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Big Bob's Restaurant

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306 S Washington St, Hale, MI 48739-9573
+1 989-728-3336
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Clean and great food. We enjoying going Friday night for the fish fry and we really enjoy the salad bar! Good place for a family to go eat!

Thank Sergio and Coll... L
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136 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Better the second time around. Service was good not great but the food was much better. Some of the best bacon I have ever had. Have only eaten breakfast so I'm not sure about lunch or dinner. But fair warning when leaving we walked by fridge with there desserts and coleslaw in it....the slaw looked HORRIBLE and OLD. Again I... More 

Thank Ryan N
East Tawas, Michigan
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Good food we stopped in here for breakfast the coffee was fresh and hot . Service was fast and friendly , Really a nice place clean and roomy prices are good .

Thank Happy Kampers B
Tacoma, Washington
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Food was great, and there was plenty. We had breakfast and we had to take some home. The staff was very pleasant and helpful.

Thank pastorbobby
Bay City, Michigan
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53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The food is quite good, the service is also quite good and there pizzas are very good. There are only two drawbacks here, the owner normally sets in a corner and has a friend that has retired so when his wife goes to work, he also sets in there all day so if you are not a regular it wouldn't... More 

Thank marc w
Fairfield, Connecticut
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This place is hopping! We had a great waitress, and loved out breakfast! The pancakes and the french toast are very light and fluffy (hard to achieve) and the coffee was just so -so the first cup but must have been an old pot because it was much better for the refill. we did not try the buffet, did not... More 

Thank sasabella
East Tawas, Michigan
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stopped here for breakfast the other morning and really liked it . fast service really good fresh coffee . Very clean and good food too!

Thank Happy Kampers B
Westphalia, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Quick service, excellent food for the prices, friendly staff and an all around great atmosphere! There were quite a few 'regulars' that the staff knew by name and it made the place even more welcoming. Great for breakfast and lunch foods :)

Thank khenges1
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Not too good of a burger. Did not have on it what I ordered. Service was not that great and it was not that busy.

Thank curlygirlplayacopal
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Loud, poor acoustics. Food not so good. Employees not unfriendly but not really friendly either. Busy, crowded just not worth it.

Thank Kimberly7ro

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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: 306 S Washington St, Hale, MI 48739-9573
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Hale
  • Phone Number: +1 989-728-3336

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