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Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
269-857-2676
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Day tripper!

Day trip to Saugatuk with the hubby and stopped for a beer. This place has the perfect dive bar vibe. Great music, friendly service. If we were staying in town for a week we'd spend at least 1/2 a day here just relaxing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
kariejeanne
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

had a blast there enjoyed the drinks and fun atmosphere would love to return tonight good crowd also enjoyed chit chatting

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Brighton, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

not a huge selection of draft, but ok...juke box only plays blues songs, which was ok this nice with my friends, but it would be nice to have a couple "pick-me-up" songs in there to play as well.

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Saugatuck, Michigan
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I think I met my future husband there LOL serious great atmosphere great place fun stuff!!!!drinks are perfect music is great

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Holland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Fun place to be great atmoshpere great drinks great music great people I will be back soon...bartender makes then perfect!

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This place is a total shot-and-a-beer-joint, hole-in-the-wall, awesome place. Great place to play pool, listen to live music, and have a general great time! Not a fancy bar, or upscale at all, but is a good time!!!!!

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Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Day trip to Saugatuk with the hubby and stopped for a beer. This place has the perfect dive bar vibe. Great music, friendly service. If we were staying in town for a week we'd spend at least 1/2 a day here just relaxing.

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Farmington, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Kind of a dive bar, but in a good way Tons of blues on the juke box. Bartender that looks like Moses on a motorcycle. Seems like it's a locals hangout, but everyone was nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Great bar with excellent beer selection. Very excellent bar tenders. Music was spot on. Bluesy, rock coming from the juke box and craft beer on tap. Who could ask for more.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Played pool (50cents/game), enjoyed jukebox tunes (3songs/$1), and drank Saugatuck Brewing Company draft beer in a comfortable/towny/dive-y place. A lot cleaner than it was 10yrs ago. Good drink specials. Helpful staff. Cash bar.

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South Haven, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I have never eaten at or will probably never eat at but always down for a drink at the Sandbar. It is nice to get away from the touristy places and sit at a regular person bar. The prices are affordable and they make good drinks. This not high class but working class place, lots a fun.

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Address: Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
Phone Number: 269-857-2676
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck

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  • Address: Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
  • Phone Number: 269-857-2676

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