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The Lakehouse Grille

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620 E Lake Shore Dr, 620 E. Lakeshore Drive, Culver, Indiana, Culver, IN 46511-1122
+1 574-842-2234
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Plymouth, Indiana
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127 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband and I stopped for lunch today. We've lived in the general area for nearly 4 years and are used to most restaurants in the are being decent & good enough. At first glance we were a bit taken back by the prices. Once we tried the food though - WOW. Worth every penny. I had the ruben sandwich and... More 

Thank lrltshw
South Bend, Indiana
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While out on the lake, we docked and had lunch here. Very good food. A bit pricy, but a nice environment. Love the picture pressed on the bun.

Thank Lesa K
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I tried to go to just about every resturaunt and bar in Culver. (It's not a big town) so when I came into this spot I didn't expect the kind of welcome and friendliness I experienced here... they make everyone feel like they are a regular... after the first day the bartender knew my name and I could definitely tell... More 

Thank Christopher G
Plymouth, Indiana
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

My family went here for my birthday dinner. I love the sailboat on the ceiling and all of the beach items. You can sit inside or outside around a fire and see beautiful Lake Maxinkuckee. There is a full service bar with lots of options. They have a chef on hand, so you need to read the menu and see... More 

Thank KristineKLBE
Fort Myers, Florida
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite when we got to Culver. We had the chicken caprese sandwich with green beans and both were delicious. I ordered a margarita after the bartender said that he made a pretty good one. Not so much. It was way too sour, even after adding orange juice and triple sec. Other than that we... More 

Thank Sunnybuckeye62
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

The food here is excellent. My husband had the fish and chips and I had the shrimp and scallop penne. (both very good) The sushi was good also. The service was slow and not attentive. Still for the food we will be back. Hopefully they will have better service and we did not get servers name since she never told... More 

Thank Debra J B
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70 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

I was in town for a long weekend and had the Hawaiian burger twice! The first one was so good, I just had to order it again when I returned to the restaurant. Cold beer, nice atmosphere, good food, outdoor seating, all make this a good do to place when in Culver.

Thank slcas332
Newburgh, IN
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235 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

Located just a block off from the lake, this is a nice area to visit and walk around. We had an event later in the day at Culver Academy and decided to drop in here for a quick lunch. The dining area was very busy. It was the weekend and parents and students of the Culver Academy's summer programs were... More 

1 Thank Thomas M
Walkerton, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

2hrs for 4 burgers and 4 beers. Waited 1hr for refill on beer. Cost over $70 They gave all locals bread but not us

1 Thank dave347st
Dana D, Owner at The Lakehouse Grille, responded to this review

Dave, Thanks to my detailed Aloha point of sale system, security cameras and a discussion with your server, I have been able to ascertain what happened this past Friday night. Your reviews seemed like you were so incredibly upset that I took the time to go back and watch the security camera recordings of your entire experience. You and your... More 

Oaxaca, Mexico
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180 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 640 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016

Salads are green, fish and chips great!, barbeque wings also, burgers everithing you order has great ingredients, simple kitchen with good recipts, definetily we will come back again

3 Thank Covadonga A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 E Lake Shore Dr, 620 E. Lakeshore Drive, Culver, Indiana, Culver, IN 46511-1122
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Culver
  • Phone Number: +1 574-842-2234
We specialize in keeping you happy! Our menu ranges from Burgers, Steaks, and Seafood, to Sushi on the weekend! Our extensive bar has 16 beers on draft and the largest collection of liquor around! We also have drink and food specials daily. The Dining Room features a soaring ceiling which houses a spectacular 20' C-Scow sailboat, rigged and ready to embark on Lake Max. The walls feature funky original surfboard art and super-sized advertising art that ranges from the bizarre to the nostalgic. The Lakehouse Grille is Culver's favorite restaurant & bar for friends and families to meet for any occasion. Enjoy a family outing or business dinner in this informal dining atmosphere. The lake is in full view from both dining areas giving it the feeling of a coastal, laid back environment.

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