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4168 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8277
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
14 Apr 2017
“Good atmosphere ”
26 Feb 2017
“A great bar and restaurant to grab food or kill some time by the lake”
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
4168 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8277
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of stopping at the Limberlost in Houghton Lake Michigan atmosphere was very pleasant single woman walking in on her own I was very apprehensive. The staff instantly put me at ease I was very comfortable ordering my meal. They were very friendly...More

Thank Darla C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Good price and atmosphere for a local establishment. We had the loaded tater tots, a cod dinner, chicken Alfredo, and a kids chicken tender meal. Everything was delicious!

Thank KatieHer
Reviewed 26 February 2017

You cannot beat the location of this restaurant it is right on the water and has lots of outdoor seating. During the winter they keep good hours even though it's a slow time for the area. The wait staff is great and the beer is...More

Thank Nick O
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We go here for dinner when we arrive in Houghton Lake where we have a place. Always a good experience.

Thank MOrtimer8
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is the place we go to almost every Friday when we get to Houghton Lake where we have a place. Very kid friendly for the grandkids, large menu and one of the few places still on the lake. Outside deck in the summer.

Thank joepak
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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here today well in town during tip up town. The restraunt was slow, only 2 other people there. The waitress was great . We ordered nachos and a buffalo chicken wrap. The nachos where drenched in greese. Very plain other then that. My...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Food sucked, drinks were small and waitresses weren't friendly. The food was very bland and way overpriced for what you got.

Thank Wallin S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great food and bar! Grill to your own liking! Impressive in-house wood grill in the middle of the restaurant. Spectacular views of Houghton Lake, pool and arcade games and more.

Thank Sergiusz Z
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Nice view of the lake. Our waitress was very nice but very unknowledgelable, did not know the draft beer selections as well as most of the menu. Ordered a well done steak was sent back to be cooked more, it returned to still be medium....More

Thank Emil R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stopped for dinner while up Jeeping. Burrito was good, onion rings excellent. They have grillin middle of place where they cook some of the food. Kinda cool place. Staff friendly. decent prices

Thank Kelli G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
23:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4168 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8277
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Houghton Lake