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Dan's Downtown Tavern

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American, Bar, Pub
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103 E Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176-1552
11:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite, go-to bar/restaurants in Saline. Anyone who comes here absolutely has to try the peanut butter burger, it is to die for!

Thank Erynkyle
Evansville, Indiana
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit a few times a month and is this is one of our go to spots. They have an excellent beer selection and great food. We have taken our friends and family to this establishment when they visit. Definitely check this place out.

Thank LMorgan11
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love fajitas, the sauce is typically a little sweet and very tasty. Dan's were dry and strongly seasoned with what tasted like oregano. I would have sent it back but a dear friend wad treating my e to lunch.

Thank Rufus O
Saline, Michigan
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Being new to the area, I was invited to Dan's to watch a sporting event. The restaurant has a bar area, but also 2 additional dining rooms. Space for grabbing a table is not an issue. I was first impressed by the extensive beer selection (draft and bottle). Additionally, the food menu is just as extensive. I tried a lot... More 

Thank Hammerdawg13
1 review
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and best burgers in town. Parking is not the best in Saline but you can try across Michigan ave.

Thank Dave3901
Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I like the one in clinton much better.......go and try it.......!!! The burgers are great and the fries are fresh...and of course the beer is allways cold.......

Thank Markus4
Saline, Michigan
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Stop by and get a feel for the Saline folks who gather there. Friendly atmosphere and good bar food.

Thank 212arts
Saline, Michigan
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141 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Quaint tavern in downtown Saline. Good food, great service & friendly atmosphere. Burgers are tasty & fries are plentiful. Highly recommend this tavern.

Thank LindafromMI
Saline, Michigan
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is a very friendly place. I sat at the bar and the service was excellent. The burger I had was very good. I will go back.

Thank dragon8376
Glenview, Illinois
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160 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Came here for dinner & a beer after a football game - good selection of burgers, decent selection of beer, friendly service

Thank BLtrvl

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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
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 E Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176-1552
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saline
Excellent tavern for travelers looking for an authentic - local Michigan tavern in Saline (15 minutes frm Ann Arbor) - nice selection of beers, many burger choices

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