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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“Fantastic food, service and atmosphere. If there is a wait don't worry, it'll be worth it. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Fresh, local seafood and produce in a clean, crisp, and elegant atmosphere. They boast a variety of oysters from both coasts. The simple design is both modern and antique.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
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“Serving breakfast and lunch only. Fantastic homemade delights and amazing sandwiches!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Classic no-frills bar with welcoming staff and a great menu. Perfect for groups, watching the game, and catching up with the locals. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Great place to grab a bite to eat or a drink, or to grab provisions. Outdoor seating. Great wine selection.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Best pizza in the county! Chef Charles offers everything from cheese and pepperoni pizzas to Reuben and Mediterranean pizzas. The Greek pizza (pesto, kalamata olives, feta) is our favorite.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Nice place on Elk Lake with a large outdoor patio and bar inside as well as outside.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Outdoor beer garden open in the summer. Perfect for all ages. Large sand pit for the kids. Shaded areas for drinking. Corn hole and food. Minutes to downtown Elk Rapids. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Harbor Cafe is a solid choice for a delicious family breakfast. The menu is varied enough to appeal to everyone in the family, from the cinnamon swirl pancakes to the granola/fruit bowl. Harbor Cafe never disappoints.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The only Chinese restaurant around - and great, authentic food - including made fresh sushi. Take out available too!”
  • 1 local recommends