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Freighters Restaurant

240 W Portage Ave, at Ramada Plaza Hotel Ojibway, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1922
+1 906-632-4100
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good23%
  • Average27%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“full blast” (2 reviews)
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06:30 - 22:00All hours
€€ - €€€
240 W Portage Ave, at Ramada Plaza Hotel Ojibway, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1922
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super selection of seafood. Beautiful view overlooking the locks with several tables along the windows.

Thank Aqua456
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is old and dated, location is great. I have been here twice over the years, and both times had dirty plates/cups. Thought the 1st time was a fluke and gave them another chance, 2nd time was my last. Never again.

Thank chris4446
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Nice menu selection. Located adjacent from the lock park, but does not afford good views in the summer when the leaves are on the trees.

Thank Jabubet
Reviewed 7 September 2017

On our day to visit the Soo Locks, it rained all day. We stopped in town for lunch. Our bus stopped outside the hotel. As we got off, hotel staff was outside with umbrellas to escort us inside if we wished. That was a nice...More

Thank tnreb
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch because it was convenient before we went on the Soo Locks Tour. My husband ordered the french dip. My daughter and I ordered the whitefish sandwich and my son ordered the chicken strips. The food was awesome. Best whitefish sandwich I...More

Thank gibsonm78
Reviewed 15 August 2017

First off, if you are staying at the hotel, you get a coupon for $2.50 off of your breakfast. That makes the price very reasonable. Food was very good. We ate here twice for breakfast.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Had a good BLT, clam chowder was great. Service was okay, didn't refill drinks, waited awhile for the bill.

Thank Heartminer
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a real nice place for casual dining while enjoying a meal whether on a date or with family or friends.

1  Thank Timothy N
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We sat near the window and watched the ships approach the Soo Locks. Our waitress was very kind and our meals came out quickly and yummy.

1  Thank Kathryn P
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The windows of this restaurant overlook the locks park. Ships entering or leaving the MacArthur lock can be seen easily, The food is very good upscale restaurant food. Service is very good. At times the park across the street hosts concerts. the retaining wall and...More

1  Thank Fred_49341
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 W Portage Ave, at Ramada Plaza Hotel Ojibway, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: +1 906-632-4100
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