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Big Boy

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329 S Main St, Brooklyn, MI 49230-8602
+1 517-592-3212
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Mon - Thu 06:00 - 21:00
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United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

First meal was a light lunch of a chicken Cesar salad with a vanilla milk shake. Salad was nice. Milk shake was large, but only average. Breakfast buffet was fantastic. Great variety of foods on offer and well cooked for a buffet.

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Thank DWurtz
Broomfield
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Good food, good service and a good price. That's the way I sum up the Big Boy in Brooklyn. I enjoyed the soup-salad bar which I though was very good for about $10. We had breakfast at the Big Boy 3 times and it was always good. You can get two eggs, bacon, hash browns and pancakes for about $5.... More 

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Thank Timothy M
brooklyn,michigan
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

So many Big Boy's have closed and some that haven't should, but this one NEVER. it's GREAT! And, they have the Wednesday car show in the summer with lots of cars.

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Thank smidge5
Saginaw, Michigan
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Good food for a good price. One of the best Big Boy I have ever visited. Very friendly staff. Good variety of food and drink selections.

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Thank jdjeepe
Milan, Michigan
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for dinner because JR's was closed. Usually, I like Big Boy. This one was horrible. The service was slow, the food was barely edible, and the garlic bread came complete with bugs toasted into it. After we left, my husband said the couple seated next to us had complained about their meal...probably they didn't like the bugs either.

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Thank Marsha M
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Although the staff was very friendly the restaurant is in great need of repair and updating. From dirt and grime to old artwork, including coloring pages that look like they've been taped to the wall for decades. It's time for some tidying up folks. Don't, no matter how many fond memories you have of it, order the cheesy broccoli soup.... More 

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Thank pjdawg54
Lockport, Illinois
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122 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a place that we stop with some friends before heading for home after a long race weekend. Service was efficient if a little on the slow side. This time ordered off the menu rather than the usual buffet. Can be a bit on the pricey side.

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Thank kevin389
Perrysburg, Ohio
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442 reviews
391 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Great great salad bar! Crispy bacon it's wonderful. Always busy and clean. Very good food! French toast is amazing too!

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Thank ShuGirl6
Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A must if you are driving by. Good burgers, service is great and this is a classic place. A very cool vibe.

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Thank ebtb
Perrysburg, Ohio
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442 reviews
391 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Always friendly well trained staff. Clean, lots of parking and very good food! Huge selection of brunch items, fruit everything you can think of for a tossed salad including chocolate dipped strawberrys

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Thank ShuGirl6

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 329 S Main St, Brooklyn, MI 49230-8602
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 517-592-3212

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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?