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Cunningham's Family Restaurant

312 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
231-436-8821
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Ranked #19 of 46 Restaurants in Mackinaw City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

On my vacation in Mackinaw my girlfriend, who is a resident of Mason and regularly trips up to Mackinaw suggested having dinner at Cunningham's. At first I was a bit iffy....but that was until my plate of meatloaf and mashed potatoes and WOW is all I can say! The portion was large and generous and aside from my mom's meatloaf... More

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Orlando, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

First day I just stopped in for tea and the service was warm and friendly. The 2nd night when our original plans didn't pan out, we headed over to this diner. Snagged a table right away. We had been trying to find a place to eat for over an hour that didn't have a wait time. I had the whitefish... More

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Went to this restaurant on the recommendation of our local tour guide. We went for lunch and they were very busy but waitress was rude, took our order, brought our food and never returned. She never brought the water I requested, finally ask the busboy to get me some water which he did. Wish we had eaten some place else.

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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Went here for breakfast . Had the "homemade" cinnamon roll , it was cold and had the tiniest bit of frosting . Old hash browns . Average pie . Nothing special . and oddly expensive ?? Is everything in this town overpriced ?

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Detroit, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My husband and I ate breakfast at Cunningham's a couple times while vacationing in Mackinaw City. It reminds me of a basic Coney restaurant which is exactly what we were looking for. It's a little pricey like everything in Mackinaw, but overall reasonable compared to some others. Service is good, food is pretty good, place is very clean. My basic... More

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Okawville
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stopped for dinner while on vacation and enjoyed their baked whitefish special. The food was very good and fresh locally. The restaurant atmosphere was nothing special and the waitress service was good. The prices were geared for the tourist trade and a little high. Considering the restaurant competition in the area, you could find dinner at more reasonable price,... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
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162 reviews 162 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This restaurant uses a 'bait and switch' method of adding cost to your meal. Upon paying the bill, I noticed an additional surcharge. The cashier pointed to a little sign on the counter by the register that said that a .03 surcharge would be added to the cost of a meal if a credit card was used. I understand covering... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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53 reviews 53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The is a family restaurant. Food was good but in my opinion it is a bit pricey. They do have daily specials and a large menu

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Tiny but typical seaside restaurant, family own since 1948. Great food, no alcohol. great for breakfast, lunch or dinner. On Main street a block from the docks that take you to Mackinac Island.

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Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stopped into Cunninghams for a nice meal after a long drive up north. Checking the price list outside, Cunninghams is economical and has a decent variety. We were seated immediately and offered some refreshments. We both ordered pasties one with gravy and one without. The chicken pasties were served promptly and had a soft flaky crust with a firm... More

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Address: 312 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
Phone Number: 231-436-8821
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City

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