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Dan's Downtown Tavern

) #2 of 38 Restaurants in Saline ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
103 E Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176-1552
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (44 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“french dip” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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103 E Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176-1552
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best burgers and beer in town, Dan has turned the place into a great place to take the whole family for lunch or dinner, catch a game on the multitude of big screen TVs

Thank J Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dan's new special's menu for the weekend is great! The food options are interesting and the pricing is better than higher end restaurants in town. Definitely a great investment when he hired his new kitchen manager and staff.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A mainstay in Saline. Bar seating, tables and an ever improving patio. Smiley waitstaff Very good bar menu with extensive beer selection. Many options for burgers as well as other selections. They also cater. Adjacent to free city parking lot.

Thank nbelitsky
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Pretty good place. Food is really good, sat outside and the vibe there is really relaxed and good. Service was just a little "hit and miss." Seemed like she had more tables than she could happen. Just a small problem......will definitely be back

Thank rryan313131
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This place had an interesting ambiance. Very small-town feel, nice location and cool interior. It's kind of weird...the main door is actually in the back, so if you go in the front door you have to walk to the back to the restaurant to see...More

Thank Phicampiii
Reviewed 23 May 2017

One of our frequent hangs. The staff is always friendly. They have a huge selection of beers on tap (ask to see the book!). The burgers (half pound) and sandwiches are terrific!

Thank lonote53
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to meet friends, have a drink and talk. Wait staff very attentive. The bar food is good. The burgers are great. Many beers on tap.

Thank Run2fish
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We stopped by this bar while waiting for our car at the dealership. We sat out on the patio which was really nice, lots of room. My husband and I both had a salad which was absolutely wonderful. Very impressed with the salad since it...More

Thank aprilc289
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Stoped with a couple of friends and had the wife come up for dinner food is good. service is good staff are very good.

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Burgers are not bad but extra greasy Beer was on special i think for a reason seemed to be well past its use by date Nothing like a greasy bloated hangover to make u have not want to go back for a while.

1  Thank Paul C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 E Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176-1552
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saline
  • Phone Number: 734-429-3159
Excellent tavern for travelers looking for an authentic - local Michigan tavern in Saline (15 minutes frm Ann Arbor) - nice selection of beers, many burger choices
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