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Big John Steak & Onion

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G3485 Fenton Rd, E Mandeville, Burton, MI 48529-1115
+1 810-235-5031
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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River Rouge, Michigan, United States
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I got the chicken and bacon barbecue sub. Very delicious, meaty and full of flavor. Line moved quick and place looked clean.. Also had Texas chilli with cheese. That was pretty decent chilli also. Definitely better than Subway. Dine in or carryout.

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Thank Michael R
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love going here to get their steak and onion. They grill it in front of you so you know that its fresh.

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Thank Kristine P
Sears, Michigan
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I have lived in the Flint area all my life and love Big Johns the store on Davison Rd makes the best sandwich some stores are dry and way less meat but Davison Rd is great I go at lesser once a week

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Thank Gib M
Burton, Michigan
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Fantastic subs that are jam-packed with meat. Don't forget to ask them to put on banana peppers and sauce tho, or they may not put it on. They also have wheat buns, but you have to ask for that option.

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Thank Rebecca J
Flint
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

what a great deal! Not only are their sandwiches large but made to order..fresh! The price is great & the service was friendly & courteous!

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Thank Deborah F
Flint, Michigan
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Big Johns on Fenton road near Bristol rd. is the best of the chains located in Flint and Genesee county area, they have the best salads steak and Onion plus much more

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Thank Ricardo R
Burton, Michigan
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2016

great sandwiches made while you wait. great steak subs chicken subs and cold subs. they also have salads and chili. they are very fast and will make your sandwich without onions if you prefer.

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Thank rgreen2015
Flint, Michigan
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2015

The steak and onion hoagies are wonderful. I like to throw in some Italian peppers on the side! Yummy! Their steak salads are also a great idea!

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Thank Mar R R
Burton, Michigan
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Big Johns is a Genesee tradition and while not quite up to what it originally was it still is a quick good value meal.

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Thank Roy48509
Burton, Michigan
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

This is a great place with good service n yummy food. The one on Fenton Rd. Is my favorite they ha e long time employees and that proves to me that it's a great company.

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Thank Tami G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:30
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G3485 Fenton Rd, E Mandeville, Burton, MI 48529-1115
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Burton
  • Phone Number: +1 810-235-5031

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