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Doherty Hotel Restaurant

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604 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1404
+1 989-386-3441
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Today
06:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 06:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 23:00
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Brighton, Michigan
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255 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has two sides. A more formal side where the buffet is located and an Irish Pub. We chose the Irish Pub because the mural painted in the wall was quite interesting and fun to look at. We both had the turkey and swiss sandwich on cranberry nut bread. It was grilled to perfection.

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Thank Cathy E
Rochester Hills, Michigan
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Soup bread bowl was perfect here. The atmosphere of leprechauns was a great discussion for our family.

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Thank polojen
Brighton
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went over St Patrick's weekend so not sure this review would represent this restaurant under normal circumstances. Menu was more limited and they had a buffet going in. Sandwich and salad bar were average, nothing awesome, nothing terrible. It was super busy with the partiers and had more of a pub crawl bar free. Probably much different any other weekend.

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Thank Michael P
Sudbury Ontario
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We dined in this restaurant during our stay at the hotel. The food was extraordinary! We had the seafood fettuccine and it was amazing! Large portions and the food tasted homemade......no packaged taste. We really enjoyed the breakfast as well.

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Thank Marina B
Farwell, Michigan
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I enjoy each time we stay . Staff very friendly and caring . Love their suites ...far above average. Nice pool and hot tub . Food is always great tasting and presentation is above average. Prices are $$ but all said "you get what you pay for" does apply.

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Thank sheilaGeary
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Stopped for dinner during recent business trip. Had a specialty burger and fries, the food was excelent and the service friendly. Nic quaint atmosphere.

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Thank Brenda F
Saint Johns
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Had a group of 24 they set up tables in the pool area for us they have a nice pool and whirlpool they are very helpful and if don't want to leave you don't have to they have a nice bar and restaurant on site the rooms were nice and bright updated very reasonably priced

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Thank Dean M
Clare, Michigan
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Doherty Hotel and Restaurant has been the classy hub of my hometown and the Clare community's center of culture, economy, etc. for over a century. Though I was not acquainted with the founders, I've been well aware that the last two generations of Dohertys, father A.J. and sons Dean and Jim, have continued to maintain the hotel's reputation as... More 

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Thank Ann A
Petoskey, Michigan
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Six of us returning from the Michigan Amateur Softball Association Hall of Fame dinner stopped her for a mid morning breakfast after leaving Midland. We were welcomed into the historic grand old dinning room of this well preserved landmark by the well staffed and polite servers. A breakfast buffet was on display including a Bloody Mary bar set off to... More 

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Thank Mike M
Clinton Township, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Restaurant and bar are very good,a tad bid pricey but good food and good service make up for it Hotel could use an update but rooms are clean reasonably price. Nice that it's family owned and not a chain

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1404
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Clare County  >  Clare
  • Phone Number: +1 989-386-3441
  • This restaurant is at Doherty Hotel

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?