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Spikehorn Restaurant and Lounge

) #5 of 29 Restaurants in Houghton Lake $$ - $$$ American, ,
4955 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9517
+1 989-366-9698
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“walleye” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“steak dinner” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4955 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9517
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for lunch with my Aunt & Uncle who recommended the place. Glad they did. Great Black & Blu burger! The wife enjoyed a huge salad of which we took 2/3 of it home. Staff was great and all food came as ordered.

Thank asaling
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant tends to be busy most weekends throughout the summer with many vacationers who visit or own cottages around the lake. The menu isn't particularly unusual, but it does venture outside the typical fried offerings of other local restaurants and bars. The venue was...More

Thank Meech531
Reviewed 1 week ago

You'll be happy with your meal if you come to the Spikehorn! A great place to meet your friends! Your adult beverages are also served,

Thank deanp54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere that of a local bar/restaurant. Friendly staff, nice menu. Plenty of beer selections and amble bar. Taco salad was fine, broccoli cheese soup very good but the fried clam strips were overdone, dried out balls.

Thank colonelkabob
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Maybe it’s because we have a cabin just down the street and it is convenient, but the truth is, Spikehorn is a place that we have been doing to for decades. My fondest memory is when the restaurant used to have a stuffed deer’s butt...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Locals love THE SPIKE which in some form or other has been around for years. Recent renovation has spruced up the place and a new patio area is great on nice weather. Decent menu with good fish specials. Packed on summer weekends

Thank dorothymc2017
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A bit of a drive around the lake for us, but well worth the drive. the chicken was excellent as was the fish. Staff was friendly and attentive.

Thank travelingfools99
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I each ordered the shrimp dinner and steak dinner and shared. The steak was exactly medium rare and the shrimp was phenomenal. Only complaint was that the potatoes were nasty. Have you ever purchased a bag of potatoes that one potato is...More

Thank beckarae1
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We have a cottage in Higgins Lake and my son lives in Houghton Lane. Every time we head up north we make sure to go to Spikehorn......great food, service, and music on the weekends. Love the patio area and its great seeing a hostess there...More

Thank armyvisit
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Went to have the famous homemade pasties, but they don't serve them on Fridays!! 😩 I had the special, lake perch, which was great! My husband had ribs, which were also delicious! We went late on a Friday and didn't want to wait for a...More

1  Thank SummervilleSCLocal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4955 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9517
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Houghton Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 989-366-9698
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