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Alexander's Polish American Restaurant

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559 S Lafayette St, South Lyon, MI 48178-1453
+1 734-926-7065
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was rather disappointed with the silverware and dishes. The staff was excellent and seemed to be trying to make the best of it. I eat with my eyes and the presentation was terrible

Thank Caroline B
South Lyon, Michigan
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to go out and eat when they were in South Lyon before. Glad they have came back but it is a bit on the noisey side for me. Breakfast is great and food is pretty good. Still working out some kinks with service as some of the servers are new.

Thank Displacedbuckeye
South Lyon, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alexander's is a pleasant, family oriented, traditional and reasonably priced restaurant. The atmosphere and meals are simple and enjoyable. Try the dill pickle soup for something really tasty. Their traditional menu items tend to be their best items. The wait staff are great and make me feel like I have just been served by a favorite aunt.

Thank patahata
South Lyon, Michigan
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This place near downtown is a great place for weekend breakfast. The portion are good sized and the staff is very friendly. I have not been there for lunch or dinner but did look over the menu and it seems like a good selection of items for both.

Thank UofM-D
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53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

We live in Ann Arbor and don't get to South Lyon that often but liking pierogis and stuffed cabbages, etc. this Restaurant is the go-to place when we want to do the drive. The wife loves the Polish food. I did the fish & chips. Fish was cod and was good. The cole slaw is excellent. The fries, that fill... More 

1 Thank AAsenior
South Lyon, Michigan
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439 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Lots of locals were there including the Parish Priest when we were there for breakfast. Service was friendly and considerate. Food itself was average, though good portions. It is a small place and has an at home kind of feel to it.

Thank gblack7205
South Lyon, Michigan
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Excellent authentic Polish foods. Great value and a ton of food per platter. We do take out often. Nice wait staff that makes you feel at home.

Thank derekzell
New Hudson, Michigan
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46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

We ordered take out food. The first waitress told us they didn't have a take out menu but luckily an another employee heard and set her straight. There was plenty to choose from. We got some wings and some other appitizer platter. All was good. Heard from my daughter the perogis are awesome. Will definitely try them next time. We... More 

1 Thank Cilantro101
Saline, Michigan
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139 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

Great Polish food. Very good service & plenty of choices on the menu. The homemade soup is delicious! Refills on the soup & the stuffed cabbage is very tasty. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank LindafromMI
Hamburg, Michigan
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101 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food, excellent staff. They are quick to fix anything that is wrong or that you just don't like. The Polish dishes are great!

1 Thank OrangeBackpacker

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 559 S Lafayette St, South Lyon, MI 48178-1453
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  South Lyon
  • Phone Number: +1 734-926-7065

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