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    The Gate House

Portal to Flavor

Lively and inviting, celebrating people and community, The Gate House is a local favorite restaurant serving lunch and dinner. In addition to the thoughtfully crafted craveable offerings, entrées, and delicious desserts, The Gate House is well known for its signature MAC Daddy Burger.

Featuring local live entertainment weekly and seasonal bar specials, you can relax with a cocktail on the expansive outdoor patio or cozy up next to the warm stone fireplace in chilly weather. Your new favorite spot has arrived.

  • Average Price Point
  • Casual Dining
  • Dinner
  • Evening Entertainment
  • Lunch
Our Menus
11:00am - 4:00pm Daily
Shareables
Fried Pickle Spears Horseradish Dipping Sauce
$ 14
Pretzels and Beer Cheese Warm Pretzel Sticks, Beer Cheese Dipping Sauce
$ 12
Potato and Cheddar Pierogies Horseradish Sour Cream, Crispy Bacon, Caramelized Onion
$ 14
Fried Cheese Curds Marinara Sauce
$ 15
Crispy Calamari Giardiniera Vegetables, Spicy Marinara Sauce
$ 17
Warm Crab Dip Lump Crab, Warm Pita, Old Bay Seasoning
$ 19
Firecracker Shrimp Tempura Shrimp, Sweet Chili Siracha Sauce, Fresno Peppers, Seaweed Salad
$ 17
Boneless Buffalo Chicken Wings Blue Cheese or Ranch Dressing, Crudite Vegetables (GF)
$ 16
Brisket Nachos Blue Corn Tortilla Chips, Smoked Brisket, Pepper Jack and Cheddar Cheese, Sour Cream, Pico de Gallo, Guacamole, Fire Roasted Salsa
$ 22
Soup and Salads
Smoked Whitefish and Clam Chowder Crispy Bacon, Oyster Crackers
$ 14
Garden Cobb Salad Mixed Greens, Hard-Boiled Egg, Tomato, Avocado, Crumbled Blue Cheese, Balsamic Vinaigrette (GF)
$ 29
Classic Caesar Salad Whole Leaf Baby Romaine, Cured Egg Yolk, Parmesan Crisps, Campari Tomato, Creamy Caesar Dressing (GF)
$ 16
Spinach Salad Fresh Strawberries, Watermelon, Feta, Shaved Red Onion, Lemon Poppy Vinaigrette
$ 16
Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl Edamame, Cucumber, Avocado, Seaweed Salad, Sticky Rice Yuzu Vinaigrette
$ 27
Crispy Chicken Bowl Baby Spinach, Crispy Chicken, Quinoa, Avocado, Black Beans, Charred Corn, Jalapeno Ranch Dressing
$ 26
Grilled Chimichurri Steak Bowl Avocado, Black Bean, Sweet Corn, Red Onion, Tomato, Cilantro Lime Rice
$ 29
Handhelds All Handhelds are Served with Kettle Cooked Potato Chips. Add French Fries $3, Truffle or Poutine Fries $5
Beyond Burger Plant Based Patty, Sharp Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion
$ 21
Pan-Fried Local Walleye Napa Cabbage Slaw, Club Roll, Jalapeño Lime Tartar Sauce
$ 23
Crispy Chicken Pickle Brined Chicken, Toasted Brioche Bun, Mayo, Bib Lettuce, Tomato
$ 21
Smoked Beef Brisket Tacos Charred Corn, Cotija Cheese, Pickled Red Onion, Chipotle Aioli
$ 22
Sourdough Grilled Cheese Sharp Cheddar, Apple Cider Smoked Bacon, Heirloom Tomato
$ 17
MAC Daddy Burger Grilled Wagyu Patty, Caramelized Bacon Jam, Smoked Gouda, Heirloom Tomato, Bib Lettuce
$ 25
Bacon and Cheddar Burger Plath's Bacon, White Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion
$ 21
The Jibarito Grilled Sirloin, Garlic Aioli, Lettuce, Tomato, Fried Plantain "Bun"
