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West Pier Drive-in

849 West Pier Drive, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1519
+1 906-632-0444
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (31 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (18 reviews)
“subs” (14 reviews)
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American, Fast food
849 West Pier Drive, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1519
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Reviews (211)
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Reviewed yesterday

They make the best subs/togos. They are located at the end of the Sault Locks so you can see the ships as they exit the locking system while drive up or dine in eating. A local drive in restaurant.

Thank laurabP8029UE
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Recommended to us by a friend, we visited West Pier on a business trip. We had been warned about the large servings, so we split a Bacon Cheeseburger and an order of onion rings. We were barely able to finish all the food! The burger...More

Thank wshill
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I love the delicious hamburgers and the fact I can sit in the car and they come out to take my order and deliver it to me! Yum.

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I can't! I just can't tell you amazing the food is. West Pier has been featured in a couple food articles; last one I read was rating the best burger places in MI. Aside from the view of Lake Superior and The Soo Locks, this...More

Thank Reeni01
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

West Pier is awesome! Great food and great service! Always friendly, the shakes are really good and the portions are generous.

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The first sign of spring is the opening of West Pier. I really enjoy the cold cut sub and deep fried cauliflower. We usually get ours to go and park somewhere we can watch the boats go by.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I love going here. I love the cold and hot subs and the cheeseburgers are huge and delicious. The strawberry shakes are excellent. You get fast and friendly service each and everytime.

Thank Yone L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Little joint with BIG sandwiches. Mostly a carry out business but a few seats inside. Try the mixed sub - Super yummy.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The staff is fast on their feet and the food is excellent. The hamburgers are huge and definitely the best that I've ever had. This is a great place to go for lunch.

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is just your average mom and pop drive-in. They serve burgers, sub sandwiches, and chili. Also grilled cheese sandwiches. The subs are alright tasting, as is the chili. They also have shakes, which are alright. My husbands' favorite is the hamburgers, which he says...More

Thank Carol N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 849 West Pier Drive, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1519
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: +1 906-632-0444
  • E-mail