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Mackinaw Brewing Company

161 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-5769
+1 231-933-1100
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
161 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-5769
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here for lunch on our walk around downtown. Service was fantastic. Our waitress was prompt, fun, and super helpful. We started out with the spinach and artichoke dip, which was quite delicious. Our table order the Brew Pub Club, the Beef Brisket sandwich,...More

Thank endre1mr
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had dinner here with my family on a Thursday night, the food is your average bar food nothing really spectacular. I do have to say the onion rings were HUGE. The service was kind of slow, but we were on vacation and not in a...More

Thank Sdoofor
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited for drinks. Beer is just okay, there are other brew pubs in the area that have much better beer. Service was not very good and the place is very loud even though it wasn't that crowded. In fact, the noise was so distracting we...More

Thank michigantraveler2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sat on their cover patio facing the lake great comfy seats and view! Onion rings, perch basket with veggies and cherry wine was a perfect lunch made wonderful and homemade! Service was great!

Thank zimrock
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the ribs, but the restaurant needs a good cleaning. Bathroom was yucky and the black wall in the dining room had a nice coat of dust and was sticky. Carpet is soooooo old! Stained. Husband did enjoy the beer flight. Service was very good.

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok but not what we expected. No beer brewed here and it looks like a diner. With all the great at breweries nearby, if you are looking for beer skip this one.

Thank Shelliu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

great stop for a drink and food while shopping. loved their burger and local beer. the service was very nice and sitting outside was beautiful.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beer selection and the menu had something for everyone. The service was fast and friendly. My husband had the mac & cheese with blackened chicken. The portion was huge and it was delicious. We also ordered a couple of salads. Mine was the house...More

Thank JulieGSTL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We order the fish and chips and a steak with onions and mushrooms. Both meals were absolutely delicious. The service was great. Meal prices slightly high Word recommend this restaurant.

Thank gina r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived hungry for lunch and opted to sit on the patio which made it perfect. We had the fried perch was was fresh and prepared to perfection. The cherry wine was chilled and topped off a great lunch. Mackinaw Brewing is our must go...More

Thank johnnyhotcakes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684-5769
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-933-1100
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