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Jakes Old City Grill

100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
+1 989-797-8325
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“french dip” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Jakes has a relaxing atmosphere and level of service that cannot be compared to anyone in Saginaw. The food is always top notch and the steak medallions are to die for. Can't miss.

Thank jerdc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For such a fancy restaurant they were not the best this weekend. Had new appetizers tater tots with some terrible gravy and cheese on top. Then the one thing on the special menu was bourbon glazed salmon. It looked like I teaspoon on there the...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best finds in Saginaw. Great food and excellent service. Excellent food and atmosphere in old down area. Only issue we had was, they charged an up charge for asparagus when it was the only vegetable available. Over all this is...More

Thank dennyh42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We read about this restaurant on TripAdvisor ..... did not expect too much. Wow, were we wrong. Will DEFINITELY eat here again. This place is on parr with any place in Chicago or New York .... and right in little old Saginaw. French Dips were...More

Thank Razinski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really intend to get past the sandwiches next time, but they are wonderful. Jakes is mid range and very comfortable. Great for lunch meetings. I have not found anything I would steer you away from on the menu. Some sandwiches you won't find elsewhere.

Thank CareerCritic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best lamb chops ever! Excellent food, excellent service! Old world, total class! NYC in the little city if Saginaw Michigan.

Thank jmkjelsey50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Ribeye which was cooked as desired. Came with vegetables or baked potato and salad. Had a margarita and total was just under $40. Overall food was very good. A bit pricey but will go back if in area.

Thank Billy O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at Jakes. The street around the restaurant was closed off for an art festival and we were opposite the music venue so we ate on the patio and spent a lovely night listening to an awesome band covering singers and bands...More

Thank judedude79
Reviewed 24 July 2017

After a few days training we had a group meet there and had awesome Grilled Tuna oer d'oeuvres, and had a great time in a comfortable atmosphere. Then we had a fantastic dinner with drinks.

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Held our 50th Class Reunion this month at Jakes. Great meal, great service, great people. Very pleased to come back home and find a wonderful place to eat.

Thank fhn67
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Jane C
6 September 2015|
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Response from pattyc67 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no short shorts or bare midriff tops but slacks , nice jeans etc us fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw
  • Phone Number: +1 989-797-8325
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