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Chuck Muer's Big Fish

700 Town Center Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126-2720
(313) 336-6350
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Ranked #22 of 231 restaurants in Dearborn
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $30 - $50
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Fairlane Mall
Description: One bite & you’ll be hooked! Dearborn’s popular Big Fish Seafood Bistro delivers a fun, eclectic atmosphere, attentive service & the freshest seafood available. Our innovative menu also boasts steaks, chicken & lamb along with homemade pastas, sandwiches & salads. Enjoy daily chef features as well as one-of-a-kind specialties such as Vanilla Scallops, Potato Encrusted Whitefish & the Ultimate Seafood Trio, featuring grilled salmon, coconut macadamia shrimp & our signature crab cake Big Fish Seafood Bistro features live entertainment every Friday & Saturday evening, & Wednesday night Patio Jazz throughout the summer. Join us weekdays from 3-6:30pm for the best Happy Hour in town with drink & appetizer specials starting at just $3.
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English first
Crewe, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

Always an enjoyable experience. Good qualtiy, not too expensive, good ambience. Nothing to complain about !

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Traverse City, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Wonderful food! Delicious cape codder salad, rolls, Fish pate, delicious salmon. Polenta and asparagus all perfectly done!

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Allen Park, Michigan
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This is our second visit to Big Fish in Dearborn and quite honestly we are not so impressed - Its average food at Best - With Small Quantities at a high Price. We are part of the Landrys club and Big Fish is the closest participant other than Mortons in Sterling Heights. Our latest visit was the weekend of 3/8... More

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

The decor is beautiful, the menu looks wonderful. The service was average. After reading about the great fish dishes, I found the vegetables on my plate to be more tasty. Fish was bland, although the menu description sounded flavorful.

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Chicago
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Unless you have an endless amount of time, do not go to this restaurant! Our late lunch time visit required about 1-1/2 hours!!! The kicker is the place was empty at the time. The Manager was totally incompetent!

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Sarasota, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

By the time we got to actually eat we were a little put off, but once the food came all was forgotten. I could have written Heather Y's review: Signage is abysmal so look or the TGI Fridays. Once there the exterior of the place makes you wonder what you are getting yourself into. Oh, and the identity crisis, the... More

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Pleasant Ridge, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Once again, Big Fish did not disappoint. Whenever we are near, we make it a point to dine here. Always reliable and a treat. Had a great lunch, which during the week working is a rarity. Scheduled our day off work with a trip to The Henry Ford / Greenfield Village that included having lunch at Big Fish. Selection is... More

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Detroit, Michigan
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I had no idea this was such a nice restaurant. We live nearby and have driven by many times, but I assumed this was a silly chain (it does share a parking lot with TGI Fridays). We called for a reservation, just in case, but it wasn't needed for a Thursday night. It was my birthday and they printed me... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

The name perhaps is a misnomer because we dined inside with nary a glance at any sunset. It really should be named Early Bird Special but that doesn't have the cache of dining and the sunset. For $15.99 you get quite a selection from the 3 course menu. Three starters, four entrees, and three dessert selections. I had the caesar... More

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Middletown, Connecticut
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285 reviews 285 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We came here for a birthday a couple weeks ago and everyone who ordered fish - grilled, blackened, etc really enjoyed that. The birthday boy unfortunately ordered a seafood pasta and the pasta was all clumped together and not cooked well and he was the only person who didn't quite enjoy his meal. He'll learn for next time and order... More

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