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Board of Trade

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Bar, Mexican, American, Pub
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8690 Lake Ave, Watervliet, MI 49098-9791
+1 269-463-3100
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Place is great, staff was excellent! Tried the burger is was great, wife had coconut shrimp she loved them. The waitress was super friendly, unlike TJs sports bar and grill this place actually accommodates out of Towners!

Thank Robert M
Elmhurst, Illinois
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63 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We went away for our Anniversary and had dinner here. My wife got the fried chicken and it was delicious! This is a wonderful supper club with great food, friendly service and a nice home town atmosphere. We will definitely go back again and again. All of the food was good and they have a really good fish fry which... More 

Thank Tuzak
Orland Park, Illinois
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161 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

May have new ownership, but this place needs more work to improve and get it right. Service was extremely slow, the atmosphere is still as dated as ever, the food was below average. Veggies were waterlogged, our fish was over cooked in fryer and chewy. I would pass on this place, especially since better establishments in Coloma only a few... More 

Thank dbogs2000
Hartford, Michigan
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 November 2016

At the last minute we decided to go out to eat because we were too tired from a busy day of raking leaves to cook. Then there was matter of finding something close enough, because we really didn't want to have to drive for thirty minutes or more to find a place that would have something to please everyone... the... More 

Thank INVU2
Weogufka, Alabama
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My husband is from Michigan, so every time we are around the area we have to find a place that has perch! This place has been in our radar for a couple of years. Their perch is off the chain! So good and crisp. The servers are so friendly. It's just like coming home. The prices over all are great.... More 

Thank Cteddebare4
Massillon, Ohio
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71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Not sure they want people there after 9pm. Went there with another couple on Saturday night and felt that we were holding the workers up from closing.....and it was 8:45😳 Used to come here and old owners never made you feel uncomfortable.

Thank tgolbs
Massillon, Ohio
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71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

You have to try the Mac and cheese! Omg sooooo good. Southern fried chicken was also a big hit with our dinner party of 10. It nice to see they are adding new things to the menu and also keeping a lot of the old favorites

Thank tgolbs
Massillon, Ohio
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71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Was there Friday night and had great service and good meal. Wait staff is very friendly and their drinks are well made. I will return soon!

Thank tgolbs
Indianapolis, Indiana
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 November 2015

This place loves everything Chicago and the Board of Trade makes sense. Very little atmosphere, but not many places to choose.. So it's best in class. It's a dive, but the locals don't care. We had ribs. The meat fell off the bone and sauce was okay. Limited draft beers and the locals drink mostly bottled. Homemade pies - crust... More 

Thank Thomas B
Lampasas, Texas
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were taken out to eat here by some friends... It was wonderful! Pork chops were huge and literally 'fall off the bone' tender. The shrimp was also very good, along with the ribs, which were falling off the bone as well. Also, great coffee. And although we didn't save room for dessert, it looked very appealing!... More 

Thank MrsR212

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Bar, Mexican, American, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8690 Lake Ave, Watervliet, MI 49098-9791
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  Watervliet
  • Phone Number: +1 269-463-3100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?