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The Galley Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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Two Scrambled Eggs
Two Buttermilk Pancakes & Two Bacon
Two Sausage
Smoked Whitefish
Smoked Whitefish Spread
Cobb Salad
Bacon, tender chicken breast strips, crisp greens bleu cheese, fresh garden vegetables green peas hard boiled egg, choice of dressing
Broiled Whitefish or Lake Trout
Caught daily in Michigan's famous great lakes! after carefully filleting each fish, we mildly season w/ our house recipe, then broil.
Yellow Lake Perch
Lightly battered & deep fried
Regular cut
Large cut
Senior cut
Roast Prime Rib of Beef
Specially seasoned & slow roasted.We recommend rare to medium for best flavor & tenderness
Great Lakes Walleye
Your choice - broiled or deep fried
Alaskan King Crab
One pound of king crab served w/ drawn butter
Steak & Lobster
Top sirloin & lobster tail
Porterhouse Steak
Large 18-ounce cut.
Filet Mignon
6-ounce filet, served w/ sauteed mushrooms.
Pastas are served w/ tossed salad & garlic bread
Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo
Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo
Everyday specials
Pastie, the Upper Peninsula Meat Pie
Served w/ cole slaw & homemade gravy
Open Face Whitefish or Trout Sandwich
Broiled, w/ French fries & cole slaw
Served w/ French fries & cole slaw
Galley Burger
Bacon, grilled onions, & monterrey jack cheese.
With salad & garlic bread
Chicken Tenders
With French fries & cole slaw
Jumbo Shrimp
Served w/ soup or salad, potato, & fresh baked roll
Casual lakeside dining on beautiful Lake Huron. Stop in for our fresh broiled Whitefish, juicy slow roasted Prime Rib, charbroiled steaks and homemade Clam Chowder and soups.
$6 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Seafood
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our server and the host were very friendly, service was great. Clam chowder smelled kind of fishy, which I have never experienced before. The whitefish was also a little fishy and kind of bland. I ended up eating a lot of my daughters kraft mac...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sasha_cbn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went off season and off lunch/dinner time. Restaurant was open and we were very welcomed by waitress. We got good recommendations and ordered soup of the day ( very good) and whitefish (broiled) Menu has normal and light option. So if you’re not took...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GeorgSa
Reviewed January 1, 2019

This is a good choice in downtown St. Ignace. I had the lake perch which was delicious. Disappointed there was no local draft beer. Good prices and friendly staff, this is probably the best option downtown. Wish there was an outside sitting area with harbor...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pfefmeister
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We have grilled whitefish often when traveling in the north regions of Michigan. The Galley did not disappoint. The location was convenient, the service was great and the food was enjoyable. When in a seasonal tourist area the help is variable but the Galley seems...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ansonj_01
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Wonderful ambience with nice decor and comfy seating! Good service, good food and good value make this worth going to the coast for. You might try the whitefish, unknown to me before coming to this area. It is a sweet tasting fish [white fish, duh,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Judybookdoc
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Our waitress was very attentive. We had the whitefish and walleye both were excellent. The sides were good but the baked potatoes were hard. This is not a quick serve restaurant so don't go if you are in a hurry. We had a table with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marbon35
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We went the last day before they closed for the season. They were out of whitefish livers, which really is the only reason we went in. But, we still ordered the whitefish spread as usual and it was good as usual but still not satisfied...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Allen B
Reviewed October 25, 2018

We almost didn’t eat here due to the photos on the internet. Looked very old and dated. The interior can us some help but the food was wonderful. Best Chicken and Noodle soup I have ever eaten. Steaks were tender and delicious. White fish was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Diana Y
Reviewed October 22, 2018

When you can feed a family of four dinner for just under $50 AND it's all delicious and hot, you found a real gem! There are lake views available, but that may require more wait time. We sat in the regular dining room and got...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Inspiration203662
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Our party of 3 ordered a seafood sampler plate, coconut shrimp and a fish sandwich. All very good, excellent service. Not a white tablecloth, candle-lit dinner, but very good food, well prepared and served by a pleasant waitress. We sat at a table by the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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March 25, 2018|
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Response from gottastartearly | Reviewed this property |
they are open may through October
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Response from southofnormal | Reviewed this property |
They are not open year round, but should be open through mid October at least.
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