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42874 Woodward Ave, West Bloomfield, MI 48304
(248) 239-3663
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Watch March Madness Here

Great bar with many beer and appetizer choices and well place televisions. If you want to share cheers during March Madness or a hockey game, this is a fun place. We love the food too. All of the sandwiches are good with great fried pickles (a must order) and a surprisingly tasty tuna wrap.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
sarahsinfo
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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English first
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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106 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

My son loves this place, and though my experience has been spotty, I agreed to go and see if things had improved. They most surely have not. The most glaring change is that the portions are shrinking. My son eats the chicken tenders and in the past has had ample servings, but the last few times even he has complained... More 

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Great bar with many beer and appetizer choices and well place televisions. If you want to share cheers during March Madness or a hockey game, this is a fun place. We love the food too. All of the sandwiches are good with great fried pickles (a must order) and a surprisingly tasty tuna wrap.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Rusty Bucket has pretty good food! This place was jam packed on a Wednesday evening, but we still got our food in a timely manner and the wait staff was pretty friendly. One thing I thought was cool is that they add kale to their cesar salad ( I LOVE Kale). I had a really good drink that my friend... More 

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Michigan
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177 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

These folks at the Rusty Bucket have this restaurant thing figured out. Its first and foremost a restaurant but also a friendly neighborhood bar with copious TVs to watch your favorite sports. Beer is featured here but its the menu that keeps us coming back - my person fav is the tuna wrap - well seared rare tuna loaded with... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
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47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Food is tasty but, even though there are lots of "comfort food" options, wouldn't be mistaken for homemade. Good menu and prices are as expected. Our group of four had three meatloafs and a tilapia "blue plate special". The meatloaf meal was tasty and the portion size was just right. The lime tilapia was very good with the salsa and... More 

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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Service and food excellent, great value for money. Was a tad noisy for our liking but that could have been because there appeared to be a boy's night out going on! Would definitely go back though.

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Michigan
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is a great restaurant/pub. It has a great atmosphere. It is super clean, they have a large bar area, also tables throughout restaurant and also many high top roomy booths. They have a really nice private conference room for meetings or a private event. They hevae a large menu. The burgers are awesome and perfectly cooked. They are very... More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

While in town for business, stopped in here two nights ago to have a beer and watch the basketball game. Excellent beer selection on tap, many craft brews to choose from. Carlen, bartender, was great! Always had my next beer ready, knowledgeable about her beers on tap! Def would visit here again!

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Troy, Michigan
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My whole family loves the Rusty Bucket. We love the variety on the menu, the very nice, but casual atmosphere, the great food and the friendly and efficient service. That's why we go out of our way to go to the Rusty Bucket. On Sunday, they have the best Hot Browns outside of Kentucky. What's a Hot Brown? Try one... More 

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Clarkston, Michigan
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Our family stopped in for dinner and had a tasty meal. We got to test out the variety of their menu. We had a fish dinner, salad, pizza and children's pasta dish and everyone left happy. The restaurant is clean and well cared for. While this was a family meal, it was nice that they had several TV's on so... More 

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Additional Information about Rusty Bucket

Address: 42874 Woodward Ave, West Bloomfield, MI 48304
Phone Number: (248) 239-3663
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  West Bloomfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 42874 Woodward Ave, West Bloomfield, MI 48304
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  West Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: (248) 239-3663

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?