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Jakes Old City Grill

100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
+1 989-797-8325
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
“clam chowder” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoy going places that aren't chains and ones where they have some history and local ownership. Jake's all that. We were in town for a funeral, needed a break and it was my birthday Jake's was where I wanted to go! Nice selection on...More

1  Thank Mary Y
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I ate both a lunch and dinner at Jakes recently. I was on a business trip and it seems to be a favorite meeting place for the locals. The restaurant offers standard menu items. Nothing out of the ordinary. I had fish tacos for lunch...More

Thank Mr L
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Another find on Tripadvisor - Not disappointed. We were in town for a basketball tournament at the Lutheran Seminary! We had lunch - the sandwiches, salads & Soups were fantastic, especially the clam chowder. Some of the best we have had in a long time....More

Thank VacationFam1
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I went here with four friends who rated their meals from average to excellent. I had the land and sea which was very good. Tenderloins were prepared perfectly but it only came with two scallops and two shrimp. Unfortunately, just a few things kept them...More

Thank Nyormirror
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We had heard good reviews of this restaurant, so we made reservations for New Year's Eve. We were seated by a very nice woman who claimed that we were being seated at a "special table." Little did we know that the "special table," meant that...More

3  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Jake's is in the center of an historic area, and capitalizes on the rich history of their surroundings with old photos and an old-time elegant feel. The food and service are great and reasonably priced. The overall atmosphere makes this a true dining "experience" rather...More

Thank Al K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food is great. They have a fabulous cocktail menu, all the ones I have had are great. The atmosphere is fantastic

Thank D1765SVlindam
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I eat here a few times a year. Folks are more likely to be dressy casual but baseballs caps are accepted. The drinks are good and so are the meals. The beef is excellent and the presentation beautiful. We have never been...More

Thank Arletta F
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Ate on the patio, which was nice, but of course some street noise since the restaurant is on a corner. Caesar salad included with meal was nice and crisp. Dressing was tasty. I had the shrimp and artichoke pasta in a Parmesan cream...More

Thank Marley T
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Jakes is a beautiful old restaurant. A lot of dark wood but lots of windows to let light in. We had the prime rib which was ok. I was expecting a nice mid rare piece of prime rib with ajus. Instead I got a piece...More

Thank jmasconi75
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I would say no short shorts or bare midriff tops but slacks , nice jeans etc us fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw
  • Phone Number: +1 989-797-8325
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