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Jimmy's Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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18529 Harbor Country Road, New Buffalo, MI 49117
+1 269-469-2100
11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 22:00
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Royal Oak, MI
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70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We ended up at Jimmy's serendipitously - the place we had planned to go downtown was closed due to a power outage. It was a cold, snowy night. Road conditions meant we couldn't go far. And on the way back to our hotel, we passed Jimmy's. What a find! We walked in and headed right for the gas fireplace in... More 

Thank Rob L
Beverly Shores, Indiana
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116 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I had heard they have a rib special, but forgot what day it was. Their website does not list any specials, but we actually guessed correctly this time. Wednesday night is a full slab rib special. Ribs were very good, served with either mashed potatoes or fries. We opted for the addition of a chopped wedge salad to split before... More 

1 Thank Karl Z
Grand Island, Florida
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The service was questionable at best. Overpriced food far from the center of town. We ordered dinner on a Friday night and the place was no where close to full! On a FRIDAY night! Our orders were wrong as the waitress was busy paying attention to someone else! Way too pricey for that type of service. This really explains why... More 

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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I love this place... there arent too many bar/restaurants that have a "water wall" ...I used to visit one in LA when I lived there and I tried recreating one in my home....to no avail...so when I need a waterfall fix I head to Jimmys... I am single and female over 21 lol and I feel like I am treated... More 

Thank Donna K
Saint Joseph, Michigan
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292 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Never had been here before. Decent menu that included fish tacos, which were very good. Usually you can not fond a decent fish taco in Michigan. Hubby had Italian beef sandwich. Onion petals with sauce were good. Fries are thin cut which I don't prefer, however these tasted substantial. Mixed drink was weak. They do offer... More 

Thank Shari W
Chicago, Illinois
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275 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

While the manager did everything he could to acknowledge our disappointment it was not enough. All of the staff were "beginners" and there was a lot of confusion coming out of the kitchen, My grilled ham and cheese was grilled just enough to make the bread soggy. Sue's sauteed perch was fried and was fishy. The fried pickles were the... More 

Thank John D
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

My family have stopped st Jimmy's the last four years after our annual visit to the Warren Dunes. Food and service were always good to great. Today's visit was absolutely horrific. My family (4 people) were one of three parties in the restaurant for dinner. There were at least four waitresses working, and apparently we drew the short straw. It... More 

Thank John L
Danville, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Avoid this place!! Our food was not edible. This comes from a loyal customer of many, many years. Obvious decline with new ownership which saddens us. We had always loved it in the past.

Thank dlkurth
Union Pier, Michigan
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

The food was terrible and we waited 45 minutes for it. The wine was spoiled, returned, replaced with bottled beer. The orders were mixed up but since we'd gotten different varieties of grilled chicken sandwiches we didn't know that til we tasted them. The bill came with the beer on special charged at full price, the spoiled and returned wine... More 

Thank Sara S
Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Our visit was one of the worst restaurant experiences that I have had. We had a group of eight which I realize isn't the easiest. At the same time there were only two other patrons there. The menu was limited and in my mind kind of expensive. $5 beers, $12 burgers that were okay served with cheep french fries. Almost... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18529 Harbor Country Road, New Buffalo, MI 49117
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  New Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-469-2100

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