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Navigator Restaurant

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101 East Munising Avenue, Munising, MI
+1 906-387-1555
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Dont bother stopping there. Only 2 people in the place . Food took over a half hour. Came out cold. The young boy server never did come back. . Young cook came out of the kitchen. . Visited with server all the while. Had to go to the till to pay. As like i said never djd come back to... More 

1 Thank Mary M
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

The food is not fancy. We were not looking for fancy- just good! We enjoyed it. The service was VERY SLOW. The serving staff were very nice, but we had to wait an inordinate amount of time to be seated, given menus, our orders taken, and food being served. The obvious problem was that it was late in the tourist... More 

Thank Melissa H
Edgewood, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

This was my second visit to the Navigator. June was so hot, we didn't stay to eat. I vowed to never return to this restaurant because of the way I was treated. I found myself with a group of 6, on this visit, so I couldn't refuse to go. The breakfast was average, service, minimal, and food is overpriced. I... More 

Thank twdenman
Canton, Michigan
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

I went to this restaurant because it was very close to the Picture Rocks boat tour lot. They have average American food. I had the whitefish sandwich with fries. My fries were cold, so I had to send them back, but they gave me news. I thought the fish sandwich could be better since Munising is known for whitefish. Overall,... More 

Thank cantontraveler2015
Merritt Island, Florida
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Located on the corner where people board the cruises to Pictured Rocks helps this place stay afloat. They have breakfast all day too which came in handy for us. It was a warm day so windows and doors were open which the flies liked too. they seemed a bit disorganized and in the weeds but when breakfast came it was... More 

Thank 40zees
Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

The service was very slow. One waitress running like crazy. Owner was present and did nothing to help the situation. The place was full midweek and they were not prepared.

1 Thank Paul H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

If you want Whitefish over cooked and dry, a side of vegetables that are still frozen out of a steamer bag, and rice that is just plain white rice, then this place is for you. They didn't even get the type of bread correct on my wife's grilled cheese sandwich. No wonder there were so many dead flies on the... More 

1 Thank TJ H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Our server was Denyell. She was polite, kind, used manors!?! The food was delicious! I got eggs over easy which they were!! Toast done perfectly, bacon done perfectly, crispy but not crunchy, hash browns were done perfectly! We got to sit at a table with a beautiful view. Super nice since we had a bad experience with a couple other... More 

Thank Nicole H
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had just got into town on a rainy Wednesday afternoon after driving up from Lapeer, Michigan. When we walked in, the sign said wait to be seated...and wait we did. For about 5-10 minutes...while we listened to someone in another room talking loudly and inappropriately. There was only one other patron and just when we were... More 

Thank Angela C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

This nautical themed restaurant is really cute and convenient to the Lake Shore. We just had breakfast. The serving sizes are generous but we thought overpriced. The blueberry pancakes were very tough- hard to cut, even with a knife. And pricey. Eggs and bacon, fine - but I suggest a new recipe for the flap jacks.

1 Thank Asaqr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
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: 101 East Munising Avenue, Munising, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Munising
  • Phone Number: +1 906-387-1555

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