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Old Town

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122 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1321
+1 734-662-9291
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar, Pub
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122 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1321
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Wood and exposed brick give this restaurant the feel of the original 1898 tavern. Wait staff could be seen hugging several apparently regular patrons. Staff was attentive without being overbearing. The U-shaped bar filled up quickly. Food is solid. The veggie pits was excellent.

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have loved this place for years. Really good chowder, my husband loves the burgers. It can be a little noisy, but not enough to discourage me from going back.

Thank 771nicole
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My latest trip to the Old Town was just for food. The Ann Arbor Summer Festival had been rained out and it was too early for jazz at another nearby club in the Main Street/Liberty area. I had a bowl of their homemade chili (passable)...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Old Town is a fantastic bar. The waitresses are friendly and the beer is good. The clam chowder is to die for. All the food is great.

Thank prettygirl2017
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The grilled cheese is very good. Better is the gumbo, if available. Towny joint. Solid place. Good for lunch, fine for dinner, too. Pleasant staff.

Thank Brookie69
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The Old Town Tavern always has a nice selection of beers on tap. I consider this as a must-stop any time I'm in Ann Arbor. It's a great place to meet up for drinks with friends. The waitstaff is always friendly and the crowd is...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our casual dinner here and liked the variety on the menu--southwestern fare, burgers, salads and soups, a number of vegetarian options. Our waitress was delightful. The food, however, left much to be desired. The recommended gumbo was unlike any we'd had before, and...More

Thank 216LNS
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Good food but nothing fancy. Friendly staff, burgers, fajitas- sports bar fare. Nice place, a little loud so be prepared .

Thank adam_nola
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Ann Arbor is, well, Ann Arbor. And you expect things to be a little "different". The trendy new places on Main have all seemingly aimed at upscale foodie. But Old Town remains, like its name, old Ann Arbor. Good food, service, and value - all...More

Thank sheckyboy
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Post game we headed right to Old Town and luckily we got the last open table before it really got swamped. Our waitress was really hustling to keep up with the rush of fans descending on the place. She did a good job keeping things...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-662-9291
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