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L.J.'s Kilkare Inn

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3942 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9208
+1 989-366-5254
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (7 reviews)
“wings” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3942 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9208
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered a take out of there famous ribs, and they are outstanding. The best ribs we have ever had.

Thank jillmcross3
Reviewed September 12, 2017

This place has been at Houghton Lake for many years. Generous parking places. Spacious inside. Lots of locals go here.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed August 31, 2017

My boys and I drop by Kilkare's every summer after our annual fishing trip on Houghton Lake. The food and service are great, as well as the reasonable prices to help feed growing boys.

Thank chrisP117YQ
Reviewed August 13, 2017

It was time for me to "pay-up" on a bet that I lost. The "winner" was my wife. She decided that I was going to treat her with a dinner on the town. So, it was off to the races. Because it was late in...More

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Excellent burgers! The dinner fare I have tried has always been good. This is a nice place to meat with friends!

Thank deanp54
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

This was our first time in Houghton Lake. Based on previous reviews, we gave this place a try. We were extremely disappointed. The food took an hour to arrive, and it was delivered after 2 other parties who arrived after we did. In addition, all...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

We had an impromptu dinner with 3 couples. The food was very good but we did have to wait for our 2 of our sides. We had fried and broiled cod, steak and a few appetizers. Our waitress Courtney was pleasant and apologetic for not...More

Thank Desiree L
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Kilkare has GREAT food and portions are better then most in area. Prices are reasonable for a resort town. Wings dings are fabulous and chicken breast is MOIST!!

Thank im12stpn
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

I was in town on vacation my sister and brother-in-law took me there for supper. Place was semi-clean as we walked in sat down not busy , waitress was very attentive was patient with us for finding out what we wanted. We ordered, good atmosphere...More

Thank Darla C
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Lots to choose from, family safe place with a bar. It's right on M-55 very close to Spicers Boat city.

Thank travelingfools99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3942 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9208
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Houghton Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 989-366-5254
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