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240 W Portage Ave, at Ramada Plaza Hotel Ojibway, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1922
+1 906-632-4100
Today
06:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:30 - 22:00
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Flint, Michigan
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Ramada Ojibwa and this breakfast was part of the package. So much nicer than the average microwaveable continental breakfast offered at most hotels these days. Friendly wait staff with a beautiful view of the Soo Locks.

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Thank Rhonda M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

My meal was to come with Alfredo. I received a plate of spaghetti in a salty white sauce. I notified our server that something tasted odd and that my Alfredo should be made with linguine noodles. She told me that the kitchen informed her they were out of linguine noodles and garlic. They had made the Alfredo sauce and substituted... More 

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Thank M B
Grand Haven, Michigan
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband and I visited on a weeknight in October. The dining room is part of the Ramada and overlooks the locks. While visiting the locks, we had seen the windows of the restaurant full of people, so we thought it might be a good place for dinner. NO! Perhaps for tea or a snack, but dinner was awful. The... More 

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Thank traveler46321
Dayton
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Place stinks from old carpet. Can't see the boats for the trees in the park. Food wasn't bad but need more waiters.

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Thank Nancy S
Spring Lake, Michigan
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Have been here several times and never had a bad experience. This time I found the menu very limited and the room understaffed. The hotel was full the night before and the night we were there but service was very slow.

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Thank deeg298
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Saw the scrolling special from the street for prime rib. So went back to eat dinner. Service great, prime a little tough. Love the atmosphere.

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Thank Pat P
United States
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I've been here several times over the past few years. The food is good. The atmosphere is very nice, almost borderline formal, even though it is a casual restaurant.

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1 Thank Jonathan S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Got seated right away, after 20 minutes we walked out. No server ever came to table. Wait staff seemed to be preoccupied with everthing but customers. Only 15 patrons in restaurant. Would not try this one again

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1 Thank Paul H
Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

A Great View in a quiet setting across from the Soo Locks and Soo Locks park. Good ood at a reasonable price. The staff was very good but they were understaffed the night we went for dinner. Time between the different items of a meal can be nice but that night it was a little too long. But when the... More 

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Thank Greg R
Warren, Michigan
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Reasonable prices on a menu featuring sandwiches and limited entrées. Our service was good, prompt. The food was prepared to our satisfaction (four adults and five kids aged 6 to 17). Good Blackened Chicken on Pasta Alfredo, Strawberry Chicken Salad, Fried Shrimp, and a juicy burger. All and all a quite nice dinner experience.

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Thank Philip M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 W Portage Ave, at Ramada Plaza Hotel Ojibway, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: +1 906-632-4100

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?