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Karl's Cuisine, Winery & Brewery

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Healthy
447 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1989
+1 906-253-1900
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stromboli” (44 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (12 reviews)
“veggie chips” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Wine Bar, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
447 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1989
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Homemade food and the service was excellent. Even the coffee and tea was superb. The location is right downtown in all the activity.

Thank James H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Karl's a few months back on the recommendation of tripadvisor and were pleasantly surprised to find this hidden gem. We returned last week and had the same amazing waitress, Petula, and the food was just as good the second go around. The...More

Thank Alexia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful experience at Karl’s cuisine! We were spoiled and enjoyed an evening just the two of us! We loved everything we tasted- how’s that for a successful night? Go for the brussel sprouts (my ten year old self can’t believe I’m saying that!),...More

Thank Erin F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful place to eat! We always go and visit the Locks when we are vacationing on Mackinac Island. We love to grab lunch at Karl's Cuisine! Highly recommend the stromboli or any other food items they have. Excellent experience every time we visit! We had...More

2  Thank danielwsilver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in to grab some dinner and watch the big boats going into the Locks. The food was great the staff was friendly I will return for more of the same

1  Thank 900maryannec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best place with the view of the mighty freighters in SS Marie! Located right at the Soo Locks...cannot be beat! In summertime, you have outdoor seating on the second level! They have really done an awesome job inside, too! The décor is great! And...More

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had our anniversary dinner there in 2016 and decided with that quality of dinner we decided to go there for all of our special occasions. We went for birthdays and celebrations. This year our anniversary dinner was just as exceptional as our past visits....More

1  Thank ak3250
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Karl’s for a family dinner (three adults, one child) just before 5pm on a weekday. The place was full. The menu has something for everyone: soup, salad, sandwiches, Stromboli, and a kids menu. We placed our orders quickly and then the wait began...it...More

Thank beaniepile
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This place has the coolest inside setting, very hip yet relaxing. Great layout and eye catching art work. It has very upscale food and service but a "family" type feel to it. Kayla was our server and she did a phenomenal job at helping to...More

Thank Hotel S
Reviewed 30 November 2017

had a great dining experience with my family. i would have given the review higher but was not truly impressed with the crab cakes but other than that was a nice dinner. friendly staff

Thank Sarah M
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Questions & Answers
Alexis J
2 April 2017|
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Response from Chef Karl and P... N | Property representative |
Karl's Cuisine has their own winery, brewery and amazing food but no mixed drinks.
Meta G
7 November 2015|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
we loved it.........great food and great people. Have a Stromboli and a Pasty in the freezer yet.
Jeanine W
3 April 2015|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The ramp starts in the back and runs up the side of the building to the main entrance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 447 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1989
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: +1 906-253-1900
  • E-mail
Karl's Cuisine is a full-service restaurant, winery, brewery and catering company, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan with a spectacular view of the Sault Locks. Whether seated inside or outside on the upper deck at Karl's Cuisine Café, enjoy delicious, fresh, and wholesome luncheon and dinner meals in a casual, comfortable atmosphere. Sample our house-made Superior Coast wines and craft brews. Unique and delectable collections are offered at Karl's Cuisine, choose a favorite to accent your lunch or dinner. Need a special meal, corporate lunch or business meeting? Karl's Cuisine Catering offers signature dishes from simple to spectacular.
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