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Ice House BBQ

) #22 of 41 Restaurants in Mackinac Island ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
Island House Hotel, 6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
+1 906-847-7223
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
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Island House Hotel, 6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Well, I guess the South doesn't have a lock on great barbecue. Stayed at the Island House and had dinner at the Ice House, we had the combo and I really liked the brisket and chicken, pull pork was good, but I live in the...More

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

Thank you for a very thorough and excellent review. It is quite a compliment coming from a Southern barbecue-r! Servicing quality meals is important to us. Please make sure to stop in on your next visit and see what else we've added.

Reviewed 20 June 2017

our group got carry out and we thought that the Ribs, brisket and chicken were average. We almost forgot to add extra bbq sauce which would of made it even worse. since things were a little on the dry side. The best part was the...More

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

We are glad that you enjoyed the sides. Chef Phil is known on the island for his cuisine and is quite excited about seasoning the meats and smoking them onsite. We appreciate the feedback I hope that you will try us again in the future...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We stopped here because it was attached to our hotel and that was a mistake. We both ordered gumbo and mine started to separate as soon as it was placed on the table, plus it tasted funky too. They did replace my meal with chili...More

Thank MillerTyme2
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mr. Miller, We welcome constructive and valid feedback, however in this case I can't help but wonder if there is any validity to your review as you have posted negative reviews for all of our businesses on multiple channels.

Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is the first place we ate and the food was fabulous. I do not like mac and cheese no matter who or how it is made, But I have to say I tried my husbands because he could not stop raving about it and...More

Thank Shelly764
GuestRelations49757, Guest Relations Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

So relaxing to have the three kids play while we sat at table. What I had was delicious. Not a big menu though but would go back for that chicken sandwich with Swiss, bacon, and mushrooms!

1  Thank Dawn L
alansehoyan, General Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Thank you for your review of the Ice House Bar & Grill, a perfect place to enjoy lunch with the family. We hope you come back soon to enjoy our Chicken Mackinac sandwich.

Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely shady patio away from the hustle and bustle of the island. Our dog was able to be with us and the food was excellent. A bloody Mary with a slice of awesome bacon, an Olive and a tiny pickle is a must if you...More

Thank Connie W
alansehoyan, Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

Thank you for your review of the Ice House Bar & Grill. We are happy that everyone including your dog enjoyed our little piece of paradise. Our Bloody Mary's are known as the best on the island. Please come back and visit us soon.

Reviewed 24 August 2016

Good menu for adults and kids. This little gem is tucked behind the hotel. Nice to eat outside away from main street. Very relaxing.

Thank Susan W
alansehoyan, General Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

Thank you for your review of the Ice House Bar & Grill - a relaxing spot the whole family can enjoy lunch.

Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went here with a toddler and a baby plus my MIL and husband. We loved it. My son could run around in their little lawn. The food was excellent and well priced for an island. Wait staff was very sweet and quick. They had corn...More

Thank EmilyDYNG
alansehoyan, General Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

We are pleased you enjoyed your your experience at the Ice House Bar & Grill. We hop you will come and visit us again soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We were hesitant to leave lake view options aside for this outdoor restaurant behind the Island House Hotel, but it was the perfect choice. Their lovely shaded patio area was so peaceful an relaxing - a bit away from the fray, quiet and serene. Our...More

Thank onemoregame
alansehoyan, General Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2016

Thank for your review - we are pleased you enjoyed your dining experience, and our peaceful and relaxed atmosphere. We hope you will return soon to the Ice House Bar & Grill - "Mackinac Island's Best Kept Secret"

Reviewed 12 August 2016

We really enjoyed our dinner at this reasonably priced restaurant at the back of the Island Hotel. First of all, in the height of the tourist season, it is a pleasure to find a quiet outdoor restaurant away from the bustle of Main Street. Second,...More

Thank frugalm0m
alansehoyan, General Manager at Ice House BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2016

Thank you for the review of our Ice House Bar and Grill. Our sincerest wish is to ensure every guest who spends their time with us enjoys their experience. The Ice House is a hidden treasure sitting inside the state park which allows for great...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 34
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 08:00
Monday
11:00 - 08:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 08:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 08:00
Thursday
11:00 - 08:00
Friday
11:00 - 08:00
Saturday
11:00 - 08:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Island House Hotel, 6966 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Mackinac Island
  • Phone Number: +1 906-847-7223
  • E-mail
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.

This local favorite offers a selection of imported & domestic beer topped by occasional live music.
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