Comfort Suites Lakeside
100 Clearview Drive
Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Phone: (989) 422-4000
Fax: (989) 422-4600
Bars & Cafes
Located near the center of Gaylord City, Big Buck Brewery and Steakhouse serves delectable steaks and locally brewed beer. The atmosphere is vibrant and bustling. The food, as one would expect, is mostly grilled. Steaks are the specialty here, so you will find a lot of meat options, like the New York Strip, Chipotle Flat Iron, Fillet Mignon and Top Sirloin. A wide variety of seafood delicacies like Sriracha Crab Cakes, Lake Michigan Perch, and Ale Battered Shrimp adorn the menu charts as well. If you are a vegetarian, you will not find too many options, save a few salad items and a sandwich or two. The beer is another story here. Try their Buck Naked or Big Buck Beer and you will be coming back for more. The restaurant also provides its space for private events. It can accommodate about 500 people and even offers a custom-made menu to help you make your event a successful one. Please see the website for further information.
Well-known in Michigan for its freshly brewed coffee, lattes and beverages the Biggby Coffee is loved by one and all. Typical of any other outlet of Biggby the one at West Main Street in Gaylord offers steaming coffee and deliciously fresh snacks. Patrons can choose from cookies, pastries, bagels, sandwiches, wraps and appetizing meals. Unlike most coffee shops, this one can be rented out for events and private functions. What's more, this place even has wi-fi connectivity. Browse through their very interactive website for a fun quiz and information on nutritional value of the food items sold here.
Located in the city of Gaylord, the Upper Crust Bakery offers a wide range of pies, breads, pastries and the popular Peet’s Coffee. The interiors here are simple yet contemporary with bistro styled tables. Another favorite here are the doughnuts which are served in a variety of flavors. The owners are very friendly and even give their guests food samples to savor. This place also has Wi-Fi connectivity for those who prefer staying connected at all times. Call for more information.
Timothy's Pub is a famous pub located in the bustling city center. It offers a variety of refreshing beers to quench your thirst. Besides the chilled beverages, what attracts patrons to this pub is the lively atmosphere of the place. Timothy's Pub holds karaoke nights on Fridays and DJ nights on Saturdays.The pub ensures you spend a fun time with your friends. Come here to hum a line or shake a leg!
Brothers Coffee & Tea is a great place to begin your day with a hot cup of coffee. Located on the West Main Street, this place offers fresh snacks served hot including sandwiches, wraps and rolls. The menu is limited but the portions large. The Brothers Coffee & Tea also has Wi-Fi which gives another reason for people to come here for relaxation and fun. Call for more information.
Established in 1972, Schelde's Grille & Spirits is a nice place to dine with family and friends. Overlooking the East Arm Grand Traverse Bay, it is a favorite brunch spot among the locals. This classic American restaurant has a friendly ambiance and serves tasty dishes that are affordable. Savor their Broccoli Cheddar Soup, Slow Roasted Prime Rib, Beef Nachos Superior, Great Lakes Whitefish and Charleston Chicken. Complement your meal with a choice drink from the bar.
Right in the heart of downtown Bellaire, Short's Brewery has been whetting the pallets of Michiganites since 2004. Operating solely in Michigan, Short's beer is worth the pilgrimage to not only its brewing facility, but the very reasonably priced brew pub attached. Naturally, all of Short's Brewing's refreshments are made in house, with brewers producing up to 800 bottles a day of its various styles. Short's is a perfect example of a homegrown operation that welcomes all guests to try a taste.
The Broken Club Pub, located within the Treetops Resort, is a famous pub that serves a range of beverages. The pub features more than 50 varying types of draft and bottled beers for its clientèle. Besides beverages, you can also binge on pizzas and other delicious snacks. The Broken Club Pub has a casual atmosphere where you can sit back and watch an exciting game screened on their flat screen televisions. It is a perfect place to spend an unforgettable time with your friends. Call for further details.