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Showboat Restaurant

242 W Broad St, Chesaning, MI 48616-1205
+1 517-845-2830
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“perch” (3 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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242 W Broad St, Chesaning, MI 48616-1205
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is a great place to eat. Good food, good service. I would recommend this for anyone traveling thru Chesaning.

1  Thank dmille708885
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

This is a very popular spot. Had the perch, sweet potato and salad bar which were delicious. It wasn't busy during the middle of the week so we chose a great spot for work conversation. Service was impeccable

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Downtown home cooked meals. Great place to eat. Located in the heart of Chesaning. Prices very reasonable

1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I had the Fruit Salad: Romaine lettuce, grapes, apples, shredded parmigiano, grilled chicken, with pomegranate dressing. Great size and delicious. Hubby had the 16 oz prime rib with sautéed mushrooms and rice with the salad bar. He said it was very good and the meat...More

1  Thank FLPhotochick
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Their under new ownership. They kept the same menu and salad bar. the food is very good. I had one of the dinner specials which was boord chicken with mushrooms and bacon and it was awesome, it came with potato ( I had baked) and...More

Thank lsap1951
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had breakfast, it was good;. Homemade taste and fresh. Nothing fancy or different. The food and service is consistent every time we go, which is why we continue to go.

Thank Melody W
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Good for traditional American. (I prefer new American) so I usually don't stop at a traditional American restuarant but there wasn't a huge selection in this small town. The service was great our server was very friendly and attentive. The atmosphere was nice, I enjoyed...More

Thank GrannyTammy01
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Had the Samuel Adams beer battered cod dinner here that was excellent. It came with the salad bar and fries so was way more than enough and took some home. It was such a golden brown. Perfect crunchiness on the outside and white and flaky...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We drove here to celebrate our 20th Anniversary because a friend had told us it was very good. It was so much better than we even anticipated! We had the sirloin the first time we went. The service was fast and the meat was flavorful...More

Thank RL H
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Very extensive menu, and cheap for what you get. The servings are BIG, with an all-you-can-eat salad bar (with soup station). I had the pork chops -- two large pork chops (no bones), with choice of potato (I had American fries), soup and salad bar...More

Thank Rhonda B
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Cherie B
19 December 2016|
Response from KIP1958 | Reviewed this property |
I would guess YES, but I have not been there since September. I believe they do decorate though.
Mary Lou G
26 April 2016|
Response from tina g | Reviewed this property |
They have both tables and booths.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 W Broad St, Chesaning, MI 48616-1205
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Chesaning
  • Phone Number: +1 517-845-2830
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