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The Stray Dog Bar & Grill

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245 N Whittaker St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1170
+1 269-469-2727
12:00 - 00:00
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Michigan City, Indiana
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming, good Service and good food. The menu is broad and offers many options The decor is simple but very comfortable

Thank al598
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in August and sat on the roof top portion of the restaurant. This was the first time sitting up there and it was a gorgeous view and a great day to be there. The food was prepared perfect and quick too. You have to visit if you are in this area.

Thank Ray S
Orland Hills, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would recommend this place. They had so many options. We ordered a few appetizers to share, and there was plenty to go around the table. The ahi poke' was so flavorful, and we all agreed that they had the best onion rings. I had a mushroom cheddar burger, and it was fantastic. Everyone enjoyed their meals. There was an... More 

Thank MaggieM04
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Stray Dog Bar & Grill is without a doubt the best New Buffalo has to offer. The placed is packed every day, which goes without saying, since the food is out of this world! Very reasonably priced, with multiple entree's, the best Bar in town, and even a Rooftop dining area as well. Service is excellent, food is excellent,... More 

Thank SeabreezeDrive
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch I had a special and the wife a burger. Both meals were good but the service lacked the attention that we have experienced on previous stops. The impression we got was of I really don't want to be here.

1 Thank Tim O
Crown Point, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We had drinks here during our trip to New Buffalo. Definitely more of a place to come and have food - the menu looked delicious - but we had already eaten. It was still fun and an awesome location.

Thank Katie B
Fox River Grove, Illinois
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333 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

We enjoyed a tasty lunch at Stray Dog. The menu includes a variety of sandwiches, salads, burgers and more. I thought the prices were higher than expected for downtown New Buffalo (a one stoplight town), but things taste good enough that it's worth it. Service was friendly and helpful. The kids in our group enjoyed looking at all the fun... More 

Thank Karen W
Rock Island, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Service was good.Wait staff very attentive.Wait time can sometime be long but worth the wait in the rooftop bar. Food is very good and served quickly.

Thank Richard A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

During the summer the lines for Stray Dog restaurant is always long. So we went during off season to see what the deal was. I was a nice casual restaurant. No need to dress up come as you are. Food and drinks were good....pub style.

Thank RuteleK
Lakemoor, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Cute and quant loved the big windows looking out on the piers. We will be back in the summer to enjoy eating on the rooftop.

Thank Janel J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 N Whittaker St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1170
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  New Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-469-2727

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