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Key Hole Bar

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€€ - €€€
American, Bar, Pub
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323 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
+1 231-436-7911
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Alpena, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

great food fast service, friendly people lot and lots of keys from all over the world. where the name came from

Thank cathywwjd2
Otisville, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We stopped here after shopping all day. The food was delicious. Decent variety of food to satisfy all tastes.

Thank slnels02
Pacific Grove, California
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Awesome atmosphere, good service, food was great, especially the wings. Be ready for beer cans of Coors light! Loved it, will be back. Key tabletops were very interesting.

Thank YoKern
Milford, Michigan, United States
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91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Went here to watch a football game -- service very good and so was the food, even though it can be called "bar food." I ordered Peel & Eat Shrimp and there was plenty and it was VERY good! Also had their chili and it was good, too.

Thank Kristene R
Okemos, Michigan
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We sat at the bar wanting to watch college football on a Sat. afternoon. Well, all 12-15 TVs in the place were tuned to the same game - UM. We asked for 1 TV to be changed to the Alabama game and the manager said he couldn't do it. Seriously? 1 TV on 1 different game? Typical UM people. We... More 

2 Thank KathyADutm
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent whitefish and good beer selection. Consistently good. Wish we'd ordered the onion rings. They looked amazing. When we come back from the Island ...

Thank Sherri F
Eaton Rapids, Michigan
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for lunch, and a local business owner recommended that we try the Key Hole Bar & Grill. We were glad we did! The service was excellent. The atmosphere was like a typical sports pub, but there were keys literally everywhere!! All over the walls, laminated under the table tops... my kids were fascinated. The food was great.... More 

Thank MichiganTraveller222
Cincinnati, Ohio
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This place is pretty laid back - just a typical neighborhood bar that just happens to be right in the middle of a tourist area. You really need to want that locals bar (even if there are few locals hanging out) atmosphere to appreciate the place. The waitress treated us like we were regulars. We had a fish sandwich and... More 

Thank BSmith_Cinci
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Our family ate here for the first time just this fall. All four of us were happy with everything we ordered. Averaged about $12.50 a person.

Thank Carole V
Howell, Michigan
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here because of the high rating on trip advisor. After waiting 45 mins for a table, we were seated. Our server eventually came by ... And another 5 minutes after that we got drinks. Another 10 minutes we ordered an appetizer..... And 15 minutes after that it came and our order was taken. The chips... More 

Thank Tanya H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9801
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cheboygan County  >  Mackinaw City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-436-7911

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?