In today's "Local First Local Eats," we're taking you to the new Matchbox Diner & Drinks in Eastown Grand Rapids.

It's located at the site of the old Brandywine restaurant that was a staple in the area for years at 1345 Lake Dr. SE.

The owner, Eric Chaitin, says they serve breakfast all day alongside mile-high deli sandwiches, burgers, milkshakes and malts, along with a handful of seasonal entrees.

Many of the same employees at Brandywine have stayed with the business, while it's menu and decore has changed.

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