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Papa Lou's - CLOSED

317 East Lake Street, United States, Petoskey, MI 49770-2417
+1 231-348-3663
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
14 Jun 2015
“Owners Should Retrain Staff”
12 May 2015
“Excellent burgers and chicken sandwich”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
317 East Lake Street, United States, Petoskey, MI 49770-2417
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Reviewed 9 October 2014

is the chili and the hot Italian sub. Both are incredible. If you like your chili hot, spicy hot, this is for you. Not burn your mouth hot, but maybe make you sweat a bit. I love it. And the sub? I'll never go back...More

Thank AT-Nak
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Stopped in for an early quick dinner before heading back to Charlevoix. The place was nearly totally empty. Soup and a sandwich sounded good to both of us so we each ordered the french onion and the 12" steak and cheese 'grinder' that we would...More

1  Thank kidanchovy
Reviewed 20 September 2014

This will be an uncharacteristically short review on my part. Not much to say. I have been in Papa Lou's on multiple occasions over the last few years. The food was never anything special and the service varied from "decent" to "horrible" on every visit....More

1  Thank Rebel-Miles-Photo
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Comfy Restaurant with good food...Tried the spaghetti with italian sausage. Better than expected and the sausage had great flavor. Service was quick and good. Worth going to for sure.

Thank travln4
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

Walked in & my wife had a cup of tea that she just purchased next door, hostess looked at the tea & said you can't bring it in, we said were going to buy 2 glasses of wine anyway & she rolled her eyes &...More

1  Thank Joe T
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Our niece lives in Gaylord and suggested this spot for a late lunch. Pizza was fantastic and the bloody Mary's, excellent!!! Service was great too!!

Thank tammikett
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

Loved this place.. I had the black and blue burger ...amazing!! The atmosphere in place is just relaxing and nice during dinner time. We wanted to go back for the bar life but I wasn't feeling the best. Probably after consuming the largest burger ever...More

Thank Down2earth4beauty88
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We've been here before about 2 years ago. Everything was ok then but nothing phenomenal except the deck view. This time was a whole different story. It started with the hostesses. There's a bar on the second floor that has swings instead of bar stools....More

1  Thank WFBFamily
Reviewed 2 September 2014

I took my parents and my family there on the Sunday of Labor day weekend. The service was outstanding and the food just as good. They have an upstairs as well as on outside patio when the weather is nice that you can overlook the...More

Thank matthewo131
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We decided to pop in here for dinner one night and we weren't disappointed. We shared the garlic bread with cheese as an appetizer then shared one of their pizzas on special as our meal. No complaints.

Thank Lori Z
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Good for
View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 East Lake Street, United States, Petoskey, MI 49770-2417
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey
  • Phone Number: +1 231-348-3663
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