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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Lunch, Dinner
Italian, American, Steakhouse, Bar
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

I took my sister there for dinner while she was up visiting. Has always been one of my favorite places to eat. We ordered the wild mushroom flatbread and wedge salad. The salad came as chopped iceberg with some tomatoes on top and what appeared...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mclayton49
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Stopped for lunch after travelling the tunnel of trees. Husband had the chicken strips, I had a perch sandwich. Not a bad lunch, but quite un-remarkable. Service was friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cyndyingr
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We tried this place after having a mediocre experience awhile ago. Nothing has changed. The food is just not very good. Too bad. Good location and nice building. The wait staff is okay. There are so many fantastic options in the Harbor Springs/Petoskey area that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SailorN
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The food was excellent, the waiter was excellent, the whole experience was awesome. This is a great place for the best steak.......

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gale J
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

If you go any place to eat in Harbor Springs make sure that you go to Vernales. They have the best service and by far the best steaks in town. When you go there you will feel like you are family but eat like you...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 838danaf
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Visited this restaurant this past week with friends. Much quieter than the July and August days. Very enjoyable visit. Great service and food.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tedder589
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Our group of 8 all loved our food. We were able to sit outside and enjoy the evening. Our waitress was wonderful - I wish I could remember her name. We would all go back. We loved the fish and chips, the steak, the whitefish...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gina k
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It was a nice, relaxing atmosphere. I had the lightly seasoned perch dinner. It was delicious and seasoned well. My husband enjoyed the salmon too. This perch dinner was one of the best preparations of perch on our trip.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank philthomas702
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We can into town for a quick 2 day get-away. The Hotel gave us a card for 10% off and said they had heard good things. We were dressed in short and t-shirts and were afraid we would be underdressed, but the staff assured us...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Large menu, Service good, food a little better than average. Has various places for dinning options, sports bar, outside or finer dinning.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jimthecpa
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