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7990 N Alger Rd, Alma, MI 48801-9783
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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michigan
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132 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Dont do it . seriously someone needs to call the health department table were sticky floors were sticky Food was burnt. staff were confused

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Thank kellie-jo
Jackson, Michigan
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92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

we visited this so called restaurant at 9 am on a Friday morning, being rushed because of work we wanted the so called breakfast bar, VERY BAD DECISION! the food was cold, the coffee was cold, only thing that was right was the ice water! we advised the "waitress" of our concerns and she informed the "manager" who tried to... More 

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1 Thank Thomas M
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Food is nasty, had to wait for it too long. Bathrooms were dirty and the staff was ok. Food was burnt and they do not have a weight watcher menu no more.

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Thank Julie H
Texas
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Perfect place to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Wide selection on the menu, with breakfast served all day long.

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Thank Danny E
Mackinac Island
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36 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Came in expecting to be greeted at the door since it was slow.... And waited for quite a while. Finally I said screw it and sat down at a booth table in the sunlight for some natural light. When the assistant manager came over(she had a fake appearance of trying to look younger than she really was), she asked if... More 

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Thank Ohboyshecritiques
Michigan
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This place is located near our home. I'm rating it in comparison to othe Big Boys I've been to. Depending on the day you're there service could be good or bad. Same goes for the food the salad bar use to be decent but compared to other Big Boys it's not that great. Containers get empty and no one cares... More 

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Thank Colliesnbunnies
Edwardsville, Kansas
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We stopped for lunch and had good food and good service. if you remember the 50's you will enjoy this restaurant.

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Thank Murphydd
Macomb, Michigan
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207 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We like Big Boy's very much, but this one is lacking. I think it was because I was overcharged. We ate breakfast twice there. We stayed at the horrific hotel next door and they had $5 coupon for "free" breakfast. The weekend breakfast bar was $9.99 -- it was ok. You can order off the menu, and get a hearty... More 

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Thank Tarainjag
Merritt Island, Florida
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Dried out French toast and potatoes and other items bland and not fresh and scrabbled eggs were gross and cold. Waitress Ashley was at the kitchen window rearranging items with her bare hands on the someone's plate then put plate in microwave before delivering the food to the customer. I've never saw a waitress take food from the kitchen window... More 

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Thank Rick R
Jackson, Michigan
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92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

this big boy is so much out of date compared to other locations we have visited. short on wait staff even when not busy. the food was ok just high priced. floor was cleaned as we were eating breakfast, the breakfast bar didn't have much of a selection

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Thank Thomas M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7990 N Alger Rd, Alma, MI 48801-9783
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Gratiot County  >  Alma

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