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Captain Joe's

9901 Main St, Exit 53 off US 23 Next to The Best Western, Whitmore Lake, MI
+1 734-257-9000
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
9901 Main St, Exit 53 off US 23 Next to The Best Western, Whitmore Lake, MI
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is not always easy to get vegetarian gluten free fare. Choices are usually quite limited. So we ended up with salads and they were fine. The hummus appetizer was outstanding - delicious and a very generous portion. Carnivores would probably do better here. Our...More

Thank solomon5
Reviewed September 5, 2017

A friend and I stopped in to Captain Joe's for drinks one night and the bar area was packed. There was a live band and crowds of people having a good time. The beer selection here is generally pretty good which is one reason I...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Joe's was recommended by all who have been up route 23 and the locals. It was worthy of their recommendation. Great homey atmosphere with a mixture of locals and tourists. The menu was full but we wanted a steak and prime rib and we were...More

Thank Rick K
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Captain Joe's was a great find right across the parking lot from our hotel. I am not a pizza lover or enthusiast and had intended to get pizza but we did and it was outstanding. We had the BLT pizza ...........it was so good. The...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Visiting family stayed at hotel across street. Looks cool from outside lighting and heard live music. Sat outside nice large area with a stage for live music. Food select is extensive as a vegetarian was able to find salads, humus & pita and others. Food...More

Thank Don G
Reviewed June 19, 2017

My husband made reservations for Father's Day Brunch only to find out when we got there that there was no brunch. We had an 11am reservation only to have to wait 20 minutes as they were under staffed and busy. We ended up eating there...More

Thank Kari D
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

The pecan chicken and spinach salad was one of the best salads I've ever eaten. The chicken that came with it wasn't that great so I just took it off. I decided to come back the best day for lunch and get the pulled pork...More

Thank I_Rose_S
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to eat near Whitmore Lake. Big variety of foods and drinks. Was very crowded but still only short 5 minute wait. Customer service was very good as was the Fish&Chips. Will be back.

Thank Garry G
Reviewed April 11, 2017

I enjoyed their special fish dinner. The menu is varied, and the staff is pleasant. On weekends you may have a bit of a wait.

Thank Debsal2
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Over priced! I got a BLT for $9.00 and that was just the sandwich and it wasnt very good. I waited forever for someone to even take my order. It was to go!

Thank Cheryl S
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April 2, 2015|
Response from Pamela S | Reviewed this property |
Unknown - Captain Joe's telephone # is 734-257-9000 - you can telephone and get information you need
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9901 Main St, Exit 53 off US 23 Next to The Best Western, Whitmore Lake, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Whitmore Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 734-257-9000
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