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The Lighthouse Restaurant

618 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-8620
+1 231-436-5191
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
618 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-8620
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great experience at The Lighthouse Restaurant. There was a decent menu with a variety of options that will satisfy even those that don't care for seafood. One of our party ordered the New York Strip and it was prepared perfectly to order. The stuffed whitefish...More

Thank BarrsterKy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner after a day at Mackinac Island. There was a tour bus load of people eating, but we were promptly seated and received good service. The food was very good, particularly the fish.

Thank RHJones
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful interior, a live lobster tank when you walk in. Walls of natural wood in a checkerboard pattern, stacked stone pillars and walls, attractive copper ceiling tiles. There is a full bar and daily buffet. The servers were very friendly and helpful. The menu includes...More

Thank Veronica S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and service was just okay considering the prices. Nice atmosphere and close to hotel. We had to wait about 15 minutes to be seated and then another 15 or 20 to order they were serving a large bus tour.

Thank Crystal E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service! Very expensive! Food elaborate and not that great! Can take care of food allergies! Seafood took quite a while!

Thank W00dDuck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very friendly and nice waitress named Jody. She served us last year and we asked for her again this year. She was very personable and gave us great service. She anticipated our needs and was very prompt. Highly recommend her. She brings...More

1  Thank paiyeeshah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd read some reviews of The Lighthouse Restaurant, many of which commented on the high prices. But, it was close to our hotel, and we decided to give it a chance. It is a beautiful place, and we and one other couple were the only...More

Thank Libralady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were only one or two dishes that were not seafood. Unfortunately, even though I had gastric bypass surgery and don't eat very much, they would not let me order off of the children's menu. I ended up having to share a plate with a...More

Thank Kimberly D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At the recommendation of the staff at our motel my wife and I were looking forward to an enjoyable and quality dinner. Restaurant is clean and spacious and our wait person, Kristy was very friendly and helpful. We felt the meals were somewhat over priced....More

Thank richandnanmassey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't say enough great things about our dinner. Personally met Chef JT! Food was delicious Server Jodi was more than accommodating. Bartender Andrew was knowledgable and so friendly.

Thank Conniesell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 618 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-8620
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-436-5191
Closed for the season. Re-open the Spring of 2017
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