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3061 M 137, Interlochen, MI 49643-9542
+1 231-276-9090
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (40 reviews)
“sandwiches” (25 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3061 M 137, Interlochen, MI 49643-9542
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Bud's is a great place for breakfast and ice cream. My mom, sisters and I had both while we visited in Interlochen. The breakfast food choices are varied and the food is prepared fresh and to order. It was delivered to the table hot. The...More

Thank Rosemarie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had my morning oatmeal, and Bud’s now has a new cook that doesn’t know how to cook oatmeal. Terrible! Avoid this place.

Thank apvander
Reviewed 11 February 2018

every time we return to camp at Interlochen State Park. The staff is great, and the food os terrific. There is also a small gift shop area with prices that are not outrageous.

Thank boblinfoto
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Good food. Good ice cream. Goo service. Good times! Visit Bud's to have a bite or to have a snack - the people are smiling helpful and the food is always good!

Thank JimmySmallBerries
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We go here often, it’s just across the lake. We’re not the only ones, students from IAC & the state park frequent Bud’s all summer. That makes it quite popular. There is free Wifi, ice cream, gifts, nice menu, good food & great donuts. The...More

Thank K L
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Good hamburgers...I recommend the Blue Cheese version. The ice cream is worth the visit - they also sell soft serve ice cream in a quart for a real deal...

Thank Bing M
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here for lunch. We both got a soda and split a panini sandwich. We both received cole slaw - which was so so. For the money we should have gone some other place. Sandwich was pretty good but, for a...More

Thank kamhome51
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Gave the feel of a small Cracker Barrel with trinkets to buy, variety of small food, but offers ice cream too. You order like fast food at the register, they bring it out to you when ready. Lots of seating, service was fast, was busy...More

1  Thank KristinaDownSouth
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My husband loves the mochas and orders the hamburger most of the time. The hamburger bun is really good and fresh. They cook the burger perfectly. The fixens are fresh. I like to order off of their monthly themed specials. The salads are excellent, especially...More

Thank AmyfromBearLake
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Incredibles food incredible service! The wraps are amazing and their desserts are unbelievable. The rice krispie treats are very addicting. I started buying these for myself and then buying them for the girls at work I go by Bud's Cafe why some month and I...More

Thank Ethan J
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Questions & Answers
Nancy J
7 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Toni T | Property representative |
Nancy, we have a nice selection of vegetarian options, we have several sandwiches, my favorite is the "veggie flip", we start naan flatbread, spread with our home made sundried tomato, sunflower seed hummus, add spinach... More
Nancy J
7 July 2016|
Response from delphicpop | Reviewed this property |
I don't work there, mind you, but I do know Bud's has about a half dozen salads available and at least one veggie wrap. Less regular are vegan soup offerings and a veggie "burger."
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3061 M 137, Interlochen, MI 49643-9542
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Interlochen
  • Phone Number: +1 231-276-9090
  • E-mail
Bud's is a cozy place to bring your family and friends to enjoy "life's simple pleasures" Stop in for locally sourced breakfast, lunch, dinner or just to grab a home made snack from our bakery. We feature a full espresso bar, hand dipped premium ice cream and soft serve custard. Enjoy the fireplace in the winter and the porch in the summer. Welcome to Up North and Bud's!
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