Delightful Dining Options
1852 Grill Room
Located right inside the hotel, the 1852 Grill Room invites guests to enjoy a casual fine dining experience for breakfast and dinner. Relax and enjoy our delicious, fresh cuisine while admiring spectacular views of the Straits of Mackinac.
Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Start your morning with a hearty breakfast of Red Flannel Hash, Buttermilk Pancakes with Michigan maple syrup, or classic Eggs Benedict. Choose from a robust buffet or order ala carte. Begin your day with a gorgeous view and an 1852 Bloody Mary or Mimosa.
Dinner: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Dinner includes savory and eclectic selections. Begin with an elegant appetizer like Asparagus Rolls with prosciutto and balsamic glaze, or Seared Ahi Tuna served with fried wanton, mango relish, and chili-lime vinaigrette. For the main entree enjoy one of our decadent 1852 Signature Selections such as locally caught planked whitefish or slow roasted prime rib. Top it all off with a variety of decadent desserts. Reservations are recommended. The 1852 Grill Room Lounge opens at 5 p.m. Join us before dinner for a drink and let the relaxing piano music help you unwind.
Ice House BBQ
Ice House BBQ features Mackinac’s only authentic barbecue as well as serving a delicious selection of classic American fare. Creative soups, fresh salads, house-made potato chips, gourmet burgers and sandwich. Meat flavored and smoked onsite daily.
Lunch and dinner: 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy outdoor seating garden-side or deck as well or indoors for cocktails, lunch, and dinner. This hidden gem offers a tree canopied setting veiled from the downtown hustle conveniently tucked behind the iconic Island House Hotel next to Marquette Park. The outdoor patio has expanded seating, while keeping the intimate atmosphere that it is known for. Happy Hour just got happier with a selection of imported & domestic beer topped by occasional live music.
Get Away From It All
Join us as guests in the hotel and enjoy a variety of vacation packages. Many of the hotel packages include convenient on-site dining options at the 1852 Grill Room. Some packages include ferry tickets, bike rentals, golf, or even a half-pound of Ryba’s Mackinac Island fudge to indulge your sweet tooth.