Welcome to the Snail of Approval West Michigan (SoA-WM) webpage, a food provider directory of the restaurants, bars, food and beverage artisans, and stores and markets and the like that, because of their contributions to the qualityauthenticity and sustainability of the food supply of the West Michigan region, have been awarded the Slow Food West Michigan Snail of Approval.

Read up on the details and find out more and nominate your favorite food-related provider!

About the Snail of Approval

How does one qualify for a Snail of Approval?

Frequently Asked Questions

Info Sheet (for distribution)

The Snail of Approval Directory

This directory section is NEW and will continue to grow over time, please check back periodically for updates. The Snail of Approval awards are reviewed on an annual basis and renewal is determined by the Committee.

Restaurants, Breweries & Food Trucks

Producers and Products

Food Stores, Markets & Other Distributors