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American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 23 July 2020 via mobile

We were looking for something different but fast to eat on our family road trip. Due to COVID, could only use drive thru so we were worried when we saw the long line— but it went very quickly. Staff was nice and food was delicious....Our only comment would be to ask if customers want anything extra on the steak sandwiches. We assumed they would have banana peppers because of the photo on website, but since it was our first time we didn’t know we needed to ask for extras like peppers and lettuce.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 31 March 2020 via mobile

Hello All, You've come to the right place. Sizzling steaks on the griddle being sliced before your eyes. Green pepper n onion sauteing with delicious garden variety + more toppings. Have enjoyed coming to Saginaw's Big John Sandwich Shop for 40 years with my Parents...and Friends. Top notch service to get you on with your day. Grab a feast of juicy roasted beef at Big John's of Saginaw.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 16 January 2020

This restaurant is small, not very cozy or well-designed and sits in a worn-down community that struggles commercially. The staff generally consists of poorly-trained young adults who seem more interested in their cell phones than the customer's experience. The wait-time for your order is somewhat...slow, but only because everything is cooked made-to-order, which is great. The good news is the prices are very fair and the food is absolutly worth the wait. The portion sizes are commisserate with the price and the entire menu seems to be worth the amount charged. They offer a barbecued chicken sandwich that will win you over, but if that's not your taste, then you'll LOVE their original steak and onion sub that comes in various lengths. It's like Subway but with much better food.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 28 May 2019

This place was referred by the local hotel for having the best steak & onion subs so we went to try it out. The sub was HORRIBLE even after we waited for ever for the order and the cheese tasted like processed cheese wasn't even...melt all the way. If this is 100% ribeye steak it doesn't taste like it. The service was horrible as well, the cooks spent more time talking than working. No good afternoon or thank you for coming, wow. I want be returning to The Original Bog John Steak & Onion. I'll go back to Jersey Mike's Subs for a steak & onions which is better along with better service.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Picked up a super steak and cheese, it was very good, will definitely be back for another. Good portion and a fair price.

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Their steak salad is delicious. Lots of chopped steak and onions. Would recommend highly.

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed 6 July 2017

If you crave a Steak and Onion sandwich that makes you want to eat till you can't move. than Big John's is the place to go! There is none better!

Date of visit: July 2017
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed having a Steak, Mushroom and cheese sub here. You can see your food being cooked and the food was fresh! The staff were very nice and the cost of food was not expensive at all. After seeing the billboard on the freeway, we finally...decided to stop when passing through that area and boy were we glad we did.More

Date of visit: June 2017
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Decided to try something new and wasn't disappointed. was advised to get extra cheese and the sandwich truly lived up to its name. Staff was friendly Can't wait to be back

Date of visit: April 2017
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Big Johns has awesome food!! Very tasty and very reasonable. My favorite is the # 21 ham and cheese with everything and extra Italian dressing. The managers are very friendly and always make the food fresh to go. Get the 16 inch sub.. That way...you have leftovers for lunch!!!More

Date of visit: October 2016
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