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2700 Orchard Highway Manistee, MI 49660-9752 (866) 466-7338, Manistee, MI
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Dining options: Dinner
Description: 866-466-7338 Located in Little River Casino.

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Better than you might think!

Had a great quick meal here tonight...my husband and I both had the Spinach Salad...totally yummy...and we split a sandwich. Plenty of food for two! We cannot recommend the Spinach Salad enough. Everything about it is great! Might try adding some chicken the next time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
Patricia R
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Kalamazoo
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Kalamazoo
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

Had a great quick meal here tonight...my husband and I both had the Spinach Salad...totally yummy...and we split a sandwich. Plenty of food for two! We cannot recommend the Spinach Salad enough. Everything about it is great! Might try adding some chicken the next time.

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Manistee, Michigan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

what a great variety on the new dinner menu. our party of four enjoyed the creative selection...we all loved our meals and will recommend this restaurant to our friends. wonderful dinner gathering.

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Cushing, Oklahoma
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

My friend and I had lunch during the week. I ordered the perch and it was delicious. Service was prompt and friendly. The setting is beautifuly, right next to the river, so you can see the water running over the rocks and hear the water splashing.

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MI
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102 reviews 102 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We were vacationing in the area and stopped to have dinner and gamble too. We had their special which was a rib eye steak dinner. There was an hour wait because of it being a Sat. Evening. Our waitress was delightful and attentive. She brought the salad right away. Very small lettuce salad. Followed by the steak w/a glaze on... More 

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Lapeer
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We have ate here a few times for dinner. The food was good. We have had fish and chips and also hamburgs. We like that you can watch the games on the tv at the bar. The prices are a little high but not bad. We will still eat ther again.

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Grand Ledge, Michigan, United States
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76 reviews 76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant is on a 'river' inside the casino that creates a refreshing atmosphere and sound while enjoying your meal. Try the shaved prime rib frybread. It was delicious! The Heron also has great prices for bottles of wine with a small but adequate list to pick from. The dessert menu could use more variety. Current choices are all some... More 

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Baltimore, MD
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169 reviews 169 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Excellent sandwich/burger selection on the menu. Had the prime rib parmesan sandwich and it melted in my mouth. Good, friendly service.. Noisy casino is off to the side.

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Holland, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

My wife and I ate here two nights in a row since I won big. The Rib Eye is fantastic and the loaded back potato was also very good. My wife had the Perch both nights and said it was one of the best perch she has had in years.

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Ada, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Seriously try all of the appetizers especially the best damn cheese sauce. It was amazing! The mini prime rib breads were an awesome treat as well. Prices were reasonable and service was great. You won't be disappointed.

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Ludington, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Ordered onion rings and the first onion ring I picked up had two black hairs deep fried right into it. Just totally disgusting and guarantee by the way it pulled out from the inside of the onion ring it came from the kitchen staff. I left the other hair embedded in the onion ring to prove it wasn't anyone's hair... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2700 Orchard Highway Manistee, MI 49660-9752 (866) 466-7338, Manistee, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Manistee County  >  Manistee

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

866-466-7338 Located in Little River Casino.

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