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October 28, 2016
Zehnder's Restaurant is the top independent restaurant for meals served in Michigan and #2 in the nation

Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth Ranked Second in U.S for Number of Guests Served in 2015

Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth, the 1,500 seat family restaurant located in Frankenmuth, Mich., was ranked number two in the country in the number of meals served among all US independent restaurants according to the hospitality trade, Restaurant Business magazine. The popular family restaurant served 967,298 guests with a guest check average of $14 in 2015. Last year Zehnder’s also ranked #1 in the number of guests served among independent Michigan restaurants; 2015 total sales registered at $14,802,943.
September 28, 2016
Palmer Frankenmuth Gateway Arch

Palmer Frankenmuth Gateway Arch

When Walter and Maria Palmer came to Frankenmuth in the early 1970’s, they were in search of a community in which they could establish a lodging business. They were introduced to Wally Bronner and eventually purchased a piece of property from him on the south side of Frankenmuth, just north of the famous Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland.
July 26, 2016
Zehnder's during Prohibition

How Times Have Changed!

From 1920 to 1933 Prohibition was the law of the land. America embarked on a grand experiment to ban alcohol sales across the country. It created such problems that by 1933 the law was reversed. Frankenmuth is a major footnote in Prohibition’s checkered history.
July 5, 2016
The Fortress Golf Course Junior Golf Lessons

Take Lessons From the Pros…

The Fortress Junior Camp is taking place again this year in July. P.G.A. Professional Kyle Martin will be leading the camp with emphasis on tee shots, approach shots, and short game.