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Showboat Restaurant

242 W Broad Street, Chesaning, MI 48616
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Ranked #1 of 15 Restaurants in Chesaning
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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English first
Chesaning, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We've been here dozens of times and always have a very good meal. The service is great and the food is very good in flavor and value. Not, fine dining, but a trip to the Showboat restaurant always makes for a quite a varied menu that provides many options for a reliably good breakfast, lunch or dinner.

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Perth, Australia
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179 reviews 179 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Quite an extensive 'typical American fare' menu. Those in our party who had the salads couldn't finish them as they were huge. I had the grilled sirloin fillet with crumbled blue cheese topping. It was quite small but a perfect size for me. It was also cooked as I'd asked and was quite tender. It came with nicely crisp fries... More

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Durand, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This is one of our favorite restaurants in our home area. Food is very good and service has always been excellent. Prices are reasonable and and they give very generous portions. Many who have attended the Chesaning Showboat are very familiar with this restaurant and many Stars who have appeared at Showboat have eaten here. Their pictures appear over the... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Dinner at the Showboat Restaurant with my wife and her family. Food and service was very good. Will definitely return in the future.

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Flushing, Michigan
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103 reviews 103 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We frequently drive over for Sunday breakfast. Usually order the buffet, which is not as elaborate as some, but has some unique items such as potato pancakes, etc. We always order a side of Sunflower Seed Toast, which you can't get anywhere else in the area. Don't know whether it's made in house or not, but is is great. We... More

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Chesaning, MI
2 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

For a restaurant that proclaims to have had the best prime rib in the county they sure fell short. I ordered it medium rare...which is was....kind of. The piece of meat I received was obviously old and reheated under the broiler. It was burnt on the edges and tough on the outside. I have had prime rib here in the... More

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Flint, MI
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We traveled about 45 miles one way on a Sunday morning to the small quaint town of Chesaning to check out a used car dealership. As we usually do, we checked Yelp for a good place to eat and that brought us to the Showboat Restaurant. It is located right in the heart of downtown. We arrived around 10:30am. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

To Jeff 1485: I really wish you would have contacted management the next day. We want to know when/if you have a bad experience. Otherwise how do we know where we need improvement. This will be discussed @ our meeting tonight. Please try us again!

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Owosso, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Was there a recent Saturday night, was moderately busy but not packed by far. Was seated by the hostess and given menus, but couldn't get a waitress. Waited 15 minutes and walked out. The hostess walked by four different times, waitresses were near by but were not interested in helping out. Obviously there was some sort of mixup, but I... More

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4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012 via mobile

Had our dinner meal here. The prime rib was the best I have had in a long time. Great value. Would like to see some better greens on the salad bar instead of just iceburg lettuce. A mixture of greens would be nice. Funny though that we overheard one customer remark that the restaurant has the best lettuce. Friendly staff... More

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Additional Information about Showboat Restaurant

Address: 242 W Broad Street, Chesaning, MI 48616
Phone Number: 517.845.2830
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Chesaning
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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