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Dead Creek Saloon

) #17 of 25 Restaurants in Frankenmuth ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Pub
8030 S Gera Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9550
+1 989-652-8382
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
5 weeks ago
“A tad better than typical bar food”
15 Oct 2016
“Always delicious popcorn!”
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American, Bar, Pub
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8030 S Gera Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9550
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Reviews (40)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place has good food! I love breaded wing dings and can't get them down south, these were so delicious I ordered some to go! It's just a fun place to relax and have a cocktail or two.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When coming into Frankenmuth, this conveniently located watering hole is just on the southern edge of town on the banks of the Dead Creek. Though nothing here would qualify as "gourmet", the offerings are solid renditions of typical tavern fare. The beer is quite good...More

Thank A Brian C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We drive by this place often and always say we should stop. Well, this time we did and it was terrific. Waitress was very attentive, beers were cold and the appetizers were wonderful. I have been told the burgers are the best....next time I will...More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The Dead Creek Saloon is a friendly local's spot for a meal or a snack. Always delicious popcorn! I recommend you give the burger a try! This place is comfortable and casual (in an awesome way!). Lots of interesting brews on tap, too!

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We visited family in Frankenmuth last week. We went to Deer Creek on Saturday for the Prime Rib. We all had the 10 oz which was a nice portion with a side salad that was almost as big as a dinner salad. Food and service...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We stopped in here for beers after shopping. The atmosphere was great, the servers were extremely friendly and very knowledgeable on how to make various drinks. We were only here for drinks, but I wish we were hungry enough for dinner since the steaks coming...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 15 March 2016

BBQ outside grilling steaks and salmon. People are very friendly, serve was great also. Husband and myself had Mushroom Bacon Burger and Reuben Sandwich. Yummy! Have been to Dead Creek a few times always excellent food.

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We visited later on a Sunday evening, not sure if kitchen would be open. The young lady that took care of us was working behind the bar and on the tables as well. Service could not have been better. We opted for the daily special...prime...More

1  Thank Kristine D
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Came with a small group, I should have known when I saw household grills on the porch not to order. If your ordering beer ...not bad, ordering food...skip this place! The salad was fine, took a while before we got that...and then our dinner came,...More

Thank bantfarm
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We stopped here to have lunch with my sister and her husband. There was only one waitress and cook. There were a few people at the bar and two booths with customers. We knew the waitress was busy so we order some bottle beers my...More

Thank boopsie58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8030 S Gera Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9550
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Frankenmuth
  • Phone Number: +1 989-652-8382
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