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Great Lakes Grill

817 E State St, Cheboygan, MI 49721-2121
+1 231-627-8161
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (6 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
817 E State St, Cheboygan, MI 49721-2121
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Been there many times but the last couple of times the service has slowed, and its on the cool side, one person in our party put their coat back on and the rest of us considered it, I don't like to with my coat on....More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We were there early one day. They had a early dinner special for $6.95. We selected the cod. It was a very nice meal for that price. We had two nice pieces of cod, coleslaw, bread, and choice of French fries or homemade "chippers".

Thank Penny T
Sharon S, Owner at Great Lakes Grill, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2018

I am so pleased you enjoyed our $6.95 early dinner feature. We have added a shrimp plate with all the same sides too, both are available through January. Thank you for taking the time to place a review, I hope you’ll stop in again soon.

Reviewed November 29, 2017

first time going in, was waiting on my vehicle being service at Mannnings, so I am recuperating from bronchitis , so I ordered the daily soup, Potato soup, and ordered a irish coffee. Soup was fanastic, but the kind of older waitress , brought me...More

2  Thank chasturk501
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Great menu, good portions, great prices. Service was great as well. Had club sandwich with onion rings and mushrooms. Was delish. Wanted chips and cheese but was cautioned very large. So opted for small burrito instead. Wasn't disappointed as it was...More

Thank bettybootsk
Sharon S, Owner at Great Lakes Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

We’re glad you stopped ~ Thank you for the excellent review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Stopped with friends for dinner after church while on vacation. Went by other recommendations and glad we did. Typical atmosphere of bar and grill in northern Michigan. Clean and comfy. Our hostess was very friendly and welcoming. Our waitress Carrie Anne was the BEST! She...More

Thank Mary Z
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Don't let outside appearance deter you. This place is not fancy, but the food is excellent and also gets busy. Hubby & I had pan fried perch and our friends had walleye. The breading was light, and everything was perfectly cooked. It was a happy...More

Thank mgmc1959
Reviewed September 10, 2017

The Great Lakes Grill is a great stop for food and drinks. It offers a varied menu and daily specials. The Friday fish dinners on Fridays are excellent. It also serves alcoholic beverages, sodas, tea and coffee....

Thank 391pamc
Sharon S, Owner at Great Lakes Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Thank you for the excellent recommendation and rating. Looking forward to serving you again!

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were just returning from a camping trip in the UP and were looking for a local Whitefish restaurant. We are so thankful for Trip Advisor because we never otherwise, would have found this local gem. I had the Parmesan encrusted Whitefish...More

Thank wbronkema
Sharon S, Owner at Great Lakes Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

So glad you enjoyed your meal and visit. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed September 4, 2017

My wife and I recently had lunch at the Great Lakes Grill. I've heard their ads on the radio and finally got to eat there. I had the fried whitefish sandwich and it came with some wonderful fries. Wow. The sandwich was on homemade bread...More

Thank Drumisl
Sharon S, Owner at Great Lakes Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

We look forward to seeing you for our prime rib dinner!! Thank you for the wonderful raves for our food and staff.

Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped for dinner after visiting Ocqueoc Falls earlier in the afternoon. The fried mushrooms/onion rings is an unbelievable value. We had a burger and a steak as well. The portions are huge and the staff is very friendly, yet knowledgeable. We...More

Thank Jay K
Sharon S, Owner at Great Lakes Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

We appreciate the great review- thanks! Hope you stop in again soon.

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Bill S
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Response from Mary Z | Reviewed this property |
I did not take a picture of menu. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 E State St, Cheboygan, MI 49721-2121
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Cheboygan
  • Phone Number: +1 231-627-8161
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