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Bennethum's Northern Inn

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$$ - $$$
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3917 Old US Highway 27 S, Gaylord, MI 49735-8438
+1 989-732-9288
16:00 - 22:00
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful people and the place is usually busy. Reservations are recommended. Love the monthly themed menu.

Thank TAverbuch
Cheboygan, Michigan
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has to be on the top of my list of favorite 'Happy Hour' places to visit. They have an outrageously excellent wine list at 1/2 off from 4-6PM and a tasty array of 'Bar Appetizers"! We will be back for the full dinner experience later. Knowledgable staff, great service and a very popular spot. When we got there we... More 

Thank Tastebud_1
Gaylord, Michigan
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bennethums is one of our favorite restaurants, as usual the food was amazing. The service is always good also.

Thank Leslie W
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a nice restaurant for a couples night out, or a relaxing gathering of friends. The food is very good (excellent fish and steaks) with a nice presentation. And it is always busy, even though it's a bit off the beaten track (about 8 miles or so south of downtown Gaylord across from Otsego Lake), so it's pretty obvious... More 

Thank froggy123Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 14 April 2017

i tried bennethum's again after a disappointing earlier visit. i made sure to stress to the waitress that i had a salt issue and asked for the bread to not be salted. i had all sauces put on the side. the fish tacos were very good and i followed that with the salmon which was good. the ambiance was welcoming... More 

Thank Tris L
Saginaw, Michigan
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Went to Bennethum's for dinner tonight and it was outstanding. Liz was our waitress and she did an exceptional job. She explained the menu items and specials thoroughly and when we had a question on a wine (the wine list is extensive) she got Josh to review several wines for us. She also went over many of their programs including... More 

Thank RFels
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The menu has interesting items. The bar has a pretty good tap list and cocktails. Near Gaylord it is a great place to make a dinner stop heading north.

Thank themac3s
Howell, Michigan
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My new favorite restaurant in all of Michigan. We were in the Gaylord area for 3 days on business. After eating here the first night, we returned for each of the remaining nights. We looked online at other menus but no one offered the selections we could get here, and we were convinced no one would prepare food as well.... More 

Thank Robert L
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Consistantly excellent food, no matter what we've ordered it delicious. Service is great and a cozy ambiance.

Thank Kimri12
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I am allergic to dairy and they went over and beyond to give me an Awesome meal without the dairy!!!! Food was GREAT!!! Will be going back on Valentines Day 2017!!!

Thank Dee S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3917 Old US Highway 27 S, Gaylord, MI 49735-8438
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Otsego County  >  Gaylord
  • Phone Number: +1 989-732-9288

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Marshall, Michigan
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?