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Clare & Carls


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American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service

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Reviewed February 13, 2019

As soon as Clare and Carls opens in the Spring, we are there. It is a tradition for our family to visit several times during the summer. We enjoy the food and the experience of car side service.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jcreative53
Reviewed January 20, 2019

I really used to love this place but it's just not what it used to be. The sauce screams of chili powder. Orders take a long to come out even just for Michigans.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank busman1984
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Born and raised in the area and understand the Michigan. That being said, I have to say the cheeseburgers are always, always fantastic. Simple, yes, but the meat is incredibly juicy and the flavor on point. Nothing else is needed (nor should be added).

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kelly M
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Michigan’s buried with onions...yum. With a side of onion rings. Definitely a North Country tradition and a rite of Spring. Pull-up and place an order...delivered to your window and always a treat.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bethimey
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Michigan's are a local food that you can't find elsewhere. And, Clare and Carl's definitely has the best michigan's in town. The car service is always friendly and speedy. If you like onions, order with or buried and mustard and don't forget to add on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tapinatl
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

During the season Clare+Carl's is the place for lunch or dinner. The best, bar none. Outrageous great service and fast food done right.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank eric h
Reviewed May 26, 2018

The spice is just right and the french fries are perfect. I prefer the sauce burger while my husband goes for the Michigan with the hotdog and onions buried. Don't judge this place by its cover for I've been told the Town won't let them...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank smayhew7511
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Clare and Carl's is my favorite restaurant for the North Country Michigan Red Hots. They are only open during the summer months June Thru the beginning of Sept. The building is slowly sinking into the ground but don't let the looks of the building fool...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank gea4957
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Service was efficient and friendly! Michigan and hot dogs were bland. I really wanted to rave about this visit because it's quaint! This is a good place to visit for the nostalgia of a "drive in"

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank islanddream38
Reviewed July 31, 2017

We had lunch today at Clare & Carls. My wife had the cheeseburger & loved it. I had the fish & chips and it was OK. The fries were hot and tasty. The service was excellent.

Date of visit: July 2017
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