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Lion's Den

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4444 Highland Rd, Waterford, MI 48328-1222
248-674-2251
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 39
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice place with good food and excellent service

Went last night for dinner with our daughter. Menu was diverse and the wait staff were excellent. I had the veal Marsala and my wife had the beef tornadoes- both well prepared, served hot and tasty. Our daughter had their signature bacon Mac and cheese, again well done. Hadn't been before, but we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
doerrway
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Hartland, Michigan
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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84 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Hartland, Michigan
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74 reviews 74 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Went last night for dinner with our daughter. Menu was diverse and the wait staff were excellent. I had the veal Marsala and my wife had the beef tornadoes- both well prepared, served hot and tasty. Our daughter had their signature bacon Mac and cheese, again well done. Hadn't been before, but we will return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Diverse menu, something for everyone. Food was well prepared, tasty and hot. Very friendly staff with great service. Bar area cool sports team, dining room family friendly and even have a 4 seasons patio with fire place and huge TV.

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Waterford, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Great staff and food was perfect!! Never a bad experience ever!! All my food was prepared to the way I requested.

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Waterford, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Ambiance is great food is exceptional as is the service. Location is also good have been there numerous times. Great for meetings or just a night out

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Waterford MI
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Have been going to the Lion's Den for Thanksgiving for a few years and it never disappoints. They have the seating down to an art and we are never left waiting. Service is always very good, as is the food. Price is very reasonable for what is served. Will book again for next year!

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Waterford, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very good food and service. Weekends can be a little crowded. Good selection. Popular spot with an older crowd. Family friend.

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Waterfrd
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Been going for years. Good food & drinks. Love the holiday decor--kids and grandkids love it too. They have a diverse menu, decent prices and good service😄

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Williamston, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Friendly staff, cramped dining area. The food wasn't bad but wasn't that good. The bread sticks were tasteless (borrow the recipe from the Highland House, please). The fish and chips were limp, not crispy. They tasted fine but a bit greasy. I think the kitchen needs to get more excited about their menu. More fresh ingredients would be wonderful! We... More 

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Waterford, mi
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The Lion's Den is a neighborhood and family favorite. The Lion's Den has been around for decades. Clearly, it has survived the test of time! This is the place we go for our birthday dinners, or to meet with friends amidst a casual and enjoyable themed ambiance. The football theme is not overbearing, but simply fun, stemming from the Detroit... More 

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Milford, Michigan
Top Contributor
252 reviews 252 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I have driven by this place 100's of times. But last night, I met an old work buddy here. WOW!!! classic place. Super fresh and clean. Great service, and I really, really liked the vibe. Made me feel welcome and right at home. They had Titos so I was very happy. WE had the appetizer sampler--AWESOME, and I had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4444 Highland Rd, Waterford, MI 48328-1222
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: 248-674-2251

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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