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22385 E 10 Mile Rd, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080-1378
(586) 771-5715
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Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Went for the perch, stayed because the waitress was slooow!

There were only 4 other people in the restaurant as we don't like the lunch time rush and tend to go out after 1pm or so. Slow and inattentive but pleasant waitress took care of us. Two orders of perch dinner and a couple of sodas. The food was good but took forever. We both wanted more tartar... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 6, 2014
Parkers_Momma_48080
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Detroit, Michigan
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Detroit, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

There were only 4 other people in the restaurant as we don't like the lunch time rush and tend to go out after 1pm or so. Slow and inattentive but pleasant waitress took care of us. Two orders of perch dinner and a couple of sodas. The food was good but took forever. We both wanted more tartar sauce and... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The perch is of the best that we have had, but it is not cheap. We were very surprised how slow the service was. The server was very polite and pleasant, but we had to wait and wait for drinks and food. She did not seem to be overstressed, so it was a surprise to us that every request took... More 

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S.C.S.
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

excelent place to go out for a meal the food is very good and resonbly priced the staff are very friendly and helpful love dinning there

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Clinton Township, Michigan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

When your boating all day or out and about at the Nautical mile this is one of better places to go. Drinks arent watered down food is good, always seems to be busy but get you in and out pretty qucik. I like the fact it has an outdoor bar and places to eat

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East Lansing, Michigan
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107 reviews 107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The waitress was nice, but our dinners took forever to come and was so-so tasting. Absolutely no apologies or reduction in the bill. Do not plan to return.

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Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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98 reviews 98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We consider it a rite of passage for summer to sit on the patio on a warm Saturday night and enjoy the cold beer and awesome perch! Very good coleslaw, too! Server was attentive and friendly!

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Southfield, Michigan
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My wife and I visit POB's at least once a month for a fill up on Fried Perch and "Best Ever" Tarter Sauce...never been disappointed. Service is good...young women who are always smiling. The kitchen is prompt on all nights other than Saturday when things can get a little hectic...but the bar drinks are really cold and large so the... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The food is of exceptional quality for a bar. Everything I've tried has been solid. Has the feel of a neighborhood pub, regulars and staff both very nice and welcoming.

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Burnsville, North Carolina
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145 reviews 145 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The service is always really good, waitresses sweet, friendly and attentive. I am still longing for the Smelt of a few years back. They were plump, lightly breaded and plentiful. Now, smallish, a bit greasy and wished I had a few more. Fun place, good TV's even in dining room. Wish they had better house wines, but a great neighbor... More 

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grosse pointe michigan usa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

You can't beat the perch at Pat O'Brien's. Be it Summer or Winter, they're the best around. The service is friendly, the food very good and I recommend it to friends and family.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 22385 E 10 Mile Rd, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080-1378
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saint Clair Shores
  • Phone Number: (586) 771-5715
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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