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Crooked River Tavern

7515 Burr Ave, Alanson, MI 49706-9317
+1 231-548-1229
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
4 Aug 2017
“Great Outdoor Area”
21 Jan 2017
“Good food & drinks! Lots of seating!”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
7515 Burr Ave, Alanson, MI 49706-9317
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

This was a really nice place. The inside seemed a little warm, but it was a beautiful night to eat outdoors. The food was very good and so was the service.

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Nice bar & restaurant. They also have rental space in the back for big parties. Parking is on the street in front & across the street in parking lot. In the summer it's a little challenging to get across busy street, so be careful! Great...More

1  Thank TheBestCeleste
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My bride and I decided to give the CRT a try since new owners haven taken over. We took my father-in-law, his sister and our middle daughter there for lunch. The waiter, Michael was very attentive, informational, and humorous. The elders ordered soup which they...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Was looking for a place for Fish and Chips. Hadn't been here for years well since it was Bob's Place. Got there about 5:00 and there was hardly anybody in the place. Fish special on Fridays is 3 pieces of cod fries and I think...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My husband's parents used to own this restaurant so we always try to time our trip to include lunch here. It was very good. Atmosphere nice, clean and good food. What more can you ask. Enjoy!

1  Thank Jane C
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised! The food was fresh and delicious. Walleye top notch, just what I was craving on my Michigan up north adventure. My friends all enjoyed their meals too. Our server was friendly and took great care of us. We will be back !

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My lunch group went here and we were all very disappointed, none of us (8) got a decent lunch. It was very high priced and not good,..

1  Thank skier43
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner with the family. Everthing tasted great. Our waitress was wonderful as well. Loved it!

Thank Cheri Z
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant looks smaller from the outside than it is. We were looked online and found very mixed reviews and decided to stop and see for ourselves what it was like. We were very pleasantly surprised! The food is really good and the staff was...More

Thank travelingrandma54
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Improvement over last visit. Wait staff was very attentive. Food was good and made from scratch. Three lunch specials all were priced right. Not a lot happening in Alanson ... especially aqt he Crooked Lake Tavern. ... they do have three televisions and a cute...More

Thank Storyteller-N03
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7515 Burr Ave, Alanson, MI 49706-9317
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Alanson
  • Phone Number: +1 231-548-1229
Bob's Place is midway between Petoskey and Mackinaw City on US 31. We have great food and drinks at reasonable prices. Additional snowmobile trailer and truck parking in back or across the street.
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