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American Spoon Cafe

226 Park Ave, Petoskey, MI 49770-2421
+1 231-347-7004
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (16 reviews)
“sorbetto” (6 reviews)
“potato salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
226 Park Ave, Petoskey, MI 49770-2421
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

My husband and kids were biking the Little Traverse Wheelway from Harbor Springs and stopped in Petoskey's Gaslight District for lunch. We ordered sandwiches to go and ate them in the adjacent park. The sandwiches were all delicious and used American Spoon's tasty jarred spreads...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank michelle s
Reviewed July 29, 2018

This place is great! We went five days in a row. My 10 year old was obsessed with the blood orange. We even had to stop on our way out of town heading home. The chocolate almond is wonderful. All of the gelatos are made...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DesertWest
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

This place is really cute! It's mostly about gelato, which I just finished an hour ago. It is clean and cute with really delicious gelato and many jams, jellies, sauces, and so forth for sale. It isn't really a major restaurant. It has a very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Amy S
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We ate elsewhere for lunch but stopped for gelato. Oh my. I got coffee & a cinnamon scoop. They are so delicious & great quality you can tell. My 4 yr old didn’t like the vanilla but it was true vanilla not the fake garbage...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank fredkwit
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Always fresh and tasty food. Their gelato is awesome. A small outside eating area but nice good for people watching.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Laura K
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

A must stop in Petoskey for Gelato and Sorbetto lovers. The mango passion fruit raspberry blueberry.....and other fruit flavors taste like real fruit not some fake engineered chemical food, but the real thing!!!! So refreshing as an afternoon treat or a snack at the end...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank laanjo65
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We used to go to American Spoon cafe at least twice a week for breakfast/brunch. Would drive all the way from Charlevoix. Loved the cashew toast, pancakes and many of the other breakfast items. Really miss their breakfast menu!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank my3mom
Reviewed July 23, 2017

The potato salad here is amazing! We look forward to coming here for lunch when we are in town from Traverse City. All of the sandwiches we tried were fantastic, along with the soups. The desserts are also fantastic! The restaurant is very busy, but...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Barbara R
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

With so many of the other of their stores no longer selling gelato, we're so glad the one in Petoskey still does. There is a big change in cafeteria area in that they only do tacos now, even though they looked delicious. I remember their...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 00vette48306
Reviewed June 26, 2017

The cafe closed and another taco restaurant has moved in. However, the gelato is still served and it is wonderful!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank BlueHeronOakland_MI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Park Ave, Petoskey, MI 49770-2421
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey
  • Phone Number: +1 231-347-7004
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