The State Theatre offers multiple full-service concessions throughout the venue both before and during our shows, serving a variety of items including draft and bottled domestic beer, imported brews, and local microbrews, as well as a wide range of premium liquor. Also available for purchase is water, soft drinks, popcorn, and a wide selection of candy. All concession purchases may be enjoyed in the theatre during shows; Outside items not allowed.

Downtown Kalamazoo is full of unique restaurants, bars, breweries, a winery, vibrant nightlife, and more – all of which are just a short walk from the State Theatre! Be sure to visit one of South Burdick's finest and Kalamazoo's favorite restaurant and bars before and after the show.

Featured Dining Options


Old Dog Tavern

This ever-evolving spot, located in the historic Star Paper Co. building, is dedicated to providing a unique restaurant experience in Kalamazoo. Old Dog enjoys collaborating with its family of talented employees and members of the community in building a relaxed and entertaining environment.

Behind the bar, you will find a consistent rotation of Michigan craft brews and a passionate cocktail program from the mind of more than one Old Dog employee. In the kitchen, their wonderful crew is preparing meals using fresh, local ingredients.


For more options, browse Downtown Kalamazoo’s website.

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Millennium Restaurant Group

Millennium Restaurant Group has multiple wonderful eateries within walking distance, each featuring a very different menu than the next. They also have a few more restaurants just a short drive away. Click here to see their full lineup.

Central City Tap House

​359 S Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Wine Loft

161 E Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

600 Kitchen & Bar

600 E Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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