open and remains open during regular drive thru hours.  Offices will remain staffed and available by phone, email, appointments and drive thru.  Please know of other Horizon Banking alternatives: Drive-up banking, online banking, mobile banking, ATMs and interactive teller machines. Bank by Phone- 888-904-2265 or 219-873-2640. Call centers- 1-888-873-2640 or 1-219-873-2640 Call your favorite employee’s direct number (offices will remain staffed) or call your favorite Branch

Jackie's Cafe in-house dining will be closed until further notice, however breakfast, lunch, frozen entree’s and soup, plus catering items are available. Please call 269-469-1800 to order.  Orders can be picked up at the restaurant at “Jackie’s Back Door”.

Purchase certificates and more from Journeyman Distillery’s online shop

Saturdays from noon-5pm Journeyman Distillery will sell organic craft spirits to the public and donate 40 percent of sale proceeds to their Hourly Employee Fund as well as a fund established to provide River Valley Elementary students with e-learning supplies. 1.75L bulk bottles of hand sanitizer will be sold and 400 personal-sized 100ml bottles will be distributed while supplies last. Local pick-up of hand sanitizer ordered online by essential service providers will be ongoing throughout the day with interview opportunities available. Orders of bulk hand sanitizer—from 1.75 liter bottles to 55 gallon barrels—are now being accepted.

A Message from Lake Country Inn: “Though you may not be able to get away in the current situation, a lovely gift card from the Inn would add a bright spot now for your future travel. You may call or email for your purchase. 269-612-0606

Lemon Creek Winery Is now offering $20 flat rate shipping on all wine orders to Michigan and Illinois. 12 bottle shipments will also receive a 15% discount (excluding reserve wines). Call them at 269.471.1321 to place your order.

Milda's Corner Market is providing curbside service for takeout orders and groceries. Just call in your order and when you get there, give them a call.

Mario's Pizza Is offering FREE kids pasta with any order, curbside or FREE delivery

New Buffalo Inn & Spa remains open, each of their rooms has its own individual entrance so you are able to go directly to the guest room without going to office area. All rooms are sanitized with COVID-19 approved cleansers. So if you need a place to Renew, Relax and Retreat they’ve got you covered. Fireplace, Jacuzzi and local restaurant deliveries... and they will be glad to go to the grocery store for you too.

New Buffalo Savings Bank's drive-up facilities at all three locations remain open during regular business hours. Please call 269-469-2222 to make an appointment or to speak with a banker Monday-Thursday from 9am-4:30pm, Friday from 9am-5pm, and Saturday from 9am-12 pm. Staff are also available via phone, email, and by appointment. New Buffalo Savings Bank encourages customers to use Online Banking, Mobile Banking, and ATMs which provide secure, 24-hour access to accounts. With the safety of customers and employees their primary concern, they are committed to offering customers the best possible service during this crisis

Nelson's Saloon Open for carry outs only 11-8pm.

Oaks Eatery is offering curbside pick up

Patellie's Is no longer allowing in store guests, but happy to take orders over the phone and delivery to your car curbside. 269-820-2066 Hours may adjust during this time follow the link for updates

Red Arrow Roadhouse Call 269-469-3939 for orders, curbside service.

Rosie's New Buffalo is offering take out.

Round Barn Brewery & Public House Is now accepting to-go orders via phone for food, beer, and wine.

Sawyer Home & Garden Center-

“We are now offering local grocery delivery and curbside pickup! We are fortunate to have an amazing group of team members to step up and help serve our community during this time. Our first priority is to keep our employees and customers safe. Please be patient as this is a new service for us and we will do as best we can to fulfill all orders. We are here to help! For more information go to our website”

Skip's Restaurant & Catering- Offering CURBSIDE PICKUP for take out orders for those who have any trepidation on venturing into a public place of business. Skip's will begin offering delivery beginning Wednesday, March 18. Delivery will be within a 10-mile radius, and there’s a minimum $20 order. Call 269-469-3341 for orders or questions. A menu can be viewed at Easter Dinner at Skip’s Carry-Out Only from 12-3pm April 12th. Pre orders are now being accepted, payment due at the time you place your order. No Refunds will be given for cancellations. When you call, ask for current selections. Please call 269-469-3341 to place your orders by April 12th. Orders after Thursday are while supplies last and subject to availability.

Song Asian Cuisine Is temporarily offering NO-CONTACT Carry out & delivery service, follow the link for information

Timothy's Restaurant- Enjoy any and all menu items to go. This includes the 12 for $12 menu (available Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings) as well as $9.99 Rib Night feature available on Wednesdays and their Lenten Fish features available on Friday evenings. You can find all of their menus at give them a call to place your order to go. 269-469-0900

Villa Nova Pizzeria Is offering pickup and delivery ONLY! Please place orders via online ordering on their website or by calling in at 269-469-0200. Curbside pick-up will also be available upon request.

Viola Cafe Offering curbside pickup

A Message from Waya Rentals: “We wanted to let everyone know that we continue our day-to-day operations and have properties available. In view of the uncertainty that shrouds our daily lives and with the CDC, local and State governments posing restrictions on school, business and travel we realize that planning a get-away may be difficult. We are temporarily changing our minimum stay requirements during the month of June 2020. We have waived the one week minimum stay requirement in favor of a 3-night minimum stay and we are offering a 10% discount off the total nightly rate for stays 5 days or longer. For those who may be looking for a remote site to shelter-in-place, there are additional incentives for those who wish to book longer than 7 days with us. This revised rental policy applies to about 75% of our homes. Two-night minimum stays apply for most available homes April - May and longer term discounts available. For specific details call our reservation line directly (312) 952-8361.”

Whistle Stop Grocery is open from 7am - 3pm every day. For now, they are not taking in person sandwich orders. You can still order online through their website or call ahead with your order, their team hopes this lets you have a quick visit to the store while still getting everything you want!

(Also open for pick-up as of March 31 was Cafe Gulistan in Harbert).

The Harbor Country® Chamber of Commerce office is closed and our staff is staying safe by staying at home. We are checking emails and continue to share member information via social media.

 The March Board of Directors meeting and all committee meetings are cancelled.

If you have questions for us or need our assistance please know that we offer many online resources, or you may email us directly at

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