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The Stray Dog Bar & Grill

245 N Whittaker St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1170
+1 269-469-2727
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (67 reviews)
“french dip” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (87 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
245 N Whittaker St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1170
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been coming here for years & used to love it. 2 visits ago my husband ordered sliders & got buns that were like hockey pucks. We also had terrible service for there only being 4 tables. We do however realize stuff happens sometimes, so...More

Thank TeffyLynn22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the French dip and a burger. Just ok. The salad would have been great but the ranch dressing was horrible. My kids had the pizza and loved it. I think we ordered the wrong thing. The atmosphere was great. We enjoyed it but...More

Thank Kelley B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch with family and friends at Stray Dog to celebrate a friends birthday. Food and service were really good!

Thank jamessQ7865IW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you find yourself in New Buffalo, be sure to stop for a visit at the most happening joint in town - The Stray Dog. And Sit! And Stay! Order a delicious Bloody Mary to help you get the day started right and enjoy a...More

Thank peacechyld2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is one of a kind, lots of windows, close enough to the beach and lake, but pleasant year round. The menu is eclectic. I ordered a fish sandwich that was nothing short of a dinner on a bun, my companion had pulled pork...More

Thank LovingAdventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made my first stop at stray dog. I did enjoy the experience. Could be considered a toursity spot. But will come back to try more.

Thank pitmasterphilw
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Three of us spent the afternoon here after being at a convention at Blue Chip Casino. Mixed drinks were a little on the smaller side but they did not skimp on the alcohol. pricing was great compared to Chicago. Looks like it would be an...More

Thank FightOnJeff
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We actually happened upon this place because we tried to go to Redamak’s and it was closed for construction. We are SO glad to find The Stray Dog because the service was WONDERFUL and the food was AWESOME! My husband got a burger AND a...More

Thank Kendra M
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Well first stop in New Buffalo mi, not to shabby. The place is a cute set up in the waterfront district. The food was good not great, but the service was. Fun place to eat with a lot of action....this place was busy,but yet sat...More

Thank Ray G
Reviewed April 2, 2018

My husband and I visit Stray Dog every year for our anniversary, as this was our "go-to" spot when dating. Great ambiance, great food, great beer selection, and a short walk to the beach!

Thank Susan C
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September 4, 2017|
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Response from penguin4836 | Reviewed this property |
It's casual and looks like a fun place to work
Arleen H
October 31, 2016|
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Response from TomWilKal | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but hours are a little shorter in the off season.
August 29, 2016|
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Response from GiaTruPyt | Reviewed this property |
No, first come first serve
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 N Whittaker St, New Buffalo, MI 49117-1170
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  New Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-469-2727
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