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The Blu Moon

125 S James St, Ludington, MI 49431-2101
+1 231-843-2001
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (75 reviews)
“pot roast” (15 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Sushi, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 S James St, Ludington, MI 49431-2101
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing! They have food that will please pretty much anyone, and if not, well that person is probably a real bummer person anyway, ditch em. Anyway, my parents recommended Blu Moon, so me and my gf came for dinner and we got...More

Thank mwando12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Blu Moon previously, so we were surprised that our meals were just OK this time. My husband was particularly disappointed with his entree. This is priced as an upscale restaurant, but we were disappointed this time after recommending it to our...More

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed August 14, 2018

My daughter and I ate here one night while on vacation in Ludington. The food is terrific and we loved the atmosphere.

Thank margarett991
Reviewed August 13, 2018

As a first time visitor to Ludington, my wife and I were not sure where to dine. By suggestion we tried "The Blue Moon" (Roof-top) and are glad we did! It was a casual atmosphere with good food and a nice open-air atmosphere...

Thank Keith M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I will start off by saying I did not get sushi and I’m sad about that. Food is pretty... I ordered the Colorado Mac and Cheese. It was very mushy. The guys stated the ribs were ok. I ordered a Georgia Peach Mule and got...More

2  Thank AJ L
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The deck setting and food is good and unique. Prices are good. Staff is great and they have good unique menu. Even the bathrooms are interesting.

Thank John K
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

AMAZING and great time for the whole family! We love all the selections offered. The dynamic of the restaurant levels is one of a kind for This lake side town!

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

It was ok. They have some nice things going. A bit disjointed. Our waitress explained they were known for their meats. But there was a sushi menu. After she explained the meat laden menu, we asked about the sushi menu as she said nothing about...More

Thank Jon P
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I’m on a business road trip and we happen upon this sleepy little lakeshore town...with a hankering for a raw bar, we find Blu Moon and settle in for some badass Chesapeake Oysters and Sushi .... Michelle is behind the bar, and is the kind...More

1  Thank NightSUP
blumoonbistro, Owner at The Blu Moon, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you so much for your awesome review! You really know how to make us feel good! So looking forward to your next visit! Thanks again and have a fantastic summer! m.

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Sort of, kind of friendly in a round about- I hate that you’re sitting downstairs but we’ll serve you. Dog friendly downstairs but you have to walk up the stairs for service. Up the stairs to get your menus, up the stairs for drinks, up...More

Thank LisaFlyFishing
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March 9, 2017|
Response from Chef M | Property representative |
If u call the business 231-843-2001 we can discuss details thank u for your inquiry
Jim B
August 11, 2016|
Response from Chef M | Property representative |
Yes with some prior notice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $32
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 S James St, Ludington, MI 49431-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ludington
  • Phone Number: +1 231-843-2001
  • E-mail
We are a French/Japanese Fusion bistro that specailizes in farm to table and boat to table, we also have a sidewalk cafe. We are open in our bistro Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 4:30 pm. to 9:30 P.M. and our patio is always open one hour later with drinks and snacks sometimes later depending on business. We are open on Friday and Saturday from 4:30 pm to10:30 pm bar open later on weekends. Our seasonal (summer only) open air rooftop deck is open 7 days a week from 11:30 until our customers go home! Winter hours may vary. We offer a wide variety of local fish, and speciality old cooking techniques from pot roast to a full sushi menu, also offer a full kids menu!!!
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