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Swedish Pantry

) #3 of 50 Restaurants in Escanaba $$ - $$$ American, European,
819 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829-3854
+1 906-786-9606
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
819 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829-3854
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a real find and could so easily be missed. From the front it looks like a deli but behind is lovely cafe serving a range of interesting meals, snacks and light lunches. They are all freshly cooked. The quirkiness comes from the number...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Finally stopped to try and am I glad! Wonderful HOMEMADE food with a whimsical ambience. I highly recommend Swedish Pantry and will definitely be back when traveling through Escanaba!

Thank YooperLisa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had Swedish pancakes and meatballs. My husband had potato pancakes and sausage. All our food was delicious. Our waitress was great and the hostess treated us like locals. Would definitely eat here again. No other place we know of has Swedish food, so great...More

Thank Julia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you see a cinnamon roll the size of your head, you know it's either going to be amazing or...not. Sorry to say, these were not. They were big alright, but the dough was heavy, and the rolls were way overloaded with sugar icing and...More

Thank Farewell18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here several years ago and were favorably impressed. Knowing we would be in the area again I wanted to make sure Swedish Pantry wasn't missed. Good decision. Staff was attentive , prompt, and friendly. Prices are very reasonable, food was...More

Thank Silver006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in on our way to Ottawa Service was super friendly Shop reminded me of my grandmothers house full of knick-knacks, really neat clocks. Got the sampler. The meatballs were AWESOME The rest was, eh? OK. Still would go back for a plate of...More

Thank zragefyre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely stop here if you are passing by going north or south on 2/43. People are awesome, service great and food the best!

Thank gne4thewkend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had Swedish pancakes, potato sausage, meatballs & lingonberry. All excellent & definitely not something you will get anywhere else. The pancakes are like crepes but just alittle heavier & more savory than sweet. Worth a try!

Thank Laure S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

got a coupon for this place at the hotel so we thought we'd try it out. Talked with the owner who said they don't serve hamburgers or fast food like that and they were the oldest restaurant in Escanaba. Tried the potato pancakes, Swedish meatballs...More

1  Thank james p
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We did not eat at the restaurant but we did buy some items from the small bakery case. We got a cinnamon roll that was enormous, a large molasses cookie, and a large muffin. We munched on them over the next 3 days. The muffin...More

Thank coconutkids
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Do you have gift cards? I'd like 1 to be sent to my mother in law, that lives up there.
17 December 2015|
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Response from Rocky M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do! You can visit their site ( search swedishpantry) and go to the gifts tabs, or call 906-786-9606 to order gift cards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829-3854
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Escanaba
  • Phone Number: +1 906-786-9606
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