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Lipkas Old Fashion Soda Fountain

8718 Ferry St, Montague, MI 49437-1210
+1 231-893-5624
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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8718 Ferry St, Montague, MI 49437-1210
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Reviewed 8 May 2013

You walk in and instantly feel like you're back in the 1950s with the original soda fountain bar and the original owners! They make malts and shakes from scratch and boy are they TO DIE FOR! I suggest the Green Dragon...one of my unique favs!

Thank LadyJaneLife
Reviewed 4 April 2013 via mobile

The food was fantastic. There is a limited menu selection but it is fresh and creative; it changes constantly. There were great vegetarian options. The novelty of sitting at an authentic, working, old fashioned soda fountain was priceless. The food was crazy inexpensive. The service...More

1  Thank HoppyGirl72
Reviewed 27 February 2013 via mobile

What a real treat! The cook is fantastic and has worked as chef at swank places and moved back to care for family. The sandwiches are very unique and delicious and you can't beat the price! Malts are out of this world. Bring cash though...More

Thank degayle
Reviewed 15 September 2012

What a lovely, old-fashioned place this is. So well-decorated with artefacts, particularly from the owner's father's pharmacy, that it feels almost like a well-worn museum. The soda fountain's been there for decades but the rest is just three years old, the owner told me. Great,...More

Thank Wandering_Seahorse
Reviewed 9 September 2012

It's an old drug store. The owner's father was one the pharmist here, and she's turned it into a sandwich shop/soda fountain. The menu is very limited and changes all the time. Food is freshly made, seating is limited, but its worth the visit!

Thank Carrol D
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Old fashioned store with the old counter - Grab a chocolate malt made the right way!! Throw back place with a GREAT vibe!

Thank Alicia R
Reviewed 21 March 2011

This place is the best of both worlds. The back is a soup & sandwich restaurant where you will feel like you're eating lunch at Grandma's kitchen table. They offer a great mix of classics, such as egg salad, and unique recipes that my grandma...More

2  Thank NettysGirl
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2 July 2017|
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Response from Take-a-Break-Girl | Reviewed this property |
I would call them ahead of your trip and ask. Sorry I really wouldn't know that answer. Good luck.
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8718 Ferry St, Montague, MI 49437-1210
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Montague
  • Phone Number: +1 231-893-5624
(231) 893-5624
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