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329 S Main St, Brooklyn, MI 49230-8602
+1 517-592-3212
06:00 - 21:00
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Saginaw, Michigan
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Good food for a good price. One of the best Big Boy I have ever visited. Very friendly staff. Good variety of food and drink selections.

Thank jdjeepe
Milan, Michigan
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for dinner because JR's was closed. Usually, I like Big Boy. This one was horrible. The service was slow, the food was barely edible, and the garlic bread came complete with bugs toasted into it. After we left, my husband said the couple seated next to us had complained about their meal...probably they didn't like the bugs either.

Thank Marsha M
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Although the staff was very friendly the restaurant is in great need of repair and updating. From dirt and grime to old artwork, including coloring pages that look like they've been taped to the wall for decades. It's time for some tidying up folks. Don't, no matter how many fond memories you have of it, order the cheesy broccoli soup.... More 

Thank pjdawg54
Lockport, Illinois
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112 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a place that we stop with some friends before heading for home after a long race weekend. Service was efficient if a little on the slow side. This time ordered off the menu rather than the usual buffet. Can be a bit on the pricey side.

Thank kevin389
Perrysburg, Ohio
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394 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Great great salad bar! Crispy bacon it's wonderful. Always busy and clean. Very good food! French toast is amazing too!

Thank ShuGirl6
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

A must if you are driving by. Good burgers, service is great and this is a classic place. A very cool vibe.

Thank ebtb
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

It took three minutes for someone to seat is (it wasn't that busy), five minutes for our server to take our order, and our server was seen reading the newspaper instead of paying attention to her customers. The food was good but the service has room for improvement.

Thank Gary T
Perrysburg, Ohio
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394 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Always friendly well trained staff. Clean, lots of parking and very good food! Huge selection of brunch items, fruit everything you can think of for a tossed salad including chocolate dipped strawberrys

Thank ShuGirl6
Onsted, Michigan, United States
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

It had been quite some time since I had been here, as my last visit was long and chaotic. Whatever went wrong last time was fixed on the visit. We ordered out food and received it within 10 to 15 minutes, not 45+ like the last visit! I ordered the endless pasta with spaghetti and marinara sauce. It was good,... More 

Thank Chris H
Perrysburg, Ohio
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394 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Super salad bar on weekends it's incredible and there just aren't many around anymore . Fresh and a huge variety. This Big Boy is typically packed because they have a good reputation .

Thank ShuGirl6

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 329 S Main St, Brooklyn, MI 49230-8602
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 517-592-3212

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?