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Bay View Inn 2011 Woodland Avenue Petoskey, Michigan 49770

Dining Features & Events

Innkeeper's Saturday Night Buffet


Every Saturday, November 7 - February 27, 5:30 to 8:30 pm

Join us in the Roselawn Dining Room for a delicious winter buffet! Our dinner buffet includes:

Fresh fruit, broccoli salad, soup bar, Caesar salad, cottage cheese and dinner rolls

Perch, short ribs, shrimp alfredo, roasted chicken, mussels, potatoes and gravy,
macaroni and cheese

Chef’s Choice Desserts

$19.95 per adult, $10.95 per child.

Reservations recommended, 231-347-2771.

A Stafford's Thanksgiving For Everyone


Thursday, November 26, 11:30 am to 4:30 pm

We feel especially compelled to give thanks this year for family, neighbors, friends and this amazing corner of northern Michigan we call home. We invite you to come celebrate the warmth and togetherness of Thanksgiving at Stafford’s.

Traditional Thanksgiving Buffet
Chef carved turkey and ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, squash, BBQ pork loin, grilled salmon, green bean casserole, tomato pudding, sweet potatoes, housemade macaroni and cheese, pumpkin bisque soup, tossed salad, cranberry relish, broccoli salad, dinner rolls, cobbler, pumpkin and apple pie
$27.95 per adult, $13.95 per child

Turkeys To Go
A complete Thanksgiving meal to enjoy in the comfort of your own home!
Serves 6 to 8 people, $139.

Reservations are recommended, 231-347-2771.

Santa Brunch


Sunday, December 6, 8:30 am to 1:30 pm

Santa could probably stand to pass on a few meals, but you won’t want to miss this one!

Bring the little ones for a splendid holiday brunch and some quality time with the Big Guy. Pictures with Santa, too! Santa will be here from 10 am to 1:30 pm. Be sure to bring your camera.

Adults: $21.95, Children: $12.95

Advanced reservations recommended - 231-347-2771.

Christmas Dinner


Friday, December 25, 12 to 5 pm

It’s hard to reconnect with family and friends if you’re slaving away in the kitchen. Enjoy our Christmas Day Buffet!

Chef-Carved Meats
Turkey, Ham, Prime Rib

Grilled Salmon with Pineapple Mango Salsa, Pork Loin with Black Currant Sauce

Hot Accompaniments
Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Stuffing, Acorn and Butternut Squash, Green Bean Casserole, Tomato
Pudding, Sweet Potatoes, Cheese Tortellini Provencal

Tossed Salad, Seafood Chowder, Cranberry Relish, Broccoil Salad, Dinner Rolls, Cheese Tray, Smoked Whitefish Spread, Shrimp Cocktail

Peppermint Cheesecake, Apple Pie, Mixed Berry Cobbler

Reservations are recommended, 231-347-2771.
$31.95 per adult, $16.95 per child.

New Year's Eve


Thursday, December 31, 5:30 to 8:30 pm

Ring in the new year in the Roselawn Dining Room at Stafford's Bay View Inn! Our holiday buffet features:

Chef’s Carving Station
Turkey, Prime Rib

Crab Stuffed Whitefish with Hollandaise, Artichoke Chicken, Mussels in a Garlic Butter Sauce

Hot Accompaniments
Seafood Newberg with Puff Shells, Green Beans, Twice Baked Potatoes, Oysters Rockefeller, Seafood Pasta

Smoked Whitefish, Tomato Basil Soup, Shrimp Cocktail, Salmon Spread, Assorted Cheese, Dinner Rolls

Chocolate Fountain, Chocolate Torte, Mixed Berry Cobbler

Reservations are recommended, 231-347-2771. $31.95 per adult, $17.95 per child (age 4 to 11).