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The Sand Bar

Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
+1 269-857-2676
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“local dive” (2 reviews)
“corner bar” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here twice while in town, because we simply loved everything about it. Simple folks just enjoying a cocktail, listening to some jukebox tunes, which were great retro tunes! Our second night was a Saturday night and the place was packed, and had a...More

Thank 675carmenr
Reviewed September 23, 2018

The juke box is on life support with severely outdated music. The Bar tender is okay. Very dry dive bar type place, if that is your scene. My drink was okay.

Thank Nick S
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We strolled into this Saloon Type Bar for drinks - enjoyed the drinks and atmosphere - just had one drink (ate some popcorn) and moved on. Nice people and great bartender!

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Good drinks, good music. Small, dark bar with several tables and a couple of pool tables in the back. Not too expensive. Cash only.

Thank ckralowetz
Reviewed June 25, 2018

One of the doormen should find a different line of work - preferably a job which doesn't involve human interaction. Our group arrived but after witnessing a doorman swear at the patrons in line in front of us and then shove another, we decided best...More

Thank 1Angus1
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We started our day in Saugatuck with a Bloody Mary at The Sand Bar. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The Spicy Bloody Mary was delicious and they don’t skimp on the spice.

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We always go to the Sands for beers at the bar and to play Keno! It’s so much fun! They have a couple pool tables as well. This is a very old, original bar, not updated at all. They do have light food: hotdogs, popcorn....More

Thank Darlene7958
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Friendly, welcoming staff in comfortable local tavern. Right in the center of town, The Sand Bar is a great place to pop in.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I had a fantastic time at the Sand Bar and the server was very informational - she recmmended several places to have coffee on Butler Street so we had a great meal and then we had coffee in the place that she recommended and it...More

Thank lchum2015
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Great vibe for evening and late night relaxation. Often have live bands which energizes the dance floor on weekends especially throughout the summer season. Always can call in advance to see if live entertainment is scheduled.

Thank Donald M
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Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
  • Phone Number: +1 269-857-2676
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