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The Marina

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M115, Cadillac, MI
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

I wish I could give a good review for this place because I know they are a family owned business with a long history in the area and they appear to be struggling so I will start with the positives first. There is a pretty view of the lake from pretty much anywhere in the restaurant. The home made bread... More 

Thank Natalie D
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

my husband, my sister and I walked into the restrant..greeted at the door by a young woman.. we were the only ones there and she said sit wherever you want..we chose a circular table with soft cushioned chairs as my husband has seriou s health problems..we sat there about 15 minutes when I flagged down a waitress and ask to... More 

Thank 700virginiac
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Avoid this place at all costs. While we had a great server who seated us right away. Our service went downhill right away. Our first clue should have been we were the only customers in the building. next were all the cobwebs and spider webs in all the windows that face the lake.Our server took our orders and then brought... More 

Thank taftrj
Omaha, Nebraska
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

It's funny, but i could have written the first review i read here. my opening line was to be, "Definitely a family-owned restaurant." My wife and I found this establishment looking for a quiet, peaceful dinner after a hectic few days getting our son settled in school, a long way from home. It turned out to be a great choice.... More 

Thank DVenturesMark
Merion, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Definitely a family-owned restaurant. Three generations were present: some working, some eating, and all chatting with us! That was fun. Our waiters were very courteous. The menu was standard and not imaginative, but the choice of homemade pastas was unusual (and more expensive). I found the sauces a bit runny (the blue cheese dressing and the alfredo sauce), and ordering... More 

Thank DrDoriaol
Whitney Point, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Good service. Great food. Awesome view of Lake Cadillac! Family owned & a great familyvto be affiliated with. All around Great Place!

Thank ashlynn731
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Food was excellent enjoyed it definitely one of the better meals I've had. Got chicken florentine this little old itlian women who happened to be the owner insisted we try one. Though it was weird not used to the family like atmosphere. Propobly because at the time it wasn't terribly buisy.

Thank niceguyhere99
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We went to this restaurant for a light supper and was never SO disgusted! We (2 couples) ordered the larger pizza with 2 toppings added (extra cost). An hour later we still didn't have our pizza. We had also ordered drinks. We got those right away. The waitress had come out about 20 minutes after we ordered to say they... More 

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Lake City, MI
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104 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

If you are looking for freshly made from scratch Italian cuisine, this is the place. Good selection to choose from on the menu, with all your Italian favorites.

Thank JeanneConventionTrip
Cadillac, MI
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

We live near Cadillac and this is one of our go to places to eat. It is expensive, but worth the money. The homemade pasta melts in your mouth! So good! Give it a try the next time you are coming to or through Cadillac!

Thank tlchippy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M115, Cadillac, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cadillac

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?