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Middle Channel, Harsens Island, MI 48028
+1 810-748-3640
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
2 weeks ago
“Great day for a great burger!”
22 Aug 2017
“Waste of time and money”
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American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Middle Channel, Harsens Island, MI 48028
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a day for a boat ride and a great place to have lunch on the water. Brown’s has the atmosphere that makes you forget the world and all it’s problems. Can’t go wrong with the burger and fries washed down with a beer.. The...More

Thank DBG8474
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It was buy one madison burger get one free, it was mostly hard bread and no taste. The onion rings were cold and undercooked asked for new ones, they came out luke warm. The food is overpriced and the service was so so. One of...More

Thank family20142014
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived by boat, big line of bigger boats, but we easily got a slip. Waitress said "sit anywhere". Waited ten minutes, went looking for waitress. Found same waitress, she said "someone will be along". Ten minutes later she walked by to serve another table. Stopped...More

Thank RickTravelingAround
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I had heard about this place for years and then we finally went by boat with two other couples for dinner. My wife ordered a vodka Sprite and got a vodka tonic. I ordered Johnny Walker and ginger ale and got some low rent well...More

Thank Jco002
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Adults only Saturday... Plan for swimming, drinking and Browns Throw in hurricane winds and a bunch of rain...still made it to Browns. It was packed, it was loud, it was slow, everyone was wet, still had a blast...just like when my parents went there and...More

Thank DRA1968
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Pulled in in the boat for lunch, watch out there is some current to deal with when parking the boat. We got a table on the deck outside for lunch, service was hopping. Ordered the big fish sandwich, I don't think anything is made fresh...More

Thank Margebbss
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Looking for a great nautical spot this is it. Great views of the river. Fun loving people. Plenty of dockage or parking. Food was good. Beer cold. Everything you need for a great time.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 10 August 2015

First, as others have said, this is a bar. And it's location can not be beat. We were there two Saturdays ago about mid afternoon. The place is packed. Do not go here expecting great service, great food and great ambiance as you will set...More

1  Thank Wife2Table45
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Stopped on Saturday Aug. 1st for lunch with my wife, daughter and her boyfriend while on our boat. Was there by 11:30am before the lunch crowd came in. The place is a dive bar. Not "charming". Not simple. Not rustic...a dive. Should have left but...More

3  Thank Jetboater57
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

In 20-30 minutes you can boat to this great spot in the middle channel and feel like your up north. Fun boating atmosphere where everyone is in a good mood!!! Food is above average and just about everything in menu is great. We like the...More

Thank Jeffmattes
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Channel, Harsens Island, MI 48028
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Harsens Island
  • Phone Number: +1 810-748-3640
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