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Parks Place Cafe

American, Cafe, Diner
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2495 US 31 N, Conway, MI 49722
+1 231-622-8296
06:00 - 14:00
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A typical Northern Michigan breakfast joint, the kind that is disappearing in our neck of the woods, due to chain restaurants choking them out. HUGE portions! I order the half portion of anything and take half of it home for lunch the next day. Good stuff includes homemade corned beef hash, stuffed hashbrowns, and three egg omelette. Service is fast,... More 

Thank Gary P
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I've been five times and every time it has been excellent. Simple food cooked just right. Stuffed hashbrowns so large you might be eating them for two days. Very good homemade hash with two eggs on top. I've never ate there for lunch so I do t know but I'm thinking if they do breakfast that good then lunch has... More 

Thank Dan B
Caledonia, Michigan
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187 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Was looking for a local cafe for breakfast and Google maps took us here as it was close to where we were staying. It looks like it has been there a while, and that is part of its charm. We had great service, good food and the place was clean. If you want to get away from all of the... More 

Thank MidwestJA
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We visited on a sunday at 10am. No waiting for us, but if you have to wait it's worth it. Small but cozy resturant, great food and great service. The stuffed hash brown is the bomb!

Petoskey, Michigan
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127 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We have tried Parks 3 various times for breakfast and once for lunch. We kept trying because people told us it was really good. Each and every time we have waited for service, waited for food, and actually once even had to wait to find someone who could use the cash register. The service is some of the worse I've... More 

1 Thank maggiedo1
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is the pefect place if you are a dive advocate. Excellent breakfast at a very reasonable price. The place is a classic with the pig theme. The food is terrific. The people are great. Try the pancakes, the hash browns, the bacon (they use Plath's bacon... ..if you need an explanation, you have never had it). It's all good.... More 

Thank jjoutandabout
Harbor Springs, Michigan
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113 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

one of my favorite places...almost do not want to write about..... This is a small cool place across from crooked lake. outside dining available.. real chef cooking real food. Try the stuffed hash browns...may wish to start with a half order....great sausage links.....great burger.

Thank skifree57
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

It's a little hole in the wall that has amazing hash browns with cheese and sour cream and anything you want in them that the two eggs with toast and hash browns amazing portions are really big half order was too much service was very slow

Thank Cstut
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100 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

If you are in the greater Petoskey area and searching for a good breakfast place, you have to try Parks Place in Conway. We stumbled upon it while vacationing and were very impressed. The exterior is your typical northern Michigan small diner. The inside is tiny with maybe 12 tables so get there early, but take-out business seemed brisk so... More 

Thank bluzee
1 review
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Good service, great specials and breakfasts. The waitress was pleasant and the food came very quickly.

Thank Roger H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2495 US 31 N, Conway, MI 49722
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 231-622-8296

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