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126 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931-2132
+1 906-482-5054
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“greek pizza” (22 reviews)
“tostada” (15 reviews)
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Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
126 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931-2132
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great service, pizza to die for, sandwiches top notch and great variety of local brews.Went 2 nights in a row

Thank peterdr1956
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and son love their Pizza. I prefer other. I ordered a Reuben. It isn't really a Reuben. It comes on a hoagie role. You also have to order dressing on the side and pay for it (very strange). They should call it a...More

Thank weldmetal
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ambassador is our local family favorite. Great pizza - we love the Tostada and a traditional pizza with sausage, ham and mushroom. Love the traditional sub sandwich too...and the nachos..or the chef salad which is big enough for sharing...or.... The fishbowls are also a...More

Thank CraneFamily2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this area every few years and the Ambassador is always a must stop. Fabulous pizza combined with the coolest old bar. Casual fun atmosphere that makes you want to return.

Thank BKgriffin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 4 ate here for dinner as we were passing through the area headed to Isle Royale. This was a pleasant surprise. The pizza was excellent as was the local beer. We would highly recommend both. None of us could completely eat our...More

Thank Vernon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun drink menu and good pizza. Tostada pizza was good. Had a great dirty martini. This is the go to place for visiting Michigan Tech alum.

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having grown up in the Copper Country, no trip is complete without going to the Ambassador! I ordered the cudighi and it was great! (However, I had nothing to compare it to). Two of my friends ordered pizza, one a tostada and the other a...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We eat here every time we're in Houghton. The pizza and sub sandwiches are consistently good. I like sitting in a booth. It feels intimate even if it's crowded in the bar/restaurant. The service is good in a friendly atmosphere. I also find the authentic...More

Thank sn0wangel11
Reviewed 13 July 2017

For pizza....FANTASTIC. Lots and Lots of people have been ordering the Tostada pizza around me but who in the HELL wants lettuce on their pizza? GROSS! Their pizza's are great. Just order something simple to start...YOU WON'T BE DISAPPOINTED!

Thank Rosetoo76
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is a restaurant bar with great food. Had several pizzas and sub sandwiches for our group. All were fantastic! Tried the Greek pizza which was new to me; it is now my favorite 👍.

Thank hhsup
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931-2132
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Houghton
  • Phone Number: +1 906-482-5054
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