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Big John Steak & Onion

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748 N Clippert St, Lansing, MI 48912-4733
+1 517-203-0761
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Okay, I grew up in Michigan but relocated to Allentown, PA for a few years in the late 1990's. When in PA I was introduced to something called a cheesesteak. WOW! I instantly fell in love with these. Back in MI we had something called a "philly cheesesteak" and that was what I was expecting. NOT EVEN CLOSE! Anyway fast... More 

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Thank Jim N
Lansing, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

all steak sandwiches are really good..they have special sauce i like. try the different Rubens while they have them for special short times

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Thank s g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch after doing some errands in the Frandor area. My steak sandwich was great cooked nice and fresh just how I ordered it with no onions.

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Thank Jake C
Lansing, MI, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

I've been coming to this location for almost 20 years and like it the best compared to other ones in the area. The service is great and the food is hot when served. I have brought many a visiting relative here for a meal and no one has been disappointed! I started getting the steak and cheese sub but now... More 

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Thank Linda M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2013

Love their steak subs, especially with the special sauce. Chili is a little spicy. Good value, friendly service.

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Thank Randy O
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2011

I love this place..Great steak subs! If you want a normal sub sandwich, Jersey Giant is the only place to go in Lansing, but if you want a hot steak sandwich, go here. BBQ steak sandwich is my favorite.

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Thank neckslappa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2009

BBQ cheese burger sub my favorite

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2008

the original steak and onion sandwhich is not that good

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2007

LOVE their steak & onion with mushrooms. The dipping sauce is spicy but very flavorful. Even good left over... just pop it in the broiler with another piece of swiss & maybe a few more sauteed mushrooms & heat til crispy & warm! YUM!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 748 N Clippert St, Lansing, MI 48912-4733
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-203-0761

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