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The Score Restaurant & Sports Bar

5301 Northland Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-1043
+1 616-301-0600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pizza
$$ - $$$
5301 Northland Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-1043
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd time to the Score! Excellent both times! Sarah was our server today and she was great! The Oxymorons were performing and sounded great too! Very good food and a great setting! Love sitting on the "beach"!

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here mainly because we knew they offered lobster rolls on their menu. We never expected the fun atmosphere of this place! You'd never know from the front view that the outdoor area was so beach-like. There's a small lake, live band, volleyball, and...More

Thank shelley s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By looking at The Score sports bar and restaurant from the front, you would never guess what fun it holds in the back! You are transformed into a tiki, Beach Boy's" atmosphere! You can eat on their beach/sandy restaurant area with live, huge palm trees,...More

Thank bashie2016
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Good food, amazing choice of beers on tap, and live entertainment every night through Labor Day. Great place to relax.

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This has been our go-to restauraunt for several years. Went there recently and the food was terrible. Either they got a new cook that had no idea what they were doing or i-don't-know what but it was so bad that I wouldnt go back again....More

Thank pinktrek
Branden M, Public Relations Manager at The Score Restaurant & Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Pinktrek, thank you for your feedback. We sincerely apologize that your recent visit to The Score was a disappointment. We pride ourselves in serving exceptional food, made from scratch and prepared by our passionate culinary team. While we would like to say that we are...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the score three or four times a week. Great salads and you can't go wrong with the brisket. Can't wait for summer to get here so we can enjoy outdoors and the music.

Thank Danny E
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Atmosphere during the summer is great. Love the palm trees, the sand and the view overlooking the water. The set up in back is great. Wonderful live music nightly during the warm months with no cover, good food and drinks. Inside is large and very...More

Thank amaitner
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Stopped for lunch and tried the fried Mushrooms, WOW! You get 8 the size of coffee cups, you need to cut them to 6th's to eat. Ordered fish and chips, got more steak fries than I could finish and 2 large pieces of fish. Had...More

Thank U Gary H
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stop by this place pretty often. We mostly go during warmer weather because of the outdoor stage where talented musicians play nightly. We also enjoy the smoked meats that they started serving about a year ago. This place is usually quite busy, so show...More

Thank beachcomber369
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Second visit in the last 5 weeks. Had the chicken casear wrap and split for two with an appetitzer. I wouldn't change a thing.WE Love this WRAP!

Thank colleen s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
American, Bar, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5301 Northland Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-1043
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-301-0600
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The Score is open daily from 11am to 2am and combines everything you love about a family friendly Sports Bar with an exceptional menu and an outdoor entertainment venue that holds 3 full-sized beach volleyball courts, beach sand dining area, live palm trees, and live entertainment 7 days a week! Stop in today and see why Everyday is a Party at The Score!
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