$ 24
Grilled Lamb Burger Feta, Tzatziki, Grilled Onion, Arugula
$ 23
Table Sides
Buffalo Fries Blue Cheese Dipping Sauce
$ 8
Loaded Cheese Fries Cheddar Cheese, Bacon, Chives
$ 10
Truffle Fries Parmesan, Herb Aioli
$ 10
Poutine Fries Cheese Curds, Brown Gravy
$ 12
Lemon Quinoa Wilted Spinach
$ 12
Signature Dishes
Grilled Skirt Steak Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Black Garlic (GF)
$ 36
Fish and Chips Local White Fish, Bell's Oberon Batter House-Made Fries, Charred Lemon
$ 32
Mushroom and Charred Corn Enchiladas Green Chili, Queso Fresco, Avocado (GF)
$ 27
Honey Glazed Salmon Lemon Quinoa, Sauteed Spinach (GF)
$ 34
Desserts
Strawberry Short Cake Layers of Short Cake, Chantilly Cream, Strawberries and Strawberry Sauce
$ 10
Warm Michigan Cherry Cobbler Sweet Michigan Cherries, Streusel Topping, Gurnsey's Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
$ 12
Bumpy Cake Devils Chocolate Cake, Vanilla Buttercream, Fudge Frosting
$ 10
Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich Guernsey Farm's Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, Two Chocolate Chip Cookies, Chocolate Chips
$ 10
4:00pm - 10:00pm Daily
Shareables
Fried Pickle Spears Horseradish Dipping Sauce
$ 14
Pretzels and Beer Cheese Warm Pretzel Sticks, Beer Cheese Dipping Sauce, Crispy Bacon
$ 12
Potato and Cheddar Pierogies Horseradish Sour Cream, Crispy Bacon, Caramelized Onion
$ 14
Fried Cheese Curds Marinara Sauce
$ 15
Crispy Calamari Giardiniera Vegetables, Spicy Marinara Sauce
$ 17
Warm Crab Dip Lump Crab, Warm Pita, Old Bay Seasoning
$ 19
Firecracker Shrimp Tempura Shrimp, Sweet Chile Siracha Sauce, Fresno Peppers, Seaweed Salad
$ 17
Boneless Buffalo Chicken Wings Blue Cheese or Ranch Dressing, Crudite Vegetables (GF)
$ 16
Brisket Nachos Blue Corn Tortilla Chips, Smoked Brisket, Pepper Jack and Cheddar Cheese, Sour Cream, Pico de Gallo, Guacamole, Fire Roasted Salsa (GF)
$ 22
Soup and Salads Add a Caesar or Spinach Salad with purchase of an entree for $8
Smoked Whitefish and Clam Chowder Crispy Bacon, Oyster Crackers
$ 14
Garden Cobb Salad Hard Boiled Egg, Avocado, Tomato, Crumbled Blue Cheese, Balsamic Vinaigrette
$ 18
Classic Caesar Salad Whole Leaf Baby Romaine, Cured Egg Yolk, Parmesan Crisps, Campari Tomato, Creamy Caesar Dressing (GF)
$ 16
Spinach Salad Fresh Strawberries, Watermelon, Feta, Shaved Red Onion, Lemon Poppy Vinaigrette
$ 16
Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl Sticky Rice, Edamame, Cucumber, Avocado, Seaweed Salad, Yuzu Vinaigrette
$ 27
Crispy Chicken Bowl Baby Spinach, Crispy Chicken, Quinoa, Avocado, Black Beans, Sweet Corn, Jalapeno Ranch Dressing
$ 26
Grilled Chimichurri Steak Bowl Avocado, Black Bean, Sweet Corn, Red Onion, Tomato, Cilantro Lime Rice
$ 29
Handhelds All Handhelds are Served with Kettle Cooked Potato Chips. Add French Fries $3, Truffle, Buffalo or Poutine Fries $5
Beyond Burger Plant Based Patty, Sharp Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion
$ 21
Pan-Fried Local Walleye Napa Cabbage Slaw, Jalapeno & Lime Tartar Sauce, Club Roll
$ 23
