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Harbor Cafe'

129 River St, Elk Rapids, MI 49629-9614
+1 231-264-8700
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
129 River St, Elk Rapids, MI 49629-9614
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at this small, modest restaurant on our way to nearby Traverse City for Sunday brunch. The cafe has only a half dozen tables, but is obviously a favorite of the locals. Our scrambled eggs were tasty, as were the bacon and hash browns....More

Thank LouBobHarborSprings
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great breakfast here! A family run business, very friendly and efficient. We were given a sample of the Cherry Cactus Chili, so good. We must come back for lunch.

Thank Maudiesue
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is my first review I have ever given on a restaurant. I really enjoyed my experience visiting and the staff was amazing! They were so friendly and accommodating and made us feel at home right away. Would highly recommend and will be returning.

Thank dougmuller12
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Breakfast is served all day here, thank goodness, because the blueberry pancakes are so good, served with real butter, real maple syrup and real orange juice. The eggs & bacon are well-prepared too and the prices are reasonable and the service quick and friendly. What's...More

Thank Gerri B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Courteous staff, prompt service & really good patty melt. Cute little place with lots of menu choices.

Thank Marcie M
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Pancakes are great (my teen boys ordered these) - and they have real maple syrup, which I appreciate! Not very big place, but worth it! I had a veggie omelet and it was very good.

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Harbor Cafe is our favorite breakfast spot. Very innovative specials, tasty regular items, and friendly waitstaff. Can't wait to get back there!

Thank emily b
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Very small diner with friendly atmosphere. Good breakfast. We had five of us and that would be about the maximum number they could seat at one time.

Thank Flybynight2
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here day before yesterday. I had the grilled Rueben on rye and the wife had a special sandwich of the day a turkey on slaw sandwich. Both sandwiches were very generous portions. Both sandwiches were grilled and we both found the sandwiches...More

1  Thank jimbhere
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Driving through town and called to order take out. Staff was friendly and food was ready quickly. We ordered sandwiches and bought bottled drinks next door.

Thank skymom
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Rollie M
29 August 2016|
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Response from Ken P | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant's address is: 129 River St, Elk Rapids, MI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 River St, Elk Rapids, MI 49629-9614
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Elk Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 231-264-8700
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