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Blue Pelican Inn

2535 N Main St, Central Lake, MI 49622-9270
+1 231-544-2583
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“walleye” (8 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2535 N Main St, Central Lake, MI 49622-9270
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Good menu and good service. Make reservations in the summer. It gets crowded. This is a very good "go to" place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JMMI34
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Always on the lookout for a Friday Night Fish Fry!! After sampling many different venues my wife and I keep coming back for the tried and true Fried Cod at the Blue Pelican! And, the good news is that's it's on the menu ALL the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johny811
Reviewed September 27, 2018

I had a wonderful experience at this restaurant. It started with sharing a bottle of Michigan wine. I had never had wine from Michigan, it was surprised that it was so good. I love fish so I ordered the walleye. Another first for me! It...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank foodie1945
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We had dinner on Saturday night. Two in the group had the perch. The portions were small, over breaded, and over cooked.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Suzie F
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Love the seating inside and out the bar is nice and summertime music is great, Chris has done great things for everyone to enjoy

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dale S
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Visited for dinner, drinks and entertainment. Pleased that on a Thursday evening there was dinner entertainment. Large outdoor seating for meals and or drinks. Nice Tiki Bar. Entertainment was outside on the beautiful evening we visited. Had drinks outside and dinner inside. Staff friendly, knowledgable...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TwoTravelers-OntheGo
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Had a family dinner out on the Tiki Deck and was a beautiful night. Made reservations and wanted to switch tables once we got out on the deck because the sun was so bright where our table was and they could not switch with another...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank purplenurple2017
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great Food, Atmosphere and Outdoor Entertainment. Fine Dining inside, outside at Tiki bar w/live music and the Side Door Saloon w/ Burgers, Nachos and apps!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rodney T
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Loved the live music and vacation vibes of sitting at the tiki bar. Food was pretty good, service was wonderful.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank julianas220
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We met friends for dinner here and even though it was hot we sat out on the patio. There is outside entertainment, a gentleman who is playing a lot of songs from many eras. We opted for two appetizers including the Brie covered tater tots...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 00vette48306
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November 9, 2017|
Response from hemlockmommy | Reviewed this property |
Check their Facebook page. They often post things there.
April 19, 2017|
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Response from Rachel B |
Hi Wendy, We do offer a prime rib special on Friday nights (except during lent). It starts at 5pm until sold out. Reservations are recommended during the peak season. Hope to see you soon! Blue Pelican Inn 231-544-2583
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 N Main St, Central Lake, MI 49622-9270
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Central Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 231-544-2583
  • E-mail
Casual Dining, fun for everyone, bags, live music, horse shoes, full dining out doors, the attached Side Door Pub and lodging.
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