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Cranker's Coney Island

213 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-1758
+1 231-796-1919
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“brew pub” (4 reviews)
“beers” (27 reviews)
“ipa” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, International
$$ - $$$
213 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-1758
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very poor system and a slow kitchen combine for a bad experience. Waitresses seem to be flying around with no apparent organization.

Thank William S
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

The beer was below average. I had to have three samples before I found one that was even passable. The chips and cheese were a plate of chips with some pump cheese on the side. The onion rings were tasteless grease bombs with not even...More

Thank P4052ZSlisae
Reviewed May 1, 2017

My wife and I were in town for a conference and were hoping to find a good place to eat. The parking lot was quite full so we thought it was probably a good place to eat. We were seated fairly rapidly, however after our...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Cranker's Coney Island was a great place to take my son while visiting him in Big Rapids. Friendly staff, prompt service in a down home atmosphere.

1  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Great service!! Very cold! Had to get jacket from car. Would not recommend Gyro. Thinly sliced meet that was crispy. Also steak fries on the menu are not steak fries. Pretzel buns on hamburgers are good. Most redeeming quality is the great service received from...More

1  Thank ranrak1984
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Always busy which means good food! all different foods on menu also a brewery really good house salad wraps sandwiches or dinner good omeletts junkyard omelett fills you for the day

Thank dmva1959
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Good food and local crafted beer! I have been here a few times. I have never been disappointed. Really good food, BBQ, coneys, soup, flaming cheese. All good! The beer is good too, you can buy it around West Michigan but they always have small...More

Thank lindsayao
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Stopped for lunch and a craft beer with my wife. Had a Professor IPA, it was great. My wife had a Honey Beer and found it was very good as well. One of the best IPA's I have ever had. They had a very nice...More

Thank John T
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on a Sunday. It must have been a busy weekend as they were out of a few menu items. Service & food were good. Just a tip-if you don't love lemon-don't order the chicken lemon soup. They don't skimp on...More

Thank Taryn F
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

I love Crankers Brewery. Enjoyed a flight of 6 of their craft beers. Honey Kolsch is my vote. Had a wonderful Planked Salmon dinner also. Not looking for beer or an upscale menu-- head next door for a coney ! Can beat either restaurant.

Thank Rita W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-1758
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Mecosta County  >  Big Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 231-796-1919
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