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The Rowe Inn Restaurant

6303 E Jordan Rd, Ellsworth, MI 49729-9701
+1 231-588-7351
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good10%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“morels” (15 reviews)
“filet” (10 reviews)
“lamb chops” (4 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
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French, European
6303 E Jordan Rd, Ellsworth, MI 49729-9701
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had dinner here at the recommendation of friends who have enjoyed eating there a number of times. It is quaint and charming in size and décor - very welcoming. We enjoyed appetizers, which were very good and the portion size was large enough to...More

Thank truemichigan
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Tonight we went back to the Rowe Inn to celebrate our anniversary. This was one of the finest dining experiences of my life. We were greeted at the door by name and shown to our table where there were customized menus with our names on...More

1  Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I had the crab cake appetizer and it was excellent. The lamb chops were amazing. The owner laurel is very attentive to every table and her knowledge of wine is very impressive. The wine cellar is incredible. A great restaurant in a very small town

Thank Terry D
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We were so excited to be back "up north" We saw the Rowe Inn Restaurant and had heard about it many years ago. Altho it was only 5:15, we stopped and they said they were open. The lady said she was basically in charge of...More

1  Thank Buttercup60
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We have returned to Northern MI for the summer and made our first (of many) visits to the Rowe to savor what dishes the chef created with the morel mushrooms. The pecan stuffed morels were excellent as was the leek and morel soup. The pork...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 2 May 2017

There are so many better restaurants in upper Michigan now. The food was good and well prepared, but for the money...it as just OK

2  Thank ACJ734
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful dining experience! My wife and I go every year around this time to have a Morel Mushroom diner. We had the Pecan Stuffed Morel appetizer, it was absolutely Awesome! From the Salad to Soup to our entrée; everything was perfect. We had the Vegetable...More

Thank JanieNMarc
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Very special foods, created in special ways. Michigan produce. Superb service. Great place for a memorable dinner.

Thank jsvankuiken
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A truly five star restaurant, with great wine selection, attentive staff, and a great dining experience

Thank fpachulski
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The food and service here is always wonderful. Stopped by last night for an amazing dinner on our way to Harbor Springs. Last night my wife had the whitefish and I had veal scallopini with raspberry sauce. Laurel paired the wines amazingly. She gave us...More

Thank Kevin M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
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05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6303 E Jordan Rd, Ellsworth, MI 49729-9701
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: +1 231-588-7351
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The Rowe Inn of Ellsworth, Michigan, offers an intimate, casual atmosphere of fine dining for Charlevoix, Torch Lake and all of Northern Michigan. You'll find our seasonal menus and expansive fine wine collection perfect for any occasion. Individuals, couples, groups and families are equally welcome and catered to. All our meals and wines are served with passion and commitment unsurpassed by anyone in Northern Michigan's fine dining industry.
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