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Trout Town Tavern & Eatery

306 Elm St, Kalkaska, MI 49646-8534
+1 231-258-2701
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast” (16 reviews)
“trout” (30 reviews)
“brisket” (5 reviews)
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306 Elm St, Kalkaska, MI 49646-8534
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by for a bite of lunch on my way back down State. Special of the day was the cod sandwich with potato salad. It was decent, not spectacular, but the service was quick and very friendly. Fairly busy yet staff was efficient and enjoyable

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and son got the burgers and were very pleased. I tried the beef brisket sandwich. It was ok, not very juicy. The fries were good. Would like to try the fish sometime.

1  Thank 243DLP
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Heading to Mackinac City, Kalkaska was a perfect break for dinner and Trout Town provided the perfect venue. We arrived around 5:30pm and were immediately seated. Our server Amber was both friendly and attentive. Since the kids were hungry we ordered Roger away. We ordered...More

2  Thank Shayne U
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on Friday for dinner. Place was packed and service was a bit slow. Staff and server were really helpful and friendly and did their best to keep up. Food was ok.

Thank Gurmeet S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Stopped on our way to Petoskey. Thought they might have Polish Kielbasa! LOL Kielbasa in Kalkaska! Instead enjoyed a wonderful lunch in a small town atmosphere, welcoming to tourists. Tennessee Pulled Pork sandwich was really delicious served with fries. The chef salad was enough to...More

Thank TravelJewels45
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is casual with trout decor so I was expecting diner type food. I was impressed with the menu, presentation and quality of the food. Very good. The perch and lake trout were delicious. It was pasta night and my teen son enjoyed the...More

1  Thank jolson1
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The food was great. A LOT of food choices. The wait staff was very attentive and pleasant. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank Julie J
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

A pleasant surprise while traveling thru Kalkaska. Friendly and prompt service in neat surroundings. The Perch was very good as was the Michigan salad. Would definitely stop here again.

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went on a Thursday night and it was all the ribs you could eat. My husband ordered them and he said they were delicious. I had the barbecue combo, that was really good too. They give you so much I had to take half...More

1  Thank romeofl
Reviewed 10 July 2017

excellent food, very busy at lunch, arrive early to get a seat. pretty fast service, friendly hostess. up north salad is my favorite

Thank onion807
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 03:00
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Elm St, Kalkaska, MI 49646-8534
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalkaska County  >  Kalkaska
  • Phone Number: +1 231-258-2701
Rustic decor with fishing being the main visual. Friendly and welcoming staff. Casual atmosphere
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