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Things to do in Mackinaw City

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bar
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“Another local favorite with a "Key" décor theme. Great food-open year round and easy access from snowmobile.”
  • 7 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“They have great food, good service and reasonable prices plus daily specials. I have gone here foe years and its always been my go to restaurant in Mackinaw.”
  • 5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“ Great spot for breakfast - and so many delicious homemade pies! Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“They have the BEST donuts and Cinnamon rolls!! Plus lunch and breakfast items.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“A definite must if you want to check out the history of this wonderful place we call Mackinaw!”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“This is a great way to experience the Coast Guard Cutter and it is close by located in Mackinaw City. It use to be stationed in Cheboygan, MI.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Excellent Fish & Chips - Whitefish, Walleye, Perch, Shrimp or Chicken, Whitefish Chowder”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“We love this place.... totally worth the drive. Great Brewers who do food RIGHT. If you go, Tell Todd that Chris and Elana said hi! :)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Sheplers is one of 2 Ferry services that can take you to and from Mackinaw Island ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Family owned and operated... also visit their historic fudge shop Marshall's two doors down.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
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“Small market with vert fresh fish and smoked fish at great prices; smoked whitefish spread is delicious!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Rest Area
“Nice shopping and fun little town. You will go here to get the fairy over to Mackinaw Island.”
  • 12 locals recommend

Top restaurants

American Restaurant
“They have great food, good service and reasonable prices plus daily specials. I have gone here foe years and its always been my go to restaurant in Mackinaw.”
  • 5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“ Great spot for breakfast - and so many delicious homemade pies! Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent Fish & Chips - Whitefish, Walleye, Perch, Shrimp or Chicken, Whitefish Chowder”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“We love this place.... totally worth the drive. Great Brewers who do food RIGHT. If you go, Tell Todd that Chris and Elana said hi! :)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Family owned and operated... also visit their historic fudge shop Marshall's two doors down.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“So many different things to eat here. They also have many gluten-free choices! Breakfast is amazing!”
  • 1 local recommends

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