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Rock River Cafe - CLOSED

N5298 Rock River Rd, Chatham, MI 49816
+1 906-439-5509
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
25 Sep 2015
“A Great Treat!”
25 Sep 2015
“Excellent food in the middle of nowhere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Healthy, American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
N5298 Rock River Rd, Chatham, MI 49816
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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

The owner of the Village Inn recommended this restaurant. It is small and quaint, they use all locally sourced ingredients and the food was excellent. My husband had a steak that was cooked perfectly and I had white fish with a leek and lemon sauce....More

Thank flehner
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We stumbled on Rock River when we brought up Tripadvisor. What a great surprise - in an old hotel. Aside from the fish chowder which was so-so (they said it was made with trout instead of salmon), everything else was so good. We had the...More

Thank rollngstone
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We were out driving to my sons house in Gwinn Mi and we had been on the road 7-8 hours.We needed a break and some java. We were laughing at the remoteness of our location and "ok Googleing" looking for a Starbucks when we stopped...More

Thank BobLingham
Reviewed 9 September 2015

After a lovely 20 minute drive from Munising, we found this lovely farm to table restaurant in the middle of nowhere! Loved every minute of the atmosphere and friendly locals. The owners were well aware of gluten issues and I felt completely safe eating here....More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

When we drove by this place on our way to the Laughing Whitefish Falls, we thought it looked interesting decided to try it on our way back to Munising. Without any cell service in the area we were unable to do our usual Trip Advisor...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Farm to table food ensures freshness. The owner/chef's creativity provides excitement in dining. This establishment is worth the drive.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We had a delicious lunch here on Saturday. The food is fresh and mostly local and very reasonably priced. If you are out for a drive, this is a sweet place to stop for good coffee and good food. Lots of variety on the menu....More

Thank peacebunny
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Food and service were both excellent. Was on vacation with my two sisters in early July and came upon this restaurant. Best restaurant we ate at the whole week we were in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Thank Esther S
Reviewed 13 August 2014

My husband and I stumbled on this cafe two days ago. The atmosphere is definitely yesteryear housed as it is in the old Hotel Pacific circa 1904 but the food is fresh, fresh and very delicious. My husband's club sandwich was two nice slices of...More

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 3 July 2014

This was a fine referral. It is located in a cool old building (The Historic Pacific Hotel), but what you find inside is inspired thoughtful food to nourish your heart and stomach. Vern had the special Penne with sausage in the sauce. I had a...More

Thank ruthandvern
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N5298 Rock River Rd, Chatham, MI 49816
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 906-439-5509
  • E-mail
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