Cawthorne’s Village Inn
1304 Hoban Street, Mackinac Island
Seasonal Hours of Operation:
Luncheon:11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Dinner:Sunday – Thurs: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m and Friday & Saturday until 10:00 p.m.
Late Night Happy Hour: Every day 12:00 a.m – 2:00 a.m.
Formerly the Village Inn, established in 1981 is Grand Hotel’s newest casual dining option. Located on Hoban Street just a block off Mackinac’s Main Street across from Shepler’s Ferry docks, Cawthorne’s is open year round and features seasonally changing menus. Choices include the signature planked whitefish, special selections using Michigan products, several organic dishes; and favorite of hotel guests, the Grand Pecan Ball. The street-side patio is the perfect place for summertime drinks, lunch or dinner.
Open daily at 11:00 a.m. for lunch. Stop by for drink and lunch specials. Thursdays come for the All-You-Can-Eat Taco Bar along with Thirsty Thursday – $1 cans, $1 and $2 drafts and $2 bottles 8:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Friday nights enjoy a fish fry. As always our Late Night Happy Hour is 12:00 a.m.- 2:00 a.m. every day: $4 calls, $2 wells and $1 off all draft beers.
Great Turtle Chili Cook Off – Saturday, February 14th – 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Bring your favorite chili for a chance to win! 1st and 2nd place winners will receive a cash prize and 3rd place will receive a gift certificate.
How to enter? Bring 5 Gallons of chili for tasting. The judging will be conducted by the public from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Scorecards are $12 for adults and $6 for children 5-12. Get your scorecard and taste the chili! Anyone who enters chili into the cook off will receive a complimentary score card. At the end the scorecards will be counted and the chili with the most votes wins. The money brought in at the door for the judging will be donated to the American Legion.
Questions? Call 906-847-3542.
To see pictures of the 2014 Annual Great Turtle Chili Cook Off and winner, check out the photos on our Facebook page.
Cross country ski and snowshoe rental available daily inside Cawthorne’s Village Inn – $25 per day.
Stop by or check out the Restaurant Events Calendar for daily specials and live music schedule.
You can also visit our Facebook page for updates and events.
During the season overnight guests of Grand Hotel on the Modified American Plan receive a $20.00 per adult credit towards the food portion of their bill.
There is tipping at Cawthorne’s.
For information call 906-847-3542.