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Shay's Chop House - CLOSED

4427 Crescent Beach Rd, Onekama, MI 49675-9714
+1 231-889-3121
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4427 Crescent Beach Rd, Onekama, MI 49675-9714
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11 - 20 of 72 reviews

Reviewed June 15, 2016

Always friendly, always great food! Closed Mondays, but then everyone needs a day off. Go, eat, enjoy

Thank Tr H
Reviewed June 2, 2016

We ate at this restaurant on a week day evening. They were not busy and parking was plentiful. The setting is pleasant but diners cannot see the lake (A bald eagle flew over when we were there!). Dinners were around $16.00 and we felt the...More

Thank Dave48838
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

My family goes there for Rick's pizza. Great beers on tap too. Casual, laid back and comfortable. He'll make it right if it's not. Best bang for your buck

Thank andrew A
Reviewed February 10, 2016

My husband & I went up to Bear Lake to snowmobile for the weekend in January and found this place on Trip Advisor. We wanted to try something more local, where we could relax over a nice dinner and a few drinks. It was about...More

Thank TheHills H
Reviewed February 10, 2016

We had dinner at Shay's this past week. Three of us had steak. All three of our steaks were barely luke warm. I mentioned this fact to the waitress but got no response. It only takes one time like this to say, we won't go...More

Thank Calyonsoh1
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Have had the stir fry which is the very best several times. This place is great in both summer and winter.

Thank 225sharr
Reviewed September 14, 2015

We enjoyed every aspect of our dinner over the Labor Day weekend at Shay's. The Prime Rib lovers in our family enjoyed their delicious steaks. The fish and pasta with grilled chicken was wonderful too. Our waitress was very nice and attentive and the owner...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed September 11, 2015

With expanded seating, Shay's can accomadate many dinner guests; Hard working staff & kitchen can get you served quickly, if necessary. Good food always.

Thank Don C
Reviewed September 10, 2015

Rick Shay and his wife are very gracious hosts. Good soups and specials each night some of which are listed on the sign outside. Small area for more private dining is available and outdoor patio area is very nice but is open periodically

Thank BrownBear8843
Reviewed August 22, 2015

For a few years we have tried to have out travels match-up with the days and hours that Shay's has been opened. Finally it happened and we anticipated an excellent dining experience. It didn't happen. There was a crowd and a couple of large groups...More

1  Thank Jim S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $30
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4427 Crescent Beach Rd, Onekama, MI 49675-9714
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Manistee County  >  Onekama
  • Phone Number: +1 231-889-3121
  • E-mail
Shay's Chop House offers casual fine dining overlooking Portage Lake. Featuring premium steaks, chops, seafood and pastas, nightly features, $5 lunch specials and a full bar.
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