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Dead Creek Saloon

8030 S Gera Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9550
+1 989-652-8382
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
4 Aug 2017
“Very rustic, good food”
17 Apr 2017
“A tad better than typical bar food”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
8030 S Gera Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9550
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We came here and had a few drinks outside, very rustic and patrons were aloud to smoke on patio porch. Burgers were good and the prices are good as well.

Thank CLeyten
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Stop for a beer on Saturday seems like a hang out not really a place I would go back to , I guess just what you would expect for a bar not really much to say only our beers were on warm side

Thank RUSS N
Reviewed 10 July 2017

good food,good service,good time, good drinks,good staff,good company will go for lunch again soon!!

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This place has good food! I love breaded wing dings and can't get them down south, these were so delicious I ordered some to go! It's just a fun place to relax and have a cocktail or two.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

When coming into Frankenmuth, this conveniently located watering hole is just on the southern edge of town on the banks of the Dead Creek. Though nothing here would qualify as "gourmet", the offerings are solid renditions of typical tavern fare. The beer is quite good...More

Thank A Brian C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We drive by this place often and always say we should stop. Well, this time we did and it was terrific. Waitress was very attentive, beers were cold and the appetizers were wonderful. I have been told the burgers are the best....next time I will...More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The Dead Creek Saloon is a friendly local's spot for a meal or a snack. Always delicious popcorn! I recommend you give the burger a try! This place is comfortable and casual (in an awesome way!). Lots of interesting brews on tap, too!

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We visited family in Frankenmuth last week. We went to Deer Creek on Saturday for the Prime Rib. We all had the 10 oz which was a nice portion with a side salad that was almost as big as a dinner salad. Food and service...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We stopped in here for beers after shopping. The atmosphere was great, the servers were extremely friendly and very knowledgeable on how to make various drinks. We were only here for drinks, but I wish we were hungry enough for dinner since the steaks coming...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 15 March 2016

BBQ outside grilling steaks and salmon. People are very friendly, serve was great also. Husband and myself had Mushroom Bacon Burger and Reuben Sandwich. Yummy! Have been to Dead Creek a few times always excellent food.

Thank Laurie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8030 S Gera Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-9550
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Frankenmuth
  • Phone Number: +1 989-652-8382
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