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Chick-Inn Drive-In

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501 Holmes Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48198-3061
+1 734-483-3639
10:00 - 21:00
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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I had the Paul Bunyan and onion rings. The meat was flat the onion rings cold and hard back the food was hot the Paul bunyans had real meat .

Thank Williams M
Plymouth, Michigan
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111 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

A foot long dog, small onion rings, small coleslaw, small shake, cup of water, and a mushroom burger was almost nineteen bucks. Good shake. Horrid coleslaw. Rather greasy food. Nostalgia is nice, but this is a poor value proposition.

Thank brooktroutchaser
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I was here after being out and about one afternoon. Stopped in with a few friends for a burger and sweet potato fries which were delicious. The service was quick and the waitress was friendly

Thank Amber D
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Stopped there on Memorial Day not knowing they were closing early this could be the reason that my order was mediocre, we were the last ones there, ordered 2 chicken sandwiches and fries, got home and the chicken sandwiches were just grilled chicken breast on a bun, no mayo, mustard, lettuce, tomato...nothing. One of the sandwiches looked like it wasn't... More 

Thank Laurie D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015

The food is not very good. The burgers can be rancid. Mold has been reported in different food items. Nothing is made from scratch. It is all frozen & could have been in the freezer for up to a year! Music options can be flat out offensive language not meant to attract families.

3 Thank Harold W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Classic drive in. Curb side service to your car door. Recommend cheese steak w/ hand cut fries. Can't miss..lunch or dinner. Each day of the week has its own special. Call ahead if you ate picking up. One of the few places that still have car hop service.

3 Thank Michael C
Ann Arbor
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2013

Yes, the food here is really great. There is nothing on the menu that is remotely close to being good for you. A visit to Chick Inn is really about the experience, though. I don't know of another nostalgic drive-in still in operation.

2 Thank A2_Foodie
Level Contributor
139 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Part of going to the Chick-In is it's history. It's an Ypsi land mark. The food is good too. The Paul Bunyan burger is yummy.

Thank shooiec
ypsilanti michigan
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2012

I been going here since iwas a kid a total classic. Foods great service sucks though.

Thank gardenspook
Whitmore Lake, Michigan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 August 2011

This is where I met my wife 35 years ago today. She was the cook back then and probably had better food because she was cooking it. I will be going back today, which I do every year.

1 Thank Longtimefriend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Holmes Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48198-3061
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ypsilanti
  • Phone Number: +1 734-483-3639

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?