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Houlihan's

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5732 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917-2457
+1 517-323-3550
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ran out of food. Food was cold. Average tasting felt like a more expensive Applebee's. Server was nice.

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Thank Marc S
San Antonio, Texas
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The appetizers were good! The drinks were great! I hope they have that same drink in San Antonio! Service was great!

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Thank SATravelers13
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I live close to this place but for some reason never went much. I don't know why either. The food is really good, the wait staff is great. Just visited again tonight. Damn the food is good. The beer was cold and the bartender Audrey (we eat at the bar) was great. I really need to keep going back. I... More 

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Thank Tracy S
Tawas City, Michigan
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered the loaded guacamole appetizer. It was delicious . It came with two other dips along with the guacamole. The dips were really good. We each ordered a salad I ordered the grilled chicken salad. So full! The portions with generous. The atmosphere was okay. We were seated in the dining area. The Windows were over looking the mall... More 

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Thank lkglancy
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love their happy hour. Great drink specials, amazing small plates. You can make an awesome meal for less than $8.

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Thank Kochgrrl
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46 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

While the food itself was excellent, the service took this rating down. Upon entering, the hostess seemed positively bored and unprofessional in seating us. Our waiter was also lackluster, doing only the bare minimum, he was nice but totally disengaged from providing a welcoming experience. He came frequently to clear out plates when we clearly weren't done. Took too long... More 

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Thank RoseBrenny
Lansing, Michigan
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Met here with a fairly large group of retirees. The meal was good but took a while to get to our table and we were there after the lunch crowd cleared...there was only one other table of people in the restaurant.

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Thank kat502016
Lansing, Michigan
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400 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

you cant go wrong with the happy hour drinks and apps here...always a good place and the staff is attentive..great place after holiday shopping too!

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Thank s g
Haslett, Michigan
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247 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

The food is ok. A little overpriced but worth the stop. If you have a fear of close places you may feel uncomfortable here.

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Thank 515any
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This is my Mom's favorite restaurant so it was an obvious choice for an early Mother's Day lunch. I had the Asian salad with a glass of their white house wine and Mom enjoyed the chicken sandwich with a glass of chardonnay. Both were great tasting meals and the service was good, but I think their lunch menu is over... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5732 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917-2457
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-323-3550
Description
Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.

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