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Yellow Jacket Inn - CLOSED

12011 Lake Michigan Dr, West Olive, MI 49460-9630
+1 616-846-2301
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good11%
  • Average56%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
4 Jan 2016
“Run down and average food”
8 Jul 2015
“Nice stop”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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12011 Lake Michigan Dr, West Olive, MI 49460-9630
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

The interior of the Yellow Jacket has not been updated since about 1990. The upholstery fabrics are showing age and the decor is dated - not nostalgic - just dated and old. The food is average with lots of choices from the grill and deep...More

Thank straitsdiver
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Could use some updating. Check out their specials and buffet before you order. Sometimes the buffet can be a little dry looking let the staff know they are happy to go get fresh food. Have a cocktail. Take your time enjoy. The food is good...More

1  Thank Tube2013
Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

Great Friday night seafood buffet. I love the place great FAMOUS PINK DRINKS!! My wife isn't the biggest fan as the menu isn't for the healthiest eating. Service isn't the strong point here but a relaxed time and good food is!

1  Thank Adam V
Reviewed 20 July 2013

The Yellow Jacket Inn is one of those places that you go to for one reason. No one goes to the Yellow Jacket because they are excited to eat their food, they go for the Pink Drinks. Six shots of six different types of liquor...More

Thank EllieF715
Reviewed 27 June 2013

WOW! The quality of food is horrible. The buffet makes me want to puke. The service is substandard. This place has had a huge fall from grace. They used to be good to very good. Prices too high for the food. Quality is too low....More

3  Thank Jeffery K
Reviewed 27 February 2013

The Yellow Jacket Inn has decent food. We got the appetizer sampler and some other appetizers and they were the usual diner-type food. Service was average, waiter checked my ID and thought I was under 21 but eventually she got the math right. The pink...More

Thank tbott91
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Monday nights are special at the Yellow Jacket Inn. They have the best burritos around and are on special.

Thank sail320
Reviewed 11 December 2012

We love coming to this restaurant on Saturday nights. The waitresses are very friendly, the buffet chef is very friendly. They make awesome Pink Drinks! My husband loves the wet burritos and I change mine up. Big screen TV and a bunch of smaller ones...More

Thank JTOLMAN
Reviewed 2 January 2012

Too bad this site doesn't offer a "good" reating because the Yellow Jaclet is better than average but not necessarily very good. Their food is basic, with a salad bar available, and the service is average. Quality of the food is good and they offer...More

2  Thank topfan
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  • Address: 12011 Lake Michigan Dr, West Olive, MI 49460-9630
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  West Olive
  • Phone Number: +1 616-846-2301
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