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) #2 of 9 Restaurants in Calumet $$ - $$$ Mexican,
618 Oak St, Calumet, MI 49913-1638
+1 906-337-4025
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
618 Oak St, Calumet, MI 49913-1638
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent treat !! Don't miss this place !! We didn't have time to eat but we experienced their unique drink.The thimbleberry margarita . This berry is very rare and it is great in a drink!

Thank ClaireChewningBrown
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Aside from the terrible service, the food was okay. Much-touted thimbleberry margaritas taste pretty much like strawberry margaritas.

Thank Thelwell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had never been to Carmelita's before; great Mexican food. The thimbleberry margaritas are unique and superb. The chile r meal I had was great. I recommend this Mexican treat of a restaurant. Our group of five were all happy with our meals and the service.

Thank hhsup
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices are a little high. Good salsa. Good variety in the menu. Service was a bit slow but nice. Full drink menu.

Thank TeamJensen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good and the atmosphere is nice. People are friendly and prices are about average. Make sure you visit.

Thank valley1229
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending a week exploring the UP we found Carmelitas! A place to return to. First they have an outside patio. Second the waitresses were actually running. Ant then there is the food, YUM. I had the Chimichangas, they were yummy. Jerry the owner came...More

Thank drrot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 6th year visiting the Keweenaw and continuing the tradition of a stop at Carmelita's. We've now added an additional stop on our trip home! Met the owner, Jerry, this time. Always love this place. Mix the regular and Thimbleberry margaritas; you won't...More

Thank millertravellers
Reviewed 4 June 2017

What a wonderful restaurant! The place was quite busy but we were able to get a table . Our server was very nice and was able to answer all of our questions. The food was outstanding and so were the margaritas. I can't wait to...More

Thank lovesnow2017
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Carmelita's offers a nice selection of menu items that should easily satisfy most everyone. We enjoyed the chips and salsa for $2. My husband ordered the Jalapeño Bacon Burger with fries, and I had Baja Tacos, served with beans & rice. Both entrees were very...More

Thank justthe2ofus
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a run of the mill Mexican restaurant. The food is good and plentiful. The decor, though, is surprisingly authentic for being in the Keweenaw. The best thing on the menu is the thimbleberry margarita, made for a locally indigenous berry similar to the...More

Thank Luba P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 618 Oak St, Calumet, MI 49913-1638
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Calumet
  • Phone Number: +1 906-337-4025
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