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Old City Hall Restaurant

) #3 of 132 Restaurants in Bay City €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
814 Saginaw St, Bay City, MI 48708-5613
+1 989-892-4140
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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814 Saginaw St, Bay City, MI 48708-5613
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11 - 20 of 260 reviews

Reviewed 15 March 2017

The atmosphere is comfortable in the bar area or the restaurant proper. Innovative food preparations and tasty meals make this an always pleasant experience.

Thank DeniseSaginaw
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Denise, thank you for your business and taking the time to write a kind review! We look forward to seeing you in the future! Sincerely, Christy Medina General Manager

Reviewed 14 March 2017

It's a great place to meet up with friends or make new ones. The food is fabulous and presentation great! Very popular place on Friday or Saturday.

Thank bgurnee9896
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi bgurnee9896, thank you for your business and taking the time to write a kind review! We look forward to seeing you in the future. Sincerely, Christy Medina General Manager

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of GF options, besides salads! Excellent tomato blue cheese soup & grilled cheese sandwich on GF bread! My non-GF husband had the prime rib sandwich & FF. No GF beer available, just GF ciders & cocktails. Old brick decor revealed in the historic downtown...More

Thank cdbort
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi cdbort, I am happy to hear you were impressed with your experience at our restaurant. Do you have a gluten free beer you would recommend? We are always open to suggestions to cater to what our guests would like. Thank you for your business!...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

We went to Old City Hall for our ten year wedding anniversary in February 2017. We had an amazing experience. The service was excellent. The food was great. They do accept reservations, we did not have any but we were seated immediately. It is much...More

Thank Kitty0504
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Kitty0504, Happy Anniversary! Thank you for taking the time to write a kind review about our restaurant. Thank you for your business! We look forward to seeing you in the future. Sincerely, Christy Medina General Manager

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Don't let the poorly designed website fool you! This was a fun evening. Food was very good. The "fries" or garlic herb roasted fingerling potatoes as they are called are by far the best "fries" I have ever had. The service was ok. (My wife...More

Thank Presto25
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Presto25, my name is Christy Medina, I am the General Manager of Old City Hall. I'm sorry your service was just "ok," we strive to serve quality food, drinks and outstanding service. But I am happy to hear you chose Old City Hall to...More

Reviewed 24 January 2017

Anniversary night, never been to Bay City. We made reservations, which I am glad we did. Upon arrival the bar (entrance) was packed, all tables and bar were full. We waited about 10 minutes before being seated. The inner walls of the restaurant are brick,...More

Thank Karla V
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Karla, I am very pleased to hear you and your husband enjoyed your experience at our restaurant. Thank you for taking the time to write a kind review. I look forward to seeing you in the future. Thank you for your business. Sincerely, Christy...More

Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is a nice old downtown building that has been made into a restaurant. The food is good and you can get great sandwiches or delicious dinner. They also have a good selection of beer and wine. When I want to celebrate something special or...More

Thank SandrainMich
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Shandra, thank you for your repeat business and taking the time to write a kind review about our establishment. I'm happy to hear you enjoy coming to our restaurant. I look forward to seeing you soon! Sincerely, Christy Medina General Manager

Reviewed 17 January 2017

We go to this restaurant because of a quality staff, at the table, behind the bar, and in the kitchen. Consistency is a "lock in word" for the meals here. I always know when I order something it will be prepared with the same quality...More

Thank Warren S
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Warren, I'm sure we might see you and Faye this evening...I wanted to thank you not only in person but also respond on here. Thank you so much for being a great regular customer of ours. We love seeing and talking to you. We...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Met my nieces at Old City Hall for lunch before getting a pedicure. There were 6 of us. Service was very slow and good was not good.More

Thank Dcmgs
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Dcmgs, my name is Christy Medina, I am the General Manager of Old City Hall. I am very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience at our restaurant . We strive to provide the best food and service. Service being slow and...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Actually went twice in the same week. The Southwest Cobb salad was good both times but significantly different in appearance and level of heat. The burger was real greasy. The bun was soaked through by the time it got to the table. Both wait staff...More

Thank Stitcherjer
Christy M, General Manager at Old City Hall Restaurant, responded to this review

HI Stitchererjr, my name is Christy Medina, I am the General Manager of Old City Hall. It's alarming to me that your food has been inconsistent, consistency is one of or key terms at Old City Hall. I will be personally talking to our Chef...More

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cara s
do I need reservations for March 12 on sunday for dinner?
10 March 2017|
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Response from Christy M | Property representative |
Hi Cara, we recommend you to make a reservation (but it is not required), that way we can guarantee a table for you. We are open 12:00pm-6:00pm on Sunday's. How many people and what time were thinking of coming in? Please... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 Saginaw St, Bay City, MI 48708-5613
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: +1 989-892-4140
  • E-mail