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40 Butler St, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8401
269-857-3501
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, friendly service

Comfortable, good food. The menu has a wide variety but the whitefish was delicious. Reasonable prices, friendly service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
aimeesmcpherson
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Cleveland, Ohio
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Cleveland, Ohio
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Comfortable, good food. The menu has a wide variety but the whitefish was delicious. Reasonable prices, friendly service.

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bloomfield hills, MI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We sat inside since the evening was so warm. Hope to go back someday and sit on the beautiful patio overlooking the water. I had a very nice Bloody Mary and the walleye with mashed potatoes. It also came with a salad or soup. It has a typical waterside atmosphere, the service was good but slow, it was very busy.... More 

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21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I love the butler!! Especially in the summer on the deck looking out over the Kalamazoo river!!!!!!!

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Lansing, Illinois
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We love to come here to have a nice drink or to have something to eat. Great views and great service.

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Chicago, Illinois
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99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This is a review on the ground transportation around the Saugatuck area! I could not find the catagory for this service so I"m using the Butler as a location. We were able to use this shuttle service to take us around town for only $1.00 and 50cents for seniors. Its called INTERURBAN you just call them from where your staying... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

the family that owns this are fantastic people , just bought home in town and they made me feel very welcome

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Sat outside on the deck. Good ambiance and great weather. Had the hummus appetizer. Tasty but not too over-the-top. The highlight was definitely the burger! Although my wife didn't care for it, I LOVED it! Great flavor, nice and juicy and tasted like it came right off the grill! All-in-all a pretty good experience. I will be back for another... More 

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I was on a road trip with the folks and our first night into this BEAUTIFUL area we asked the gal at our hotel for a recommendation where we could enjoy the water. She said to go to THE BUTLER. First impression- a deck with a wonderful view of the water and boats. Well, I am from California coast and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The pub burger and sweet potato fries were delicious. We had crab stuffed mushrooms as an appetizer and they were also delicious. Would go back again. It is located right on the lake near the harbor with great views. Prices were average, I think a burger was around $10.

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Wyoming, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Prices are reasonable. Wait staff is fun. I had the Hawaiian Burger which was super juicy and yummy. I could've sat there all day and watched the boaters. Outdoor seating was available even on a busy night.

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Address: 40 Butler St, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8401
Phone Number: 269-857-3501
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
Cuisine: American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 40 Butler St, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8401
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
  • Phone Number: 269-857-3501

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children

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