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Darrow's Family Restaurant

301 Louvingney, Mackinaw City, MI 49701f
231-436-5514
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Windsor, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

The place was nice, and crowded. Service and the food quality was nothing to write home about. Pricier menu when compared to other places. However, there are not too many choices in the area. The food was rating on this site was too high compared to what we found.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

It was just white bread before the meal. Fish was good. Peanut butter pie was no good. Server was great, very friendly.

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Newnan, Georgia
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Best food of our vacation! The Lake Michigan whitefish was awesome and all the sides were excellent...don't leave without dessert!! Worth the calories! There was a short wait on a Monday night but worth it! Amazing food at very reasonable prices. Friendly, efficient wait staff.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

On my Mackinaw vacation my girlfriend said that this is one place we definitely had to eat at. We tried it for dinner one night but couldn't get a table due to it being packed so we left and went elsewhere. We got in for Breakfast the next morning and I was impressed with the portions and the flavor of... More

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Greeley, Colorado
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82 reviews 82 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I was surprised at how many senors were eating here, they were right, it was great. I had the broiled white fish and my wife had the parmesan encrusted whitefish ~ they were both excellent. The waitress was awesome and made us feel right at home. We were amazed at the pies going by and we tried them as well... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Love this place. 2 times on this trip. Whitefish basket is the BEST!!! And always get a piece of pie. Too bad they are closing this weekend. Will always go back to eat here.

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Holland, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had a light lunch at Darrow's just so we could save room for the wonderful pies they have. The soup is excellent and the service was very good even though they were very busy. We returned a couple of days later for another light lunch and pie. The coconut cream and the strawberry rhubarb were really good!

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Black Diamond, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Lots of local customers tell the story. The service was courteous. The food came out promptly. The prices are reasonable. What is not to like about Darrow's?

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Machesney Park, Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We typically take advantage of the continental breakfast at the hotel. However, there were two tour buses at our hotel, so the breakfast area was packed. We walked across the street to Darrows. Most of the reviews talked about dinner, so we were hoping breakfast would be just as good. Great coffee and breakfast. Crispy bacon and perfect eggs. Our... More

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Hutto, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We ate here twice during our stay in Mackinaw City, once for dinner and once for lunch. Both times the food and service were good. The hot beef sandwich and meatloaf sandwich were excellent and served with REAL mashed potatoes. The homemade chicken noodle was perfect for lunch on the cold, wet day we were there. Be sure to save... More

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Additional Information about Darrow's Family Restaurant

Address: 301 Louvingney, Mackinaw City, MI 49701f
Phone Number: 231-436-5514
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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