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All 47 Mackinaw City Restaurants

Pancake Chef

327 East Central Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI
(231) 436-5578
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Ranked #13 of 47 Restaurants in Mackinaw City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Bay City, Michigan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Breakfast was quick and delicious. Offered coffee to go and also gave an apple at check out. Staff was very friendly. Recommend to anyone who travels to Mackinaw.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

9/18/14 our group had dinner there. The dinner was very good. The fried cod, beef and ribs were very very good. All restaurant employees were very hospitable thank you for good service!

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DeWitt, Michigan
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Two days prior to our visit, a gentleman was out front of this restaurant, handing out info about their meals. He made it sound quite tempting so we did take it a point to go back in Sunday around 1:00. Unfortunately, that man wasn't there and all they were really having was breakfast bar. The prices seemed a bit high... More

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East Sussex UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We got a really delicious meal here, and particularly enjoyed the extensive salad bar as we'd been suffering from a lack of greens being on a road trip. What made this place though was the great staff, in particular George whose exuberant charm as he welcomed us immediately put us at our ease. Don't be put off by the name-... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Wow! We never would of thought walking into this place it would be such an amazing experience. The waitress we had was the best (Debra) she drew pictures on my daughters cup twice! Noticed my 4 year old was getting fussy so she brought her a box of cereal and fruit while we waited. The food was amazing too!! Great... More

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Fairfax, VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I went here recently for dinner while in Mackinaw Island. We were a group of 35. They were ready for us and everything was perfect. We had the buffet and I found the food to be delicious. We were told they were known for their pot roast and I must say it was really good. I also found the pot... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Very good food, had to wait 20 minutes after the bridge walk. (40,000 people walked the makinaw bridge that morning). Food was worth the wait. And I'm not a breakfast person.

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Bloomfield Township, Michigan
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314 reviews 314 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
264 helpful votes 264 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I had dinner at Pancake Chef while visiting Mackinaw City with my family few years ago. We thought the food was decent. It's a family diner. Service was okay. During my recent visit to Mackinaw, with my husband this time, we were taking a walk, passed this place by, I decided to go inside to look at the menu to... More

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Springfield, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Traveling with my adult son has become a bit of a challenge in recent years as he has developed a gluten sensitivity. The Pancake Chef in Mackinaw City has some of the finest gluten free pancakes we've ever tasted. The owners were considerate and careful, making it a pleasant experience.

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Wyandotte, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is out of this world. Also this restaurant serves breakfast all day! Most restaurants in this area only serve breakfast till 11:00 am on the weekends.(not sure about the weekdays) The breakfast pastie and sausage gravy was awesome. The Apple pancakes are also very tasty. If your looking for good restaurant try this place. Also ask about the... More

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Additional Information about Pancake Chef

Address: 327 East Central Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI
Phone Number: (231) 436-5578
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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