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1131 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1107
+1 989-386-2647
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Saint Paul, MN
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in Clare and ate at dairy Phil and where blown away. Service was nice and they gave free sundaes for moms on Mother's Day. We all had the pulled pork sandwiches, I had the sweet BBQ and the others had Carolina mustard and all were happy. The pork was nicely smoked and the buns were griddled to perfection.... More 

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Thank MNTravels2008
Clare, Michigan
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Step back in time at this fun, little ice cream place.The ice cream is delicious, bur they also offer great food. A few if my favorites are their bbq sandwiches and cole slaw.

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Thank Brenda E
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

They have good food here and great cold treats. They have lower prices than the other ice cream places and a full menu.

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Thank Amber B
Greater Detroit Area, MI
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

It was similar to most Dairy Queens, but they did have a counter with ten flavors of hard ice cream. I got a malt which was good.

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Thank Retired_Boater
Clare, Michigan
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great food, my favorite are the pulled pork "egg rolls " and the smoked potato salad! Also the dole whip, good to the last bite! Cool decor with music piping out from the 50/60's

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Thank dmjenks
Brighton, Michigan
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

My double serving was like a single. Then my husband's was even smaller. He watched a woman get a soft serve and she complained about the small serving too. What gives? Was it just this one server? Does the place have new ownership? The ice cream was okay but not worth a return visit.

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Thank WCMJerseyGirl
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Nothing special, but does the trick. The hand dipped ice cream was a bunch of different flavors. Different kinds that you don't normally see at places. The soft serve was alright, nothing special, and I'm a freak about great Icecream! :) love Icecream!

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Thank Ashley E
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2016

this is a great place to get an ice cream cone. They have a nice selection and are reasonably priced. They have food here too but we usually just get ice cream.

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1 Thank edward p
Harrison Township, Michigan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I came in with my Girlfriend and we ordered two large 5.25 pulled pork sandwiches. We waited 20 minutes for our food. I believe the cooks name was Alissa. After we finished our meal of very under filling and cold food, we ordered two medium chocolate milkshakes. They were very overpriced and tasted very old and bitter. As we were... More 

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1 Thank 556223
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

Stopped for some ice cream. The ice cream itself was super yummy and the price was okay but however the girl who waited on me was very unfriendly:( I'll most likely be back but I was not happy with my service.

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Thank Kelli I

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617-1107
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Clare County  >  Clare
  • Phone Number: +1 989-386-2647

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