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The Glenwood

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4604 Main St, Onekama, MI 49675-8719
+1 231-889-3734
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Onekama, Michigan
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Who would ever suspect that there is an excellent fine dining experience in the middle of Onekama, MI? We were shocked to find this wonderful place. Donna does a terrific job with the food and service. Since we moved up here to retire, we get plenty of visitors and always take our out-of-town guests there.

Thank Mary Jo M
Chapel Hill, NC
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had been hearing for years about this place, but we live 25 miles away so we weren't so sure....We are SO sure now. Steaks melt in your mouth. The service is impeccable.

Thank judithquay
Level Contributor
38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

I always enjoy places with local character. My group each had different orders and all were extremely good. The waitress was "just right" in all areas. The seating is tight. My only complaint is that it is VERY noisy. Not a good place for an intimate dinner. At its cost it isn't special enough for a return visit.

Thank LynchburgVARc65
Tampa, Florida
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We have been coming for years to this restaurant and it continues to be excellent in every way: food quality, wine selection, superior service, incredible desserts, etc in a charming lake cottage setting. Thank you, Donna, for all your hard work in making the Glenwood the best restaurant in the area!

Thank BGfamily
Perkasie, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Everyone's meal was prepared to perfection. The place was packed on a Monday night. Reservations in advance are a must for a large party.

Thank wkhb
Mt. Pleasant
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We eat here 3 to 5 times a summer and the food and service are always perfect. They always work to make it right and a special night out.

Thank DonSailor
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a great place to go for special events and it is always a winner for entertaining guests. It is pricey but worth it. The service is wonderful.

Thank Herbert L
Harper Woods, Michigan
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

So good! Great selection of dinner, drinks and desserts. If you want to eat at prime time, make sure you make reservations - recommend asking for a table on the porch. A smallish place that is constantly packed but it doesn't take away from the amazing food or service. The staff makes you feel welcome and appreciated. And the food... More 

Thank jenjentoo
North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

My first thoughts entering this restaurant was that we had stepped back in time to a bygone era. I was completely taken in by this restaurant and thoroughly enjoyed my time here. The service was outstanding, but my lamb chops were a little overcooked. It didn't matter, though.

Thank APearlofGreatValue
Salt Lake City
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

My husband and I stopped in for wine and dessert after an evening walk. We were only a party of two, so we didn't have long to wait for a table. The staff was excellent. Michael was great at offering his recommendations from the wine list and dessert tray. The long list of local wines was a nice surprise.

Thank Katenka_B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4604 Main St, Onekama, MI 49675-8719
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Manistee County  >  Onekama
  • Phone Number: +1 231-889-3734

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?