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Jakes Old City Grill

100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
+1 989-797-8325
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (24 reviews)
“french dip” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great. They have a fabulous cocktail menu, all the ones I have had are great. The atmosphere is fantastic

Thank D1765SVlindam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I eat here a few times a year. Folks are more likely to be dressy casual but baseballs caps are accepted. The drinks are good and so are the meals. The beef is excellent and the presentation beautiful. We have never been...More

Thank Arletta F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Ate on the patio, which was nice, but of course some street noise since the restaurant is on a corner. Caesar salad included with meal was nice and crisp. Dressing was tasty. I had the shrimp and artichoke pasta in a Parmesan cream...More

Thank Marley T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jakes is a beautiful old restaurant. A lot of dark wood but lots of windows to let light in. We had the prime rib which was ok. I was expecting a nice mid rare piece of prime rib with ajus. Instead I got a piece...More

Thank jmasconi75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jakes has a relaxing atmosphere and level of service that cannot be compared to anyone in Saginaw. The food is always top notch and the steak medallions are to die for. Can't miss.

Thank jerdc
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

For such a fancy restaurant they were not the best this weekend. Had new appetizers tater tots with some terrible gravy and cheese on top. Then the one thing on the special menu was bourbon glazed salmon. It looked like I teaspoon on there the...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best finds in Saginaw. Great food and excellent service. Excellent food and atmosphere in old down area. Only issue we had was, they charged an up charge for asparagus when it was the only vegetable available. Over all this is...More

Thank dennyh42
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We read about this restaurant on TripAdvisor ..... did not expect too much. Wow, were we wrong. Will DEFINITELY eat here again. This place is on parr with any place in Chicago or New York .... and right in little old Saginaw. French Dips were...More

Thank Razinski
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I really intend to get past the sandwiches next time, but they are wonderful. Jakes is mid range and very comfortable. Great for lunch meetings. I have not found anything I would steer you away from on the menu. Some sandwiches you won't find elsewhere.

Thank CareerCritic
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Best lamb chops ever! Excellent food, excellent service! Old world, total class! NYC in the little city if Saginaw Michigan.

Thank jmkjelsey50
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Jane C
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Response from pattyc67 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no short shorts or bare midriff tops but slacks , nice jeans etc us fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Hamilton St, Saginaw, MI 48602-2013
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Saginaw
  • Phone Number: +1 989-797-8325
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