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The Loon's Nest

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115 E State St, Fife Lake, MI 49633-5110
+1 231-879-3711
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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115 E State St, Fife Lake, MI 49633-5110
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Reviewed February 6, 2018

We stopped in here on our way home from a vacation in Traverse City. We loved the looks of the place inside and out. The service was great and so was the food. We will return again for sure. It is a great find in...More

Thank TJS422
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Nice little comfort food restaurant to meet family or friends for a light meal and a cup of coffee. The food is not fancy, my family got Chili dogs and they were just standard hot dogs but okay for the price. Fries were good. Coffee...More

Thank tcnorth2017
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Nice little place for all meals if you are in the Fife Lake area. Decent homemade breads, but a bit pricey. Great breakfasts and sandwiches. Onion rings are good and pancakes are well worth it, they are giant! Very friendly and efficient staff. We'll head...More

Thank tcresidentTc
Reviewed October 7, 2017

We had breakfast here while staying at the Fife Lakeside Resort down the street. We just had simple breakfasts but they were fantastic. I had the french toast made with their homemade raisin cinnamon bread and bacon. The bacon was thick, but evenly cooked. My...More

Thank JeannetteMichigan
Reviewed July 3, 2017

My wife and I stayed at a cottage on Fife Lake. While here we came to the Loon's nest for breakfast. They specialize in a variety of different home made type bread. We liked the Cranberry and Walnut so much that we brought fresh loaves...More

Thank maplerun62-Steel
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful omelets and home made breads. Great service! Will return when in this beautiful area of the state.

Thank Scottteee
Reviewed April 25, 2017

This is a small place on the main drag in Fife Lake. The food is good and the atmosphere is friendly. They have specials and make their own bread. It's the usual small town cafe menu. They do an especially good breakfast.

Thank joe4075
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Stopped in for breakfast. Great little restaurant that's been there forever. Friendly spot with the best home made bread ever.

Thank 2ndAmendment1776
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here in my way home from deer camp and I absolutely love these types of places. Husband and wife run the place and are known for their bread. I had the loonie burger and the home made fries. My meal with tip was $14...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We were vacationing in the Traverse City area and happened upon this local cafe in Fife Lake for breakfast. This is a mom & pop type place where you'll find the locals. There were 7 of us & we all ordered different breakfast items. Everything...More

Thank Kris F
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E State St, Fife Lake, MI 49633-5110
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Fife Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 231-879-3711
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