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Coffee & To-Go Food – Mission Point Resort

Enjoy some of Mackinac Island’s best picnic provisions at Mission Point Resort in one of the island’s best picnic locations, the Great Lawn. MPR is home to two coffee shops: Boxwood Coffeeshop & Café, located in the Main Lodge Marketplace and Strait UP Coffee, located in the Straits Lodge east lobby. Both of these outlets offer to-go breakfast and lunch options, wine, and beer.

Founded in 2020, the Mission Point Picnic Society is Mackinac Island’s first picnic club! We encourage all guests and visitors to grab a picnic basket, get outside and enjoy delicious food and scenic views!

Boxwood Coffeeshop & Café

Boxwood Coffeeshop & Café is just steps from M-185 and the Mission Point Great Lawn and offers a variety of to-go items including specialty coffees, teas, beer and wine, snacks, ice cream, and hot and cold breakfast and lunch options.

Sunday – Thursday: 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday – Saturday: 7:00 am – 10:00 pm

Strait UP Coffee

Strait UP Coffee is a small café located in the east lobby of the Straits Lodge, one of two buildings at Mission Point Resort for guest accommodations. Similar to their Main Lodge coffee shop, Boxwood Coffeeshop & Café, Strait UP Coffee is an ideal stop for Straits Lodge guests offering a variety of items including specialty coffees, teas, pop, beer & wine, snacks, and to-go breakfast & lunch options.

PS – did you know that the name “Strait UP Coffee” is a play on the Straits of Mackinac and the Upper Peninsula (UP)?

Open Daily
7:00 am – 11:00 am | 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lily’s Lemonade

Located adjacent to the Great Lawn on the Marketplace patio sits Lily’s Lemonade – Mackinac’s largest specialty lemonade stand. Stop by to try a variety of unique and traditional lemonade blends while you enjoy Mission Point’s east side scenery.

Open Dates & Hours Vary Throughout the Season
Please call (906) 847-3007 for current hours.

Mission Point Picnic Society

Mission Point Picnic Society

Take advantage of the outdoors this season by joining the Mission Point Picnic Society – the island’s newest picnic club. Spread out a blanket on the Great Lawn, or find one of the dozens of Adirondack chairs or other outdoor spots to get comfortable. Mission Point has everything you need for the perfect picnic including baskets, blankets, cups, snacks and drinks.

Available Daily


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