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“VERY GOOD FOOD AWSOME PRICES”
Review of Brann's Steakhouse

Brann's Steakhouse
Ranked #76 of 179 Restaurants in Bay City
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Bay City, Michigan
Level 6 Contributor
149 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
“VERY GOOD FOOD AWSOME PRICES”
Reviewed April 3, 2014

I heard about Brann' s on the radio many times on sports talk radio out of Grand rapids. They finally put one in the Bay City area . I went there on a Thursday and it was all you can eat ribs for $8.99 . My first thought before I went there was " it cant be very good for 8.99". I WAS SOOOO IMPRESSED. Pork ribs all you can eat, 2 sides what a deal and very , very ,good.
Service was sooo good as well. The waitress smiled the whole time and was soo good.
If you like ribs and don't like paying an arm and a leg TRY THIS PLACE!!!
Lots of Craft beers to choose form as well . They have CLUB KENO as well

  • Visited March 2014
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2 Thank BJ K
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Richville, Michigan
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“8 oz sirloin filet at lunch”
Reviewed March 5, 2014

You will not find a better lunch special than the filet, aged and marinated for perfect tenderness, soup your choice, salad your choice, and honey butter rolls... wonderful price, flavor and filling.

  • Visited March 2014
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Midland, Michigan
Level 6 Contributor
169 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Poor quality control”
Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

We've tried Brann's three times and it's three and out. We won't be back. The food should be good, but we haven't found it to be. The baked potatoes have been overcooked and the rolls, which are great when fresh, have been hard and tough two of the three visits. The steaks are a poor quality sirloin with considerable gristle. I don't care for their seasoning and even when the steak is ordered without seasoning the meat is not well flavored. The BBQ ribs are decent, meaty and tender. With better attention to quality I'd give three or four stars, but you just can't count on getting a well-prepared meal.

Visited March 2014
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Thank Richard M
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RestaurantManager13, Owner at Brann's Steakhouse, responded to this review, April 17, 2014
Richard,

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Brann’s here on Tripadvisor. We are very sorry to hear that we didn’t exceed your expectations during your visit. We often hear of the many good things here at Brann’s but we believe it is helpful to hear when things are not so good as well. This gives us the opportunity to improve in the future.

We are very sorry to hear your food was not presented to our standards. Please know we are always trying to find ways to wow our customers with great food and a great experience & your feedback will help us in our future processes.

We would like to learn as much as we can about your experience; if you are willing, please email us at admin@branns.com with the approximate date and time of your visit. We would like the opportunity to personally follow up with you. Thank you again, look forward to talking to you soon.

-Brann's Management Team
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Bay City, Michigan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent, as always.”
Reviewed February 20, 2014

I have dined there multiple times now and have always been extremely pleased with every aspect! The server was very knowledgeable about the 14 taps they have and what was most popular, Short's Huma-Lupalicious was really good as was the Atwater Java Porter. I bought one of their Mug Club mugs and I know I'll be using it often to take advantage of the discount you get! I have had their reuben several times now and it's always been delicious. The corned beef is so fresh and the seasoned fries have always been hot and very tasty. About a week ago I tried the boursin sizzler - cooked perfectly, great flavor of both the steak and the boursin cheese on top. The yeast rolls with cinnamon butter are like dessert they are so good! :) Very reasonably priced, my family and I look forward to going again!

  • Visited February 2014
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1 Thank Kaitlyn M
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Hockey Trip”
Reviewed February 18, 2014

This last weekend our hockey team was traveling on a coach bus from Green Bay Wisconsin to a weekend long hockey tournament in the area. We called around to find a place to accommodate our group on Friday night for a dinner as it was the only night that worked best according to how our schedule landed for the weekend with games. Branns said they would have no problem accommodating us and that while our group was large (40+ people) they could for sure have our kids sit together at one table and all of us as parents at another. When our game was done on Friday night, we called to say we were on our way and they response was “we are all set for you”. We were greeted very kindly and were sat down immediately. There were two sisters that were assigned our tables and the onsite manager also stopped by to check-in on us often. Our drinks were served with no delay, our orders taken in a very organized manger, and much to our surprise with an order our size the food was served very quickly. Not to mention everyone in our group thought the meals were extraordinary for taste and very well priced. We could not have been happier with our choice to visit Branns. All of our parents commented all weekend how great it was and how well Branns handled everything with a group our size. Everyone did a top-notch job in servicing us and we never felt we were a hassle or that it was out of their way.

Kudos to the staff for making a first Branns experience for all of us a fantastic one!

  • Visited February 2014
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2 Thank Deb M
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