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Historic Depot Restaurant

248 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw Crossing, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9692
+1 231-436-7060
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good21%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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“club sandwich” (2 reviews)
“whitefish” (10 reviews)
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Bar, Grill, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
248 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw Crossing, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9692
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I loved this place! I wish I lived nearby! The Depot is packed with up-to-date gifts, home decor, holiday decor, good smells and more! I didn’t have time to eat but I could tell that everything was homemade and looked delicious in the tea room....More

Thank Jo N
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The prices were good, as was the service and of course the food and it was all set in a historic nicely decorated building---many thanks to the gentleman on my ferry shuttle who recommended it. My friends are vegetarian and hard to please and they...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Probably the best bang for your buck food on the Mackinaw City tourist strip. Kids will enjoy the trains and whistles while the adults will enjoy the cheap prices. Food was delicious and everyone in our family was able to find something they liked on...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This place was at the very back of the Mackinaw Crossings Mall and was the last place we saw, so we decided to stop for dinner. Being the old train depot, there were some historical items that made for a nice atmosphere. A small train...More

Thank 652jeniferw
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We both had different salads with cherries and cherry dressing. Both were wonderful. They also good soups and sandwiches.

Thank Lindalee S
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We found this restaurant on the way through town and decided to try it. Very surprised by the food quality because tourist areas are not always known for great restaurants. The waiter said that their whitefish was fresh that morning, so we ordered it. It...More

Thank OldBob22
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We went into town early and decided to eat here at 11:00am when it just opened up. The waiter was very friendly and got us a table. We got the fried whitefish and it was delicious. It some fashion I might have liked it better...More

Thank jeffhedges
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This place was an easy walk from our hotel and we liked the look of it, so decided to have a late lunch. We realized our waiter never told us the specials, when we hear another waitress explain them to the diners seated next to...More

Thank dansgirl_9
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Our travel group stopped in here for supper. We had chosen ahead for our meals. The service is quite good. The decor is unique. It is the old city train depot. There is an electric train running all around the inside walls in the restaurant....More

Thank tnreb
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Scrambled eggs had the consistency of rubber. Hash browns had been in the freezer too long and were room temperature when served. While the staff was friendly, there are better places to eat breakfast in Mackinaw City.

Thank Randy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Bar, Grill, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw Crossing, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9692
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-436-7060
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