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The Duck Blind Grille

$$ - $$$American, ,
696 E M 32, Gaylord, MI 49735-8789
+1 989-732-5181
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, Grill, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
696 E M 32, Gaylord, MI 49735-8789
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch and dinner at the Duck Blind Grille while we were at Otsego for a ski weekend. The food was good and very reasonably priced. The staff was attentive and very friendly.

Thank Theodore M
Reviewed October 12, 2017

We came back to this restaurant in the Otsego Club resort after so many years and were surprised to find they didn't currently have their liquor license. Luckily they posted a paper sign on the front door. We learned that the property is in transition...More

Thank RaccoonTravelers
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Excellent and caring staff, lots of choices for kids and adults, and also included at least one Chef special per day. Delicious!

Thank Sissac55
Reviewed February 1, 2017

The Duck Blind Grille is a nice casual dining experience. There is a bar area and a separate dining room.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We have been coming here for a while now and for some reason when we have our banquet for 32 guys they can never get the bills correct. The wait staff is polite and nice I just think the system they use is outdated. The...More

1  Thank Duane P
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at The Duck Blind Grille, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2016

Thank you for your continued business and feedback regarding your recent experience. We enjoy having your group every year. The delay in providing the bills at the end of service was in part due to requests from members of the group to combine rounds of...More

Reviewed August 12, 2016

We waited for a long time for our meals and our table was one of just three. The prices are steep and the Chicken, one of us had, was like old shoe leather. I had an alfredo without the alfredo sauce. The drinks came with...More

1  Thank BluBuny
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at The Duck Blind Grille, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. I apologize for the disappointing experience. I would like to provide you with a gift certificate and invite you back to experience the exceptional food and service that we strive to provide. If you send your...More

Reviewed August 11, 2016

Decided to have dinner at Otsego Club's Duck Blind Grill during last week's golf trip. The building itself merits a visit, with its' Alpine Lodge construction setting it apart from most restaurants you're likely to visit. Inside the restaurant is a wall of windows overlooking...More

1  Thank William K
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at The Duck Blind Grille, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the Duck Blind Grille! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience and hope that you will be able to join us again soon!

Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Not formula everything unique from fantastic Sturgeon Valley view from restaurant to greatest food from youngest and most ambitious chef in area. Aaron! Also local music Thurs-Sat

1  Thank donderover
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at The Duck Blind Grille, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duck Blind Grille. We are pleased that you are able to enjoy all of the things that make it so unique. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2016

We had a great breakfast at this hidden gem found at Ostego Club Resort. From the nice breakfast menu we chose a traditional two egg with sausage plate and the spicy French toast. Coffee was served fresh and hot by our excellent waitress, Roberta. The...More

Thank LolaK
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at The Duck Blind Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duck Blind Grille. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your breakfast! We will be sure to relay your compliments on to Roberta and Chef Aaron. We hope that you will be able to come back...More

Reviewed July 4, 2016

We sat outside with a beautiful view. Enjoyed a glass of wine and chocolate chip cookie ice cream bake, it was fantastic. Service was good and staff friendly. There was also live music for a few hours.

1  Thank April V
Liesel R, Digital Media Manager at The Duck Blind Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review of the Duck Blind Grille! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your overall experience and hope that you will come back and see us again.

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Susan G
July 31, 2016|
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Response from UpNortha | Property representative |
Good Morning, Our Duck Blind Grille menu is quite extensive. We have burgers, sandwiches, fish, steaks, pastas, something for everyone. Additionally, we have happy hour daily from 4-6pm, live music on Thursday- Saturday... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
American, Grill, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 696 E M 32, Gaylord, MI 49735-8789
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Otsego County  >  Gaylord
  • Phone Number: +1 989-732-5181
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the Main Lodge, enjoy breakfast and dinner at the Duck Blind Grille restaurant, lunch is available daily at the Classic Grille next to the Pro Shop. There is something for everyone - pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, burgers, entrees and desserts. Full bar. Indoor and outdoor seating available.
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