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Powell's Restaurant

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3257 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8241
+1 989-366-8721
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“french toast” (2 reviews)
“lunch menu” (2 reviews)
“log cabin” (2 reviews)
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3257 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8241
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

My wife and I have passed this Ma and Pa family restaurant for years. But, last Friday we decided to check it out. And, what a nice surprise we had. Powell’s Restaurant isn’t large. In fact, it’s a bit on the small side. But, it...More

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Steak and eggs were great. Steak tender and flavorbul French toast was just par, nothing special. Prices are fair, service is great and friendly.

Thank diner307
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Powell's is family owned and has a great breakfast & lunch menu. The staff (the owners) are friendly and quick to joke. Never had a bad meal; would recommend stopping in. P.S. closed Monday's

Thank Mary R
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Small place with quaint log cabin ambiance. Great food and very reasonable prices! Fast, friendly service too!

Thank Gary L
Reviewed September 12, 2017

I've eaten here several times. Family owed; attentive waiter. They only have breakfast and lunch. Limited parking.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed August 23, 2017

The food was alright. I got the peanut butter cup pancakes, and an omelet. The service was marginal at best. I would be hesitant to come back.

Thank Ken M
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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

I have never experienced such a rude waiter! The unpleasantness started when he threw the menu on the table and was very curt. He never checked once to see if I needed anything. I am surprised Powell's is still in business with a waiter like...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

My favorite place for breakfast and also fish & chips. Goood home cooking Love the decor too always something to look at! Overall a quiet place to have a good meal. Bill does the serving, buses the tables and everything but cook! Interesting to talk...More

Thank Michsouthy
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Consistently great food! Immaculate restaurant!love the BLT. Have only tried breakfast. Will definitely try dinner soon. Bill is an awesome server too.

Thank Prankstermary1
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

The food we received at Powells was basic and not fancy but good tasting and inexpensive. Some other reviewers talk of an overly friendly server. He definitely was friendly but not out of the ordinary as we like to talk and joke around with our...More

Thank RMB634
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3257 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8241
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Houghton Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 989-366-8721
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