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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 good32%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“gyros” (5 reviews)
“brisket” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, International
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213 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-1758
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We expected the smoked/bbq foods they highlighted to be much better. No signs of anything having been smoked. We concluded that nothing is probably housemade.

Thank goodlittleeater
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is now a microbrewery as well as a restaurant. We visited on a Sunday afternoon on our way to Mackinaw City. We weren't interested in having a beer while on the road so we stuck to a meal. Despite the restaurant being a...More

Thank magnariderv45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband got the all you can eat cod and I got the gyro with sweet potato fries and we thought it was pretty good. I would have preferred getting another meat with the gyro but I didn't see there were options until afterwards. The...More

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped here on the way to Mackinaw City. Our service was terrible. We wanted salads but they didn't have the ingredients, so we ordered hot dogs and fries instead. The food took a long time to get to the table. The...More

Thank medic72
Reviewed June 10, 2017 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
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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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