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Crystal View Cafe

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2175 Pilgrim Hwy, Frankfort, MI 49635
+1 231-352-4942
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

That there is more than one Crystal View Cafe...there is one in a grocery store strip mall in Benzonia, and there is this one right on the shores of Crystal Lake near CSA. The reviews that talk about it being a greasy spoon, older couples and fisherman, and great breakfasts are talking about the other one. This one is a... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The food was okay but the waitress was completely rude and acted like she could care less that we were there. Very impatient and we had never been there before. Will spend my money elsewhere.

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Mount Pleasant, Michigan
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93 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Lots of fishermen and older couples stop here for the breakfasts. Service can be slow....very slow.....and the food is unremarkable. But it is in a convenient spot so gets regular traffic. There is one in every town.

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Laguna Beach, California
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2013

This is a fun little spot located right on Crystal Lake... it's owned by the CSA and someone different runs it each year. Nothing fancy, sandwiches, ice cream, etc. Very family friendly, take all the kids.

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Philadelphia
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2008

While in town for a wedding we discovered the Crystal View Cafe and ended up eating there several times. It has a convenient location right on Crystal Lake and offers a variety of simple breakfast and lunch options. Eggs, breakfast sandwiches, and lunch sandwiches are all excellent and the staff couldn't be nicer. Not a fancy place by any stretch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2175 Pilgrim Hwy, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Benzie County  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 231-352-4942

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