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The Fish Restaurant

2983 S State Rd, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-8873
+1 231-526-3969
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“risotto” (10 reviews)
“walleye” (25 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2983 S State Rd, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-8873
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

The Fish is a 100% must to go. The service is unbelievable. The Smiles from the crew is beyond welcoming. Warm feeling as you walk thru the door. The food is fabulous. If you go more than once you are a local to them. Welcome...More

Thank Dana F
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Visiting the Harbor Springs area and found this dining option through a Google search. The location is "out of town", but easy to find. From the outside, it appears to be a well kept country restaurant. The inside presentation is several levels above the exterior....More

Thank EagleEngineer
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We began our date night with the astounding tempura shrimp appetizer; perfect. I always order fish, husband orders different things, but this visit, he had perch and I enjoyed walleye. With Caesar salad and a glass of wine, dinner was perfect. I asked Alyssa, our...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I am an executive chef and was visiting friends in Harbor Springs. We took a large group to The Fish. Our host had advised them ahead of time that we would be a large group and would preferred individual checks. No problem at all!!! I...More

1  Thank 81Vicki2013
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The Fish is located off the beaten path. We stumbled upon it while searching for another area restaurant. What a find! I snickered a bit when asked if we had reservations because there were quite a few empty tables when we arrived. Foolish me....the surrounding...More

Thank Gail S
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Tucked in a little corner of Up North, The Fish stands out against the greenery of the landscape as a big blue building surrounded by a lovely garden...and that's the first impression... The best is still to come! It's a small place with fun and...More

Thank BlueHeronOakland_MI
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Worth the trip outside of town. Will look forward to going back soon.

Thank patricialE5561ZA
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Every summer " The Fish" is a restaurant we must go to. It is out of town but well worth the few extra miles. Always good, very popular, must have reservations. Everything on the menu is delicious. One of their specialties is walleye which is...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We came apon this place just driving around northern michigan, just north of harbor springs. And what a pleasant surprise. They only serve dinner from 5pm till around 9:30pm but the bar is open till at least 12 midnight. The menu is small but very...More

Thank Dean D
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at The Fish while visiting family and friends in Harbor Springs. This restaurant is located outside of Harbor Springs in the beautiful countryside of Northern Michigan. The first clue this might not be a good meal was the lack of patrons at...More

Thank Steve W
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17 October 2016|
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Response from menachemle | Reviewed this property |
I dont know.Call them at 2315263969.Enjoy
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8 October 2015|
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Response from BertAkron_Ohio | Reviewed this property |
The Fish will be open weekends at least through New Years Eve. and will then close then until early May. Often open during the week too but you’d best call if it’s not Thursday, Friday or Saturday. The number... More
15 March 2015|
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Response from kilborndebbi | Property representative |
We will reopen in May...sometime between 1st and Mother's Day. At that time you can come in and fill out an application. Thanks for inquiring!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2983 S State Rd, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-8873
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Harbor Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 231-526-3969
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