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Portside Inn

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239 W Washington St, Marquette, MI 49855
906 228-2041
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Today
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Small Plates, Burgers & Specials

Portside is small in size but big on service. Their drinks are good, the French Onion soup is the best in town, pizza and breadsticks are not to be missed items, and their incredible whitefish cake is amazing -- their local take on a crab cake but using locally caught whitefish. Excellent! Go... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
Travelgirl3972
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Michigan
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Michigan
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Portside is small in size but big on service. Their drinks are good, the French Onion soup is the best in town, pizza and breadsticks are not to be missed items, and their incredible whitefish cake is amazing -- their local take on a crab cake but using locally caught whitefish. Excellent! Go there to see photos of the local... More 

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Marquette, Michigan
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Portside has been good bar food for a very long time. Not fine dining but always good. Sometimes very busy but seldom a long wait, enjoy

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Milwaukee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Girlfriend took me here as she stops on every Marquette trip. Breadsticks are well just amazing and we had a ton of small plates that we rather enjoyed. We didn't eat any main courses but my girlfriend says they are as good as the other stuff we ate. Plus it's just a really cool place inside. Will be going back... More 

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Marquette, Michigan
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

If your looking for good pizza head on over to Portside. If you want the insiders favorite, They have breadsticks that are out of this world. Everyone tries to imitate their garlic spread!

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Blaine, Minnesota
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Is fabulous, and their fish on Fridays can't be beat. With a nice outdoor patio for those rare summer evenings when the weather is perfect and you want to raise a glass with friends.

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Marquette, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Always a good time and good meal at the Portside. A Marquette staple and a great local place visitors should check out! Always have to wait for a seat so be prepared for a drink before hand!

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Gaylord, Michigan
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Good pizza and breadsticks. Like the speciality pizzas. The restaurant Is small but does have outdoor seating. Bar atmosphere.

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PA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

They have is dialed in right. Really good variety of menu choices. And all taste good. I have had every item. Price fairly. Good friendly crowd. I go here regularly.

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Michigan
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Stopped here for lunch on a business trip and found a nice and varied menu. Was torn between the pizzas, salads, and the home made hamburgers. Got the hamburger and it was great - a real handformed patty on a nice bun with good toppings. The prices were reasonable. It was pretty crowded for lunch on a Thursday but the... More 

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West Branch, Michigan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Great location in downtown, recommended by hotel staff "that's where we go to eat". Went for lunch and returned the next day for dinner! Need I say more!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 239 W Washington St, Marquette, MI 49855
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Marquette
  • Phone Number: 906 228-2041
Open Hours
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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?