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The Upper Crust

375 Traders Point Dr, Manistique, MI 49854-1363
+1 906-341-2253
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (36 reviews)
“sandwiches” (39 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Delicatessen, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
375 Traders Point Dr, Manistique, MI 49854-1363
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will find this excellent soup and gourmet sandwich shop just off Route 2 after you cross the bridge past the turn off to historic downtown Manistique on the Lake Michigan side if you are heading West. You order a chili or a broccoli cheese...More

Thank HazardBob
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We are so happy that you found us and enjoyed your meal and the atmosphere at our deli. It makes it all worthwhile when someone takes the time to let others know about your experience. Thanks again & please stop by...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This great little cafe/deli was a great surprise while traveling across Rte 2 alongthe Northern side of Lake Michigan. From the East it's a bit tricky to find. It's almost out of town! Turn toward the Lake onthe first paved street after driving over the...More

Thank Stategt
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We have tried and tried to get a good sign for our business out on US-2, however, it seems it is not to be! We were not eligible for the Pure Michigan program, can't put out temporary signs and we do not...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful deli. Really big sandwiches. Lots of options. Water view. From the paved lot...a little hard to find. No sign on us2. Need to use Google map to locate. Good couples place.More

Thank dennish414
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you for the nice review! We've had all kinds of trouble getting signage out on the highway for our business, but we have tried! We are not eligible for the Pure Michigan program and can no longer put out temporary signs at the...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great sandwiches!! Weekend dinners are great, cute gift shop area, lovely view of the lake, can eat outside in nice weather, excellent desserts (to go by the time you are done eating!.

Thank Carolyn M
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you so much! We appreciate the kind words and letting others know we are getting it right! We try very hard to make everyone's visit a pleasant one - 18 years and counting... Look forward to seeing you the next time you are nearby!

Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were staying at the Lake Shore Campground and decided to walk over to get a sandwich. The variety made it hard to choose. The staff was friendly and the food was great. We are adding this place to our list when we come to...More

Thank Diane P
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you so much! The new campground is really a nice addition to our little town and we are so happy that you stumbled upon us. We appreciate the nice words and look forward to seeing you the next time in town!

Reviewed 14 September 2017

We stopped here for lunch on our way out of town. The food was great but it was so busy everyone was fighting over tables. Our party ended up sitting in two separate rooms. Don't let this stop you because I'm sure you will enjoy...More

Thank I2928XTbeckym
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you for stopping in! Summer is our very most hectic time and you are totally correct when you suggest coming in early. We never know what time it will start, but we serve from 150-200 people in a very short amount of time each...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This was an unexpected pleasure.We ate a great lunch here while seated outside on a gorgeous day, water view and sunshine no extra charge :) The chicken soup had delicious homemade noodles and can be ordered with a half-sandwich. Perfect... Lots of coffees and homemade...More

Thank JGO05
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Awesome! Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed the outside dining area - it was newly renovated this past spring to help everyone get a better view & be able to enjoy our beautiful view. So happy you found us and had a good...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Wanted lunch before we got to Mackinac area, so stopped at this highly rated place in Manistique. The Upper Crust is on the channel leading to the harbor, with a nice view from the outside seating and limited view from the inside. The interior has...More

Thank Gatorgolfer
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you so much for the nice review! I must have missed this one back during the summer, so I apologize for the late response. Thank you for giving us a try on your trip through Manistique and I truly hope you'll stop by the...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017

We had lunch here which was very good - cheese soup, salad, sandwich. The service was friendly and prompt. You order at the counter and the food is delivered to your table. The restaurant is located just off the primary route through town. The restaurant...More

Thank Pippadude
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Great service, great lunch and brunch as well. Love this cafe right on the water. Stopped in for lunch- extensive list of yummy sandwiches, soup, homemade bread, homemade crackers and pastries. Came back the next morning for breakfast. Veggie omelet was huge and their coffee...More

Thank feltsoul
lindasmith1973, Owner at The Upper Crust, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you so much! We really appreciate you taking the time to tell others about our shop. Hope to see you the next time you stop by Manistique!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
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, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
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
  • E-mail
Description
Beautiful waterfront cafe with super fresh sandwiches, hearty soups & homemade desserts! Brunch menu served daily until 11am Year Round! Catering for all occasions! Open year round! Call ahead for current hours of operation.
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