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Big Buck Brewery and Steakhouse

550 South Wisconsin Avenue, Gaylord, MI 49735
989-732-5781
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Ranked #32 of 56 restaurants in Gaylord
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Just had burgers and they were average. Tried several beers and all were great. Did not try the wine but will next visit. There are liquors available to purchase and bottled beers. We sat at the bar and the scenery was great. Business was slow early in the day on July 4th.

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

When we walked we were approached by a woman in street clothes and asked us how many, we weren't sure she was the hostess by her appearance. We asked to sit at the bar and that was a mistake. When we got to the bar, the bartender, if you can call her that, gave us the beer and food menu.... More

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Mancelona, Michigan, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Service was poor, prices are extremely high for the quality of food.Could be a nice place if John taffeta paid a visit.

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Chicago, Illinois
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157 reviews 157 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We always loved going to Big Buck whenever we were in Gaylord, and the last 2 times, we have been very disappointed. The service was unbelievably horrible, and the food was so-so. They have lost a very dedicated Big Buck family :(

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Bland steak, frozen sweet potato fries....gross....no variety over priced for the quality of their food.......the steaks come with mash potatoes and vegetables..... if u want a different side u pay extra.....don't waste your money!!!!!

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Sandusky, Michigan, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

liked the steaks, mashed notates and drinks. Wait staff very friendly and the place was clean. Surprised it wasn't; more busy.

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Lansing, Michigan
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113 reviews 113 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This beautiful Restaurant/ mini brewery was the most happening place in Gaylord for many years. We loved going here whenever we were near Gaylord. Never wanted to give up on this place. But time after time we got terrible service , terrible food , high prices. Great atmosphere and still drive by once in a while and want to stop... More

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London
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Nice spot to unwind after a day of golf/fishing etc......great beers......food is good and the atmosphere is nice IF there is a crowd

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Really enjoyed my dinner, food was very good, especially for a brewery. I really like the décor as well. This is a great place to go for hunters, but I know my wife would enjoy it as well!

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Debbie98
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34 reviews 34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We have eaten there a few times expecting it to be better but never is. Last time our steak was burnt on one side and they flipped it over to show the good side. We decided it was the last visit.

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