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Alex's Railside Restaurant

201 W Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9764
+1 989-687-2880
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“fries” (2 reviews)
“rail trail” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
201 W Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9764
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

My husband loves their perch dinner but I always have trouble finding something. It used to be a lot better than it is now. Supposed to be under new ownership soon. Hoping it gets back to what it used to be. Sandy is a great...More

Thank Milosgranny
Reviewed 11 October 2017

You pretty much get what you pay for here. Our dinner specials came with the salad bar and a beverage. The Smoked pork chops were juicy and tender. Service as friendly and quick. It's not fancy, but it fills.

Thank Harold L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great family restaurant! Food is consistently good as well as service.our choice every time the mister is supposed to be cooking.

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Good for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. A solid menu that serves a local clientele or an ice cream cone on a warm day.

Thank kdhennig
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for some good homemade soup and dessert. Homemade pie was wonderful! Good homey atmosphere and great waitress too!

Thank Deb H
Reviewed 17 March 2017

stopped here for breakfast yesterday and it was real good.4.99 for 2 eggs meat, taters toast and coffee. good food and good service. large portions of food worth it all the way!

Thank buger
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Great food with family style atmosphere. Reasonable meal prices. Will definitely be back again to eat.

Thank Bones C
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The owner and staff is great here and so is the food. They have a great breakfast selection with generous portions. It is no wonder they have been a staple in Sanford for so many years.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Food has been good but very cramped if you sit on salad bar side. Plus it echoes in there with noise

Thank MrDanRae
Reviewed 27 September 2016

For the past 10 years a group of DC retirees have been meeting here for breakfast every other month, that should tell you something about the quality of food and service! I personally have never eaten dinner here but have had many a breakfast and...More

Thank LJB049
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9764
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 989-687-2880
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