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The Woods Restaurant

8655 Cudahy Cir, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-5130
+1 906-847-3331
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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8655 Cudahy Cir, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-5130
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back in August 2015, I wrote a review and gave The Woods only 2 stars. We went back 2 years later and totally loved our dinner. Different types of Appetizers, Lobster Bisque and my NY Strip steak was absolutely excellent. My wife had the Pork...More

1  Thank Kerry W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love Mackinac Island, and like many Michigan residents I've been coming here since I was a child. There are many things to enjoy on Mackinac Island, but if you want to have a special dinner and get away from the activity downtown then dinner...More

1  Thank nancysQ6487EL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in the bar side of the Woods restaurant for a late lunch. The food was a cut above usual bar food and the service was very good. We attempted to make dinner reservations but they were booked - apparently the word travels. Maybe...More

1  Thank Bluefield007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate dinner last night at The Woods. We had a 7:30 reservation. It took us over 30 minutes to get a taxi to pick us up. Once we arrived we were seated immediately but sat there for a good while before our waiter acknowledged...More

2  Thank ajajm2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The woods, what a great place for a secluded and elegant dinner! We have been back to stay on Mackinac Island many times, since we were married on the Island, nearly twenty years ago. Ironically, we hadn't been back to the Woods since our honeymoon!...More

2  Thank E9185FXjohnm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great environment, great food and wonderful service. We go there every trip to the island and it never disappoints. Nice carriage ride through the woods.

Thank 1622paul
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We've been coming to the Grand Hotel every year for 20 years and this was our first visit to The Woods as a result of an invitation by Jerry Toney, Grand Hotel's VP of Accommodations. A taxi ride is needed to get there since, although...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

People told us about this...and the ride up to the The Woods was beautiful....saw breathtaking houses and just a really relaxing fun ride. Dinner was just ok.....very overpriced....the place was really neat though and glad we went but was very expensive and the food was...More

1  Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Always beautiful to see, and always bad service. My family and I annually come here after dinner at Stonecliff, and this year we also tried lunch at the Woods. As usual, could not get waitstaff to see us, had to prod at each step of...More

1  Thank mssuth
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Wasn't overly impressed with the whole place. The wait staff was friendly and professional and the food was good however, not a great value, But then again you're kind of a captive audience . Not bad just Not great as one might expect.

Thank asaling
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ElizabethZ131
2 July 2017|
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Response from GHKellie | Property representative |
Casual dress at Woods Restaurant is appropriate. We do not require formal attire.
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susan n
20 April 2017|
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Response from GHKellie | Property representative |
Woods is not near Mission Point at a;;. We are located more toward the center of the island near the airport and Stonecliff.
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raraavis17
31 August 2016|
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Response from grandhotel1887 | Property representative |
Hello - Staff at Woods is available to help with your taxi transportation. Strollers are folded up and welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 42
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8655 Cudahy Cir, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-5130 (Formerly The Woods)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Mackinac Island
  • Phone Number: +1 906-847-3331
  • E-mail
Description
Located a short horse-drawn carriage ride into the wooded interior of Mackinac Island. The opulent Tudor mansion with Bavarian charm provides for a delightfully casual dining experience. Test your skill on America’s oldest operating duckpin bowling alley. Enjoy before and after dinner drinks at Bobby’s Bar opening at noon daily.Woods Restaurant will open for the 2013 season on Friday, May 24th.Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Serving boxed lunches and hot dogs during the day.Dinner 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.Dress code is casual. Reservations are recommended for dinner. To reserve a table, call and ask for Woods Restaurant.Overnight guests of Grand Hotel on the Modified American Plan receive a $20.00 per adult credit towards the food portion of their bill. There is tipping at Woods.
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