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Blue Pelican Inn

) #1 of 8 Restaurants in Central Lake $$ - $$$ American, ,
2535 N Main St, Central Lake, MI 49622-9270
+1 231-544-2583
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2535 N Main St, Central Lake, MI 49622-9270
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nothing fancy, but the food was decent. Seemed like a good spot for families. It would have been nice to sit outside - so maybe make a reservation to do so!

Thank Cashew07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Blue Pelican is one of my favorite restaurants. The food is wonderful. It's always consistent and the service is impeccable! My husband and I go there many times during our summer in northern michigan. It's the best!

Thank jennifer b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a wonderful dinner on the deck of this quaint restaurant. The music that night was pleasant background to our conversations.

Thank Don V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our dining experience at the Blue Pelican Inn. I had ribs which were fall off the bone delicious. The fish special was quite tasty too. Our waitress was great. Enjoyed the evening.

Thank looski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very nice dinner with friends on Monday night! The atmosphere was very nice, the service was great and the food was great! We would highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank Butch050
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Amazing food and great staff......really lovin this place. Made me a fan all over again. Chef Patrick has great food and wonderful presentation.....

1  Thank Jefchef
Reviewed 5 December 2016

A great choice in Central Lake--their menu shows some creativity and their staff is attentive--you will always see locals there which is always a good sign--beer list is a little short but a solid wine list.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Friend told us this was a really good restaurant (prime rib) so we gave it a try. We were there on a Thursday(Italian night). Only one other table occupied on arrival although four or five were occupied when we left. Service was quick. Husband went...More

Thank Wendy1107
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I have been driving by this restuarants for years on my travels to northern Michigan and had never eaten there. It was suggested to my husband and I to try it out. It was terrific. Food was delicious and our waitress Shana knowledgeable and delightful....More

Thank Mary Beth K
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived to what is really the only dining facility in Central Lake. The Blue Pelican is also an Inn. We were here on Friday night about 6 and there were a few tables taken. Multiple televisions showed sports shows and one was showing news....More

Thank Countryjules
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 N Main St, Central Lake, MI 49622-9270
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Central Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 231-544-2583
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