Crispy Chicken Pickle-Brined Chicken, Mayo, Bibb Lettuce, Tomato, Toasted Brioche Bun
$ 21
Smoked Beef Brisket Tacos Charred Corn, Cotija Cheese, Pickled Red Onion, Chipotle Aioli
$ 22
MAC Daddy Burger Grilled Wagyu Patty, Caramelized Bacon Jam, Smoked Gouda, Heirloom Tomato, Bibb Lettuce
$ 25
Bacon and Cheddar Burger Plath's Bacon, White Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion
$ 21
The Jibarito Grilled Sirloin, Garlic Aioli, Lettuce, Tomato, Fried Plantain "Bun"
$ 24
Grilled Lamb Burger Feta, Tzatziki, Grilled Onion, Arugula
$ 23
Table Sides
Lemon Quinoa Sauteed Spinach
$ 8
Buffalo Fries Blue Cheese Dipping Sauce
$ 8
Loaded Cheese Fries Cheddar Cheese, Bacon, Chives
$ 10
Truffle Fries Parmesan, Herb Aioli
$ 10
Poutine Fries Cheese Curds, Demi-Glace
$ 10
Signature Dishes
Mushroom and Charred Corn Enchiladas Green Chile, Queso Fresco, Avocado (GF)
$ 27
Vegan Bolognese Plant Based Spaghetti, Vegan Parmesan, Torn Basil
$ 30
Honey Glazed Salmon Lemon Quinoa, Sauteed Spinach (GF)
$ 34
Fish and Chips Local White Fish, Bell's Two Hearted Batter, French Fries, Lime Tartar Sauce
$ 32
Grilled Chicken Kabobs Marinated Chicken, Squash, Zucchini, Onion and Peppers, Cilantro Lime Rice
$ 32
Country Fried Chicken Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Country Gravy
$ 30
Grilled Skirt Steak Gremolata Fingerling Potatoes, Green Beans (GF)
$ 36
Chicken Carbonara Fettuccini Pasta, Pan Roasted Chicken, Bacon, Sweet Peas, Parmesan Alfredo Sauce
$ 29
Desserts
Strawberry Short Cake Layers of Short Cake, Chantilly Cream, Strawberries and Strawberry Sauce
$ 10
Warm Michigan Cherry Cobbler Sweet Michigan Cherries, Streusel Topping, Gurnsey's Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
$ 12
Bumpy Cake Devils Chocolate Cake, Vanilla Buttercream, Fudge Frosting
$ 10
Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich Guernsey Farm's Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, Two Chocolate Chip Cookies, Chocolate Chips
$ 10
Cocktails
Lilac Lemonade Hanson Meyer Lemon Vodka, Long Road Raspberry Liquer, La Marca Prosecco
$ 16
Smoked Rye Old-Fashioned Templeton Rye, Demerara Angostura Bitters, Amarena Cherries, Bourbon-Smoked Sugar
$ 18
Michigan Manhattan Woodford Reserve Bourbon, Iron Fish Maple Bitters, Dolin Sweet Vermouth, Amarena Cherries
$ 18
Michigan Mule Tito's Vodka, Cherry, Lime, Fever-Tree Ginger Beer
$ 16
Mackinac Island Fudge Martini Vanilla Bean-Infused Ketel One, Baileys Irish Cream, Creme de Cacao, Fudge Rim
$ 17
Hibiscus Margarita Espolon Blanco Tequila, Madhava Organic Amber Agave, Orange Liqueur, Lime
$ 16
Carmen Miranda Rum Punch Cruzan Banana Rum, Coconut Rum, Pineapple Rum, Orange Liqueur
$ 16
Sparkling Grapefruit Combier Pamplemousse Rose, Grand Hotel Sparkling, Blanc de Noir
$ 16
The Gate House Coffee Baileys Irish Cream, Kahlua, La Colombe Hot or Cold Brew, Madagascar Vanilla
$ 16
Strawberry Bee's Knees Spismith Strawberry Smash Gin, Honey, Lemon
$ 16
Non-Alcoholic Drinks
Pepsi Brand Soft Drinks
$ 5
Grand Hotel Bottled Water
$ 4
Sparkling Water
$ 6
Draught Root Beer Featuring 1919 Draught Root Beer
$ 7
