Steve and Jennifer Nowicki opened Shipwreck Cafe in June of 2017. They wanted to bring a new, alternative dining choice to Empire, the Gateway to the Sleeping Bear Dunes. Together with their daughters, Hannah (22) and Rebecca (19), they are proud of the reputation they are building of delicious food, in a friendly family atmosphere.
Fresh, Homemade Pretzel, Italian Herb, and Plain Buns baked daily! Local Greens used when in season. Fresh Produce, Meats, and Cheese. Homemade Treats!
Open Year Round!!
Pizza is done for the season!
Check in the Spring for when it will be back!
We will be Closed from March 26 to April 5 for Spring Break! Back Open April 6 at 9AM!!
11691 S Lacore Rd Empire, Michigan 49630
09:00 am – 02:00 pm