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Redamak's Tavern


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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner

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Redamak's " The Tradition Continues!!" July 15 , 2018 marks the Maroney Family's 44th year in business. Please note that the original owners George and Gladys Redamak started the tavern back in 1946! Our Specialty "The Hamburger that made New Buffalo, Michigan Famous!!" Freshly Cut , ground and pattied in our Kitchen 7 days a week. Featuring our Famous Working Person's Special Monday thru Friday along with daily menu features. Serving bottle and draft craft,domestic and imported beers. As well as a fine selection of wine and liquor. Shakes , smoothies, and Coke products round out our beverage selection. So without further ado, Come On Bite into a Legend!!
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We generally stop here on our way from Michigan to Chicago. The burgers are good with a unique atmosphere. Be aware there can be long waits, and they only accept cash, no cards.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Rick_from_Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on the way back from Chicago. Excellent service, waitress was one of the best I’ve ever had. Cheeseburger was perfect. Fries were delicious. We got a garden combo appetizer w fried green beans, zucchini, cauliflower and mushrooms. Loved it all. Will...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kariejeanne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to Redamak's seriously since I was born. My family is originally from New Buffalo. My mom waitressed here when I was very young and at one time we lived right across the street from here. Our visit today was our second...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were passing through the area and remembered that my in-laws and their friends would come to eat here. Redamak's did not did not disappoint. The burgers are everything that we were told they would be, DELICIOUS! If we are every passing though, we would...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank peters007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 1st visit of the year. We decided to head out there for their weekday special which includes fries with your burgers. I am also glad they added the option of lettuce and tomato to the burgers. Our server was right on it today. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank RSMores
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We get to Redamak's at least once a year. The burgers were still pretty good and still a little too pricey. I was really hungry and had the big double cheeseburger. It was too much. I felt like I was going to get the meat...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Frank D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious but make sure you have cash. They do not take cards. There is an ATM in the restaurant if needed. The burgers we had were yummy and the onion rings are delicious. Fries were crispy too. We will be back for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Chismk01
Reviewed March 5, 2019

Redamak's opened for the 2019 "season" on March 1.Everything is clean and polished. The wait staff is fresh and enthusiastic. My turkey burger was tasty - served on a fresh bun with sliced onion, lettuce and tomato. French fries are good. If it isn't busy,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TerryL1462
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Not impressed with this place. Not much for vegetarians who want to eat withe their family. Husband had a burger and an hour later, he had to rush to the bathroom

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank cmklausler26
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We picked this place as our first choice had a long wait (we were in town for the weekend) and we were pleasantly surprised by the food quality. The burgers were excellent (especially the turkey burger) and the fish was also good. It's a family...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Norman M
September 13, 2017|
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Response from Expedition168824 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. Cash only
July 24, 2017|
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Response from Ken R | Reviewed this property |
Early afternoon is usually a good time. They have a business mans special during the week so you can save a little bit. Great place and worth any wait.
April 16, 2016|
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Thank you for the question! Please feel free to call the restaurant and ask to speak with a Manager. Depending on the size of your group, day of the week, and or time of the year, would determine how we can accommodate your... More
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