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) #5 of 5 Restaurants in Harsens Island $$ - $$$ American, ,
Middle Channel, Harsens Island, MI 48028
+1 810-748-3640
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
30 Aug 2016
“Shelter from the Storm”
10 Aug 2016
“Rum Runner and people watching are excellent!!”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Middle Channel, Harsens Island, MI 48028
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived by boat, big line of bigger boats, but we easily got a slip. Waitress said "sit anywhere". Waited ten minutes, went looking for waitress. Found same waitress, she said "someone will be along". Ten minutes later she walked by to serve another table. Stopped...More

Thank RickTravelingAround
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I had heard about this place for years and then we finally went by boat with two other couples for dinner. My wife ordered a vodka Sprite and got a vodka tonic. I ordered Johnny Walker and ginger ale and got some low rent well...More

Thank Jco002
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Adults only Saturday... Plan for swimming, drinking and Browns Throw in hurricane winds and a bunch of rain...still made it to Browns. It was packed, it was loud, it was slow, everyone was wet, still had a blast...just like when my parents went there and...More

Thank DRA1968
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Pulled in in the boat for lunch, watch out there is some current to deal with when parking the boat. We got a table on the deck outside for lunch, service was hopping. Ordered the big fish sandwich, I don't think anything is made fresh...More

Thank Margebbss
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Looking for a great nautical spot this is it. Great views of the river. Fun loving people. Plenty of dockage or parking. Food was good. Beer cold. Everything you need for a great time.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 10 August 2015

First, as others have said, this is a bar. And it's location can not be beat. We were there two Saturdays ago about mid afternoon. The place is packed. Do not go here expecting great service, great food and great ambiance as you will set...More

1  Thank Wife2Table45
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Stopped on Saturday Aug. 1st for lunch with my wife, daughter and her boyfriend while on our boat. Was there by 11:30am before the lunch crowd came in. The place is a dive bar. Not "charming". Not simple. Not rustic...a dive. Should have left but...More

3  Thank Jetboater57
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

In 20-30 minutes you can boat to this great spot in the middle channel and feel like your up north. Fun boating atmosphere where everyone is in a good mood!!! Food is above average and just about everything in menu is great. We like the...More

Thank Jeffmattes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Went here for the first time today, had a great time. Food was pretty tasty - but hey its standard dive bar food - nothing wrong with that. It's a great place to go for an afternoon on the boat.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Were out boating and the idea of lunch came up. We were close to Browns and decided to try their food for lunch. They are open from May to October depending upon the weather. The menu has a great slection of quick food choices from...More

Thank BigDMI
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Channel, Harsens Island, MI 48028
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Harsens Island
  • Phone Number: +1 810-748-3640
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