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JR's Hometown Grill & Pub

1301 Spring St, Petoskey, MI 49770-8720
+1 231-881-9144
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1301 Spring St, Petoskey, MI 49770-8720
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Totally disfunctional staff! We could not wait to get out of there! Food took forever! It was not hot. Terrible experience! Felt bad for the waitress as she obviously didn't want to be there because the manager was incompetent!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank John V
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Granted, we were there on one of the busiest weekends of the year (for fall "leaf peepers") but they were literally out of everything everyone was ordering. About all they had was a sad chicken sandwich (the composition was suspect even) and about two of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trek787291
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Friendly, fast service on a late night. Very accommodating. Good hearty food. Steak dinner was good. Chicken avocado wrap was good.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kelli z
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We recently were here for lunch. Absolutely wonderful food. We had an appetizer to share which was enough for a meal for 2. No way could we eat everything and the waitress was so concerned something was wrong with our meals. Since we were traveling,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dporter1157
Reviewed August 21, 2018

A typical Applebee's type of eatery we tried while in Northern Michigan. Restaurant booths surrounding central bars and big screen TV's The cold beer, quesadillas and shrimp basket were all tasty and plentiful. No complaints.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank VaTechDad
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

We ate here on a Friday night about 6:30. We were told there would be a 10-minute wait but actually we were seated right away. We ordered four adult beverages and two appetizers for four people. The drinks came out in a timely manner so...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We got waited on fast and had a drink. Took the food a bit to come out, but overall it was pretty good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Janice G
Reviewed April 19, 2018

We were greeted right away. server was nice. everything we ordered came with a reply of thats not on special today or that doesnt apply to special....despite the fact that we never asked if that was the case. which then resulted in my kids wondering...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Julia R
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

My mom and I stopped here for lunch today. It was around 1 pm on a Tuesday and although it wasn't very busy, we waited about 10-15 minutes to get acknowledged by a host or hostess... which didn't happen, so we left.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank BuckeyeMOM3
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

As a new local, my husband and I have enjoyed eating at JR's several times in the past 8 months. Quick service. Friendly staff. Good food (sweet potato fries are great!) and I love the large American flag painted in the wall!! I also love...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 958bm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 Spring St, Petoskey, MI 49770-8720
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey
  • Phone Number: +1 231-881-9144
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