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Knot Just a Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
820 Front, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770-8025
+1 231-439-2770
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“perch” (23 reviews)
“fish” (18 reviews)
“steak bites” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
820 Front, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770-8025
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little spot tucked away from the downtown area. Me and my husband ordered the navy bean and bacon soup and the chowder soup. Fantastic. Cozy, warm and the views are great

Thank memo8139
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food. My daughter had the steak and I had the whitefish. Both served with delicious mashed potatoes. Service was on the slow side and our waiter seemed a little awkward (maybe new?) in dealing with us. Had Fox News on the TV over the...More

Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Varied menu that should have something for you to like. The whitefish sandwich is very good. Staff is friendly. View on the water is terrific.

Thank Rhurst2014
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I am always skeptical of bars when it comes to food quality. This place was a very pleasant surprise. Entree salads and perch dinner were excellent. Highly recommend this place for a lovely casual marina meal.

Thank T-birdTraveler98
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner here while staying at the Inn at Bay Harbor. We were looking for a reasonably priced restaurant and it was just what we were looking fir.

Thank happytraveler66_12
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited during our anniversary trip to Bay Harbor. We were looking for a casual light dinner on our first night and Knot Just A Bar fit that bill perfect. The atmosphere is somewhat bar like but a bit better. Sit outside...More

Thank 332chadb
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I have been going here for about 2 years now. Mostly for breakfast. We like the Bloody Mary’s with our breakfast. Unfortunately, we went there this past Sunday. This service has always been spotty but we have made exceptions because of the great food. This...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We were here with 2 other adults and a total of 5 kids (ranging in age from 4 - 15) in late July. We were told from our hotel concierge that if we arrived before 6/6:30pm, we wouldn't have a problem getting a table (esp...More

Thank ccw060609
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Went here for cocktails and appetizers before a show at Bay Harbor. We sat at the bar. The service was extremely slow, bartender and waitstaff seemed overwhelmed. Ordered the jalapeño popper dip and cherry crisp. The cherry crisp was fantastic. The jalapeño popper dip was...More

Thank Spicyfudge
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The view is great. That’s the end of the positives. The kitchen is clearly either understaffed or brand new. Our server was nice, and I can’t blame her, but our beers took over 10 minutes to come out and our food took about 50 minutes....More

Thank OSUrob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Front, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, MI 49770-8025
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey  >  Bay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 231-439-2770
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