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Driftwood Restaurant and Sports Bar

590 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1458
+1 906-643-7744
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups
$$ - $$$
590 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1458
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are local residents who regularly dine at the Driftwood and recommend it to our guests. They have great pizzas and terrific burgers, wings and other choices. My own favorite is their Planked Whitefish -- it's AWESOME eats!! The fish is locally caught and beautifully...More

Thank BHLI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love coming here when I visit the U.P.! The staff are friendly, it’s right in St. Ignace and they have a cheeseburger pizza that’s to die for...great prices too!

Thank Alison C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got into St Ignace Sunday nite Oct 1st and needed a good meal; staff at Holiday Inn (EXCELLENT btw) recommended Driftwood and I was very pleased. It was after 10 pm and I had 2 great local beers on tap (Wuderbrau and Huma Lupa),...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I guess there are not many visitors from outside the States and the food it's so low budget american! We were a large group with many kids and we had many differtent kind of food, but everything was just ok. We had enormous problems with...More

Thank mlc90
Reviewed 5 November 2017

My friend and I went there for dinner. The service is fantastic (very attentive without hovering), the food was great (really good portions), and a great value!

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Price is reasonable, food was good and service was timely. We went for breakfast/brunch and enjoyed our meals. No complaints!

Thank hlautens
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Food was good and reasonably priced. Server was nice. Had the lake perch and steak combo, with a baked potato. Would recommend this establishment.

Thank Ryan D
hannah2-7, Front Office Manager at Driftwood Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

We certainly appreciate hearing that you would recommend our restaurant as that is always our best advertising. Thank you so much for choosing The Driftwood and we hope that you will stop in again!

Reviewed 29 October 2017

We visited on a Saturday afternoon around 4:15pm. For you prime rib lovers out there, that special on Saturdays begins around 5:00pm. There are two different locations to sit and eat - one is the bar area and the 2nd is more of a dining...More

Thank Wanderingwindsorite
hannah2-7, Front Office Manager at Driftwood Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience at The Driftwood with Trip Advisor!! Every Saturday we have Prime Rib as our special and the Planked Whitefish is a favorite that is available every night! We really appreciate your review and are always pleased to hear that...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We found this by accident. We got into St Ignace around 9 and were starving. Sally at our hotel recommended the Driftwood. Vinnie, who was so nice and knowledgeable, suggested the whitefish on a plank. WOW!!! You gotta go for just that! We practically licked...More

Thank julie1003
hannah2-7, Front Office Manager at Driftwood Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you so much for finding us "by accident"! I guess we owe Sally at your hotel a thank you for sending you our way. The Planked Whitefish is a great choice and we are so pleased that you practically licked the platter clean!! I...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in as we got off ferry from across the street for lunch. Nice salad bar and soups. Good smoked whitefish dip with crackers. Sandwiches, burgers, and wraps for lunch. Server helpful with menu questions. Wine, beers, and drinks available. $$.More

Thank BoiseNorthender
hannah2-7, Front Office Manager at Driftwood Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

We would like to thank you for choosing The Driftwood for your lunch! We are happy to hear that your food was good and your server helpful. Our soup and salad bar is a favorite among locals as well! We appreciate you taking the time...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
American, Bar, Pub, Soups
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:30 am
8:00 am - 2:30 am
8:00 am - 2:30 am
8:00 am - 2:30 am
8:00 am - 2:30 am
8:00 am - 2:30 am
8:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1458
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Saint Ignace
  • Phone Number: +1 906-643-7744
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