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Spikehorn Restaurant and Lounge

) #6 of 30 Restaurants in Houghton Lake $$ - $$$ American, ,
4955 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9517
+1 989-366-9698
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“walleye” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“steak dinner” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
4955 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9517
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice clean restaurant/bar. Waitress was nice enough. Attentive. Mid-afternoon visit on a Monday. Not many people but loud. Cannot imagine a Friday or Saturday nite with lots of people. If you are not into LOUD, I wouldn't recommend this place. Like I mentioned, three other...More

Thank Blanglois
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard of this restaurant from another camper and decided to check it out. It is loud, bright and happy. The food was good and the service and great. You can watch sport TVs or if the weather is good, you can sit out in...More

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch with my Aunt & Uncle who recommended the place. Glad they did. Great Black & Blu burger! The wife enjoyed a huge salad of which we took 2/3 of it home. Staff was great and all food came as ordered.

Thank asaling
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This restaurant tends to be busy most weekends throughout the summer with many vacationers who visit or own cottages around the lake. The menu isn't particularly unusual, but it does venture outside the typical fried offerings of other local restaurants and bars. The venue was...More

Thank Meech531
Reviewed 12 July 2017

You'll be happy with your meal if you come to the Spikehorn! A great place to meet your friends! Your adult beverages are also served,

Thank deanp54
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Atmosphere that of a local bar/restaurant. Friendly staff, nice menu. Plenty of beer selections and amble bar. Taco salad was fine, broccoli cheese soup very good but the fried clam strips were overdone, dried out balls.

Thank colonelkabob
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Maybe it’s because we have a cabin just down the street and it is convenient, but the truth is, Spikehorn is a place that we have been doing to for decades. My fondest memory is when the restaurant used to have a stuffed deer’s butt...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Locals love THE SPIKE which in some form or other has been around for years. Recent renovation has spruced up the place and a new patio area is great on nice weather. Decent menu with good fish specials. Packed on summer weekends

Thank dorothymc2017
Reviewed 18 April 2017

A bit of a drive around the lake for us, but well worth the drive. the chicken was excellent as was the fish. Staff was friendly and attentive.

Thank travelingfools99
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My husband and I each ordered the shrimp dinner and steak dinner and shared. The steak was exactly medium rare and the shrimp was phenomenal. Only complaint was that the potatoes were nasty. Have you ever purchased a bag of potatoes that one potato is...More

Thank beckarae1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4955 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9517
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Houghton Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 989-366-9698
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