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Nino's Family Restaurant

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1705 Columbus Ave, Bay City, MI 48708-6828
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bay City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

The owners go to Italy every summer to keep up with authentic Italian cuisine. Great for couples family,friends or business.

Thank Sandra2D
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

I ran across a picture of the pizza at Ninos and had to make a visit. The atmosphere is really cool there with Chianti wine bottles hanging EVERYWHERE. The pizza was really good too. I would say that this place is a hidden gem for sure. We have driven past it so many times and had no clue at what... More 

Thank Tracy K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

Went to dinner on a quiet Sunday evening. Wendy was a great waitress and the food was wonderful. The Veal Romano was great! We'll be back!

Thank Sandibbauer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

Went to this annual Christmas time dinner..Was absolutely fabulous... Each flavorful dish was presented with an Italian wine. I felt like I was in a family home in Italy. Will definitely go back

Thank Karen K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Nino's is family owned and authentic. We have tried a variety of menu options since we discovered Nino's in 1993, and we have always had a wonderful culinary experience. Please note that the restaurant closes every summer as they return "home" to Italy.

Thank Lori W
Bay City, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I am a mature single woman, so I like finding a restaurant where I feel welcomed when I dine alone, and I can relax and enjoy my meal. I can honestly state I have never had a bad meal in nearly six years of dining here. The staff remembers your name, and the owner comes through the restaurant and visits... More 

Thank Michele G
Bay City
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Beautifully decorated just like the Old country.....Awesome food, we are never disappointed. Wait staff is efficient and courteous and the owner is usually always there making sure her customers are happy. Pleasant atmosphere and great place to try authentic Italian.

Thank Julie R
Detroit, Michigan
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Returned to Nino's tonight for the first time since my first visit in March. This time, my mother from California came with - my Sicilian-by-marriage mother from California. Unfortunately, we had the same server. He simply is not cut out to be a server. He is VERY polite and respectful, but he is not knowledgeable of the menu and forgetful.... More 

Thank Jac G
Frankenmuth MI 48734
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We used to go here year's ago; and have not been back until recently. Everything was how I remembered (and liked), from previous visits. A great menu, Good service, and the atmosphere is very quaint. We live about 20 miles away now; but we will be back to enjoy this unique restaurant.

Thank jbk_10
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208 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

I would have rated this place higher but it was SO SLOW. It was not the fault of the wait staff. The food was good but the meal was spoiled by how long it took to get our meal. I don't like having to wait over an hour for my food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1705 Columbus Ave, Bay City, MI 48708-6828
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: 989-893-0691

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?