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254 W Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4212
+1 517-351-2506
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
254 W Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4212
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Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Great lunch. Fortunately (for us), not much of a student presence at that time of day, but still very busy. Squeezed a couple of spots at the bar. Burgers, wraps, tater tots, First Oberon of the spring. Definitely will try to get back there.

Thank rbronsink
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Crunchy's has been a top rated student destination for as long as I can remember. It has an excellent beer list, and great bar food. (Especially pizza and hamburgers) The only downfall is its size, it fills quick and people tend to stay. When school...More

Thank scoutergar
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Great place for lunch. They have a wide variety of menu items. Service is pretty quick. Food is always good.

Thank Bob5460
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Love this burger bar! Savannah was the best ever. We had 30 people, all our food was hot, fast, correct and it was absolute service with a smile. Subtract the biggby parking tickets and it was an awesome experience!

Thank Katrina F
Reviewed February 22, 2017

This place is conveniently located near MSU Campus which is great. On the inside, it looks like a regular pub, but the food and the people make the difference. The servers are super friendly all the time, always smiling regardless if the place is packed...More

Thank LeitoCarvajal84
Reviewed February 17, 2017

We came here for dinner before a Michigan State basketball game, arrived quite early so no trouble getting a table. Place was packed by the time we left though. Had decent wine, beer, I had a great black bean wrap for dinner, really liked it,...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The food and the service has always been excellent at Crunchy's. This an great spot ot walk to as the parking is very limited.

Thank packy43
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Solid good basic food done up extremely well; during Michigan State University sessions can be crowded during lunch and dinner hours.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Typical bar food, done well. Burgers, tater tots, pizza, the usual. Service was good, as were the burgers.

Thank rwgrncrd
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Burgers with pretzel bread and avocado's and a beer! Fantastic! Great Onion rings. Turkey burger not the best.

Thank marknmr
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Response from LMSmith1957 | Reviewed this property |
During the daytime hours til 6p or so I think it'd be fine. I'd avoid, in particular Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings/nights -- big time college students' night's out. If your kids are teens or older, might be a good... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254 W Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  East Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-351-2506
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