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The Cove in Leland

The Cove In LelandHistoric Fishtown’s only Lake Michigan waterfront restaurant, featuring freshwater fish, acclaimed seafood, chowder, great burgers, and the home of the “Chubby Mary.” Lunch, dinner, cocktails daily, May through October.

The Cove is known for its unique setting in Leland’s historic Fishtown, overlooking adjacent dam waterfalls, Lake Michigan & Manitou Islands. Outdoor dining provides beautiful views, ability to accommodate a private party with a banquet menu.

The Cove has been a prominent feature on the Leland River for generations of locals and visitors. Rick Wanroy, the proprietor of The Cove, acquired the restaurant in the early 80’s. The Cove has been serving some of the finest food in Michigan ever since.

The Cove
111 River Street
Leland, MI 49654


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The Cove On Facebook

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Great Bloody Mary!

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Happy Saturday! Serving Fresh fish and cold beer 11:00-9:00. ... See MoreSee Less

Happy Saturday! Serving Fresh fish and cold beer 11:00-9:00.

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So this is a crazy question.. 🀣.. are there any ghosts at the cove!?

Dan Cunningham

1 years ago

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Solstice sets in fishtown ... See MoreSee Less

Solstice sets in fishtown

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It's so beautiful it doesn't look real. (But we all know it is actually that beautiful).

This is a beautiful place to see . Thank you Jessie and Larry Ray.


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LELAND !!!!!!!!!!!!!


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The Cove – Photos From Instagram

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