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Big Buck Brewery and Steakhouse

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550 S Wisconsin Ave, Gaylord, MI 49735-1742
+1 989-732-5781
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beer selection good,little pricy atmosphere nice. Service with a smile. For the time of year it was busy.

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Thank Connie C
Livonia, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited new years day and we had the place to ourselves in the mid afternoon. The decor was breathtaking, I had never seen a big buck brewery and was VERY impressed. Waitstaff was very attentive. Food arrived quickly. Prime rib was EXCELLENT, as was the otsego pasta dish which was just DIVINE. The chicken breast was cooked to PERFECTION... More 

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Thank emilvee74
Indianapolis, Indiana
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Building and decorations are nice and that's about all. Food was terrible and way overpriced. We have been to Gaylord 3 time's now and always wondered why this place was never packed and now we know.

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Thank broughtonfamily611
Royal Oak, Michigan
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can barely remember when this place used to have great beer and food, and always be really busy. The last few years, it's really gone down hill and there's never anyone there when we go. Today was probably our last visit. Only 8-10 customers, but service was non existent. Planned to eat lunch, but with the lack of service,... More 

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Thank beersteve
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I visited the brewery on November 19th and had a wonderful meal. I had the Reuben and it was delicious! I also had a Pineapple beer and it was incredible :) The decor is neat and the atmosphere is wonderful. I had an amazing experience. Thank you!

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Thank Elizabeth D
Brighton, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My boyfriend and I were staying at the Baymont which is right next to the restaurant and decided to order carryout because we wanted something close. I tried to check their website to find their menu, and unless it is hidden, I could not find it anywhere. I ended up having to use an outdated menu that I found on... More 

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Thank Bailey A
west branch, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I never thought I would say don't go somewhere but I am.. The service was very poor, the food taste and quality was not worth the price and the ladies bathroom was not stocked.. This was my first and qarantee last time.. very disappointed

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1 Thank Christine K
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Great food and great beer selection, just a little on the expensive side. I would like to go again eventually, and definitely recommend it if you've never been there.

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Thank Brendan W
La Feria, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The menu appeared intriguing however the results were very average at best. The mussels were very bitter in a white bitter sauce. The shrimp was average. The beer cold with a bite as well. Spicy pasta was also average.

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1 Thank Robert M
Webberville, Michigan
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our steak and potatoes, as well as the root beer. Our server Jake was awesome!

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Thank Brett N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 S Wisconsin Ave, Gaylord, MI 49735-1742
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Otsego County  >  Gaylord
  • Phone Number: +1 989-732-5781

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