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Arnie's Bakery Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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3561 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512-1603
+1 616-956-7901
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to go to Arnie's all the time; no more. Way too noisy. Last time I visited with friend at 11:30. By the time 12 rolled around we were leaning into each other & raising our voices to be heard. Never again. Food good but not worth the noise. Not only do I no longer go to Arnies with friends... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our evening meal there was a pleasant one. The pick two options that they have cover all the bases, even if they are a bit expensive. The soups were delicious, and I had a chicken pot pie for the first time (which I heartily recommend). The service was pleasant and attentive.

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Thank MangoLove
Ada, Michigan
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

The first time I dined here, we arrived at 11am, hoping to get breakfast. Unfortunately, this restaurant does not serve breakfast all day. So the second time, we made sure we arrived for breakfast. I ordered an omelet and asked that it be made with NO onions. It arrived, but made wrong. When I mentioned this to our waitress, she... More 

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Thank Jill F
Fremont, Michigan
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The 5 Guys is attached to the NW side of the building!! So nice to get grilled fish instead of deep fried. Nice sauce on the tacos. Not to zippy. Highly recommend the Oreo cupcake. Nice touch, offering a cupcake with every lunch or dinner! Friends both ordered soup and half sandwich meals. Huge portions.

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Thank Lynn S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

In the beginning of our visit they could not figure out where to set us. Then they sat us all the way in the back of the restaurant which wasn't even half full. The table they picked was dirty. The waiter was slow to even come to our table. When we got coffee he did not come back to ask... More 

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Thank William B
Grand Rapids, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Great place for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Very large portions and quality food. Delicious desserts. Kid friendly.

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Thank jaclynfahlen
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

In town for work & wanted to try this place. The reviews were great. When I arrived at the address, the location is now a 5 Guys Burgers. I like 5 guys, but was disappointed I wasn't able to try Arnie's.

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Thank Sarah W
Shelby, Michigan
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97 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Arnie's was a great choice. We stopped in for a mid-day lunch and found a nice quiet atmosphere with several patrons enjoying the variety of choices on the menu. A few in our group enjoyed the standard hamburger and fries, while the half of wrap was delicious but huge (had to save room for the free cupcake included with all... More 

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Thank MaryBM53
Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a local place that has not only a variety of meals, but baked goods as well that can be purchased whether or not you eat in the restaurant. Their baked goods are freshly made there. There is usually a wait to be seated, but we happened to get there at a time with no waiting. The food is... More 

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Thank Snowbank79
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Order fish taco salad, and got 3 nice big pieces of fish. My friend ordered oriental chicken salad, and it was so big she told 1/2 home. Nice a friendly staff and liked the ability to get ice cream from the si day bar instead of a cupcake.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3561 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512-1603
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-956-7901

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