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Cherry Republic - Glen Arbor

Open Now: 09:00 - 21:00
Open today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Best Cherry Everything

We came for the wine and were not disappointed. Their cherry wine and varieties of cherry infused... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ace C
Great food and fun atmosphere

This is a must visit for us every year. The food and desserts are delicious, plus lots of other... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
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  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cherry pie”(17 reviews)
“tasting room”(12 reviews)
Drive through this picture-postcard-like community and you’ll soon realize why Bob is so passionate about his hometown. Sample some of our 200 yummy cherry products in The Great Hall, enjoy wine tasting (or soda pop tasting for the kids!) in The...more
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6026 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI 49636-5115
+1 231-226-3014
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All reviews free samples cherry pie tasting room ice cream wine tasting dried cherries northern michigan my favorite fun place love this place take home preserves bbq sauce ribs pulled pork off season sandwich
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for the wine and were not disappointed. Their cherry wine and varieties of cherry infused wines were wonderful. They also make a fantastic black cherry soda for the kids to enjoy as well.

Thank Ace C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Based on their website, we were excited to eat lunch at The Cherry Republic. There was a variety of cherry-laced items on the menu and we tried several- a burger with cherry marmalade, salad with dried cherries, pulled pork sandwich and a chicken quesadilla for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cherry Republic’s new pub style restaurant is a good option for eating out in the small town of Glen Arbor. Casual indoor and outdoor seating. Fun spot for families with young children.Youthful staff was pleasant and efficient. I think however the cherry theme is over...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here Labor Day weekend. Wow! Lots of people in a 30 minute line for order at the counter service. Many waiting were suggesting what they'd do to hurry this line up. It was certainly a group experience, but we all got though it....More

Thank Bunni65
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a must visit for us every year. The food and desserts are delicious, plus lots of other delicious treats to buy and take home. The restaurant and some of the grounds were just remodeled this year. I highly recommend visiting here. If you...More

Thank CMoretoday
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Loved the samples, helped the choices to purchase. My favorite is the Cherry Salsa. Well labeled samples in the store, and even over a busy Labor Day weekend the samples were replenished. We felt the pricing for the chocolate covered cherries & cherry blossoms was...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Love that everything is cherry based here! We ate dinner outside and really enjoyed the patio. The ribs with cherry barbecue sauce were outstanding! The pie is not AS good as Grand Traverse Pie, but it's still good. We picked up some goodies to bring...More

Thank 943sue
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The outdoor area is in a dirt floor and kind of dusty so wear something comfy and don’t overdress. There are games outside to entertain the kids. Food was good but not great. Several different cherry based sodas and foods. The chili was my favorite....More

Thank John D
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The cherry pies sold here are unbeatable! They also sell many other products made from Michigan cherries - cherry salsa, jams, bbq sauces and my favorite (besides the pie!) cherry horseradish, to name only a few! A must visit store if you find yourself in...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We stopped in for lunch after a brisk hike on the dunes that morning. What a great introduction to the cherry culture of Michigan! I loved that my pulled pork had hints of cherry in the sauce. The ice cream was EXCELLENT. Certainly one of...More

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