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Golden Sands Bucket Bar

2501 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9407
+1 231-873-4909
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good4%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (35 reviews)
“garlic knots” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2501 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9407
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

The service, food and setting are awesome. The outdoor patio can accommodate larger parties, and there are lawn games to keep everyone entertained. They offer a lot of off the beaten path wines that were a wonderful surprise, and the Bloody Mary mix is a...More

Thank GFinMI
Reviewed August 25, 2017

This place was amazing -- delicious food, great selection of local beers, large covered & uncovered patios for summer meals, and very affordable. Definitely try the pizza, you won't be sorry! The wait staff was also very helpful, they knew it was our first time...More

Thank CantStandSnow
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Had a great time in a fun atmosphere. Food and drink were excellent! Definitely would return. Delicious drink of the day- 2EZ. Which it certainly was going down! Two thumbs up!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Had a great time Saturday evening with friends and family. The casual atmosphere was perfect and we had a great time talking to the staff about upcoming events like "Steinfest". Our boys liked talking to Will about Jeeps and the dunes. Highly recommend the Garlic...More

Thank Jeff V
Reviewed August 14, 2017

A small family run establishment that has amazing pizza that can't be compared with any other type I have ever tasted. The flavorful crust could be a meal unto itself. Very decent prices and generous toppings.

Thank Tony K
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The gal working there talked is into trying the food and I'm glad she did the sandwiches were excellent.

Golfndune, Owner at Golden Sands Bucket Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

So glad you enjoyed your meal! We hope to see you again soon! Thanks so much!

Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place in the past. We have visited on every visit to silver lake. This time was a disappointment. After 50 minutes of waiting for our order of one sandwich and a small pizza, then watching others that placed their orders after us,...More

Thank Robert C
Golfndune, Owner at Golden Sands Bucket Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

So sorry your order was lost. We tried to make it up to you by free meals, free bread bites, and lots of attention. I feel so badly that all of other good visits together, and all of our attempts to make it right for...More

Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

The Hawaiian Pizza was great and the friendly service was an added bonus. Wine tasting also a plus😍

Thank Dawn O
Golfndune, Owner at Golden Sands Bucket Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

So glad you came out to play & enjoy!! We hope to see you again soon! & Yes! We do love our wine wall!!

Reviewed July 12, 2017

My first instinct was to keep driving. I have eaten at plenty of "clubhouses" at golf courses around the country. Something clicked when I walked in and found the magic. Magic is when your customers, patrons, are in love with your business. The magic of...More

1  Thank grillinguy
Golfndune, Owner at Golden Sands Bucket Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Awe!!! Hugs to you as well!!! So glad you had a fun magical time!! ☀️We look forward to seeing you again soon!!

Reviewed July 11, 2017

This is a cute restaurant on a golf course. We were warmly greeted as we walked from our car to the entrance. There are several children's games to enjoy while you wait for your food and the indoor/outdoor eating space is really enjoyable (weather permitting)....More

Thank julissam2017
Golfndune, Owner at Golden Sands Bucket Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

Hi! Thanks for coming out to play & enjoy! Glad we were welcoming to you! So sorry your food wasn't up to par for your taste! We hope to see you again soon to try harder to make your day! The Mac & Cheese is...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $8
Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2501 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Oceana County  >  Mears
  • Phone Number: +1 231-873-4909
  • E-mail
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