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Back to the 50s

8510 M140, South Haven, MI 49090
6371954
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“olive burger” (2 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
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8510 M140, South Haven, MI 49090
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

If you're downtown & want a simple lunch this definitely works. Plenty of vintage & humorous signs everywhere.

Thank LoiS-sez
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place for a burger and onion rings. Also have good shakes! Very reminiscent of the drive ins of the 50s and 60s.

Thank Candeverm
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Saw a picture of the onion rings so we had to try them. They are not very good. It had maybe an onion skin inside a mound of batter. They are very greasy. They come in an order of three. I also had the olive...More

1  Thank db4r6286
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We've been regular customers of Ernie and his crew for a number of years. Always friendly & welcoming. Great diner food! My favorites are the chicken salad and the olive burger (lots of green olives, and they know how to make a rare burger). Shrimp...More

Thank Kathi C
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Love Love Love this drive in style restaurant. Excellent hot dogs just like Chicago style always has been, Burgers are also excellent and Taco Tuesdays are always worth the stop

Thank runjustin
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I am appalled at the level of DISRESPECT my family and I have just received from a place we held so dear to our heart! Now I am not usually one to post these kinds of reviews because I don't like negativity but that is...More

14  Thank Al_Willis321
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This drive in restaurant used to be pretty cool but it hasn't been maintained and is starting to look a little run down. They always have really good food and malts. We don't go here very often though because they are so overpriced. My favorite...More

Thank blynne85
Reviewed 7 August 2016

If you are looking for a great burger, this is the place! Most of us ordered cheeseburgers and the flavor was out of this world. The onion rings were huge and the cheese fries were decadent. The milkshakes were delicious, too and I appreciated that...More

1  Thank Sophielewin
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Very dated and needs a top to bottom cleaning and painting. Almost didn't want to touch anything. The staff was friendly. And the music playing was not from the 50s, I think it was a local radio station.

2  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The burger was the best I have had in a long time... It tasted fresh - real ... I think today or tomorrow I need to make a trip over there to see if they are always that good!!! I asked them why they haven't...More

Thank Luv2CUSA
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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Diner
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Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8510 M140, South Haven, MI 49090
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven
  • Phone Number: 6371954
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