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4531 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749-9301
+1 231-238-9471
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (19 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“garlic toast” (6 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
4531 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749-9301
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a great restaurant for families - homey, good selection for all age groups, great taste, and HUGE proportions. Very generous proportions. Most entrees come with salad + breadsticks + garlic toast + vegetable side + pasta side + dinner roll!! I was almost...More

Thank LenaTravelstheWorld
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came with a large group (almost 25) and they were able to accommodate us at 3 different large tables. It was after 9 PM, otherwise I don't think we'd get in. However, our waitresses were less than thrilled to be given a large group....More

Thank Kristen P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You just cannot beat the food at Vivios. Whether you want the sumptuous Vivios special pizza or spaghetti and meatballs balls you can expect the best. My family always insists on at least one night at Vivios. It's always busy so plan on enjoying a...More

Thank tq192
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been visiting Vivio's over the years. Iconic restaurant known for family style pizza. Each year it gets a little dustier, dirtier with more flies and lower quality service and food. Arrived at 5pm on a Thursday. Waited 45 minutes. Played a couple of arcade...More

Thank Lax4man
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many many years of traveling and eating at Vivio's. We don't go to Indian River without eating there. 40 years experience and it never fails to be just excellent. Wonderful staff...great atmosphere....they understand something important...if it ain't broke, don't fix it.....rock on Vivio's

Thank sandra s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visited here in honor of our 47th anniversary and have been here off and over the years. Got here about 5:30 p.m. Not busy and seated right away. Wait staff was excellent and answered several questions about the menu. We both ordered whitefish, one vivio...More

Thank schrobc
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Extremely happy with the service and food. We had dinner two different nights and all the meals were great. Would recommend to anyone looking for top notch food and service in this area

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My sister, cousins and friends dined in Vivio's recently. The ambiance is very nice. It's is log-cabin Italian! The service was excellent and some in our party enjoyed the fact the restaurant offers three choices of smaller plate options. Two of us ordered the lasagna...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We've been going to Vivios for years. It's a cozy place, especially after cross-country skiing on Wilderness ski trails. Butttt, it doesn't have to be winter, believe me. You'll enjoy Vivios - take my word for it. Their pizzas are good and they are only...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for casual family dinner.....fun and great pizza, fish and salads!! Locals love it all year round!

Thank Mike C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4531 S Straits Hwy, Indian River, MI 49749-9301
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Indian River
  • Phone Number: +1 231-238-9471
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Pizza, pasta, full bar, great Up North decor
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