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Fort Mackinac Tea Room

7127 Huron Road, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-6327
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (71 reviews)
“tuna salad” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
7127 Huron Road, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

After enjoying our tour of Fort Mackinac. We stopped to eat here. The Tea Room is run by the Grand Hotel and the food and the staff were friendly and polite. Service was just what you would expect from the Grand Hotel staffed restaurant. We...More

1  Thank gppbob
Reviewed 13 March 2017

the Tea Room is located just outside of the Fort, it is managed by the Grand Hotel and the service and outstanding; the food very good. This is a great Island experience.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 19 November 2016

As there was a little breeze we wondered about eating inside, but frankly there is not much appeal inside this cafe. So we sat outside and enjoyed the magnificent views. Service and food were average.

Thank John S
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is at the top of the hill in the fort. View is excellent! Food was good Nothing fancy. Wait staff wasn't the best.

Thank cheesynurse
Reviewed 6 October 2016

To be sure, a sunny October afternoon with temperatures in the 70s (F) contributed to our pleasure. But really, all we hoped for was a reasonably priced lunch at a dog-friendly venue. We got all that and more at The Tea Room up on Fort...More

1  Thank JayChuck
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The Tea Room is situated inside Fork Mackinac. The view is superb from here. We enjoyed tea and a dessert. The staff was efficient and courteous. We then stepped into the fort for the cannon and rifle shooting demonstrations.

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

My husband and I had lunch here during our visit to the Fort. It was a beautiful sunny day and the view from the patio is just spectacular. We had soup and 1/2 sandwich which was quite nice.

Thank hotbiker
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Situated inside the Fort, this restaurant provide good meals with a view that overlooks the city and lake. Sit back, enjoy your lunch and relax. Meals were a little pricey, but when you're on the island, expect to pay a little more for a meal....More

Thank marqc2
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The view is fantastic. The food is excellent . The staff are efficient and courteous, the prices are great . I love going there when I visit the island even if I am alone ! I would not miss it for the world

Thank Marie H
Reviewed 22 September 2016

After exploring the Fort Mackinac area for most of the day, this was the perfect stop for a light lunch. The view is just breath-taking of the island and the harbor, probably one of the coolest spots on Mackinac Island. The staff here is incredibly...More

Thank Leah K
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23 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Atlanta_GACindy | Reviewed this property |
I just confirmed that you do have to pay admission to the fort to eat at the tea room.
5 June 2016|
Response from grandhotel1887 | Property representative |
Hi, No the tea room does not accept reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7127 Huron Road, Mackinac Island, MI 49757 (Formerly Tea Room at Fort Mackinac)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Mackinac Island
  • Phone Number: +1 906-847-6327
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One of the most delightful and scenic settings on Mackinac Island to enjoy luncheon or a late afternoon snack. Tour this historic site and relax afterwards with a delicious meal and exceptional view of downtown Mackinac Island and the harbor. Admission to Fort Mackinac is required. A visit to Fort Mackinac includes a self-guided tour of the Fort, seeing 1780's soldiers demonstrate rifle firings and a cannon salute over the harbor. For more information about Fort Mackinac visit click here.The Fort Mackinac Tea Room will open for the 2013 season on Tuesday, May 7th.Hours of Operation:Luncheon: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Outdoor and indoor seating available.There is tipping at Fort Mackinac Tea Room.
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