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Bennethum's Northern Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
3917 Old US Highway 27 S, Gaylord, MI 49735-8438
+1 989-732-9288
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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3917 Old US Highway 27 S, Gaylord, MI 49735-8438
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best restaurant in Gaylord!! Food was amazing, our waitress Sam was fun and helpful!! We will definitely be back!

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

8 of us went for dinner and the staff was superb helping us celebrate our mother's birthday. Everyone's dinner selection we're generous in size and nicely presented. The schnitzel and pretzel encrusted brook trout were both excellent. Three of us had the oak plank whitefish,...More

Thank Tres K
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The food was amazing, the filet mignon sliders were delectable! The home made bread is delicious! Our sever was top notch. Wish it was closer to home! Will go every time we go up north! Detroit Dee Dee

Thank Sandy Y
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We had a party of 9. We had wonderful service from Liz who was taking care of another big party and us. Food was good although a bit pricey so be prepared.

Thank Penelope B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on the last evening of vacation based on TA reviews and other posts such as Under the Radar. Such a surprise!! Great up-north atmosphere. We were still expecting "standard dinner fare". The menu was very ambitious with standard steak and seafood options......but...More

1  Thank Cyndy W
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Shrimp cocktail was great with horseradish paste. We enjoyed the walleye and the seafood risotto. Friends enjoyed the salmon and the Alfredo.

Thank Julia I
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Clearly there was a chef who knows what he/she is doing. The food was far better than we were expecting, in taste and presentation. We tried the stuffed shrimp with Havarti cheese, and the perch. Both were as good as what we find in better...More

Thank RaccoonTravelers
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Great menu. Something for everyone. The food is incredible! The atmosphere is warm and cabin-like. The service was awesome as well. Can;t wait to come back the next time we are below the bridge.

Thank auryan
Reviewed 3 October 2017

First visit to Bennethum's Northern Inn and my husband and I liked it a lot. We visited on a Monday when they opened (4:00PM) and had a nice time. Ambience is first rate, comfortable and homey, yet very nicely appointed-"up north" chic. We choose to...More

1  Thank Victoria D
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Rustic setting for an excellent meal. We ordered 6 different items and all were rated very good. Service was excellent. We will return.

Thank ccmkeri
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Response from jeff b | Property representative |
Casual is great!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3917 Old US Highway 27 S, Gaylord, MI 49735-8438
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Otsego County  >  Gaylord
  • Phone Number: +1 989-732-9288
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