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Bentley's B-m-L Cafe

62 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1647
+1 906-643-7910
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (45 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
62 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1647
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to stop here for a quick breakfast on our way to the Upper Peninsula. I read the reviews, saw that it was a diner so we should be able to find a quick, simple breakfast. We were greeted, seated and coffee was poured...More

Thank Pvbsue
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered the chef salad and the lettuce was brown and wilted. The prices are over the top BC they sit on the main strip and the food that was eaten wasn't even diner quality, save your time and eat elsewhere!

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was nice and freshly made. We did have to wait for about 40 minutes to get our order, but the food was worth a wait. Good staff.

Thank Roma C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I stopped here for breakfast on our way downstate. It's a quaint old fashioned small diner with original counter and stools. Our waitress was friendly & attentive, she kept our coffee cups full. The food was good, my bacon was perfect (I'm...More

Thank MstqMI
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We were greeted with a warm smile and open arms! Off to a great start! After we recieved our drinks the switched waitresses on us and it was not for the better. Our waitress was very rude and seemed to like tourist visiting a local...More

1  Thank Brayden S
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We loved the setting, staff , food & coffee. Whitefish sandwich very fresh & not deep fat fried! This was a welcomed break in our long drive from AshlandWi to Lansing, MI. I mistakenly reviewed the Java Cafe and don’t know how to erase it....More

1  Thank Mary W
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We stopped here for a quick lunch. The waitress was pleasant and mostly attentive. The food on the other hand - not good. We each ordered a pastie - me chicken and my husband veggie. We asked for gravy. The waitress came back and said...More

1  Thank aregier
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Pretty much a local hang out for breakfast, lunch home cooked food that includes your standard diner cafe menu. The atmosphere is nothin fancy. 60's style tables a sit at soda jerk type bar. Staff treats ya like family even if you've never been there...More

1  Thank sabastian69
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious home cooking & friendly family run diner! Wonderful pies! Our favorite is maple oatmeal. We always stop in on our way to & from our UP camp.

1  Thank robinanna57
Reviewed 12 December 2017

The service was quick and friendly, the food was very good, with a fun atmosphere and very good value.

Thank HyattHilton
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27 November 2016|
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Response from ONLY2B | Reviewed this property |
They were open on a US Summer Holiday, but you must call about 'Christmas'. Note: In the US - this year - Dec 26th is treated as the alternate Holiday because the 25th is a Sunday. When you call, I suggest you ask about the... More
27 November 2016|
Response from garyca | Reviewed this property |
You'll have to call the cafe. The cafe is named just the way it is displayed. Enjoy.
17 July 2016|
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Response from garysS5491XV | Reviewed this property |
Yes- we some of there homemade with us
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1647
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Saint Ignace
  • Phone Number: +1 906-643-7910
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