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The Franklin Inn

160 E Huron Ave, Bad Axe, MI 48413-1313
+1 989-269-9951
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (6 reviews)
“wait staff” (2 reviews)
“great food” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
160 E Huron Ave, Bad Axe, MI 48413-1313
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First time here for us and well worth the price. All you can eat fresh buffet with soup, salad and dessert. Our waitress was Tina and she was very pleasant. The buffet had many choices.

Thank donna24doan
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Has the normal buffet offerings. Everything seems to be a Gordon Food warm up. The waitresses are friendly. Prices aren’t outrageous. They do have specialty nights for different themed foods. Overall it’s just okay.

Thank 87SueL
Reviewed 22 January 2018

love their food and haven't had a bad meal yet friendly staff and great atmosphere cant wait to go back again soon

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great place. Great food! Great prices, restaurant, hotel, and lounge all in one place. 47 hotel rooms. Also a banquet center

Thank Kaitlind P
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Good food and wait staff. They where very patient with my family. They have Frozen yougert. Which is to die for.

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Thank DovaWarrior2
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food here is fresh and Hot. Kids are welcome. Lots of different foods for all. The waitresses are very friendly, always coming by the table and making sure they take your dirty plates, also to make sure there is nothing you need.

Thank birdlovermt59
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This was a very nice place to eat. Very clean and nice inside.We had the Buffet and there was a good selection of entrees sides, salads and Desserts. We tried to taste a little bit of everything and everything we had was very good.Waitstaff was...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

There were a lot of locals here for the lunch buffet. The food was good, but not great. Variety was also good. Service was very friendly and helpful.

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is definitely the premier hotel-motel in Bad Axe. Clean rooms, a great dining room, friendly bar staff. The owner is always on premises and friendly, really a nice guy. I wouldn't stay anywhere else.

Thank johnbukie
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Friends took us there for dinner. I can't begin to tell you how below average it was. The steak was like shoe leather, the fish was frozen and deep fried, the popcorn shrimp had be popped for a long time. The ribs were almost average...More

3  Thank Pete N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 E Huron Ave, Bad Axe, MI 48413-1313
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bad Axe
  • Phone Number: +1 989-269-9951
It is the restarant within The Franklin Inn Motel,which searves to the regular public. We had buffet style and everything was delicious,and fair priced
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