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American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Reviewed July 24, 2020

Stopped into the A&W in Manistee... A very short wait and we were ordering our food... ordered a cheese burger and Curds w rootbeer... it was Hot and delicious... curds were hot and gooey just as they should be... tables were sectioned to meet the...mandated requirement... staff was pleasant to deal with...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed August 19, 2019 via mobile

If you are want to experience the true A&W this is the place to go. Thanks to the entire staff for your providing there still are place wirth going to. Everyone was so kind,helpful and friendly. This place is super clean in every way. The...food was delicious. Rootbeer was served in ice cold mugs. Refreshing. The four of us all ate and left filled at a cost of $21.42. Everyone I talked to at other tables said their meal was delicious as well. Oh the chili dogs were super as was the fries and chicken sandwich. Let's not forget the refreshing cold A&W rootbeer. Big thanks to your awesome staff on July 30th at 12:28pm. If we are ever in the neighborhood of Manistee, we know where to stop for our meal.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 4, 2019

When we are in the mood for fast food, this is our go-to spot. Burgers are always flavorful and the staff is always friendly. Check the specials board for some great deals that change frequently. Service can be slightly slow-ish (by "fast" food standards) but...it is well worth waiting an extra few minutes!More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 5, 2019

My daughter and I really liked the food and ice cream! They were busy both times we were there and it still didn't take very long.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Just what you would expect from and A&W THE ROOT BEER is wonderful and the service is fast and friendly

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

I received cold food, was told I could have one ranch for my kids. And my kids and I listened to the front of house staff talk about how her boyfriend stalked her, and smashed up her car. Then when we got ready to leave,...one of the older ladies started yelling at another coworker. I will not be coming back.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed December 23, 2018

I was excited to see an A&W I just had to have a rootbeer in a frosty mug. I can't wait to go back again

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This A & W isn't quite as nice and inviting as others I have been to. It's a standard fast food place with OK service. We go here every time we go to Manistee because my son loves the rootbeer. It's an OK place.

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Arrived in town too late to eat at our first choice, so saw this and remembered how good A&W use to be back home. Must have been an off night for the crew, root beer was flat, food greasy (maybe fryer not hot enough?) and...employees looked like they had a long day (grumbling as they worked). Was just ok, nothing special.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We stopped here to eat when we saw the sign advertising "fish fry". We had a considerable wait and the fish was small, and very chewy. Old?? Not cooked enough?? Usually I think fish should just "fall apart" when eating it. The restaurant was extremely...hot inside. Maybe their air couldn't keep up? Not sure. I think A&W maybe should stick with hamburgers and shame on us for buying fish at a hamburger joint! Wouldn't recommend it.More

Date of visit: July 2018
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