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Alden Bar & Grille

$$ - $$$American, ,
9149 Helena Road, Alden, MI 49612
+1 231-331-6214
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (11 reviews)
“cod” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
9149 Helena Road, Alden, MI 49612
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were disappointed in the prices for bar food. Burgers are just OK, not a lot of choices for other food items. It seems the quality:price ratio has been going the wrong way here for a couple years now.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Way too bright in there!! Reminds me of a hospital cafeteria!! The food is ok but they have a female bartender that is rude!!

Thank jeffreyf470
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered the White Fish Baked with Fries and Cole Slaw wife had English Fish and Chips also with Fries and Slaw. Food was very good, portion about the right size. I would have enjoyed a slice of Real White bread but I really did...More

Thank arnoldski39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Alden Bar is consistently our favorite choice,especially on Friday night,when they have the John Cross whitefish on special.They also have a pretty good 10 pc, shrimp dinner,or the all you can eat Cod. We were just there last night for the fish,and the house...More

Thank CurmudgeonOne
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a fun, casual bar/grill and it is located near fantastic Torch Lake. The food was OK to good depending on what you order. The burgers are good. Reasonably priced. The staff is friendly and fast. No fancy decor but that's not a negative....More

Thank Micro S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The Alden Bar has for many years been a "Must Go" place to eat, drink and be merry but several years ago they did a major renovation, cleaned the place up to a nearly sterile atmosphere, did away with Live Bands on weekends, got rid...More

2  Thank Adam Phillip B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you're looking for good hamburgers, burritos, Pizza etc.This is the place to go. Torch Lake boaters, cottagers and tourists to the area all stop here. We've met people who order their pizzas and dinner while out on their boats on Torch Lake. They tie...More

Thank Stategt
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I stopped there for a quick bite and a drink one Saturday on my way to Shanty Creek Resort. I had a craving for some wings. First bite you can tell it was a frozen pre-cooked wing. It had that unmistakable taste that only comes...More

1  Thank henry j
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We stopped here to grab a bite to eat after a day of boating on the lake. Our group had salads and burgers. Our waitress was new and friendly and the salads and burgers were good.

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The service was really good when we visited, with our waitress taking good care of us. They have a nice selection of beers and the menu is you classic pub/bar menu of pizza and sandwiches. There are lots of bar games inside and video claw...More

Thank The_GR_Blade
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Adam Phillip B
6 October 2017|
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Response from Shasti534 | Reviewed this property |
Never heard of "Townclub" but "Pearl's" has been there for years if it's the place just outside of town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9149 Helena Road, Alden, MI 49612
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Alden
  • Phone Number: +1 231-331-6214
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