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Ice House BBQ

6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-7223
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“blt” (9 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue, American, Bar
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Head down Main Street in the area below the Fort and you find this place behind the Island House Hotel. Patio seating will allow for a relaxing lunch/dinner while eating BBQ and drinking a frosty beverage. Staff did an excellent job, attentive but not overbearing....More

Thank Big_Al_Peterson
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad you found our service to be good and the prices right! Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shared an evening meal here with guest and enjoyed our drinks and food. The staff was very friendly and attentive. Chilly evening so they put the heaters on for us and it was a cosy atmosphere!

Thank Theferk
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for dining with us! We're glad you had a good experience.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ice House BBQ can be easy to miss, because it is located behind the huge Island House Hotel and the sign is a bit small. I was amazed at how cool the patio eating area is, since it is tucked behind the huge hotel....More

Thank SpringFaith74
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad you found us and enjoyed your meal! We look forward to seeing you in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a delicious dinner on the deck overlooking the harbor and watched the horses and carriages going by.

Thank Outrigger7
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner on Sept 20. Food was good, staff attentive. Unique atmosphere. Prices were extremely reasonable Would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Margaret K
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're glad to hear you enjoyed your dinner. Thank you for sharing your experience!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here since we didn't want to go back into the main part of town. I didn't expect much in regards to flavor but I was surprised. We ate outside and seen the large smoker outside they cooked in. The rubs where good and...More

Thank indianaseth
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're always glad to go above expectations! We hope to see you back again soon for more fresh sauces!

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I wrote a review last month about poor service @ The Ice House. I loved the pulled pork sandwich and fries so decided to give them another chance. Really glad I went back.....both food and service were great this time. I will be back!!!!!

Thank Garry M
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're very happy to hear we were able to change your mind about us! Thank you for giving us a second chance. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Mackinac Island during our vacation and we stumbled upon the Ice House BBQ, it was recommended by another guest staying in the same B&B and it was a very pleasant surprise. Six of us dinned, one of which was a vegetarian, we had...More

Thank David R
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We're glad you enjoyed your meal with us.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

I had the baby back ribs, really enjoyed them, my wife had the chicken and enjoyed those, the service was great and we split a piece of the peanut butter pie and were glad we split it the flavor wonderful and it was a huge...More

Thank goodfellow55
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you for your review, and we are so happy you enjoyed your food. We hope to see you here again to enjoy the beautiful outdoor seating!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Portions are generous when you stick with namesake Pulled pork BBQ and their Ice House branded beer. Both are reasonably priced and the wait staff was extremely helpful and courteous.

Thank Scott W
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

We're glad you enjoyed the pulled pork! Thank you for dining with us.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 34
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Mackinac Island
  • Phone Number: +1 906-847-7223
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Description
Ice House BBQ serves a delicious selection of smoked barbecue favorites served garden-side, pool-side or inside. This hidden gem is veiled from the downtown hustle conveniently tucked behind the iconic Island House Hotel across from the marina.
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