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Zef's Coney Island Restaurant

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201 3rd St, Bay City, MI 48708-5605
+1 989-402-1220
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07:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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Bay City, Michigan
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82 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had the 4 piece perch dinner with a boat load of fries. My wife had the chicken tenders with a boat load of fries. Both served with a salad and texas toast. Both dinners were excellent and certainly enough for a hungry person. Will surly return for dinner again.

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Thank tomgee88
Mason, Michigan
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is just and old diner type place downtown but the food was great, the service great and the prices great. It is well known for their Coney Dogs which I had but other items are good too. I had hand battered onion rings which were the best I've ever had. It is close to the waterfront and if you... More 

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Thank unclegut
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

This particular restaurant has worn many, many hats. They have been many, many styles of food but I have to say Zef's is a little jewel! The food is great, the wait staff is very attentive (even when the place is full) . Can't ask for a better place!!

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Thank Rosemary S
Midland, Michigan
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

For Girl's Night we actually found a great little place. As we looked for the one restaurant chosen 2 months ago and now is closed, we sort of wandered and found this great cozy terrific place. Yes I said terrific! Looks deceiving as it is tucked into this corner on 3rd Street but WOW. My order was Chinese, 2 had... More 

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Thank RJVlier
Bentley, Michigan
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99 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

There breakfast is so inexpensive I got 2 eggs, a mound of hash browns, 2 pieces of toast, 4 slices of bacon for $5.29. Definitely worth the value... Friendly staff, a lot of seating small mom and pop shop

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Thank panteralovr2781
Michigan
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Good food for the price. Nice and friendly wait staff. We tried the coney's and the Ruben. Both were good.

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Thank catinthehat2525
Bay City, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Ordered Coneys and Bacon Cheeseburger along with fries was very good and they delivered very fast. Would eat there again.

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Thank knaughfaulk
Bay City, Michigan
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Located on a side street in downtown Bay City, this is another one of my favorites. They are noted for their coney dogs that you eat with a fork. Yes, they pile on the coney sauce. It is delicious! Their breakfasts are very filling and have a wide variety of offerings. Homemade soups and pies, and daily specials. They serve... More 

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Bay City, Michigan
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82 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Had lunch with my Wife. We had the BLT toasted. Great sandwich piled high with bacon and lettuce with tomato. Service was good. Place has been there a long time and furnishings are somewhat worn. But the food is good.

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Thank tomgee88
Bay City, Michigan
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

It's best to visit on Tuesdays for the discounted Coneys, although their prices are very reasonable otherwise. Order the onion rings as well. What a treat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 3rd St, Bay City, MI 48708-5605
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: +1 989-402-1220

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?