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Cawthorne's Village Inn

1384 Hoban St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-5151
+1 906-847-3542
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar
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1384 Hoban St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-5151
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Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Quality food and one of the best places to eat so far that we've found on the island. Must try at least once. Chopped salad and roast beef sandwich amazing !

Thank jesshappy
Reviewed October 23, 2016

We have been here before the Grand Hotel took ownership and their planked whitefish was what we usually got. Tonight I tried their baby back ribs which came with coleslaw and fries - delicious! My husband got the special NY strip with veggies and baked...More

Thank 243DLP
Reviewed October 20, 2016

My husband and I were spending a couple nights on the Island and wanted to go out for a whitefish dinner. The proprietor at our B&B suggested Cawthorne's Village Inn, and we were not disappointed! I ordered a Blue Dragon Berry Mojito to enjoy before...More

Thank Marcy T
Reviewed October 17, 2016

great family restaurant with nice pub area to catch the game and have one of their many craft beers. Savannah manages with quiet finesse and chef Jermaine is top notch. Open in winter too.

Thank skifree57
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Hubby had the planked whitefish and I had perch. Both meals were just okay. We liked our side dishes better than the entree, which was sad. The drinks weren't great either. Mai tai was too strong and sangria wasn't what I was used to either....More

Thank WillisFam
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We went to Village Inn for lunch. We have had many good dinners there, but weren't very impressed with the lunch menu for the price we paid. The portions were huge (which lent itself to waste) and my blackened whitefish sandwich was bland.

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We had eaten here last year. This year we were at lunch a little before noon and they weren't too busy. We sat in the bar and Shannon was our server, as well as the bartender. She was pleasant, informative and knowledgeable. Her suggestion for...More

Thank loonqueen
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We enjoyed dinner here . My hubby ordered the planked whitefish and said it was superb! The steamed vegetables were well done. We also had homemade pie.....we are stuffed. I ordered another chicken dish which was okay. The homemade soup was great too!

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed October 4, 2016

We enjoyed the planked whitefish and it was superb. Megan provided excellent service and information about the menu. It was indeed a treat and we will be back.

1  Thank lherricksnewrrcom
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Oh my goodness! The planked whitefish dinner was spectacular! The steamed vegetables were excellent. The fish was cooked to perfection! No one, and I mean no one would go away hungry. So so good!

Thank Cher0924
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1384 Hoban St, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-5151 (Formerly The Village Inn)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Mackinac Island
  • Phone Number: +1 906-847-3542
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