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All 56 Gaylord Restaurants

Sugar Bowl

216 W Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-5524
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Ranked #9 of 56 Restaurants in Gaylord
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

If you are looking for a leisurely dinner experience this place may be for you. Otherwise, you might want to look elsewhere. Don't get me wrong, the food was good and I would return. The prime rib and the whitefish were both excellent. The server was extremely friendly but SLOW. The place was only half full but we waited ten... More

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Lakeshore, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

What a wonderful experience. We were looking for a quick, tasty lunch and weren't disappointed. Our only disappointment is that we should have ordered the larger serving of lemon rice soup. It was delicious. The corned beef was tender, the turkey mouth watering. Thank-you for a lunch to remember.

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Flat Rock, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The food and service is excellent. The prime rib was exceptional and the waitress was spot on. The decor of the restaurant is beautiful. This is my third visit, and would recommend this establishment to everyone.

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Upper Peninsula, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I have been coming here since I was a child 50-something years ago. The food & atmosphere is very good. I had the macaroni & cheese special, and it was just like Mom used to make. The servers were very attentive.

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Marco Island, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This restaurant, circa 1917, is a lovely place to enjoy a meal in Gaylord. The menu is a mix of traditional German and Greek dishes. Strange bedfellows--but a combination that offers varied tasty selections. I strongly recommend a visit if you are traveling in Northern Michigan.

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Newport, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We all enjoyed our lunch here! Tasty food!!! Friendly staff. Historticaly interesting. Our first time ever here... and would definitely eat here again.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stopped by at the end of a long day of driving from Detroit. The Sugar Bowl is a true old fashioned family restaurant. The walls of lobby are covered with old photos and stories following the 95 year history. It was our first day in Michigan, so we had to try the whitefish. It was sautéed perfectly a la... More

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Stockdale, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I had the pancakes and sausage, loved the pancakes but the sausage lacked in flavor. My daughter had the french toast and bacon, it was really good as well. The staff is friendly and the decor is older but taken care of.

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Dearborn, Michigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Returning from one of our northern Ontario adventures this year, our usual stop for lunch in the U.P. was packed to the gills so we decided to wait. We saw the Sugar Bowl and decided to give it a try. We were a little apprehensive upon walking in (a little fancier than our usual stops) but what a great experience.... More

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Athens, Greece
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100 reviews 100 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The Sugar Bowl offers visitors to Gaylord a warm atmosphere, prompt service, and good food served in ample portions. Some of the dishes are based on Greek recipes modified for American taste. This is the ideal family restaurant. After considering newer and noisier options in Gaylord we opted for this longtime favorite of locals and were glad we did.

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Additional Information about Sugar Bowl

Address: 216 W Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone Number: (989) 732-5524
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Otsego County  >  Gaylord
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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