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The Voyageur

525 South Riverside Avenue, Saint Clair, MI 48079
+1 810-329-3331
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great view” (18 reviews)
“clair river” (32 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
525 South Riverside Avenue, Saint Clair, MI 48079
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Reviews (127)
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had my mothers funeral luncheon at the Voyageur. The food was excellent, the staff very attentive to all of our families needs. The owner Mike and Linda in the office were most helpful, suggesting menu items that all would like. An added bonus was...More

Thank Jane B
mikestclair, Owner at The Voyageur, responded to this review

Thank you for taking to time to rate us.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We came here for lunch on a day when the Voyageur was very busy. They had booked in a large funeral group as well as the local Rotary Club. We were left with a raised table in the only other room available. Not the Restaurant's...More

Thank vagabondoug
mikestclair, Owner at The Voyageur, responded to this review

Thank you for your understanding - hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Family recommended and I loved it. Great menu, drinks, all tables have a view. I will be going back.

Thank Daniel M
mikestclair, Owner at The Voyageur, responded to this review

My and our staff thank you for the remarks.. we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This is a place I had never been and happy I finally went. Lunch was extremely good tasting. It's not cheap eating but the quality IS there. I had suggestions from other TripAdvisor reviews and decided to try the French Onion soup with a salad....More

Thank Margo W
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my family's favorite places to dine. We have had lunches, dinners and celebrations here. Delicious food, friendly staff and great views. Live music most nights.

Thank BridgetB1973
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Went for a Christmas party and the buffet was excellent. They really did a great job at making sure everyone was taken care of.

Thank KPranger23
mikestclair, Owner at The Voyageur, responded to this review

Thanks, if there is anything new you would like to see on our menu let us know. Menus planning is taking place now. Thanks again.

Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Can't say one good thing about this restaurant it was so cold we had to wear our coats while we ate the service was terrible and the food was even worse I have never written a review this bad but this restaurant truly deserves itMore

Thank 20briang
mikestclair, Manager at The Voyageur, responded to this review

We sincerely regret the unsatisfactory food and service you received on December 10, 2016-if we could get the time you arrived and what was served so we can correct the problem. We apologize, and appreciate the fact that we have the opportunity to prevent this...More

Reviewed 25 November 2016

The great location is this place's big selling point. We enjoyed overlooking the water and watching the ships glide by. The food was quite good, and our polite server was very attentive. It's not a gourmet restaurant, but our straight-forward meals were honestly prepared and...More

Thank Robert R
mikestclair, Owner at The Voyageur, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks, be sure to visit the bowling alley and sports bar on the street side of the building - Always fun for the family.

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Delicious steak bruschetta appetizer, wonderful french onion soup, and (hubby's ) turkey gumbo soup, both chocolate and peanut butter, and amaretto cherry cheesecake were amazing. Our server was very knowledgeable about the ships passing on the river.

Thank NanSea03
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Food here is very good. But, I LOVED the view with the River right outside your window. So peaceful, and they have piano players in the evening. What a way to enjoy the evening!

Thank Philyn B
mikestclair, Owner at The Voyageur, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind works. We have a piano player ever night except Sunday and Wednesdays.... Like us on Facebook and get daily and weekly specials - stop in and visit again soon.

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Mike F
Can you make reservations?
28 January 2017|
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Response from mikestclair | Property representative |
yes- just give us a call from 8am till 10pm happy to make it for you. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 South Riverside Avenue, Saint Clair, MI 48079
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saint Clair
  • Phone Number: +1 810-329-3331
  • E-mail
Voted the best in the area, View and food. Number one for Perch (sautéed) Prime Rib, Salmon, Pickerel - from this location the River Freighter traffic passes at it closest point. Daily Special posted on Face book... Take a tour on line..