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11 S Fletcher Rd, Chelsea, MI 48118-9617
734-475-3610
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7:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 1:30 am
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 3
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Quick supper

We were looking for a place that served cold beer and perhaps with a nice ipa selection on draft. No luck here but the pot roast and bread pudding was worth the stop. It's a run down location with decor dated from the early 70's. The staff is friendly and the food was good. Would we stop again... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We were looking for a place that served cold beer and perhaps with a nice ipa selection on draft. No luck here but the pot roast and bread pudding was worth the stop. It's a run down location with decor dated from the early 70's. The staff is friendly and the food was good. Would we stop again? Probably not....the... More 

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Ann Arbor, MI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Stivers is a little like “Cheers”, most of the people who frequent it are regulars and everybody knows their names. Well known for their burgers, breakfast specials and meal specials, Stivers always seems to draw a decent crowd . Soups are good and the waitstaff are friendly. Go here when you want a break from the chain restaurant monotony and... More 

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Brighton, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We're going to be moving from this area of Michigan, so we are starting to zero in on dining at all the places about which we have previously said, "I'd like to try that place sometime." We have been driving by Stivers Restuarant for 20 years and never gone in. We've heard their drinks are really strong, but we opted... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This place is exactly what you expect when you pull up. Nothing fancy but good food, good drinks and good service. For the money you can't beat it!

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Jackson, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This is an old truck stop that's been there forever. We hadn't been years and it really hasn't changed - many "good ole boys" still hangout in the bar. Drinks were cheap and stiff. Only had a munchie - deep fried potato skins - really good and large serving. The east side is the restaurant side, bar on west. If... More 

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Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

Wow did these reviews let me down. I was frightened the whole time I ate, of the people and the food. Maybe the people who gave this place good reviews have never been outside of Chelsea MI. But if you like fresh food relatively, or a clean restaurant, then keep on driving. Should have walked out but was desperate. Someone... More 

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Dimondale
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Went here for Sunday mid afternoon and had seafood platter, it was $10.50. Menu says oysters but they substituted smelt. This is a truck stop restaurant, with no trucks. Nothing wrong with truck stops if the food is good. The chairs are ripped, salad bar was ok but nothing remotely special and restrooms are just plain scary. We probably should... More 

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White Lake, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This is definitely a local favorite. Everyone knew everyone. We stopped in on a whim for breakfast while travelling. Excellent service. Food was above average downhome cooking. I had country fried steak for the first time & it was very good. Right off I-94 convenient location.

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Saline, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We stopped at Stiver's on our way home from Chelsea. The food was hot & tasty. The salad bar is small but has a good selection & is fresh. I had the smelt dinner. It was very good. The restaurant is not fancy, just very casual dining. Good service & good food. We will stop & eat there again.

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Panama City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We had breakfast here two times about a week apart. We really enjoyed it. Prices were good and good portions served. Staff was very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11 S Fletcher Rd, Chelsea, MI 48118-9617
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Chelsea
  • Phone Number: 734-475-3610
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
7:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:30 am

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