Clara's on the River

Clara's on the River

Relax and and enjoy yourself while we take you on a trip through time to the 19th century. Ready? All Aboard! The Michigan Central Railroad Depot was built in 1888 to support the growing transportation needs of Battle Creek and the U.S. Army training center at Fort Custer. It was heavily used by soldiers departing for overseas duty in World War I and World War II. The Depot is on the National Register of Historic Places for its age and architectural significance. Masonry of Lake Superior red sandstone, noted for its distinctive patterns, provides one of the most striking aspects of the depot's exterior. Another prominent feature of the Depot is its clock tower. The tower clocks have been replicated to look exactly as they once did over 100 years ago. Although the Michigan Central Railroad Depot stopped serving passengers in the early 1980's, today the Depot continues to serve customers making stops from all over the country as Clara's on the River. We celebrate the spirit of the past here at Clara’s. Good friends, great food (huge menu) in beautiful surroundings reminiscent of a simpler time. Clara’s is a place where you are always welcome to get together… celebrate a birthday, rendezvous with old friends or just to get away.

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Contact Information

Address

44 N. McCamly Street

Battle Creek, MI 49017

Driving Directions

Phone: (269) 963-0966

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Location of Clara's on the River

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Battle Creek Weather

Now
CLEAR
55°F
CLEAR, humidity 48%, barometer 29.94,
wind 13 mph S
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a couple of t-storms
64°F | 39°F
Mostly cloudy with a couple of t-storms
Friday
Cloudy and cooler
51°F | 25°F
Cloudy and cooler
Saturday
Partly sunny, chilly; breezy in the p.m.
49°F | 33°F
Partly sunny, chilly; breezy in the p.m.
Sunday
A morning shower or two; clouds and sun
55°F | 40°F
A morning shower or two; clouds and sun
Monday
Cloudy with a couple of showers
54°F | 45°F
Cloudy with a couple of showers

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