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Freighters Eatery & Taproom

800 Harker St, Port Huron, MI 48060-3011
+1 810-941-6010
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
06:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
800 Harker St, Port Huron, MI 48060-3011
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Freighters for our anniversary outing last night and left so disappointed. The “gentleman” that greeted us to show us to our table was visibly annoyed by us and everyone else there. All night he huffed and puffed and rolled his eyes. Next, the drink...More

Thank Sandyad99
MeritageHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Freighters Eatery & Taproom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Sandy, We apologize for your poor experience at our restaurant. We strive to serve every guest with Uncommon Hospitality and Impeccable Food & Drinks. We missed that with your visit. We'd like to thank you for sending in a review. This will help our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Freighters is an amazing restaurant located on the St Clair River. The view of ships traversing the river and in winter time watching small icebergs float somberly down the river is relaxing and beautiful. The food is moderately priced with a unique menu that fits...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good. I had some of the chowder, and it was very tasty. Service was top notch, I was seated and waited upon very quickly. View out onto the river is great. It was nice and warm inside as I could watch...More

Thank michigander311
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Thank-You Amy & Kyle & Jessica @ Freighters I was on Business trip and stayed at the Doubletree Hotel...Had The Breakfast Buffet. Tons of choices and Water View of Blue Water Bridge. Thank-You Jessica... I’m not a morning person per say. Jessica is A wonderful...More

Thank L A
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Freighters is a great restaurant for a lunch when in Port Huron. Located just south of the bridge to Canada, it is a short walk from the river and the Edison Museum. Seafood is the star of the menu. But the real star of this...More

Thank Buckeye_boy_614
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been there about 4 or 5 times. Never let me down. Good food and service. Sometimes you have to wait a bit due to volume of crowd. I love the fish tacos! I am not a drinker so, can't comment on the bar...More

Thank 318erico
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We visited with our family. There were a lot of empty tables. I would have thought they were super busy because it took so long to get our food! The food was delicious once it came. Very good fish tacos and fish and chips. Pulled...More

Thank Heinzstein
MeritageHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Freighters Eatery & Taproom, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hello, Thank you for letting us know about this experience. We will make sure our General Manager reaches out to you as soon as possible. If you would like, please reply to letusknow@mhgi.net with your preferred method of contact. Thank you and have a great...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Salmon very good. Friends enjoyed crab cakes. Service very good. Hrd to find healthy menu items most fried or loaded with sauce or cheese.

Thank Juanita G
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Restaurant staff was amazing! They were friendly, helpful and quick. This was especially important when you need to serve a hockey team of 12-13 year olds who want to eat and play. Food was great at a very reasonable price. There was something for everyone....More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place while on a weather detour from Toronto. Staff is so welcoming and I love the local theme. It made me feel right at home. Manager (woman with short hair) is amazing!

Thank Kaitlyn E
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Questions & Answers
Dave B
19 October 2016|
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Response from Mw_wallace | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. They will probably have it posted on their website or give them a call.
6 November 2015|
Response from Bellyrub1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,it's a great venue for special occasions. call the restaurant
kathy g
2 April 2015|
Response from Mary Ann G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they still have the all you can eat brunch. You can walk in, but if you don't want to wait I would make a reservation. I don't know if they are doing anything special for Easter--you'd have to call. You can pull up... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Harker St, Port Huron, MI 48060-3011
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Port Huron
  • Phone Number: +1 810-941-6010
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Freighters is a culinary destination situated on the St. Clair River, overlooking the serene Blue Water Bridge, giving each guest a truly unique dining experience. Freighters' Dine-In and Banquet Menus feature locally sourced menu options, which are specially created by our Corporate Executive Chef. Freighters is owned and operated by Meritage Hospitality Group, headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. All Meritage restaurants invest in the growth and sustainability of this great state. Our Chef and Culinary Team work with local farmers, vendors and suppliers to provide the freshest, most flavorful menu options to our guests, while also supporting our local economy. Wake Up Double Tree Breakfast Buffet for $9.95. Start your day with our signature bountiful buffet offering fresh seasonal fruit, refreshing juice, granola & low-fat yogurt, hot scrambled eggs, breakfast meats and potatoes, house specialty hot entrees, assorted muffins, pastries, sweet breads, hot steel-cut oatmeal and an assortment of cold cereals.
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