The Story of Strega Nonna’s Culinary Spell in Negaunee

by | Dec 6, 2023 | In Other News, Michigan

Discover the Enchantment of Strega Nonna: A Culinary Journey in Negaunee. Step into a world where Italian folklore meets exquisite dining at Strega Nonna. Rachael Grossman’s latest venture in downtown Negaunee is more than just a restaurant; it’s a culinary adventure blending authentic Italian flavors with a touch of magic. From family-style dining to unique wine pairings, every visit promises a memorable experience.

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Join us as we explore this charming new addition to Michigan’s culinary scene in the story we wrote for Rural Innovation Exchange, published on September 21, 2023. 

On Iron Street in downtown Negaunee, a culinary spell has been cast that’s enchanting foodies and locals alike. 


Strega Nonna — Italian for “Grandma Witch”— unveiled its magical dining experience, a gastronomic brainchild of 34-year-old Rachael Grossman, earlier this year. With a culinary wand in one hand and a lifetime of cherished Italian dining memories in the other, Grossman is on a mission to bring a slice of Italy to the Upper Peninsula.


Click here to read the full story on Rural Innovation Exchange


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Head to our galleries for more photos from our visit to Strega Nonna.

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