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47409 Us Highway 41, Houghton, MI 49931-9016
906-482-8595
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 22
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Steak!

If you want a great steak, this is the place to come. Either come early or if you go at dinner time, you might have to wait a short while, but it's worth it. Really nice inside, but a little dark...that's ok, it's romantic! Wait time on food is about normal....Enjoy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 16, 2014
Carrie Adcock E
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Laurium, Michigan, United States
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marquette, michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This steakhouse should close its' doors. The prices were off the board for the area and the quality of the food was poor. The waitress was also bad, snotty, gruff, lazy--you name it she was it. I can't fathom a person that works for tips would be so nasty but she was. When you have a business in an isolated... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Stopped for dinner with our daughter a Tech Student. Device was very friendly and quick. Great timing on appetizer salad and entree. Restaurant was clean and well lit. French fries are some of the best I've had in a restaurant.

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Wausau
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180 reviews 180 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I eat out all over the world. This was the best porterhouse I had in years. Better than the sixty dollar steak in Houston a few weeks ago. Loved the spinach salad too with bacon dressing.

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Houghton, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

The food and service always excellent but a little pricey for the area. A great place for a romantic dinner, celebration or business dinner.

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Laurium, Michigan, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

If you want a great steak, this is the place to come. Either come early or if you go at dinner time, you might have to wait a short while, but it's worth it. Really nice inside, but a little dark...that's ok, it's romantic! Wait time on food is about normal....Enjoy!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Best steak place in the area. Super nice decor and great service. Parking is not paved space is plentiful. Reservations for dinner are a must.

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Great Service! When visiting Houghton, we always take our son, who is a student at MTU, out for a steak dinner at Pilgrim River Steakhouse. Tradition.

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Michigan
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This restaurant was wonderful! The service was great, and the food was fantastic. It is a little pricy, but well worth the cost.

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Brighton, Michigan
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401 reviews 401 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Completely by chance, I ended up here twice..once for lunch, and once for dinner....on the same day during a recent business trip. In both instances, the meals were good, and the service was very good. For lunch, I went with a buffalo chicken salad, which was excellent. The salad was large, and the bufffalo sauce hot, but not overpowering. I... More 

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Florida
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

Great steakhouse and the local fish is pretty good also. You can make reservations here and a good place to go if big events at tech.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47409 Us Highway 41, Houghton, MI 49931-9016
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Houghton
  • Phone Number: 906-482-8595

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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