- Beer Cheese Bisque
Made with No Cars Allowed Cream Ale, topped with Kielbasa.
- Soup of the Day
Chef’s selection of house-made soup.
All burgers are made with our own custom grind of brisket, chuck, and short ribs. All burgers are served medium well. Served with crunchy kettle chips and a pickle. Add French fries, onion rings or a Gluten-free bun for an additional charge.
- Great Turtle Burger
Grilled to perfection, this burger is served with lettuce, tomato, onion, and your choice of cheddar, Swiss, or American cheese on a brioche bun.
- Bacon Beer Cheese Burger
Topped with candied bacon, an onion ring, house-made beer cheese, lettuce, tomato, and red onion.
- Great Turtle Whiskey BBQ Burger
Our signature Great Turtle Whiskey BBQ sauce tops this burger. Served with sautéed mushrooms, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, and onion on a brioche bun.
- Roasted Beet Chickpea Burger
A veggie burger blend of red and yellow beets, hummus, quinoa, kale, roasted pineapple, and ginger. Served with lettuce, tomato, and onion on a vegan pretzel bun.
- The Shell YeahIf you are up to the challenge. Two burger patties, Swiss, cheddar, candied bacon, braised beef brisket, an onion ring, beer cheese, sauteed mushrooms, sauteed onions, lettuce, tomato, and onion. Served on a brioche bun. Includes fries.
Sandwiches are served with kettle chips and a pickle. Add french fries, onion rings, or Gluten-free bun for an additional charge.
- Brewery Tacos
Beef Brisket / Chicken Tinga / Pork Carnitas / Vegan Chorizo
Vinegar based slaw, fresh salsa and Mexican blend cheese. Served with house-made tortilla chips.
- Braised Beef Brisket
Juicy braised beef brisket, Cheddar cheese, horseradish sauce, topped with a fried onion haystack, and served on Detroit sourdough.
- The Legendary Chicken Sandwich
Flash fried, super crispy chicken breast, topped with pickles, crisp leaf lettuce and chipotle mayo. Served on a pretzel bun.
- Flaming Hot Cheetos Meatloaf SandwichTopped with our secret meatloaf sauce and haystack onions. Served on sourdough bread.
- Brewery Fish & ChipsHand-battered filet of whitefish served with fries and house-made tartar sauce.
- Chicken Tenders BasketServed with French fries and choice of dipping sauce.
Craft brew lovers, rejoice! Great Turtle has some “out-of-the-shell” selections expertly crafted for every taste. Now available in 16-ounce can 4 packs for carryout from the restaurant and gift shop!
- No Cars Allowed Cream Ale
Cream Ale, Light and Smooth 3.8%
- Pedal Fast IPA
Session IPA, Goes Down Easy 3.8%
- Hoban Street Stout
Light Bodied Stout Made with Mackinac Island Fudge 5.5%
- Mackinac Summer Sour
Cherry Gose made w/salt & lime. Tart and refreshing 4.5%
- Peeling Happy Orange Wheat Ale
An easy drinking summer wheat beer made with fresh hand-zested and squeezed oranges. 4.8%
- Rusty Fender Red Ale
An easy drinking red ale with a great balanced flavor. Cara Munich and Roast malt lend to the pretty
reddish hue and smooth malty finish. 4.8%
- Big Aft Double IPA
Double IPA, Loaded with Citra Hops For a Nice Citrus Finish 7.2%
- Two Bluffs Barrel Aged Amber Ale
Amber Ale with Caramel and Toffee notes, aged in Grand Traverse Distillery whiskey barrels. Warming, vanilla, oak. 6.5%
Craving the latest craft cocktail? Our mixologists make it better with our signature spirits.
- Great Turtle Vodka81 PROOF-GLUTEN FREE-GMO FREE-ALLERGEN FREE
Distilled with the pure water of the Straits of Mackinac. A smooth, corn-based vodka with a clear appearance and fresh aroma
- Great Turtle Gin96 PROOF-GLUTEN FREE – GMO FREE
Distilled with water from the Great Lakes. Floral and citrus notes with natural finish.
- Great Turtle Rum81 PROOF-GLUTEN FREE – GMO FREE
Distilled with water from the Great Lakes. White rum that will make you a good dancer.
- Great Turtle Whiskey81 PROOF-GLUTEN FREE – GMO FREE
Our signature whiskey begins with Kentucky Whiskey that is distilled and aged five years. It is proofed using Straits of Mackinac water. Smooth nose and flavor.
- Off the DockGreat Turtle Vodka, Simple Syrup, House-Made Strawberry Lemonade
- Shell TimeGreat Turtle Rum, Melon Liqueur, Lime and Pineapple Juice
- Lost on MackinacGreat Turtle Whiskey, Blue Curacao, Sour, with a Splash of Lemonade
- Somewhere in TimeGreat Turtle Gin, Orange Juice, Prickly Pear Syrup and Lime Juice
- Painted Turtle Flight
A Colorful Flight of All four of Our Signature Cocktails that Include Our Great Turtle Vodka, Rum, Whiskey, and Gin !
Brewery & Distillery
7452 Main Street
Mackinac Island, MI 49757