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Skip's Restaurant & Catering

16710 Lake Shore Rd, New Buffalo, MI 49117-8210
+1 269-469-3330
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (79 reviews)
“crab legs” (13 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
16710 Lake Shore Rd, New Buffalo, MI 49117-8210
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

ate here twice over a long weekend and each time was a charm. Good drinks, good food, good service - can't go wrong.

Thank Joann J
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

I was in town with my wife and mother and we tried Skip's on a recommendation from a local. Laid back atmosphere, people were wearing t-shirts and college gear, to collared shirts. They have a salad bar/seafood/prime rib buffet on the weekend for about $35...More

Thank Vincent C
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Give yourself a great a have dinner at Skip's. Prime Pork Chop was out of this world. Husband had the file, another had Prime Rib another had the Fettuccine. All were outstanding. Save room for the Lemon cake.

Thank Leanna M
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Skip's atmosphere is rather depressing and outdated. But they make up for it with consistent service and wonderful steaks! I would definitely come again.

Thank girigamba
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Excellent food and service, convenient location. HIghly recommend the Friday night seafood buffet, recommend reservations!

Thank Deanna B
Reviewed July 15, 2017

There is no better eatery in Harbor Country than Skip's. They have the best prime rib, baby back ribs, snow crab legs, and steaks anywhere. Unfortunately the portions are so large, you won't have room for the wonderful, homemade desserts. 5 Stars

Thank jmputzke
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Good food, very nice atmosphere! A nice little gem I didn't expect to find hidden away in this small area along the lakeshore. Delicious prime rib. Service was slightly less than I would have expected for the atmosphere and food, but not a complete disappointment.

Thank ZazuS1965
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

What a awesome buffet, great prime rib,shrimp,potatoes,fish&crab legs...and the salad bar is beautiful with amazing house made dressing. Then finish off the night with some sweet sweet cheesecake...yum yum A beautiful place to take your wife or date to a beautiful place for dinner...well done...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Maybe I should be embarrassed to say we ate here 3 times in a week!! The first time we had walleye & pike dinners & both were good. We considered the seafood/prime rib buffet which is Fri/Sat but decided no due to it being pricey...More

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Was just there last night with a group of 13 for a family celebration. Food was dee-lish, (some had the buffet) Drinks were good, especially the Raspberry Cosmo and Lemon Drop martini's. Service was great (thanks Jeanne) I like that they have added a few...More

Thank peace_luv_sun
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April 4, 2017|
Response from Fmlm3126 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't get back sooner I really haven't been online. Their menu is online on the website skips new buffalo. I don't know if they have gift certificates you would have to call them direct. There hours start... More
Joanna H
August 1, 2016|
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Response from Clozet | Reviewed this property |
James S
February 18, 2016|
Response from Rhonda S | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for asking. We feature a prime rib and seafood buffet every Friday and Saturday from 5:30 to 9 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16710 Lake Shore Rd, New Buffalo, MI 49117-8210
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  New Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-469-3330
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New Buffalo's only awarding-winning steakhouse, featuring prime rib, hand-carved steaks, seafood, chops, ribs, pastas, sandwiches, salads, Friday and Saturday night seafood and prime rib buffet, banquet facilities and catering services. A casual fine-dining establishment that welcomes families with children, offering a children's menu for children up to 12. Celebrating 44 years in New Buffalo.
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