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Doherty Hotel Restaurant

604 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1404
+1 989-386-3441
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible21%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“french dip” (3 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
604 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1404
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very very disappointed in the owner Mr Dougherty, running the restaurant. We told him before others came in we wanted the check and it was a Birthday dinner for sister. After dinner we had to mention it was Birthday surprise so waitress went and got...More

Thank tiahrt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurant is located within the hotel. Food is good but a little on the pricey side but the portions are quite large so if you are a big eater it is a ideal destination. They are known for their Bloody Mary's but I didn't think...More

1  Thank BayCitygal66
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We ate in the main dining room of the Doherty. It sports a wonderful salad bar! It appears to be the go-to place for meetings and events in Clare. We did what we usually do … she got one meal … me another … and...More

Thank chervew
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I came here twice for business meetings. Clare is a very small town and this hotel is the nicest in the area. The food in the restaurant is very good, and the service is friendly and attentive. They have some kind of golf package in...More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Doherty has a story to tell and good food as well. A traditional dining room with an excellent lunch buffet as well as a cute pub decorated with "Irish themed" murals, this is a favorite of travelers from all over the state. Run by...More

Thank dorothymc2017
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We went here after a graduation celebration. I had the pulled pork tostadas. The flavor just didnt do it. Not very interesting flavors, or anything that stood out. Wouldn't go there again.

Thank caroljoyj
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended for amentites and restaurant. Go from dinner to the bar and then the pool. Makes for a great weekend

Thank rickb1947
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has two sides. A more formal side where the buffet is located and an Irish Pub. We chose the Irish Pub because the mural painted in the wall was quite interesting and fun to look at. We both had the turkey and swiss...More

Thank Cathy E
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Soup bread bowl was perfect here. The atmosphere of leprechauns was a great discussion for our family.

Thank polojen
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Went over St Patrick's weekend so not sure this review would represent this restaurant under normal circumstances. Menu was more limited and they had a buffet going in. Sandwich and salad bar were average, nothing awesome, nothing terrible. It was super busy with the partiers...More

Thank Michael P
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2017|
Response from rrburnie |
Probably not. I have not been there but the next time I am passing through I am going to make it a point to have lunch or dinner there.
8 August 2015|
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Response from christineh221 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I believe till 7pm.They do have a Sunday Brunch that is very good 11am till 2pm. Good value. After that I believe the restrurant stays open till 7pm. They Do have a "bar/eatery in same building that has "limited menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1404
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Clare County  >  Clare
  • Phone Number: +1 989-386-3441
  • This restaurant is at Doherty Hotel
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