State Room Restaurant Dinner Menu

State Room Restaurant

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Brussel Sprout & Artichoke Dip, with roasted garlic and buttered naan bread dippers  6

Moroccan Spiced Shrimp, red beet puree, dried pomegranate, local honey, orange supreme (GF)  13

Sauteed Tenderloin Tips, portobello mushroom, pearl onions, glace de viande, over smoked white cheddar grits (GF)   9

Charcuterie Board, prosciutto, capicola artisan salami, smoked gouda, lavender goat cheese, dried apricot, and cranberries, salted cashews, cornichon, tart cherry preserves, and thin-sliced baguette  14

Guest Chef Kari ‘Crab-less' Cakes, with hearts of palm, panko bread crumb, fried capers, vegan aoli, micro cilantro greens (V)  6

Soup and Salads

Bistro Salad, mixed greens, stilton blue cheese, toasted walnuts, dried cranberries, whole grain mustard vinaigrette (GF)   6

Caesar Salad, chopped romaine, shaved parmesan, house-baked crouton  5

Blended Salad, baby arugula and frisee lettuce, dried Michigan blueberries, citrus pickled fennel, goat cheese and kiwi vinaigrette (GF)   6

New England Clam Chowder   5 / bowl

Curried Cauliflower Soup (GF) (V)   5 / bowl 


Grilled Sea Scallops with saffron rouille, sweet pea tendrils, pickled shallots and fried capers, and summer vegetables (GF)  29

Choice 6 oz. Filet Mignon, buttermilk and garlic mashed potatoes, sauteed asparagus, glace de viande (GF)   34

French Onion Chicken Breast, rich onion sauce, melted gruyere crouton, herb red skin potatoes, haricot verts  19

Pan-Seared Salmon, stewed tomato lentils, herbed cauliflower, cabernet and clover honey cream sauce (GF)  21

Signature Burger, custom blend burger of brisket and chuck roast, smoked gouda cheese, tomato jam, crispy onions, brioche bun, with truffle parmesan fries  15

Pork Belly Grilled Cheese, Texas toast, thick-cut, slow-braised pork belly, pimento cheese and smoked cheddar  13

Guest Chef Kari’s Mushroom Risotto, oyster mushrooms, oat milk, cilantro oil, and shaved walnut ‘parmesan’ (V)  16

Add to Any Order   •  3 jumbo shrimp  $7   •   6 oz. grilled salmon  $9   •   7 oz. grilled chicken breast  $6


Vanilla Crème Brulee, macerated berries (GF)  6

State Room Signature Cake, hand-whipped cream, fresh strawberry (GF)  6

Cinnamon Roll Poke Cake, rich & creamy vanilla cake with a decadent cinnamon cream cheese frosting from MSU Bakers  5

Coconut Panna Cotta Coconut milk, vanilla bean, cinnamon rum pineapple, mango drizzle (GF) (V)  5

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar, from MSU Bakers and served with vanilla ice cream  5

Kids' Menu

  • Cheese Quesadilla  7.95
  • Country Fried Chicken Tenders with Ketchup  7.95
  • Grilled Chicken Breast with BBQ Sauce  7.95

Each Meal Includes:

Kids' Sides (choose 2): French Fries, Green Beans, Broccoli, Mashed Potatoes
Kids' Drinks: Milk, Chocolate Milk, Apple Juice, Orange Juice, No Drink

(GF) = Gluten friendly or can be made gluten friendly. Please speak with your server.  (V) = Vegan

An automatic 20% service charge will be applied to parties of eight or more. Ask your server about items cooked to order or served raw. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of food-borne illness. We cannot guarantee that allergens have not been introduced during a stage of the food chain process or, even inadvertently, during preparation.


The State Room looks forward to welcoming you back for dine-in service. We are operating at a reduced capacity, and reservations will have a two-hour time limit with no more than six guests per table. We may not combine tables. Masks are required when not eating or drinking. Please see our safety requirements.

Reservations Only: Seating in our dining room is by reservation only. Sitting or standing is not available at the bar rail. Guests may make reservations by calling 517-432-5049 or reserve online at Guests may wait outside and we will send a text when their reserved table is ready. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate walk-in diners. 

Payment: All major credit cards are accepted, however, we are not accepting cash until further notice. Overnight guests may have the bill charged to their hotel room. University departmental accounts may also be used as payment.

Party Size: Masks are required when not seated, eating, or drinking. We can seat no more than six guests per table. All guests must remain seated at their tables unless using the restroom and exiting the restaurant. Mingling between tables is prohibited to ensure the comfort and safety of all guests. Please include all children in your guest count and if we need to reserve a highchair or booster. 

Cancellation: Please provide a courtesy call in advance if you need to cancel your reservation.

Dining Time Limit: Due to social distancing and limited seating capacities, our flexibility to accommodate guests is significantly reduced. We are limiting dining to two hours.

Private Dining Rooms (PDR): Three private tables are available in PDR A, PDR B, and Olympus Room. We will collect a deposit during booking for each private table reserved. This deposit will be applied to your final bill and is refundable if canceled 48 hours before your reservation. The maximum capacity is six persons per room.

For more information, please call Marianne Bacon at 517-884-8135.