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Ruckle's Pier

££ - £££American, ,
405 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1402
+1 989-386-9531
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hamburger” (5 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
“bar food” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
405 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1402
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We were surprised to easily get a seat at 5:30 on Saturday evening. While several TVs were on, it wasn't too loud to have a conversation. Food was decent. The fish and hot ham and cheese sandwiches on sour dough bread were our favorites. Service...More

Thank Kay D
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Ruckle's is a bar they do what they do well. They could have a better selection of beer but not bad for a local bar.

Thank Kevin I
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Didn't have what I wanted, had nachos instead which were loaded down with lettuce and cold, wings were alright. Took food to go as there weren't tables available hotel stayed at was close with no stops. Likely won't be returning

Thank grneyes131
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I went here on a Tuesday evening with some co-workers to grab dinner. I was very surprised how busy this place was. I just ordered a steak sandwich and some stuffed jalepeno peppers. The food was decent - nothing special - what was to be...More

Thank tprkolbas
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We've visited Ruckle's many times for lunch or dinner, we've had great meals and the patrons seem to know each other.

Thank lsines2015
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The food cheese ravioli, pizza and wings were all very good. Great service and atmosphere. Will surely visit next time.

Thank Chinmay N
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I took my mom and daughter here for lunch at about 1;30 on Sunday. We found a table and tried to have a conversation but the music was blasting so loud we had to yell and still couldn't hear each other. It was so annoying...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a great place to go in Clare to have something to drink or a bite to eat. Great food , and its reasonable. Clare is also good place to go to celebrate St Paddys Day, although rather busy. Wasn't crazy about the service...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The burgers were good. I only give it 3 stars because the service was average. We had to ask for things over and over again. It was a bit frustrating.

1  Thank hemlockmommy
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Great bar atmosphere! Well lit, lots of people having fun! The food was good, the beer was cold, the service was great!

1  Thank leave-it-lay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1402
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Clare County  >  Clare
  • Phone Number: +1 989-386-9531
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