A Mackinac Island favorite, this casual restaurant is the perfect place for friends and family to enjoy, lunch or dinner offering a variety of appetizers, entrees, and our famous Trapper Burger. Featuring local live entertainment weekly and seasonal bar specials, guests can relax with a cocktail on the outdoor patio or cozy up next to the warm fireplace when the weather is chilly. Stop in for late-night bites and drinks after a full day of exploring Mackinac Island.
The Gate House is a multi-year winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and Traverse Magazine Red Hot 10 Best.
A separate room is available to rent for private events.
Check out our live entertainment calendar, from karaoke to DJs. Events Calendar
Please note: For Grand Hotel guests, MAP applies to dinner only (when applicable), and tipping is expected.
Many of our dishes can be adjusted to be gluten-free or vegetarian.