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Oscar and Joey's Roadhouse

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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12027 Dixie Hwy, Birch Run, MI 48415-9309
+1 989-624-9349
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Louisville, Kentucky
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124 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was not busy but I was not waited on quickly. The staff was busy shooting the breeze with some friends at another table. The menu is large and my food was just OK. It was close to my hotel (right across the street) so that was good, but I would not go out of my way to visit... More 

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Syracuse
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere - very casual, friendly, seems like you wandered into a local diner upstate somewhere, not on hotel row by the outlets off I75. Don't expect fancy, you won't get it. The outside appearance can make you wonder, but hold your opinion until after you go inside. Inside, lotta yakkin' going on, among the patrons as well as some obvious... More 

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Thank ET_Bville
Brantford, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has restaurant has a different atmosphere! The stuffed animal heads took me back at first! The menu is extensive, the prices are good and the food is good!

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Thank virginias851
Attica, Michigan
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95 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I seen all the good reviews and thought I'd give it a try. Walking in their was a musty odor. It was very dark and had dead animal heads on wall, which scared my kids. The food was pricey for the small portions you receive. My fish was overly greasy, but good. Ordered water which came in a small glass... More 

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1 Thank Heather W
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for drinks late afternoon to scout it out before coming in for supper. Had heard food was excellent but we were cautious about the looks of the place. I loved the atmosphere but the women in the group were not impressed with the cleanliness with old tattered food stained paper menus and serving staff wearing too much food on... More 

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Thank LMK60
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on the way home. So glad we did. Don't let the looks deceive you! The food was awesome! We had the fish and chips. The breading on the fish was light and flaky. The fries were hand cut and nicely seasoned. My husband loved the tartar sauce! We will be coming back!

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1 Thank Karen K
London
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Totally surprised when we went inside, not what we expected from the outside appearance. Food was excellent, homemade and ample of it.

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Thank bkmca
Sarnia, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Went for dinner after reading reviews on trip advisor. Menu was extensive but decided on fish and chips and a swiss mushroom burger with fries. Both were good. Reminded me of what my father called " a hole in the wall" restaurant, not much to look at but good, honest food.

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Clio, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Nice, friendly little restaurant . I've been there when we were the only customers & I've been there when I had to wait; doesn't seem to be any rhyme nor reason. I usually get the fish which is good, but my favorite part of the meal is the coleslaw, It comes in about a cup size portion (not those tiny... More 

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Mount Eden, KY, United States
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We showed up with a group of 12 folks ready to have some drinks. It was obvious from the two staff that they would prefer for us to leave. Limited selection (I can look past that) but the negative attitude wasn't appreciated.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12027 Dixie Hwy, Birch Run, MI 48415-9309
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Birch Run
  • Phone Number: +1 989-624-9349

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