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Bavarian Inn Restaurant

713 S Main St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1679
+1 989-652-9941
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“sauerbraten” (106 reviews)
“chicken” (730 reviews)
“bread” (190 reviews)
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American, German, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
713 S Main St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1679
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to check this out since it is the town icon. Very large restaurant with multiple rooms. We had the family style dinner. It had a large variety of dishes. None of us were really impressed by it. Don't really see what the hype is...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family ate dinner here after a long day of fun. And the food was very good! The service was excellent we all had a wonderful day and after we ate we walked outside to hear music being played and sang by a couple. Very...More

Thank brandymillers80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived, we were told that there was a 30 minute wait - after more than an hour, we were finally seated! There were more than 20 empty tables in the restaurant - I don't get restaurants that think that they are so great...More

2  Thank naaaaaaaa2015
KimberlyRamirez, Manager at Bavarian Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry to hear about your wait when you arrived, and I am equally disappointed to hear your opinion of your meal. I certainly hope you shared your comments with your server, and spoke with a manager to help make things right for you on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our meal and our waitress and host were very noce. We got there early and they let us change our reservati on so we could eat. earlier. Thanks for the great service.

Thank ispeppy53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chicken was extremely over rated. I have had better chicken at our local bar for $6 a dinner. Will never go back

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the family style dinners. Great wait staff, never have to wait to be seated. Great shopping on the lower level.

Thank booboobear1972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The portions were large and shareable. Very good, authentic feel to the menu. We were seated without a reservation. Service was good as well.

Thank Carolyn N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff dresses in Bavarian style. Many bavarian meats & dishes to satisfy. We chose the 3 meat selection. M-m-mmm !

Thank JI M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Come up to Frankenmuth multiple times a year and always eat here at least once each trip. But the food wasn't that good this time, we ordered the family style chicken plus one meat dinner, we usually love the sauerbraten but this time they brought...More

1  Thank MS_downriver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful building which is so beautiful. One of the main attractions to give you the Bavarian feel.

Thank pmoorey
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18 June 2018|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Not the kind you are thinking of.
18 June 2018|
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Response from Bunfreak | Reviewed this property |
Who cares?
Tiffany C
17 February 2018|
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Response from Sally W | Reviewed this property |
They are closed now for remodeling. I’m not sure as most of their food is breaded. I would call in a couple of months and see if they’re back open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 713 S Main St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1679
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Frankenmuth
  • Phone Number: +1 989-652-9941
1,200-seat German-themed dining rooms offer a variety of meals - from Frankenmuth-style chicken to Wiener Schnitzel and other German specialties, vegetarian and Gluten Free menus. Catering available. Lower level Castle Shops include Jester's Cafe offering meals to go and 8 other Specialty Shops.
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