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4574 Us Highway 45, Watersmeet, MI 49969
+1 906-358-4601
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Hurley, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

My wife and I happened on to this place when we were traveling through Watersmeet, MI and we just very much enjoyed it. It is a very charming little place and the food was very good but the soup was outstanding. We will be back!!!

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Great place to stop when in Watersmeet. Nowadays it's just about the only place in town, but I have been coming here for years when I ATV in the U.P. Very nice staff and the food is always good.

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Thank chriskeaton
Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Great place to eat on the ATV trail. The food is homemade. Their breakfasts are wonderful. Worth the stop!

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2014

This is an old time dinner in a very small town. The food is good basic Northwoods fare. The decor is clean but worn.

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Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

Visited Watersmeet and stayed in the nearby casino. My husband and I stopped in for breakfast and were not disappointed. This is definitely a place where the locals go. Very reasonably priced, excellent pancakes, hash browns, eggs, and biscuits with gravy. We would go again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4574 Us Highway 45, Watersmeet, MI 49969
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Watersmeet
  • Phone Number: +1 906-358-4601

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?