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The Camel Rider's

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5609N Camel Rider Dr GPS does not work to here, 18 mi S of 28 or 18 mi N of 2 on H13, than 2.5 mi E on 440. Follow signs in, Wetmore, MI 49895
+1 906-573-2319
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Munising, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorite restaurants. We always make it to The Camel Rider's at least a couple times a year and are never disappointed.

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Thank jrmom1966
Westmont, Illinois
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner here after a long day of snowmobiling. Food was good, and the bread is delicious. Alittle expensive for up north, but you won't leave disappointed. It's a small place, so reservations are your best bet.

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Thank Ryan M
Garwin, Iowa
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247 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We had the place to ourselves due to the weather. Camel Riders came recommended by several friends who had eaten here and I must say they're recommendations were spot on! Everyone mentioned the steaks, so that what we choose. My husband orders prime rib everywhere we go and he always offers me a bite. This was the first time I... More 

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Thank Phyllis B
Manistique, Michigan
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Great food, but the price of a cocktail is ridiculous. A rum and coke in a short glass for $6.00??? There really is no need to gouge patrons on the cost of a drink.

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Thank roberg2
Munising, Michigan
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

My husband and I have eaten at The Camel Rider's many times over the years. It's a bit on the pricey side, so we tend to eat here on special occasions. It is worth every penny. I am an extremely picky eater. We are always very satisfied with our service and the quality of our food. Although I've eaten many... More 

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Thank Michele A
Lady Lake, Florida
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Super high end restaurant with great views and wonderful food. On a lake and accessible by boat, associated with a resort.

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Thank Ken U
Abrams, Wisconsin
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Reminds me of an old time Northwoods supper club. Typical of northern Wisconsin of 40 years ago. Very good food and nice atmosphere. Great view of the lake. Wait staff was very courteous and friendly. Small dining room so reservations might be recommended. Definitely off the beaten path so you have to know where you're going.

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Thank jimritagatz
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

A little known restaurant tucked away in the woods, well worth the drive along mostly dirt roads; while you can't get a GPS signal, if you program the address before you leave civilazation, it will take you right to it. We had been there years ago, before the full service bar, and decided to treat ourselves while in the UP... More 

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Thank DMY66
Chicago, Illinois
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

we love this place - always go when we are in town. the perch and steaks are truly unique. the salad and onio soup great.

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Thank Susan H
Chicago, IL
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75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

I'd heard about Camel Drivers for years, but never been, partly out of inertia, partly out of fear of miles of dusty dirt roads. But it turns out that the roads are all paved and well-maintained, with only the last very few miles on a perfectly respectable gravel road. And then what a great spot to turn into. A lovely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5609N Camel Rider Dr GPS does not work to here, 18 mi S of 28 or 18 mi N of 2 on H13, than 2.5 mi E on 440. Follow signs in, Wetmore, MI 49895
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Wetmore
  • Phone Number: +1 906-573-2319

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