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Iva's Chicken Dinners

) #1 of 4 Restaurants in Sterling ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American
201 Chestnut St, Box 16, Sterling, MI 48659-9560
+1 989-654-3552
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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201 Chestnut St, Box 16, Sterling, MI 48659-9560
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I must apologize to Iva's as I am a frequent reviewer here on Trip Advisor. Somehow I have neglected to review Iva's. 5 stars. If we do not go to Sterling from Saginaw every couple of weeks, my husband starts begging. We get the Plate...More

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

All I can say the Chicken is just like Gramma's, the Service has been Super. Going back for Mother's Day.

Thank Freedomlover1
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This place is full of nostalgia and the chicken dinners are the way Grandma used to make !..No waiting and it was packed !..Definitely a place to take visitors who come up north !

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

It was excellent. The portions are very large. My husband and I were hungry when we got there. We decided we wanted the chicken dinner that they are famous for. There are different sizes you can choose from . One is family style all you...More

Thank LaurieKG
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I agree totally with all of the prior positive reviews. This place is great and I'm glad our summer residence is less then 1/2 hour away. The chicken soup is a real treat with it's home made noodles. Service is great and very efficient. Definitely...More

Thank williamkA8024VB
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Iva's is only a few minutes from where we spend our leisure time, and we visit it once in a while. Many of the reviews that I've read here compare it with Frankenmuth chicken, either favorably or otherwise. I would say that it's on a...More

Thank Frederick B
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner. By far the BEST CHICKEN DINNER EVER. Beats any Frankenmuth restaurant in quality and price. So glad we stopped on the from West Branch Michigan.

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The food was like I remember growing up, pan fried chicken and the mashed potatoes are so wonderful. I was all great food with no disappointments at all, our server was great. . If you go away Hungry it's your own fault!

Thank Roger J
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I've been eating at Iva's for the past 40 years. We just ate there a week ago and the place looked the same and the chicken was just as good. We always order two full dinners knowing we cannot eat half of the food they...More

Thank DaleT48386
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I remember coming to this restaurant when I was young with my parents. The inside hasn't changed much but neither has the quality and quantity of the food! My husband and I both ordered the chicken plate dinner, all white meat. First came the biscuits,...More

Thank DonandSheron
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Chestnut St, Box 16, Sterling, MI 48659-9560
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: +1 989-654-3552
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