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Cunningham's Family Restaurant

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312 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Quincy, Michigan
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during a recent visit. Dinner was good. The fried mushrooms were made from fresh mushrooms. My husband ordered the walleye--- it was a huge piece of fish and it was good. The kids enjoyed their meals as well. We returned the next day for dessert only. They had a large selection of pies as well... More 

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Thorp, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff was friendly, the service was fast, and the food was delicious. It's a smaller restaurant, but worth it. Right downtown so it's not out of the way. The beef pasty was so good.

Thank Cindy A
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were waited on quickly. Food was a little disappointing. We had the meatloaf dinner which seemed out of a box and not home made.

Thank Irvin A
Knoxville, Tennessee
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303 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Service was very good but the special of the day, white fish, was not so good. It had no taste, so flavor was neither good or bad. It was a texture issue. The top was nicely broiled, but the underside was squishy & difficult to separate from the skin. Not good at all. The French fries were good, hot &... More 

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Austin, Texas
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118 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Folks at Cunningham's treat you like family, and feed you well. We wanted a lighter lunch, and the answer we got was "take the regular lunch - you don't have to eat all of it!" The food was excellent - we had sandwiches. You've got lots of options on Central Avenue and Cunningham's is the pick of the lot -... More 

Thank John H
Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here one evening because of the great reviews. The food is ok, nothing was really great about our meal. For the $64 we spent on a family of 4 , we could have picked a better options.

Thank coupondad
Novi, Michigan
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great family restaurant with very reasonable prices. Clearly a local favorite. Great service and friendly. Good kids menu, excellent fish mostly fried but very good. Homemade pasties beef or chicken are outstanding. Best clam chowder. A real winner for any meal for family.

Thank Peter W
Erlanger, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our grandson was with us and he kept ordering mac and cheese wherever we stopped. He was 0 for 2. He ordered the mac and cheese from this restaurant and ate all of it. He leaned over to me and said, I was full but it was so good that I ate it all! Coconut creme pie was awesome. If... More 

Thank alice s
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is homemade and fresh. It doesn't get much better than that. The staff are friendly and attentive. The food was brought to us in a timely manner.

Thank debplan
Lincoln, Nebraska
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256 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Cunningham's for dinner and even though they were busy we were able to get right in. Had delicious Fried Chicken, Fish & Chips and battered fries. Unfortunately we were too full for their pie, which looked amazing.

Thank Rutha2s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
  • Phone Number: 231-436-8821

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?