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254 W Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4212
+1 517-351-2506
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
254 W Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4212
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped in here for lunch. The beer was good, cheap and cold and the food was OK. The entrance to the restaurant was very strange.... down a alley with a metal door. Parking was limited to 4 spots.

Thank MargB_Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy going here for beer and boneless wings! Lots of choices on their menu such as burgers, pizza, sandwiches, Mexican food choices, and munchies. Parking is a challenge at times since can't park in lot west of building but city parking to north. Friendly wait...More

Thank Betsy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We asked the waitress what her favorite food was and both things she suggested were awesome! The buffalo chicken wrap was like no wrap I've had and the fish tacos had a great kick! So glad we stopped here.

Thank Sandy34335
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This establishment was a good place. We sampled the fried mushrooms, burgers & salads. All of the food was hot and tasty. My husband's burger came out w green olives instead of black olives...mistake...but not a big deal. We were especially impressed with the multiple...More

Thank htjfto3
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Crunchy's is an East Lansing staple. For years it has had excellent burgers and a good selection of beer. There is a reason it has been there "forever".

Thank renbody
Reviewed 29 June 2017

After over three decades, Crunchy's still has the best burgers in town! Spouse and I are both alums and live out of state. We always make an effort to get back to the stomping grounds of our youth. It is so nice that Crunchy's atmosphere...More

Thank profmom2017
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I had the bacon avocado burger and tots. Taking the other half home for dinner. My waiter was great. Thank you

Thank michelle k
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Visiting campus with my family and we're looking for a great student bar/burger joint. Crunchy's has a great college atmosphere, friendly staff, and great burgers. Will definitely be coming back here all the time when I start school here in the fall.

Thank caebennett3128
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Crunchy's is a fun laid-back place to have a burger and a beer. Their burger special is a great deal! Add to that they have a tremendous selection of beer on tap. Lastly, even the enchilada is good!

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This place can truly boast that it has one of the best burgers. They are absolutely delicious right down to the bun. For the MSU students, buckets of beer pretty much make the start of the weekend. The waitstaff was very quick and kept everything...More

Thank Margo G
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2 November 2015|
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Response from LMSmith1957 | Reviewed this property |
During the daytime hours til 6p or so I think it'd be fine. I'd avoid, in particular Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings/nights -- big time college students' night's out. If your kids are teens or older, might be a good... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254 W Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  East Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-351-2506
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