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Mussel Beach Drive-In

3540 State Park Drive, Bay City, MI
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Ranked #10 of 144 Restaurants in Bay City
Cuisines: American
Description: (989)686-0575
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96% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This place is locally owned and operated. The family that owns it lives above it. The french fries are great. They have a very good selection of ice cream products if you have a sweet tooth. They are known as an ice cream place but dinner there is good too.

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BAY CITY, Michigan
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

They are not frozen onion rings they are hand dipped and very good! They have good ice cream what ever you get it's good a little pricey but good!

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Bay City, Michigan
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Awesome food and variety, within walking distance from the State Park! You can eat indoors or outside. Complete ice cream choices from cones to shakes. The food is hot when you get it and reasonably priced. I say try it!

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Bay City, Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Ice cream is great at a reasonable price...always appears busy but don't let long lines and abundant cars fool you. The line moves quickly. So many options!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Who wants ice cream! It's summer and a warm day looking for an ice cream shoppe came upon Mussels. They look to have a restaurant too, we just went to the walk up window. Lots of choices hubby had apple pie ice cream in waffle cone I had just a scoop of peanut butter brownie and that hit the spot.... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

It was one of the best burgers I have eaten. We also had their onion rings, which were freshly cooked and not greasy like some places. The handcut fries were very good and the portion size was awesome. My daughter couldn't even eat all of her fries with her 10 piece wings. The prices were very reasonable. Unfortunately we didn't... More

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Flint, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is a nice little ice cream shop a nice little walk or bike ride away from the campground, beware though that they are cash only. Our first time going there we didn't have cash just credit cards and had to go to find an atm.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Do yourself a favor and stop by Mussel Beach as often as you can. We stopped for breakfast and enjoyed a 3 egg meat lover omelet, pancakes and bacon and scrambled eggs with ham and home fries. It was all wonderfully prepared and served with a smile. It is such a comfortable and welcoming place. Can't wait to go back!!

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LaPorte, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

We were staying a night in Bay City and, after doing some research, decided on Coneys, a stuffed cheeseburger, and onion rings from Mussell Beach for our dinner. Their Facebook page stated the hours as 8:00 am -8:00 pm, but they should have specified this is for ice cream only. We arrived at 7:35 pm, only to see 2 closed... More

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Bay City, Michigan
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This Quaint Family Restaurant Has It All!!..... We Go Here Often Just For The Homemade Fries And Of Course ICE CREAM!!.. The variety Of Flavors And Specialty Ice Cream Desserts Tops Dairy Queen Hands Down! My Favorite AshBys Hard Ice Cream Flavor Is Cookie Jar. My Husband Always Orders The Banana Split! When We Need A Real Meal, There's Always... More

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