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Wally's Bar and Grill

€€ - €€€American, ,
128 Hoffman St, Saugatuck, MI 49453
+1 269-857-5641
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“perch” (72 reviews)
“nachos” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
128 Hoffman St, Saugatuck, MI 49453
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

You can't go wrong with a quick drop into Wally's. Known best perhaps for their fresh lake perch sandwich, this dark old bar has a generally fun energy.....and a HUGE outdoor sitting area both in the winter and summer months. Decent tap selection keeps the...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Many places in West Michigan serve Asian Zander and call it "fresh Lake Perch". Apparently this is legal, but, very disappointing if you're eating 100 yards from Lake Michigan. Wally's serves the real thing and it is battered very lightly to just give a bit...More

Thank A Brian C
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Canton, Michigan
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This was our third time here. The food is awesome. The perch dinners are amazing, half orders are enough to share. The whitefish dip is fantastic.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great bar with friendly service and relaxed atmosphere. Often have lively bands on weekends especially throughout the summer season.

Thank Donald M
Reviewed 24 September 2017

4 people in the party. Surprisingly for a "bar" the food was good. Crab cakes although they were not a firm as I am used to they were tasty. My wife loved the potroast concoction. My dad said the perch sandwich was spot on. Other...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here many times prior to this visit. We walked in chose a table that was not being used it happen to be a six top. The restaurant was not that busy. When we were finally greeted we were promptly asked to move...More

2  Thank fresew
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Good food, good service! Fun place to eat during our stay at The Hotel Saugatuck! Loved eating outdoors too.

Thank jamesfbean
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This place is just a hole in the wall and very rustic. The atmosphere is pure fun and the yellow perch dinner was delicious. The prices were very reasonable for the quality produced.

1  Thank Jeffery D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Nice informal restaurant/pub that offered a very decent menu and drink selection. We had standard pub fare from burgers to perch sandwiches of which all were highly satisfactory. Lively atmosphere and the staff was really friendly. The only con was that they permitted smoking right...More

Thank Rooker0423
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Loved this place. Have walked by many times and just never stopped in. So glad we did this time. Food was outstanding. This will now be a regular place for us to eat at when in Saugatuck.

Thank MYKEL61
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24 July 2016|
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Response from mdiet | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Saugatuck is a very pet friendly town and people have their dogs all over town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Hoffman St, Saugatuck, MI 49453
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
  • Phone Number: +1 269-857-5641
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