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Marion's Dairy Bar

111 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1349
+1 989-362-2991
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (58 reviews)
“waffle cone” (14 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
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111 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1349
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

A wonderful retro décor inside and across the road from the marina and Tawas Bay. Anytime we have stopped at Marion's the service has been great regardless how busy they are, and they can get really busy at times during the summer. Good selection of...More

Thank GDAandCJA
Reviewed September 4, 2017

This is the best Michigan up-north ice cream experience! Step through the door and you can smell the fresh waffle cones baking. Marion's offers tons of flavors and the ice cream is great. The counter is staffed by local teenagers and the tip jar always...More

Thank robsquared
Reviewed August 28, 2017

We stopped by for an ice cream and were greeted by friendly service and enjoyed terrific hot fudge sundaes! This place is a blast from the past with the 1950's music and décor, plus the service is a friendly, small-town kind of charm that is...More

Thank PKPollard
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Great Ice Cream... Mint ch chip and Michigan pothole... yum. We always walk on the dock with our ice cream cones.

Thank Roseann P
Reviewed August 25, 2017

There's a lot to choose from here, and not just in the way of ice cream, either. They also serve food, including breakfast. Having said that, I've only ever ordered the ice cream. My favorite, when they have it, is the coconut flavor. The small...More

Thank flowerhead2
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Friendly service with a smile and good treats on a hot day busy place with benches to sit outside and tables inside lots of flavors to choose from❣️🤗👍

Thank lblack5219
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

It was a strange experience. Most places we go for ice cream that are busy they move you in an out like a machine. When we went the staff moved around kind of confused and lost. The ice cream was fine but we had a...More

1  Thank Tom J
Reviewed July 27, 2017

We walked here from the hotel across the street a few times a week. The place is always busy, but the service is so fast! I always went for the single scoop of mint on a waffle cone and let me tell you.... AMAZING! And...More

1  Thank His_N_Hers_USA
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Had a super delicious breakfast here last week. The guys ordered eggs, toast, real fried potatoes and Klenows bacon and enjoyed every bite. The gals had waffles which are soooo good. We had one with Britt's maple syrup traditional and other had fresh strawberries and...More

Thank marian c
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Great variety of ice cream flavors, good service, and generous portions. Our family craved this treat so much that we splurged on HUGE waffle cones daily during our week long stay in Tawas City. It has great "throw back" creamery shop decor. Many other food...More

1  Thank Michiganmama72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  East Tawas
  • Phone Number: +1 989-362-2991
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