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Bear Trap Inn

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American, Bar
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H15, Shingleton, MI 49884
+1 906-452-6364
08:00 - 00:00
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Auburn, Indiana
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service, great chili (other than mine), and the burgers and onion rings are good also. Nobody in the group I was with had any complaints. Very snowmobiler friendly.

Thank stevereesman
Munising, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Worth the trip to the Bear Trap. Great family business who takes care of their customers like family. Great burgers and fish!

Thank jrmom1966
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the snow sleds. The meatloaf is mouth watering and so are the broccoli bites. Awesome fast service even on a busy evening.

Thank Brent Q
Great Midwest
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199 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Been dining here for decades and its a local fav of hunters and snowmobilers and located right on the trail. Stopped in here on January 7 for lunch and 2 times in one day on Feb 2, 2017 for lunch and dinner while riding snowmobiles. The place is that good that you just cant get enough of it. Everything is... More 

Thank caymankid
Grand Rapids
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131 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

They have a lot of animal mounts inside so it makes it fun to look around. The service was very good. I had the nacho's and was slightly disappointed, they had on cheese sauce on them instead of melted cheese. The warm weather had the amount of snowmobilers down.

Thank pmt1234
Bristol, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The Bear Trap is a snowmobiling staple stop. WIFI hot spot. Little-No cell phone service. ALWAYS ORDER THE CHICKEN DUMPLING SOUP! Even if you're full, order it! Burgers, Grilled Cheese, and Fries are all great choices. Service is sometimes slow, due to crazy busy times, but the ladies always do the best they can! Restrooms were recently updated and nice... More 

Thank Brittany G
Dayton, Ohio
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192 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Good snowmobile stop. Good bar food. No draft beer unfortunately. Service is ok. Very crowded at times.

Thank Lance B
Garwin, Iowa
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251 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner on our way back to our cabin. The service was friendly and pretty quick. We had a burger, pork chops, fried chicken, clam strip basket, philly cheese steak and basket of fried portabella mushrooms. Everyone enjoyed everything we ordered. The clam strips were perfectly fried. The French fries were very good!! The waffle fries were... More 

Thank Phyllis B
Romeo, Michigan
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Husband and I ate here two times during our October 2016 weekend in Munising, MI. Our weekend was cold and rainy. We stopped in for breakfast one morning, we were between hotels and could not check-in yet. Plus, it was raining and cold and not much to do. Breakfast was great, I had an omelette. Coffee is really good. The... More 

Thank happygardener2016
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stopped in after spending a day hiking and looking at waterfalls in picture rock park. My wife saw a sign for the restaurant and after driving by earlier decided to give it a try on our way back to Munising. The service was outstanding, the food was great and the portions were large. The prices were excellent. Would go back... More 

Thank sshoe8

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: H15, Shingleton, MI 49884
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Shingleton
  • Phone Number: +1 906-452-6364

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?