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Empire Village Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Pizza
11601 S Lacore Rd, Empire, MI 49630-9402
+1 231-326-5101
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“breadsticks” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza
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LOCATION
11601 S Lacore Rd, Empire, MI 49630-9402
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend if you like locally brewed beers. They have a good selection and flights with local favorites. Garlic parm fries were excellent and the staff was very friendly. They have WiFi and i will definitely come back.

Thank Nadine Q
Villageinnempire, Public Relations Manager at Empire Village Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for sharing your experience at The Empire Village Inn. Be sure to stop back to discover what new local brews Riley has on tap.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are avid pizza eaters and try to find something off the normal chains, this is hands down the best pizza to date that we have Ever had. We had the large deluxe. Local soda was excellent as well. Don't miss out!!!

Thank Kbailey67
Villageinnempire, Public Relations Manager at Empire Village Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting the TA community know about our pizza. Glad you enjoyed. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you again, soon.

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We have been twice and have loved this place. They have a great beer selection, excellent homemade root beer, and excellent service. We have had the Pizza, grilled cheese, chili and they were all great. The manager, Riley, is very friendly and motivated to make...More

Thank KATHYVF
Villageinnempire, Public Relations Manager at Empire Village Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for your enthusiastic review of our little family Inn. We are glad you enjoyed your experience. Riley is one of the newer additions to our crew and we are all very pleased to have her on board... thank you for welcoming her. Riley...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The staff was extremely unpleasant & almost to the point of rude with my family. The food was great but would not recommend for a family visit unless you appreciate rude staff. The place was not busy & now understand why.

Thank Vicki K
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Whether you drop in for breakfast, lunch or dinner, you'll always be warmly greeted and offered a great variety of comfort dishes.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and had great salad and the bean burger is to die for. Wife is GF and she loved it. Outside doesn't look like much but worth going in for sure!! Oh yea, try the root beer too

Thank theboys12345
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Nice stop for dinner, great pizza! Service was fast and friendly. Full bar with local craft brews available. We will be back.

Thank DrSandyD
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Best pizza in the area. They have a good selection of sandwiches and very good chicken wings as well. Not much on decor but it's a friendly family restaurant. Worth a stop.

Thank shoeguy24
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We recently went to the Village Inn and ordered a Deluxe pizza to go. While waiting for our order, we sampled some of the draft beers available at the bar. Liked the Blue Moon. They also have an interesting menu of sandwiches and burgers, including...More

1  Thank BenThere2014
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The best pulled pork sandwich ever! Close to Sleeping Bear Dunes so great lunch or dinner stop. Great service too.

Thank debanddallas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11601 S Lacore Rd, Empire, MI 49630-9402
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Leelanau County  >  Empire
  • Phone Number: +1 231-326-5101
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