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The Upper Crust

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375 Traders Point Dr, Manistique, MI 49854-1363
+1 906-341-2253
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 14:00
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Gaylord, Michigan
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic food and fabulous service. One place you should not miss if you are in manistique for lunch. The place is spotless. The owner knows food sanitation and is obvious throughout. Staff wash their hands, keep their hair restrained, and deliver the best sandwiches, soups, salads and desserts you'll find on your trek through the upper peninsula of Michigan.

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Thank nanook6969
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We appreciate your attention to detail, as you can tell we try to keep an eye on our details, as well! It's so important to keep our place clean and to keep everything safe is beyond essential. It makes everything else so much easier to keep up on. My previous employment was with our local health... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and atmosphere at a very reasonable price! Will return next time I'm here in business.

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Thank Roseann M
Louisville, Kentucky
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We plan to stop by here when we are traveling in the U P. I Just wish it was close to home. The food is always the best in a real causal setting. If you have room, try the cookies. Would never miss a chance to eat here. I might only suggest to the young servers that there might be... More 

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Thank Leonard D
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! In regard to the casual greeting, we see all of our customers as friends and don't focus too much on the age or looks - we're just happy to see you! As you mentioned, we are "casual", so we just want everyone to feel welcome and enjoy their meal with us. We... More 

Hemlock, Michigan
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Great soup and sandwiches! We had the 1/2 sandwich and cup of soup option. Very good freshly made food. Highly recommend this his nice little lunch stop. We will be back!!!

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Thank KT4488
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Awesome! Thank you so much! We appreciate your nice review and hope to see you the next time you visit the area - thanks again! More 

Illinois
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130 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Employees friendly, service good, soups and desserts delicious. Will definitely return when in the area again.

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Thank LucyLucerne
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Awesome - thank you! Short, sweet and to the point - that's what we were hoping for! Looking forward to your return! More 

Waterman, Illinois
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

While on a trip around Lake Michigan we were looking for something for lunch besides your typical fast food or chain restaurant. We pulled this place up on our GPS and were pleasantly surprised at what we found! Kind of off the beaten path and difficult to find (thank god for their signs!) we came across The Upper Crust, a... More 

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1 Thank shredbetty4
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate the kind words and also the use of the GPS to find us! Signage has been a real problem for us, so hopefully in the coming summer we will be able to get better signs so others can find us, too! We bake our own bread for our sandwiches, so thank... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This place is AMAZING! Quaint, quiet with HOMEMADE food to die for! I love places like this. Service was grand as well!! Fast friendly and Fabulous!!

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Thank Eliza M
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you the next time you are in town! Thanks again! More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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141 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

You'd never find this restaurant by accident. But it's worth finding. Delicious sandwiches on homemade bread. Generous portions.

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Thank SKW78
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Thank you! We are kind of hard to find, but super glad that you found it worth the trouble! Signage has been terrible for us for years, but we are hopeful to improve that this coming summer with the addition of the City of Manistique campground that they are putting in on the road on the way to our place.... More 

Escanaba, Michigan, United States
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Kind of out of the way but worth looking for; just west of Manistique River off Hwy US 2 and about 1/2 mile south you'll see it to right, near a condo complex by mouth of river. Very complete menu of sandwiches and soups with daily specials. Several great breads, all home made and great fillings and toppers. I've tried... More 

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Thank Thomas H
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

Thanks so much! We appreciate the complete review - it's sometimes hard to find us if you don't keep going until the end of the road. Thank you for sending others our way - word of mouth is the best advertising and we would not be as successful without you! Thanks again! More 

Naples, Florida
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We had read the fabulous reviews of Upper Crust in Manistique, on Trip Advisor, and decided to eliminate our last night in Milwaukee and stay in Manistique on our way to Mackinac Island. We booked the Northshore Motel, and realized that the Upper Crust restaurant would be closing before we arrived on Aug. 20th. We took a chance and wrote... More 

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Thank Jerome S
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this review

We are so glad that it worked out for you! We appreciate your interest in our little business and also letting others know about us. Our summers can get a bit overwhelming and it's really nice to hear that we are doing a good job! Thanks again and please let us know if you are back in the area! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 14:00
Thursday
10:00 - 14:00
Friday
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 375 Traders Point Dr, Manistique, MI 49854-1363
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Manistique
  • Phone Number: +1 906-341-2253
Description
Beautiful waterfront cafe with super fresh sandwiches, hearty soups & homemade desserts! Catering for all occasions! Open year round for lunch! Call ahead for current hours of operation.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?