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Blue Water Grill & Bar

918 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9644
+1 231-436-7818
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“house chips” (2 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
16:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
918 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9644
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I can't believe how terrible our service was. Had a totally different experience last year. The manager was our server. Took 40 mins to get a drink and was told several times our appetizer was "coming". After one hour we left and so did several...More

Thank E1063ANjanetw
Reviewed yesterday

Cobb salad , fish tacos and onion rings were very good, good beer and wine selection. very pet friendly with outdoor patio; inside seating and bar very nice. A good choice among Mackinaw City restaurants.

Thank Carter H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We both had the Angus burgers and the "little keggers" both were cooked as ordered fries were great. Didn't have to wait for service at all and ate out front with clean tables.

Thank vmiller1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had fish & chips x 2 + chips and salsa = $50.00!! The fish was decent, sure, but not Red Lobster delicious worthy of this price tag. The salsa that came with the chips was literally the worst I have ever had. I am...More

Thank LifeisTooShort69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hate to give horrible reviews, but there is no other way to put it. Server was very slow and not attentive and didn't give specials therefore ending up overcharging on our bill. Hair found on one of our drinks. Hair found in two of...More

1  Thank KWTW6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was located almost across the street from our hotel. We went about 6pm and there was no wait for a table. The interior is decorated with pine wood walls and lots of sea faring ornaments on them. Nets, oars, life preservers, pictures, etc....More

Thank howard B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It didn't seem very busy but we waited over an hour just for the appetizer. My husband got sick within an hour of leaving. Not impressed at all. We were sitting by the door and heard a gentleman say he had been trying to call...More

1  Thank Tammy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here on the evening of 6/29 while in Mackinaw for vacation. I already knew the restaurants I wanted to dine at from previous positive experiences (Darrow's, Key Hole) but my sister-in-law insisted we come here. Our server (who was a male) was probably the...More

1  Thank lilcritta2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sat in a booth in the bar and enjoyed a varity of "bar foods". Shrimp so large you could ridden them to the ocean if you didn't eat them all. All the food was cooked fresh, the drinks were great with a variety of local...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was ok. But, my food was awful! I had fried chicken, it was hard and very dark. It was like the chicken was fried in old grease and warm up to give to customers. It tasted old. It was not good at all!...More

Thank DeltaZ930
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Questions & Answers
12 August 2016|
Response from csr3 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know, I was only there for one meal.
12 August 2016|
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Response from Broke-and-Hungry | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry, that would be nice!
8 July 2016|
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Response from RvMissAdventures | Reviewed this property |
Yes, someone else's review mentioned having their fog with them on the patio.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 918 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9644
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-436-7818
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