Just wondering how JL Beanery is doing these days. JL has always been my coffee house of choice on the island. Early every morning during my yearly stay, we walk down to JL to enjoy a great cup of…Continue
"Thanks, Pat. Looking forward to meeting you. We are on facebook if you want to see how we are progressing; under JL Beanery at Mackinac. Also have a website at www.jlbeaneryatmackinac.webs.com. Hoping to be open within the next few…"
"Great news to hear the JL will be in good hands (I was getting worried). The Beanery has been such a neat place to hang out and relax I hate to see it go by the wayside.
Hope to visit either in our May trip or June.
"Hi Everyone! Wanted to let you know...JLBeanery is under new ownership for 2012 Season! I am very excited about this, as I am going to be the new manager, working along side the new owners. We will be on the island by Mid-April and…"
"When we were there last year JL Beanery was doing well. I thought the selection of baked goods were skimpy but it was early in the Spring.
I agree, Starbucks isn't my favorite either. Did you know there is a Dominos pizza at…"
Just wondering how JL Beanery is doing these days. JL has always been my coffee house of choice on the island. Early every morning during my yearly stay, we walk down to JL to enjoy a great cup of coffee, maybe a muffin or danish and sit in the serenity JL is famous for. Now that Starbucks (yuck-boo-hisss) moved in, I am concerned that the real ambience of the island is getting more commercial and may be hurting JL's business. It is mindboggling how Starbuck was allowed to move in on this…See More
I was a Coast Guardsman assigned to the Mackinac Island Life Boat Station 1958-1960. The Station is now the Visitors Center. While living on the island for near 2 years, I met many wonderful Islanders, worked for the City, and rode saddle horses for…Continue