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Fred's Pub

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200 Ferry Ln, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1828
+1 906-643-8476
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Potterville, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

for a bowling alley it was much more than we expected,great food at a great price.a couple blocks away from the hustle of downtown .great waitstaff made us feel at home.yes it will be a definite stop anytime we get to the U.P. P & C ,,potterville,mi

Thank tinman1031
Bettendorf, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We live off TA for most of are travel picks. This one failed us. Clam chowder average. It did have lots of clams in it and it was home made but nothing to write Jane about. I had a taste for fried mushrooms and they were out of a frozen bag. Nothing special. My wife had white fish with mashed... More 

Thank ClintTraveler
Shelby Township, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Dinner at Fred's was an unexpected dinner. I was late for me to eat and the hotel recommended Fred's. it's off the beaten path but just a few blocks from hotel. Sat at the bar and ordered the whitefish. Came with salad and fries and three pieces of whitefish. It had a very light dry batter and was moist and... More 

Thank Rayweyland
Whitehall, Michigan
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We went to Fred's last year, based on previous comments from this site, and had a superb meal and great conversation with Fred. We went this past weekend and had another great meal and chatted with "Mrs. Fred," Wanda. The broiled whitefish is the best and the service was excellent. We will always include Fred's on our trips to da... More 

Thank Lorrie G
Mt. Pleasant, MI
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116 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Was in St. Ignace for the night on our way up north. The hotel recommended this restaurant to us saying that they had a Friday fish fry. We each ordered the fried whitefish and it was excellent. So fresh and not fishy at all. For a place that served so much fried food, you didn't get that greasy feeling when... More 

Thank 652jeniferw
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

The owners are wonderful people and the staff were amazing!! The food was excellent and the atmosphere was great.

1 Thank Melissa P
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

I have already posted this review with Yelp. I ordered the Great Lakes whitefish for take out. It was delicious. I ordered broiled (most of the menu only offers fried fish). It was delicious. Definitely in the top 10 that I have ever eaten. The only reason I did not give a 5, is Kayla. I was the only customer... More 

Thank Shelly C
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Small bowling alley but its great! Awesome pizza and buffalo wings! Good waitstaff and clean bathrooms. Had a great time jere and will be back!

Thank skoolbustwenty5
St. Johns, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Friday Night Fish Fry was awesome! They get crowded but the owner will do everything in his power to make your visit a good one.We were a party of 6 (we are from various areas of the US doing the Great Loop and walked over from the Marina). The fish was fresh, hot and prepared perfectly. After dinner we bowled... More 

Thank Cathy M
Dillard, Georgia, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

On a trip to Mackinac Island, spend the last night in St Ignace and needed a place for dinner. Our hotel recommended Fred's Pub for good local fish. Definitely local, not fancy, next to a small bowling alley. My husband and I both got the broiled whitefish and it was really, really good. Very fresh and well prepared. Overall, a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Ferry Ln, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1828
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Saint Ignace
  • Phone Number: +1 906-643-8476

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