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Pancake Chef

327 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
+1 231-436-5578
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (175 reviews)
“pot roast” (19 reviews)
“french toast” (24 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
327 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this restaurant with my bus tour group for dinner one evening. The service was very good, food was average buffet food, and the place was clean.

Thank 1horselover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a bus tour with 35 other people everyone raved about it food was excellent We arrived a half hour before scheduled time they still took excellent care of us making sure we all set together wait staff and manager were more than friendly...More

Thank asemastertech
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a day visiting Macinac Island, our group stopped for dinner. Wonderful buffet, good salad! Especially liked the fish and creamy asparagus soup. The service was great and George was a wonderful host.

Thank valcoan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually stop here for breakfast on our way home from camping. Food is always fresh and tasty no matter what we order.

Thank Mindy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my visit and my waitress was a gem! The buffet is delicious and always replenished. Keep up the good work.

Thank merhenry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cook read our order wrong so it took over 30 min to get 2 orders of pancakes. The food was fairly good tho, and the waitress was very nice and apologized for the wait.

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed May 13, 2018

must have been off season, they closed at 2pm, we just made it in, but the menu was not extensive, just wanted something light

1  Thank Mary A
Reviewed May 8, 2018

The pancakes were good, but we didn't order pancakes. They got our order wrong and we didn't want to wait any longer or deal with the hassle of sending them back so we kept the pancakes. The bacon we actually did order was burnt.

1  Thank bridgetlynn
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Decent food. Had the stuffed cinnamon French toast. I would order both the cheese filling & strawberries on the side & no whipped cream next time because there is way too much put on it. Makes the French toast soggy within minutes. Taste is still...More

1  Thank Reviewer A
Reviewed April 27, 2018

It's a genius idea for a menu to have a breakfast all day section, I love their pancakes and other breakfast items. The coffee and juice is very yummy too

1  Thank Jennifer L
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Chuck C
March 14, 2016|
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Response from rob f | Property representative |
It's open weekends till 2pm till mid May then we will be open 7 days 8am-9pm. See you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-436-5578
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