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Kalkaska Big Boy

) #19 of 21 Restaurants in Kalkaska €€ - €€€ American
660 S Cedar St, Kalkaska, MI 49646-8038
+1 231-258-8651
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good15%
  • Average36%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
8 Apr 2017
“Sunday breakfast”
9 Dec 2016
“Decent for a Quick Bite”
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660 S Cedar St, Kalkaska, MI 49646-8038
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

well the servers are good but the food took for ever and we did not the food when asked for a manager the server said he was the cook

Thank C3706NJmichaels
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Went to Kalkaska Big Boy with husband for a breakfast meal. Although the service was just fine, the meal was average as the has browns were undercooked to our taste.

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Beats anything else up there, food is good, service is good, local flavor, not much else up there to choose from.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stopped in for the salad bar on a busy day of errands. Nothing terribly exciting but the price was right and the place is very clean. Good service but no refills were offered. Get the cabbage soup. It is surprisingly delicious.

Thank SarahSesaw
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped on the way up north for a quick dinner. The wait was so long although there weren't that many in line. The waitresses spent more time complaining about the horrible kitchen staff and how the problems weren't their fault and how bad a previous...More

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Driving home to Northern Michigan from Grand Rapids, we elected to stop at the Kalkaska Big Boy restaurant for an early supper. We each had a grilled cod dinner, including a side salad, a serving of potatoes, coffee. As usual, this meal was reasonably tasty,...More

Thank LouBobHarborSprings
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Breakfast buffet great place to go for breakfast big boys is old style restaurant big boy hamburger and chocolate malt shake a absolutely delicious

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The waitress at the Kalkaska Big Boy was great! Angela did a great job keeping our spirits up as we waited for our meals, refilling our beverages and keeping everything moving along for our lunch. The food itself, however, was drab. Boring. It fits the...More

Thank PrincessInArmor
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The Kalkaska Big Boy's has the WORST service, argumentative staff, and average food. When we are in that area we go to Cadillac, Traverse City, or Houghton Lake for a Big Boy... I grew up on Big Boys, they were a treat - one family...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 27 October 2015

it is the typical chain place. Menu is the same as all the other ones. Service is slow and not very friendly.

Thank RazzyBaby2
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tina c
20 December 2014|
Response from Kat0755 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I only eat there and don't work there. Didn't see any signs on the door saying any positions were open and wait staff seems to be the same ones I've seen in there before. Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 S Cedar St, Kalkaska, MI 49646-8038
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalkaska County  >  Kalkaska
  • Phone Number: +1 231-258-8651
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