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The What Not Inn

) #2 of 9 Restaurants in Fennville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American,
2405 Blue Star Hwy, Fennville, MI 49408-9633
+1 269-543-3341
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pollock” (4 reviews)
“coleslaw” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2405 Blue Star Hwy, Fennville, MI 49408-9633
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11 - 20 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 29 January 2017

I hadn't been here for a while, but decided to go and enjoy the jazz band, which included a friend of ours. We arrived around 6:30 to a packed house. We were lucky to get a table. The band was great, and at times invited...More

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful dinner here my first night in town. The place reminds me of an old steakhouse. Food and service were both tremendous. I'll definitely go back.

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Been to the What Not Inn on Blue Star Highway towards Fennville, from Saugatuck, a couple times. Had a good egg, meat and potatoes breakfast. But, if you are out on a Friday night and desire fish, this is a good place to go. We...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We really enjoy visiting this place for dinner. The food is great! The service excellent! They are very welcoming. It reminds us of the supper club type restaurants you find in northern Wisconsin. The Friday fish fry is yummy as well as their fried chicken...More

1  Thank wendythewiseone
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I have been driving between Chicago and northern Michigan for years now, and until recently, never knew about this little gem situated right off I-96. It's tucked behind trees alongside the highway and there's no sign for it at the exit, so you wouldn't know...More

Thank SunLvr101
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We happened into this place with my in-laws after visiting Fennville's local winery. We needed something after sampling quite a few wines. I've driven by the place a number of times, but it never looked that inviting. You will find the dining room decor to...More

Thank beachcomber369
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This older, out of the way Roadhouse is not one that should be passed by! It is a hidden gem offering excellent service and food. It has a varied menu, offering something for anyone - we came back for the lake perch, which is excellent.

Thank Barb314
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I grew up in Michigan and walking into The What Not Inn reminded me of taverns and restaurants that my family used to eat at in northern Michigan in my youth. The restaurant looks bigger inside than out. Wood everywhere with square tables and cafeteria...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We just happened to find this little place while driving and decided to check it out. Don't let the older look fool you, the burgers were all we had but they were really good and the service was quick and friendly!

2  Thank JayandSummer
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Built in 1926, a rustic restaurant with a great old bar. Worth a stop. Our group had the Perch Basket and Liver Dinner. We all thought more seasoning would be an improvement.....but all and all ok. YES! The best Coconut Cake ever.

3  Thank Beverly P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2405 Blue Star Hwy, Fennville, MI 49408-9633
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Fennville
  • Phone Number: +1 269-543-3341
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