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L.J.'s Kilkare Inn

) #7 of 29 Restaurants in Houghton Lake €€ - €€€ American, ,
3942 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9208
+1 989-366-5254
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (7 reviews)
“perch dinner” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
3942 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9208
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I was in town on vacation my sister and brother-in-law took me there for supper. Place was semi-clean as we walked in sat down not busy , waitress was very attentive was patient with us for finding out what we wanted. We ordered, good atmosphere...More

Thank Darla C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Lots to choose from, family safe place with a bar. It's right on M-55 very close to Spicers Boat city.

Thank travelingfools99
Reviewed 2 April 2017

It wasn't busy at all their was me and 2 other people in the place I had the Rubin sand which and frys and a 7and 7 drink the sandwich was good but the bread was soggie do to the grease on the sandwich I...More

Thank superangel0019
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This is another one of our favorite places in Houghton Lake. We are partial to the wing deal, although the burgers are very good too.

Thank joepak
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We ask the staff at the Beachfront Hotel and they gave us many options, and the lady at the desk said if we wanted a down home feeling go to this restaurant go to Kilkare's. They were extremely accurate. The portions were unbelievable. and very...More

Thank snowman101750
Reviewed 4 January 2017

For the pase several days my wife had been preparing our dinners and I have cleaned up afterwards. Tonight it was time for a break from that routine. And, it was time for some comfort food. We both choose Kilkare Inn. While driving the 14...More

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We came to Houghton Lake for vacation and ate here one of the nights and the sevice was slow and the burgers were of very poor quality....Hot wings are pretty good but the blue cheese was not...and our celery was brown and rubbery

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

There were 9 of us for dinner, and everyone enjoyed their meal. A friend got the steak and rib combo. It looked delightful! He said it was very good! It was so good we went back for another dinner in the same week. I got...More

Thank Prankstermary1
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went to Kilkare's for dinner and had so much fun with our waitress Atalie (spelling?) that we came away from the evening meal smiling. The whole atmosphere was congenial and fun. It was clear that the locals loved this place. The food was as...More

Thank RMB634
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a bite to eat on the way to Higgins lake. Service was a little slow; wait staff not very motivated to serve us. Noticed a waitress visiting with what appeared to be a local. Food was good but nothing so good that...More

Thank SpencerX2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3942 W Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-9208
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Houghton Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 989-366-5254
  • E-mail
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