Carlson's Fishery, Leland

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  • August 8, 2017
    Have loved the smoked fish here my whole life. Not much compares to it. Great service, great memories. You must come try the fish.  more »
  • July 14, 2017
    This place is a must stop on your trip. Atmosphere is great. You can smell the smoker as soon as you get out of the car. Take your fish to the sandwich shop and they will make a sandwich for you. Buy ...  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    Every time we arrive to Leland Harbor our first stop is Carlson's Fishery. Paired with white wine, cheese and crackers and tomatoes it's a delicacy we look forward to each year. A must if you are in L...  more »
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  • April 3, 2017
    My family and I stop here every year before our routine week-long excursions on North Manitou. The smoked fish is amazing, as well as the jerky. We always fight over who has to carry the extra weight in their backpack though! Great store, atmosphere is nice, the food is fantastic. A+
  • June 10, 2017
    The best sandwiches in existence. I make a point to stop by every time I head up north.
  • September 23, 2016
    By far my favorite smoked white fish. Their beef jerky was very good too (had it years ago - had some softness to it and not the kind that's super dry or hard and gets trapped between your teeth). I frequent this nice family owned shop when I visit. The smoked fish and jerky make great gifts for my folks back home.
  • July 29, 2016
    The smoked whitefish and smoked salmon pate were entirely too salty. It was awful. The place didn't smell clean at all, and the customer service was terrible. The staff really didn't want to be there. A local told us to go to Gabe's for smoked fish. Customer service was friendly, and they asked us if we wanted to sample before purchasing. It was wonderful. All you could taste is delicious, fresh smoky fish.
  • August 23, 2016
    This is a great place to stop for delicious smoked fish, my favorite is the whitefish. They jerky (beef and turkey) is also pretty amazing! It is fun walking around, view the water & visit the shops of Leland, "Fishtown" as well so plan to walk around a little too!

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