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Marion's Dairy Bar

111 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1349
+1 989-362-2991
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (52 reviews)
“waffle cone” (9 reviews)
“banana split” (3 reviews)
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111 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1349
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a super delicious breakfast here last week. The guys ordered eggs, toast, real fried potatoes and Klenows bacon and enjoyed every bite. The gals had waffles which are soooo good. We had one with Britt's maple syrup traditional and other had fresh strawberries and...More

Thank marian c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great variety of ice cream flavors, good service, and generous portions. Our family craved this treat so much that we splurged on HUGE waffle cones daily during our week long stay in Tawas City. It has great "throw back" creamery shop decor. Many other food...More

Thank Michiganmama72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute little old fashioned diner style ice cream parlor. The prices are pretty high so I only come once a season, but you can't go wrong with the flavors.

Thank Tawas_Lover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ice cream here is wonderful! I am gluten free and the staff went out of their way to let me know which ice creams were made without gluten. Perhaps not a good place if you are celiacs, but I was fine just being gluten...More

Thank BornForTrav3l
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Best waffle cones ever, made fresh everyday. Hand scooped cones, malts and sundaes. Pick your own flavors for a banana split or parfait. Breakfast and lunch menu, serving the best waffles you've ever had alongside Klenow's bacon made down the street. Fun 50's style decor...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We're never disappointed. The ice cream is yummy and the environment is awesome. Can't wait until May!

Thank Samanthah P
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is the ultimate vacation stop! You HAVE to go to Marion's when in this area. And you will likely go back for another cone again. Lots of flavors, happy servers, and a local favorite! There isn't anything better than this! Don't let the lines...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Fun atmosphere and great ice cream. Sam is a top notch server. If you are in the Tawas area this is a must stop.

Thank K1970RJjamesb
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Daughter dragged the rest of us here as we've not tried it before. It was our first time in Tawas in quite a while. The kids said their ice cream was great! (Moose tracks!!!) There was a long line but it went quickly. There was...More

Thank Sherry L
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This business has been around for a long time. As a kid on vacation, I remember going there for ice cream, now as a grandpa I can still take the kids there for an ice cream cone.

Thank daniel f
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  East Tawas
  • Phone Number: +1 989-362-2991
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