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Big Boy

31270 John R Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071-4648
+1 248-588-6600
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good20%
  • Average40%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
4 Aug 2017
“American dinner”
16 Feb 2017
“Best services ever”
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
31270 John R Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071-4648
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a piece of Americana history. What a pleasure to see. I had a cheese burger and fries which they claim is the best burger in the world. I'm not sure about that but it sure was a fine burger. We washed that down...More

Thank Clan486
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Service tonight provided by a very friendly young lady surpassed any service that we've had that we can remember.

Thank HockeyHatTrick
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Out of all of the Big Boys I have been to, this is by far the best one. The service is faster, the owner is on top of things and will come around to see how things are going, and the staff comes around often...More

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 8 July 2015

A long time staple in the Detroit area. Nice colorful interior and a pleasant place to have a meal. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served. I was here for diner. The menu had a nice selection of items, including soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers and more....More

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Now living a distance from here, it's fun to return & order again one of the first double decker burgers served. Good service, food & atmosphere. Nice stop for a quick meal.

Thank Marilyn K
Reviewed 28 July 2012

We wanted to stop for dinner, somewhere quick but not fast food. We have 3 little kids and we needed time out of the car (during a 9 hour drive). We saw Big Boy and immediately wanted to stop there...it was kitschy and looked fun....More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Not sure what the promo was but if you like sitting next to many booths full of screaming kids while eating very over priced fast food at a snails pace than this is your place.

1  Thank Mike64242
Reviewed 5 May 2012

This is a typical Big Boy restaurant. If you like the Big Boy chain of restaurants, (which I do), you will not be disappointed. The food is consistently good, the service good as well. Nothing to write home about, but that's true for most chain...More

Thank JN1975
Reviewed 23 November 2008

New Big Boy built in a retro style with hip stainless walls and lighting. My family was treated well and service was fast. Stuck with the classics: Big Boy hamburger, Slim Jim, Onion Rings and Shakes. It was Fantastic! We had Strawberry Pie and their...More

1  Thank addypower
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Leesburg, Virginia
Reviewed 3 February 2008

Local family restaurant that was franchised and very popular in the Detroit/SE Michigan region. They are usually quite full. Reasonable prices, good food. Nice hamburgers. Good coffee shop style place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31270 John R Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071-4648
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Madison Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 248-588-6600
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