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Yankee Boy Trading Post

5026 US Highway 131 SW, South Boardman, MI 49680-9463
+1 231-369-2821
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good54%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“breakfast” (9 reviews)
“toast” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
5026 US Highway 131 SW, South Boardman, MI 49680-9463
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have added the Friday Fish Fry to our regular itinerary. it can’ be beat. Their Mothers Day special was excellent. They ran out of prime rib but the rib eye substitution was excellent. The medium rare steak was cooked to perfection. This is a...More

Thank drowe775
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here last as we had rented a place nearby for the weekend and I noticed it had strong reviews. It was awesome - local folks enjoying home cooked style food. I forgot how precious local options like this area. I had a...More

Thank Kirk W
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

It stopped with our friends on the way back from the Upper. Lunch time, pretty hungry hadn't been here in a while, probably five years. We had very good service...the loaded potato soup was the special and my friend ordered the Cabbage sausage soup, both...More

Thank RetireeOTR
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Restaurant was jammed at noon Sunday. First day of bow season. We were impressed with the number of staff. They were definitely prepared.

Thank 2ndAmendment1776
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Outstanding family dining! Been going to Yankee Boy for at least 30 years and it is the best it has ever been. Clean, good staff, very good food at reasonable price. Great pizza.

Thank deertlb
Reviewed September 6, 2017

There's really nothing special about Yankee Boy. But the place is pleasant, with friendly staff, and the food is decent and a good bargain. Pancakes and breakfasts are exceptional, as is the Friday night fish fry. This is a hometown spot worth checking out if...More

Thank clea8
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Lived here for decades and just never stopped in. Might be the location on US-131 in the middle of nowhere. First impression is locals and pick-ups. Ordered the country fried steak w/2 eggs, hash browns and toast. Everything was cooked perfectly, especially liked the thick,...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with our two little ones and loved the hometown atmosphere. Three of us opted for breakfast which was delicious and my wife went with the French dip. The sandwiches don't come with fries, but you can go with a fry or...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

They used to have the best hot roast beef sandwich in the area with healthy slices of beef between the homemade bread. Today it looked like crumbled dog food. Not happy since we had a 64 Mile round trip for the meal. The waitress was...More

Thank Don S
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Arrive early on Friday the Yankee Boy fills up fast. They have good pizza and the fish and chips are also good. Generous portions for reasonable prices. Breakfast is also available.

Thank Nancy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5026 US Highway 131 SW, South Boardman, MI 49680-9463
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalkaska County  >  South Boardman
  • Phone Number: +1 231-369-2821
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