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Karl's Cuisine Winery & Brewery

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447 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1989
+1 906-253-1900
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 16:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Independence, Missouri
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63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch on a business trip. The restaurant is easy to find and has a warm ambience. Monica, my server, (she ask me to mention her name) was fast, friendly, and attentive. I had the open-face Philly cheesesteak and the cauliflower & cheddar soup, both of which were delicious. I'll be back the next time I'm up north.

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Whispering Pines, NC, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of us had dinner at Karl's in October. I had the U.P. chicken pasty. It was delicious. Brianna, our server, was very attentive and helpful. As we were leaving, a freighter was making its way onto the locks. We could see it through the windows in the restaurant. We liked Karl's so much that two of us had lunch... More 

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michigan
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We heard about this restaurant on a new segment and decided to try it. We went between 3-4 pm and had there lunch menu. The food was good and the server Morgan was a good and very friendly.

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Texas
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85 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the small, quaint restaurant as well as the soup and salad on a brisk day after viewing the locks and gift shops in the area.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Passed by this place many times without a thought. When deciding where to eat, we thought we'd try it based on their online menu. Wow, it was an amazing choice. Their burger isn't really a burger. Remove the bun, replace it with a bed of wild or dirty rice and you would have beyond fine dining. The fries were dense... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good variety of food. We stopped for lunch with friends. Enjoyed the staff and atmosphere. Very friendly. Easy to find.

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Grayling, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with the family was amazing. We will definitely be back next time we are in town for hockey. Great service too, thanks Trevor.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and dad live in the Soo for half of each year, and I try to drive up a couple of times each summer/fall from Chicago to visit. I always enjoy taking them to Karl's and my October visit was no exception. Our server, Morgan, was helpful and attentive. She even had a serving of bread pudding put aside... More 

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Wisconsin
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121 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this place was right. The food was fresh, inventive and prepared with care. My husband had a burger that was the special of the day. I had the lobster bisque and crabcake sandwich (soup and sandwich option). All delicious. Our server was friendly and helpful. The location is very pretty, with lovely views. We only regretted that our... More 

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Middlebury, Vermont
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped here on the recommendation of another traveler who had been in town all week on business and had eaten at this restaurant every night because the food was so good. My husband and I agreed. We had a nice table by the window and watched the small ships going through the locks while our server, Morgan, tempted us with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 447 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1989
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: +1 906-253-1900
Description
Karl's Cuisine is a full-service restaurant, winery, brewery and catering company, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan with a spectacular view of the Sault Locks. Whether seated inside or outside on the upper deck at Karl's Cuisine Café, enjoy delicious, fresh, and wholesome luncheon and dinner meals in a casual, comfortable atmosphere. Sample our house-made Superior Coast wines and craft brews. Unique and delectable collections are offered at Karl's Cuisine, choose a favorite to accent your lunch or dinner. Need a special meal, corporate lunch or business meeting? Karl's Cuisine Catering offers signature dishes from simple to spectacular.

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