Darrow’s Family Restaurant

Welcome to Darrow’s where since 1957 and four generations of family, we’ve greeted our guests with delicious, homemade All-American food.  Soups made from scratch daily, fresh baked bread, just brewed coffee, and our wide selection of homemade pies.

Whether it is a whitefish dinner, hamburger, or just a cup of coffee and a slice of pie, discover where the locals gather for good food and great service.

We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

We were given the “People’s Choice Award” for “Best Service” and “Best Desserts” by the Cheboygan Daily Tribune.  We’ve been awarded the TripAdvisor “Certificate of Excellence” for the past five years.

Our philosophy about food has stayed the same since the beginning.  We’ve enjoyed serving you for over 60 years!!

Please visit us soon!

301 Louvingny
Mackinaw City, MI 49701 

Old World Cafe

With the love of European architecture and food we wanted to bring a small part of old Europe to the beautiful scenery of Northern Michigan.   We strive to ensure that each guest receives prompt, professional, friendly and courteous service.   We vow to maintain a clean, comfortable and well maintained premise for our guests and staff.   To provide at a fair price – nutritional, well-prepared meals – using organic and quality local and imported ingredients from Europe.   To ensure that all guests and staff are treated with the respect and dignity they deserve.   We would like to thank each guest for the opportunity to serve them.

We are open seasonally mid May through mid November. Come and see us in Cross Village or visit us on the web at http://www.oldworldcafe.net.

Old World Cafe, Cross Village

6352 N Lake Shore Dr
Harbor Springs, MI 49740 USA

Pancake Chef Restaurant

One of the oldest restaurants in Mackinaw City, the Pancake Chef has served traveling families wonderful food since 1964. The favorites include Pumpkin Pancakes, Home-made Potato Pancakes, Specialty salads and Home-made Dinner entries. We enjoy a tremendous rate of return Guests, you probably know someone who has been here.

You can be confident that you will experience a friendly staff serving you a quality meal in a clean environment.


In addition to our full service menu we offer one of the finest breakfast and dinner buffets in the state. The buffets offer quality, variety and value for the entire family. Or, from the menu, Dad can have a choice steak, Mom a specialty salad and the kids, breakfast.

327 E. Central Ave.
Mackinaw City, MI 49701