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Tony's Original Restaurant

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2612 State St, Saginaw, MI 48602-3994
(989) 793-1801
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Saginaw, Michigan
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142 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just stoped for a light dinner with my spouse the other day, it had been a long time since we last visited. Boy have things changed, and not for the better! New pizza sauce on steak sandwich, onion rings out of a bag, same with french fries! They still give you plenty to eat, but the reason to go to... More 

Thank LJB049
Saginaw, Michigan
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76 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Big portions, good food, great value. The food here is consistently good. Be prepared to share a meal and still have leftovers! They're known for their steak sandwich and fries with gravy.

Thank afrench2014
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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523 reviews
331 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

Have been going to Tony's Restaurants for years and every time I go there, I know that the food is going to be plentiful, good, and served by friendly staff. I love the Tony Sandwiches with extra sauce - but I also love to go for breakfast as the toast is great Italian bread made by the bakery next door... More 

Thank Nancy O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I frequent this restaurant a few times a month. It is well-liked by us "locals" and has great food. One of the best breakfasts in town.

Thank Andrew R
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Love the steak sandwich. Get it grilled with cheese and an order of onion rings. Fast service. If there's room for dessert, get the banana split. They also have great breakfast.

Thank Jason M
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77 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome breakfast at Tony's Fashion Square each of us ordered something different we all left satisfied and more than full.

Thank traveled0ne
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2016

There are 4 Tony's restaurants in the immediate Saginaw, MI area. 3 are acceptable. This one on State St., near the corner of Bay Rd. & State St., falls far short. Let's start with cleanliness - it isn't! We sat in a booth with a shelf behind it with a thick layer of dust and a dead fly on it.... More 

Thank DrBill S
Royal Oak, Michigan
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159 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2015

The "steak" sandwich is really more like a burger on really good bread. Be sure to get the pizza sauce & cheese + mushrooms. Also try the deep fried cauliflower - very tasty

Thank williephips
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2015

The food at this location is still tasty, but the waitstaff/kitchen has become very disorganized. Food comes out a different times, mixed up orders, running out of food. A recent takeout order of two burgers and a small nacho took almost 60 minutes, 40 of which were spent in the store repeating my order three times and the kitchen burning... More 

Thank michmitten
Saginaw, Michigan
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142 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

This is the home of Tony's Steak Sandwich, and the piles of bacon breakfast! Prices have crept up over the last few years but it is still a value for the quality and quantity of food. So if you have a craving for old school diner style food this is a great stop, oh and don't forget their Sundae or... More 

Thank LJB049

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2612 State St, Saginaw, MI 48602-3994
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw
  • Phone Number: (989) 793-1801

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?