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Tawas Bay Big Boy

1222 E. Bay Street, East Tawas, MI 48730
+1 989-362-4403
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good24%
  • Average30%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible22%
6 Jan 2017
“Nothing Out Of The Ordinary”
2 Nov 2016
“Nothing special”
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1222 E. Bay Street, East Tawas, MI 48730
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went for breakfast 2 times in the last month. Two waitresses for the whole place. No hostess or cashier. The two waitresses had to be the hostess, cashier, take orders and clean off tables!! We waited about 40 minutes to get our food. Breakfast...More

Thank mydiesel
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Hot and tired after long days of birding at Tawas Point State Park, this was a great oasis. Prompt service provided quick beverages. Salad bar excellent. Senior menu provided variety. Servers well acquainted with husbands gluten-free diet and worked with us well for suitable options....More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner, we haven't been there in 8-10 due to a bad experience. We got there and the hostess snapped at my 5 year old. We were sat down, ordered our drinks and waited at least 10-15 for any contact with the waitress....More

Thank Samanthah P
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Love going to this Big Boy! There aren't many Big Boy restaurants around where I live anymore, so it's always nice to visit this one. It is always clean, and the service is always good.

Thank Tawas_Lover
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I have been to this Big Boy quite a few times. The service is usually decent and the food is pretty good.

Thank irishbear142017
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Definently a lower quality Big Boy. Overall it was clean but slow on service. Food was okay but not as well made as our Big Boy back home.

Thank Chantal N
Reviewed 26 September 2016

nite before has dinner fried chicken was mushy dressing so much sage couldn't eat next day tried breakfast mistake eggs undercooked and everything was cold.

Thank SDCoop522
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I had a Iris burger was awesome you have to try it you will love it I did .I have it every time i go there.

Thank mike2059
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Eat local. Well, we tried. Ordered the new chicken salad which was to come with lettuce, chicken tenders, tomato, onion, cheese, egg, bacon. An hour later I was served a small plate of lettuce, chicken with a few pieces of anemic tomato. The excuse was...More

Thank LakeGirl1392
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Were having a hard time finding a spot we agreed upon for a lunch on the road. Stopped at a Big Boys as we had never eaten at one before. I needed some greens in my diet so I was happy with a salad bar...More

Thank Paul S
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Pat L
17 August 2016|
Response from Ronmsparks | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Didn't try it myself but saw some others using their smartphones.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 E. Bay Street, East Tawas, MI 48730
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  East Tawas
  • Phone Number: +1 989-362-4403
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