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The Front Porch Cafe

9235 Main St, Ellsworth, MI 49729-9800
+1 231-588-2000
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (3 reviews)
“non profit” (5 reviews)
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9235 Main St, Ellsworth, MI 49729-9800
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yesterday was my second visit to this local eatery. As the other reviews noted, this is a local non profit ministry. The food is home cooked and is so delicious. I got the hot turkey sandwich with homemade mashed potatoes and it was outstanding! Homemade...More

Thank Sparty1973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint restaurant offers a good breakfast while serving a good mission. The menu has suggested donations for each item. The menu items are not fancy - but good basic breakfast food. There is also a prayer post - put down who needs prayers on...More

Thank KathFab
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Front Porch is a small town diner with home made items. It serves breakfast and lunch. Great home made deserts. Good down home eats.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Front Porch Café serves up wholesome food at a reasonable price. Service is friendly. The café is famous for its desserts. Don't miss them!

Thank Enjoysdining
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We always come to The Front Porch to eat when staying on Torch Lake during the summer. Such nice folks here. This is a non profit ministry with suggested donation prices on your ticket. Pay more and help feed the needy or pay less if...More

Thank dshendri
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Good value for breakfast before heading for a day on the beach. Wide menu with pies, breakfast, or lunch. Small library to grab a book. Friendly servers and mission to serve it's local community in need.

Thank Nic K
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

The staff was so friendly and helpfull. The food tasted great. Did not have a along wait time at all. Very satisfied... No complaints.. Will be back.

Thank Kerri T
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much from this small town eatery. Staff was very friendly. Food was very good. I thought that I made some of the best jam in the world. Well, there is stiff competition for my title at the Front Porch Cafe.

Thank MiMisterMike
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The entire staff makes you feel like family and friends! Scott is so excited about the quality of food and products. Jan and all the girls are professional, fast, and experienced.

Thank Amatteroftaste2013
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Not only was this place absolutely adorable and the servers were kind but they allow people to come and eat and pay with whatever they are able to. They also give people a chance to pay it forward and pay for a meal for someone...More

Thank MajGolden
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
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Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9235 Main St, Ellsworth, MI 49729-9800
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: +1 231-588-2000
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