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Whitehouse Restaurant

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613 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1439
+1 989-386-9551
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (9 reviews)
“omelette” (7 reviews)
“burger” (28 reviews)
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6:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner
613 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1439
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A quaint tiny restaurant with two older employees who just go with the flow. The food is cooked to order and is delicious and filling. If you want a good homestyle breakfast, check out the White House!

Thank Alicia W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

small, grill in main seating area plus a few tables outside. Epitome of burger/fries diner. Great breakfasts-the kind you'd expect. Very good prices. Not your epicurean dining just good plain meals. You might expect Flo, Mel and the gang there. (no grits-lol)

Thank nancyturner2016
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Years ago (1970's) work at the Doherty (across the street) and would get out of work at 2am, then go immediately across the street for a burger at the Whitehouse. I'm so GLAD that it's still thriving and getting great reviews! I took my 17...More

Thank Connie R
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Little hole in the wall place with a tiny kitchen.. Served us some of the best cheeseburgers we've had!! Well worth the stop and wait!!!!

1  Thank gogreenfan
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

The Wife & I was Staying Doherty Hotel across the street for the weekend. We had read & heard about Whitehouse and was excited to try it out.. Very Small and Cool Diner, You can watch them make your food from your seat. The Burgers...More

1  Thank Bernard C
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food, and prepared right in front of us. We had the Special of the day, and we were surprised with the gourmet quality of the dish from this obviously "diner" like restaurant! Strawberry shortcake better than grandma's! Not much room, but outstanding food.

1  Thank Barbara C
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Everything was fresh and hot. The fries were perfectly crisp and the toppings on the northern fries (shaved ribeye, mushrooms, onions and gravy) were filling and flavorful. The chicken tenders were excellent also. Atmosphere in this little restaurant was cozy and welcoming

Thank Sue F
Reviewed February 26, 2017

We were in town on for work and passed the Whitehouse at night when it was all lit up. The look of the restaurant caught my attention, then we saw reviews and I decided I needed to try a hamburger from there before we left....More

Thank DMS401
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for burger and fries little hole in the wall fun seats about 16 people food was good looks like msybe the couple of older lady's might own it and work it but fun

Thank Dean M
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

You just know when you drive by and see this little hole-in-the-wall that there's a lot high probability it is fantastic, and it doesn't disappoint! Great food and service. Menu has a nice variety but I asked waiter to surprise me and I got an...More

1  Thank DecisionMan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:59 pm
6:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1439
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Clare County  >  Clare
  • Phone Number: +1 989-386-9551
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