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Big Bear Delicatessen

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201 E Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735-1303
+1 989-731-3354
07:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time visiting Big Bear Delicatessen, really enjoyed it and will go back again. The food was very good and at a good price I felt.

Thank T S
Gaylord, Michigan
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Recently had lunch there, actually a couple times, subs n sandwiches r all made with upscale ingredients such as Bores head meats and they have fresh made breads and deli salads I luv the tuna n mac salad 🥗 stop in and try it on the East side of Main Street just past Old 27 north 👍

Thank rigrocker75
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Big Bear is a nice gem of a place. They have a nice selection of prepared foods and sandwiches made to order. They also do catering. They also sell wines. You can also purchase sliced meats and cheeses.

Thank Mike R
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We've been in the area for 25 yrs and just found this deli this year! boy were we missing out. Great food, actual coffee that's NOT a chain nice little cafe area and actually wonderful people working there!

Thank Jeff V
Brighton, Michigan
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Was in the mood for a Rueben or pastrami sandwich so GPS led me to Big Bear. It's a house that has been converted into a small deli. Seating is limited(7 tables inside and a couple more on the deck outside). Order at the counter and sandwich is made fresh while you wait. No pickle or chips included which made... More 

Thank Dougster1960
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Awesome people, awesome food!! The wedding guests couldn't stop raving about the food! Wonderful experience for our youngest daughters wedding!! (ps you have got to try the meatballs! they are killer!!)

Thank Kim W
Saginaw, Michigan
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216 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite places in Northern Michigan to get top quality deli sandwiches. Always fresh made to order with Boar's Head Deli Meats. If you are in Gaylord this is a must for lunch. Pictured is their Super Club.

Thank Jim N
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We loved this place. Very unique. Great tasting food, with loads of options. Spotless & Clean with superb service

Thank Jacklin K
Flushing, Michigan
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Between the bakery and homemade sandwiches, you need to go here for lunch and get their awesome smoothies.

Gaylord, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

Love their sandwiches and salads. Would come in everyday if I could. Lots of variety and helpful staff.

Thank busymom l

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 E Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735-1303
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Otsego County  >  Gaylord
  • Phone Number: +1 989-731-3354

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?