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Houlihan's

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American, Bar
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5732 West Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917-2457
517-323-3550
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Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how...
Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.
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Visitor rating
  • 23
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great small plates

We sat in the bar and ordered small plates. Great food, price, and service. Chicken wings are awesome!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
mimishier
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Cleveland, Ohio
via mobile
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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Cleveland, Ohio
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

We sat in the bar and ordered small plates. Great food, price, and service. Chicken wings are awesome!

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Will in Lansing, Michigan my wife and I tried Houlihan's restaurant out. It was close to the hotel and I had heard good things about it. Well I was wrong, hostess didn't seem to be to happy with her job as she sat us. Miss personality! The waiter wasn't much better, we only wanted water and he looked put off.... More 

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Bellevue, Michigan
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Recently took advantage of their free birthday meal offer. Great food and service. I always enjoy eating there. They also list gluten free items on their menu - another bonus.

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Zurich, Switzerland
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

One of a kind mageritha, great nacho's and a real cesar salat that's what youncan get @ Houlihan's. And that's what I was looking for ...

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DeWitt, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I signed up with Houlihan's to receive their emails, and they have some really good deals. My husband really enjoyed their meatloaf. I had to taste it, too, and it really was very good. The waiter was also very helpful. I'm glad we made a reservation, because we were seated immediately. We will be going back.

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Lansing, Michigan
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This is unusual for a chain -- the food is all fresh and is not all pre-prepared frozen stuff that is reheated. I am especially fond of the house salad, which you can order with blue cheese chunks. Yum. The Brentwood Chicken Sandwich is my favorite. The Black Angus Burger is delicious, too, as are the fish tacos. The atmosphere... More 

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BELLAIRE
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We go by this place several times a week, and decided to eat there for Valentine's Day because it was the only restaurant with an opening. The tuna appetizer was fabulous; the scallops and tenderloin with lobster were cooked to perfection. The sides of mashed potatoes and orzo were also very good. Our waiter, Jason, was pleasant, knowledgeable and very... More 

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Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Food and drinks were excellent, but our waiter for everything wrong! Even with his constant clarification after we had ordered. First the bartender had to come clarify what drinks we ordered, then salad was brought instead of soup. Then the waiter asked the vegan at the table if she ordered the medium rare on the steak. Finally the checks were... More 

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Perrysburg, Ohio
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

Wasnt expecting such a nice place in a mall. Waitress was spot on in helping us pick what to try off a big menu. Wife had the scallop special and I had the filet steak dinner. Calimari and shrimp appetizers and chocolate coffee cake for dessert. Good drink selection also. Price is higher but better product. Enjoy

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Traverse City, Michigan
Top Contributor
258 reviews 258 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We love this restaurant. We always stop when in Lansing. Their house chop salad is literally the best I've ever had and that alone is worth coming for. Worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5732 West Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917-2457
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: 517-323-3550

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?