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Big John Steak & Onion

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3300 E Holland Rd, Saginaw, MI 48601-6608
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Saginaw, Michigan
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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!!!

Thank garabella815
Boyne City, Michigan
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272 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

They make these fresh so if you order more than 1 16", expect to wait a bit. Drive through is kind of slow. Very popular at lunch time.

Thank David C
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128 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

The staff was helpful and very friendly. The steak sandwich were very fresh a flavorful. We were first timers and we were very pleased with our meal we will be back

Thank kellie-jo
Austin, Texas
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

We ate here our last night in Saginaw and what a treat. I loved this steak sandwich! Reasonably priced. I will be back on my next visit Big John's!

Thank Valencia C
Eagle River Alaska
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

The place needs a good cleaning. Yuck! Could use a bit of seasoning and more onions but the steak was tender and plentiful. The bread was wonderful.

Saginaw, Michigan
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

They have a lot of different subs on their menu. I talked to a guy in this location that came up from Flint just because he liked this location. They seem to season the beef perfect.

Thank yankee79
Belleville, Michigan
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014

It was a perfectly adequate cheese steak, not very flavorful but full of meat. Real disappointed in the lack of restrooms, no place to even wash let alone empty.

Thank texasdave9
Muskegon, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

food is made to order while you wait very good prices and servings were very large employees were very friendly and seemed to enjoy what they were doing

Thank Cindy T
Midland, Michigan
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168 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2013 via mobile

This is a terrific place for a sub sandwich. There is a large variety of hot or cold subs in 18", 9" and 6" sizes. The main attraction is the steak and onion - shaved ribeye and onions cooked together with seasonings. I like mine with cheese, mushrooms, lettuce, tomatoes and Italian salad dressing. It's messy, but oh, so good.... More 

Thank Richard M

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3300 E Holland Rd, Saginaw, MI 48601-6608
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw

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