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Alex's Railside Restaurant

201 W Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9764
+1 989-687-2880
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good26%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (10 reviews)
“toast” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
201 W Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9764
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought a friend here today and it was her first time. First, the location: right on Saginaw Rd on the outer edge of Sanford, it's easy to find, easy to get in and out of, and plenty of parking with better-than-average handicap parking. It's...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

When the prices are cheap, you can't complain too much about average food. Service is alright as well.

Thank tim m
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Stopped in after having a bad experience at another breakfast restaurant. I have to say the food and waitstaff here are amazing. For a little town restaurant, this place is big on savings! 2 eggs, 3 meat, hash browns, toast and a drink for just...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Everything is fresh cooked, including soups and chili. They don’t used prepackaged foods. And, if you like pies, they get theirs from Judy’s pies which is a local business. Fish, including lake perch and walleye are on the menu daily. They offer special nights which...More

Thank Wayne V
Reviewed 12 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 12 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 7 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 21 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 21 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
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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