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Skip's Restaurant & Catering


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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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.
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Buffet
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Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I have gone here for years. You can always expect excellent prime rib and friendly waiting staff. Have eaten both off the menu and the Seafood Buffet. Although I am not a Tilapia fan, I can usually find other items to satisfy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 1bluedevilfan
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Popular place! Ran into a couple friends while there! Went for the Friday night seafood buffet and was pleasantly impressed with items that I’m not usually impressed by; mussels and butterflied-breaded-deep fried shrimp. They both had above average flavor, not rubbery, and just enough breading....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vicki H
Reviewed December 26, 2018

My husband and I decided to do a short getaway for the 2018 Thanksgiving holiday and weekend. We had reservations at Skip's as this is OUR MOST FAVORITE PLACE for dinner. Anytime we visit New Buffallo for a long weekend, we eat here at least...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 20, 2018

My son and family set up this most awesome surprise birthday dinner for me at Skips tonight 11/20/2018. the owner and staff were absolutely amazing! The food was truly outstanding! They made my favorite cake angel food, with fresh strawberries and real whip cream all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kim B
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Came here on a Saturday night with friends. Husband and I had the AYCE Seafood buffet, with crab legs and prime rib. Both delicious, including side dishes, salad bar, bread and butter, and assorted desserts. Good selection of drinks and beers. Buffet pricey at $39.95,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SandAndSunny
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Our family recently reserved a room for a birthday party. I have say the food was fantastic and the drinks were good, and the birthday cake was untouchable tasty and light. We all had a great time. One very obvious problem was observed. We had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 204paulf204
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Skips is a restaurant that has been in the area many years and they are known for their deliciously prepared steaks. If you want a special place to take that special someone for the perfect meal this is the place. I have been their several...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank CalicoC-Lo
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Read reviews and thought we would give it a try. Didn't have reservations on a weekend night but walked right in and was seated. Had a decent beer menu. Ordered the calamari which was okay at best. I ordered the Lake Perch, our server, Kelly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank M B
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This restaurant should be number 1 on any restaurant list for the Harbor Country cities...it is perfect in every way...great drinks, great food and great service! This was our first time in New Buffalo, and we are coming back, and Skips will be our first...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank fasteddie174
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

The food was good, walleye was frozen and a bit dry. Not enough wait staff so the meal took way too long! Not recommended with children for this reason.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisa M
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Tina K
March 10, 2018|
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Response from Rhonda S | Property representative |
Thank you for asking! Yes, we offer the seafood and prime rib buffet every Friday and Saturday. Thank you, Rhonda Sobecki, general manager
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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