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Willow Buffet

2700 Orchard Hwy, Little River Resort and Casino, Manistee, MI 49660-9752
+1 231-723-1535
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good14%
  • Average26%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
18 Mar 2017
“Food seriously went down in quality”
20 Sep 2016
“Now named Big Lake Buffet”
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
2700 Orchard Hwy, Little River Resort and Casino, Manistee, MI 49660-9752
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

If you are starving it's ok. Don't make the trip for the food. Desert bar very boring. Food used to be worth the drive. Guess you have to cut corners somewhere to pay for all the new mackinaw and the remodeling.

Thank haroldwinnington
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This casino buffet has been refurbished and renamed recently. This is a smaller casino buffet but still has plenty of choices and worth the money. They do keep it well stocked, hot and fresh. The best deal is the 'over 55 players card holding' $5...More

Thank KimberlyLane
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Worst casino buffet we have seen. Embarrassing we brought an out of town guest. No selection. Cold leftover entrees,decimated fruit tray,lettuce cores for salad, coagulated cream soup,indifferent management. Avoid at all costs!

Thank MIisMine
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

The total revision of the whole casino did not miss the Buffet, the area has been opened up and modernized so that you are no longer cramed together. The food is very good and a good deal for Players Club members. The salads were all...More

Thank johnbitter
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This buffet is now a step up from what it used to be--better quality and a far more cleanlier feel--I simply do not care for buffets that much so it is very hard to impress me on this front. Great "curb" appeal - nice presentation.

Thank diamondbabydoll
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

The buffet surroundings have been updated and the food is priced fairly and is tasty. You will leave full and enjoy the food and service.

Thank 352joef
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The Menu has a very nice selection of food, we were with 6 other people & we all had something different & it was all very good !!

Thank Suzy P
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We went for the seafood buffet on Friday. It was quite good, all except the lobster tails, which, in my opinion, were horrible. I guess when you are used to fresh, frozen just doesn't do it. Other than that, the selections were great. We will...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Went to the buffet on Valentines Day, they had a higher price so we assumed it was something special. At 5:00 pm many of the containers were empty and those that were not empty looked like leftovers. Tried the oriental noodles and the were like...More

Thank dnovak5282
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Great everything. Rooms clean, staff friendly, food outstanding slots pretty good, a class act, even free rooms, just ask. They have great receptionists. We visit often. Also drive 2 1/2 hours to get there. It's worth it.

Thank 2016shopper
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James R
20 December 2015|
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Response from BCDiane | Reviewed this property |
Its expensive...however its a buffet! Think for dinner its 21 or 22.95 per person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2700 Orchard Hwy, Little River Resort and Casino, Manistee, MI 49660-9752
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Manistee County  >  Manistee
  • Phone Number: +1 231-723-1535
  • E-mail
866-466-7339 Located in the Little River Casino
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