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Pilgrim River Steakhouse

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47409 US Highway 41, Houghton, MI 49931-9016
+1 906-482-8595
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“spinach salad” (12 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47409 US Highway 41, Houghton, MI 49931-9016
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Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Pilgrim River several times and never been disappointed. We chose it for dinner with old friends that we had not seen in many years. We wanted to eat where it was quiet enough to hear each other. The food was good....More

Thank Snowshoemqt
Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Was camping at McLain State Park over the Memorial Day Holiday. Weather was wet and chilly so I wanted a good steak for dinner. Had heard good things about this steakhouse so three of us ordered the prime rib special. It was a great price...More

Thank S7250GZcathyc
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Northwoods cabin atmosphere, tasty meaty food. However, suboptimal if you have vegetarians in your group. Locally owned steak house.

Thank Jill F
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The service was amazing! The food was amazing! Alicia was our server, and she was absolutely the best! Professional, and perfect! Prime rib was fantastic!

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

We do not live in the Houghton area, though my daughter graduated from MI Tech and wanted her wedding in Houghton. As soon as we contacted Pilgrim River, they were responsive and helpful with the reception plans. We were very pleased with the planning process...More

Thank Cyndi K
Reviewed May 12, 2016

While I was told that their steaks were not good years ago, I was wanting and found their trout almondine as good as I've ever had. It also was one of their more affordable meals. The meal included a potato, salad, and soup. Everything was...More

Thank MarriedWidow
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

In area on business and asked a customer where to go for a good steak. He said Pilgrims and I wasn't disappointed. Had the New York strip 12 oz done perfectly with baked potato And asparagus sides. Excellent

Thank Partsman123
Reviewed April 20, 2016

This used to be a good place to eat, but they have changed. My wife ordered the seafood special and it was 80% fried breading with tiny pieces of meat. I ordered the expensive Walleye and it was bland and poorly presented. They provided sour...More

Thank Doug H
Reviewed April 20, 2016

We met here for a late business lunch for 10. The service was outstanding, and the order was out in a very reasonable amount of time. The food was delicious and reasonably priced. This is a great place for a family dinner, couples, or larger...More

Thank James S
Reviewed March 27, 2016

Went here for my bothers birthday dinner. I had the prime rib special which includes: salad, soup, baked potato or french fries, and dessert for $20.00. You can get the prime rib with sautéed mushrooms & onions. I had the mushrooms and medium rare on...More

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Beth M
April 24, 2016|
Response from schoolbus1313 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not...but their salads are amazing too!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47409 US Highway 41, Houghton, MI 49931-9016
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Houghton
  • Phone Number: +1 906-482-8595
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