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Alex's Railside Restaurant


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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations

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All reviews breakfast smoked pork chop fries toast pies lake perch eggs walleye ice cream rail trail salad bar all you can eat handicap parking great family restaurant home cooked mexican night my husband loves
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met a friend there for breakfast and ordered Corned Beef and Cheese Omlet. Friend was on diet, so he was upset that I was eating sucha a large plate. I did extra exercises that afternon

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John W
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We ate there on Sunday morning. Breakfast buffet before noon, then lunch salad buffet. . Specials throughout the week. Friendly staff. Great food. Lots to eat. Great variety. Just good food. Fast service. . Large seating area. Accommodates large or small groups. Go anytime and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed October 25, 2018

I always order a rail burger basket but have not done so in a while due to poor experience. Decided to try again. Placed my order husband went to get it. Was told that was not my order even though that was what charged. Refused...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jenny1701
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We had a very nice family meal. We all had the perch dinner with salad bar. Wow, the portions were huge. I got the Senior meal that came with 8 pieces of fish and the other 3 got a regular one with 10 pieces each...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lindabP4286CR
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Hearty servings of home cooked meals. Easy access to the pere marquette trail with bike parking and outdoor tables for ice cream. Cream and fruit pies.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank puzzleladies
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Driving you car Up North, maybe riding your bike on the rail trail, this is a great stop for food, drink, deserts(pies) or just an ice cream cone! Food is great along with prices.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LJB049
Reviewed May 16, 2018

I brought a friend here today and it was her first time. First, the location: right on Saginaw Rd on the outer edge of Sanford, it's easy to find, easy to get in and out of, and plenty of parking with better-than-average handicap parking. It's...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Susan C
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

When the prices are cheap, you can't complain too much about average food. Service is alright as well.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank tim m
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Stopped in after having a bad experience at another breakfast restaurant. I have to say the food and waitstaff here are amazing. For a little town restaurant, this place is big on savings! 2 eggs, 3 meat, hash browns, toast and a drink for just...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank K7636WMjamesm
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Everything is fresh cooked, including soups and chili. They don’t used prepackaged foods. And, if you like pies, they get theirs from Judy’s pies which is a local business. Fish, including lake perch and walleye are on the menu daily. They offer special nights which...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Wayne V
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