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Nowicki's Sausage Shoppe

1224 N 2nd Ave, Alpena, MI 49707-2105
+1 989-354-2219
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (18 reviews)
“sausage” (36 reviews)
“brat” (22 reviews)
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10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
Polish, American, Deli
1224 N 2nd Ave, Alpena, MI 49707-2105
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

For $2.50 you can choose from at leasst 6 different brats from the makers of the best brats in the state maybe the country. Nothing fancy but you get your food almost immediately.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Every body's stops here for lunch when in area cheap easy and get to try different sausage and kielbasa types with great topping. From cotton heads to road workers all find their way here. From a everything sausage to a Philly and cheese sausage. Good...More

Thank NorthCountryMich
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Their brat special for lunch is absolutely awesome! The quality of the brat is superb! Then you get to shop all the delicious sausage and other meat specialties. I heartily recommend the Chopped Beef!

Thank John T
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Fun and kitschy, but in a good way! Half dozen sausage options offered daily plus loads packaged in the refrigerated section. Go for the ridiculously cheap lunch special. We had very helpful service as it was out first time there. Came back with the cooler...More

Thank OriginalFrau
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend stopping here for a quick lunch. They have wonderful sausages and a great variety of refrigerated ones to take home. They are delicious!

Thank A D
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Stopped here yesterday by chance after a visit to the VA. What surprise, they have brats of all kinds, Cuban, Philly, and on and on. Had lunch and bought some to take home. Young man behind the counter was most helpful. Located in an old...More

Thank juzlittleoldme
Reviewed August 20, 2017

If Nowicki's Sausage Shoppe is not an Alpena institution, it should be. Granted I'm from Indiana, and from the look of the constant stream of clientele, it would seem the locals already know how great Nowicki's is. For out-of-towners like us it was a fantastic...More

Thank Dell W
Philip N, Owner at Nowicki's Sausage Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Hello Dell and thank you so much for writing a wonderful review and thank you for your business we appreciate you taking your time to do this. Just a reminder .. we do ship to Indiana free shipping with a $75 order. Thanks again

Reviewed August 12, 2017

If you like sausage this place is heaven on earth. These folks are master craftsmen in the art of sausage making. You can dine there and buy some to take home. They're delicious and a great Michigan- made product. Go there. Happy trails.

Thank Claude F
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Great selection of brats cooked for a quick snack or lunch. Fantastic assortment of brats to take home.

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Best place around for great cheap lunch, only $2.50 for flavor filled brats! They sell many different types of brats and have about 5 to choose from ready to eat on any day for lunch. Located on the north side of town this place is...More

Thank Tom P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$4 - US$5
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1224 N 2nd Ave, Alpena, MI 49707-2105
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Alpena
  • Phone Number: +1 989-354-2219
Nowicki's Sausage Shoppe is a family business making over 80 homemade specialties. Five generations of sausage makers have developed the unique recipes since 1917. Stop in for a quick snack or make yourself a "Brat in a Bun" at our self serve counter
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