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All 25 East Tawas Restaurants

Barnacle Bill's

119 Newman St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1209
989-362-5701
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Ranked #9 of 25 Restaurants in East Tawas
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night

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English first
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

I ordered the rib eye, it was terrible. So thin, couldn't cut with a knife and thinner than a quarter. Wanted to order the prime rib that was on the menu to find out they do not serve prime rib dinners anymore. Very disappointed and waitress couldn't do her job and needed help serving. Would not go back. I can... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice place on the Main Street good food and service.Small place some out door tables.Allot of local people there

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

It's a bar, and serves typical bar food. If you go in expecting that, you will be pleased. Even though it was raining, we sat on the patio. It was a nice relaxing meal. Would definitely recommend this place if you are just looking for a casual place to go.

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Illinois
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77 reviews 77 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Make sure you stop for a meal. I had the best taco salad I have ever had there. Good selection on the menu and a great selection of beers. Great service.

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We have eaten there many times of of the meals were great and the cost reasonable. From Pearce to walleye to home made burgers, great food!

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Michigan
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Our sever was awesome!! Food was good and prices are perfectly reasonable. This place has a great atmosphere. We Will definitely be back on this vacation :)

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Valletta, Malta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Ate at Barnacle Bills three times during my stay in Tawas. Breakfast was really good, but the quality of food served later in the day is definitely not as good. My last meal there was some oil-soaked fried fish - not very nice at all. Service can be slow, so don't go in here for a quick meal.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Good food, good service, good prices. Located in the heart of downtown in East Tawas, this Bar/Restaurant is a favorite of locals and visitors. Daily lunch/dinner specials throughout the week such as wings, hamburger bar, hot dog bar, prime rib on Saturdays and a Bloody Mary Bar on Sundays! DJ on weekends and other days during peak tourist season. Huge... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Waitress was nice.Service was good. Food was good but not great. Burger was a little over cooked. Breaded shrimp had to much breading. Ribs didnt have much flavor. Restrooms were clean.

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Cincinnati
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252 reviews 252 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I always find my favorite local hangout and this one is it! I had the pleasure of eating and drinking here four or five times during my stay. The food is excellent, great service and the live music added to a party weekend. The shrimp were hand breaded, huge and quite tasty. The cocktail sauce had a nice bite to... More 

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Additional Information about Barnacle Bill's

Address: 119 Newman St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1209
Phone Number: 989-362-5701
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  East Tawas
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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