Joshua James Bar and Grill
Upper Peninsula Restaurant and Bar in Newberry, MI
Welcome to Your Upper Peninsula Destination
Welcome to Joshua James Bar and Grill located in the heart of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Our Newberry, MI Restaurant and Bar was established in 2010 by Josh Schmuckal and Angel Bodi. The atmosphere is both warm and sports bar themed. Flat screen TVs are located throughout the building showcasing the latest in sports, along with your favorite music.
Families, groups and events are welcomed. We have plenty of seating with 50 - 60 indoors and 10,000 sq ft for outdoors. We utilize both spaces to fit your needs.
"Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been named one of the top 10 value destinations in the world. With attractions to rival national treasures, Michigan's Upper Peninsula is an area of stunning natural beauty and charming Norman Rockwell-esque towns and villages.—Lonely Planet Travel Guidebook, "Best in Travel 2017"
Our Newberry, MI Restaurant welcomes groups small and large. We are conveniently located next door to America's Best Value Inn making traveling and relaxing easy and fun. We have an incredible menu that includes: appetizers, salads, baskets - fish, shrimp and chicken, sandwiches, and our well known "Hall of Fame" burgers.
Joshua James Bar and Grill also offers our entire facility for booking your special events. Please contact us via email or phone to let us know how we can help with your next celebration.
"Wonderful Place, the owner Angel is the nicest lady. You shouldn't just pass this by - the best perch I have had in a longtime. Thank you!"—Angel, Ken and Collette, Mason, MI, Yelp
"I eat here very often, I've liked everything that I've tried. My favorite thing to eat is a mushroom and swiss burger, best mushroom and swiss I have ever had. I highly recommend everyone to eat here! Its also very clean and the owners an servers are extremely friendly!"—Jake C, Trip Advisor
Great Place to Unwind
Joshua James Bar and Grill has a full bar that offers all your favorites. Our featured drink is the 43 Mini Beers. This Spanish Liqueur is a very unique and flavorful experience. It is sure to make you all cozy inside.
We also have seasonal local Michigan Craft Beers on tap and in the bottle. Most often we have Shocktop and Keewanaw Red Jacket Amber on tap for your enjoyment.
Joshua James Bar and Grill also has Karaoke, corn hole, pool leagues, and a digital jukebox.
We invite you stay connected with us on Facebook to stay informed on our special events and bands.
"The food is excellent and the family running it is even better. Destiny is the best bar tender I have ever met in my many years of eating out. Angel and Arianna are also an absolute delight. If you are anywhere near Newberry, you must visit Joshua James, or you will miss the best possible UP Experience."—Me M, Trip Advisor
"Great Eats. Best Place to Unwind. Your Destination."