Draught Root Beer Float Featuring 1919 Draught Root Beer
$ 11
Virgin Strawberry Daiquiri
$ 8
Virgin Pina Colada
$ 8
Strawberry-Rhubarb Lowball Lemon Juice, Agave Nectar, Strawberry Rhubarb Bitters, Soda Water
$ 8
Blueberry Limeade Lemonade, Lime Juice, Blueberries
$ 8
Virgin Mango Mule Fever-Tree Ginger Beer, Mango, Lime Juice
$ 8
Beer
Draught Beer
Pabst Blue Ribbon
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 6
Bud Light
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 7
Sierra Nevada Seasonal
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 7
New Belgium Seasonal
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 7
Sam Adams Seasonal
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 7
Bell's Oberon Wheat Ale
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 8
Bell's Two Hearted Ale
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 8
Founders All-Day West Coast Barrel-Aged
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 8
Lagunitas IPA
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 8
Stone Hazy IPA
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 8
Guinness Stout
Pint (16 Oz.) $ 7
Bottles Specialty Bottles or Cans on Rotation. See Server for Details
Budweiser
$ 7
Bud Light
$ 7
Miller Lite
$ 7
Corona
$ 7
Heinken
$ 7
Heineken 0.0
$ 7
Labatt Blue
$ 7
Peroni
$ 7
Buckets of 5 Bottles
$ 25
Ciders & Seltzers
St Julian Forbidden Fruit Ciders Pineapple / Black & Blue / Cherry
$ 7
High Noon Hard Seltzer
$ 7
Growler To Go Fill a 64oz growler with your favorite draught beer
$ 25
Grand Hotel Wine
Sparkling Wine
Bottle $ 76
Riesling
Bottle $ 79
Glass $ 20
Sauvignon Blanc
Bottle $ 79
Glass $ 20
Chardonnay
Bottle $ 79
Glass $ 20
Pinot Noir
Bottle $ 79
Glass $ 20
Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle $ 79
Glass $ 20
White Wine
Ant Moore Sauvignon Blanc
Bottle $ 56
Glass $ 14
Starmont Chardonnay
Bottle $ 48
Glass $ 12
Benvolio Pinot Grigio
Bottle $ 48
Glass $ 12
Red Wine
Substance Cs Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle $ 52
Glass $ 13
Sea Sun Pinot Noir
Bottle $ 56
Glass $ 14
Unshackled Red Blend
Bottle $ 60
Glass $ 15
Sparkling Wine
La Marca Prosecco
Bottle $ 56
Glass $ 14
Baci Dolce Moscato "Sweet Kiss"
Bottle $ 56
Glass $ 14
DAOU Rose
Bottle $ 54
Glass $ 14
Shots
Green Tea
$ 10
Lemon Drop
$ 10
Jager Bomb
$ 10
Washington Apple
$ 10
Entrées $15
Crispy Chicken Tenders Fresh Fruit or French Fries
Cheeseburger Cheddar Cheese, Fresh Fruit or French Fries
Grilled Cheese Fresh Fruit or French Fries
Macaroni & Cheese Fresh Fruit or French Fries
10:00pm - 2:00am Nightly
Late Night
Fried Pickle Spears Horseradish Dipping Sauce
$ 15
Buffalo Chicken Wings Blue Cheese or Ranch Dressing, Crudite Vegetables
$ 16
Fried Cheese Curds Marinara Sauce
$ 14
Sourdough Grilled Cheese Sharp Cheddar, Plath's Bacon, Campari Tomato
$ 17
Crispy Chicken Sandwich Pickle-Brined Chicken, Mayo, Bib Lettuce, Tomato Toasted Brioche Bun
$ 22
Mac Daddy Burger Grilled Black Angus Patty, Caramelized Bacon Jam Smoked Gouda, Heirloom Tomato, Bib Lettuce
$ 25

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