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Boyne River Inn

229 Water St, Boyne City, MI 49712-1244
+1 231-582-6300
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (10 reviews)
“burgers” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
229 Water St, Boyne City, MI 49712-1244
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Plan on taking half of this sandwich home. It is huge and it is great. I consider myself a Reuben Sandwich expert---I've had them all over Northern Michigan, and this is the best one anywhere.

Thank wstwnd42
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Always good food. Nice casual atmosphere. Menu selections for everyone. Multiple beers on tap. Service was OK. Clearly this place needs to hire more and better servers. Rest rooms are single occupancy and open into the dining room; inconvenient and strange. Six people, entrees, beers,...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We went here to have dinner with both my brother in law's and my daughter's families. We were seated timely and our drinks came out as expected but from there things didn't go so well. Our orders took a little long to arrive and our...More

Thank I7772YBmiked
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I used to really like the BRI and go there often but, the service has gotten very bad. After waiting at table for 15 minutes without a waiter or waitress coming by, I left. Pretty sure I won't go back.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We stopped here for lunch during our shopping day. They have a basic menu. It was fish fry Friday, so the menu was limited because of the fryers being used for the fish. The food was okay. The service was okay. It isn't a place...More

1  Thank Davidamy617
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a very nice meal on the deck with a nice view of the Boyne River. My barbecued ribs were very good as was her chicken marsala. The portions were very generous; we both took half of our meal home.

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered the Chicken Marsala and let me tell you I enjoyed every bite of it..The chicken in the Marsala sauce is served with mushrooms, cripy potatoes and asparagus cooked to perfection...and definite must try...it comes with a choice of soup or salad. One should...More

Thank Ricci S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We enjoy going to Boyne River Inn any time of day. Each day there is a special, not only on food but beverages as well. Nice friendly people to make you feel welcomed

Thank roxann118
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Found this by chance on a Friday night. They have a great all-you-can-eat fish fry. Very friendly staff. Will visit again!!!!

Thank 8_is_enough_in_MICH
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My wife ordered prime rib special on Saturday. Medium rare she said. They brought her done. No pink. Told the waiter she wanted medium rare. He took it back to the kitchen. Brought her done. He said they came like that. He couldn't get medium...More

Thank Dave C
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Response from Kali M | Reviewed this property |
Pricing and the menu???
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Water St, Boyne City, MI 49712-1244
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Charlevoix County  >  Boyne City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-582-6300
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