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Old City Hall Restaurant

814 Saginaw St, Bay City, MI 48708-5613
+1 989-892-4140
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef medallions” (11 reviews)
“jambalaya” (12 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
814 Saginaw St, Bay City, MI 48708-5613
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here twice and both times the food was very, very good. The noise and acoustics in the building is very loud so don't expect to have a quiet evening. The first time I went I had the beef tenderloin. It was AMAZING...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank atouchofhealth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although it was rated well at the B&B, it was too noisy for my taste. Didn't end of staying there for dinner after waiting for a server for 10 minutes and no one showed up...

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Loretta F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. Drink were good. Service was great. A little pricey. Nice place downtown. Easy walking from hotel.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KimandJeff2016
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Last time we visited this place was worst.,gave another chance definitely stepped it up. Chicken nachos were amazing! Staff very friendly! Thank you for a great evening

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank T5454UEwendyl
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Missed being able to order a simple New York strip or a simple seafood dish. The group I dined with all mentioned higher prices and a "haute cuisine" menu. I guess t just needs some getting send to.Everything we ate was good, but pricey!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank suefP9283FG
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Might have been just a bad night but it was a weeknight (Tuesday) so should have been “normal evening”. First of all, the food is great. Innovative and unusual, excellent presentation, good prices. Negatives: limited menu and smallish portions —both entrees and appetizers. But I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Steve61462
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

If you appreciate restaurants with character, this is a great candidate in the area for sure. Everything that we ate was delicious. Check it out when you can-you will really enjoy it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 174bobf
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I was greeted promptly and seated quickly. Menu provided on a tablet with pictures and descriptions of entrees- helpful! Bar side seemed fun and restaurant side nice yet comfortable; I like that I could wear black jeans yet still get above family diner experience! Caesar...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sagitarious
Reviewed October 9, 2018

I've been to this restaurant a few times over the last 6 months. I've enjoyed going in with a friend for a drink and to split an appetizer (appetizers are awfully big). Dinner however is another story. The best part of our dinner was the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank jvlseattle
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The food is always unique, cooked perfectly. The menu changes with the season. I could go on and on. I will just say this is always my first choice when I am asked "where do you want to go?"

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cathy O
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cara s
March 9, 2017|
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Response from Christy M | Property representative |
Hi Cara, we recommend you to make a reservation (but it is not required), that way we can guarantee a table for you. We are open 12:00pm-6:00pm on Sunday's. How many people and what time were thinking of coming in? Please... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 Saginaw St, Bay City, MI 48708-5613
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: +1 989-892-4140
  • E-mail
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