​​​Bay City's Hidden Gem

Locally owned for 40 years, we are a family restaurant & pub featuring delicious sandwiches, 

full  bar, beer garden and an

amazing waterfront view.

Some things stand the test of time. Our 114-year-old building and our legendary sandwiches. 

Our building celebrates the lumber history that makes our town unique. Stop on into Bay City's hidden gem and see why people drive from miles around just to get a bite. Soak up our beautiful waterfront view and experience our new large beer garden with grassy shaded area, games and indoor or outdoor patio seating.  

We serve over 32 sandwiches, fresh salads, soups and delicious desserts. We offer fish meals Thursday-Saturday and daily specials.  Enjoy our full bar. Dine in or carry out. We are known for our excellent catering for special events and office gatherings. We deliver and you can host your event inside or outside on our beautiful garden area. DoorDash and Grubhub us too!


#7 California Dreamin'

1905 S. Wenona

Bay City, MI 48706

Phone:  989-892-8303


Full Bar Available.- Treat Yourself to one of our Signature Drink Specials 


M - W: 11am - 7pm

TH - Sat: 11am - 9pm


Freshly Made Salads

Hot Soups Offered Daily 

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Beautiful Waterfront View

Perfect for Special Events or an Evening on Our Patio

Thursday - Saturday @ 3-9pm. Come for Great Lakes Perch, Shrimp, Cole Slaw, Fries & a Cold Beer.

LIVE Music Every Friday Night @ 6pm

Check out our Events page for details!

Order Any Sandwich as a Wrap

Gluten Free Wraps Available 

"We drive almost an hour one way every time we come here and it's 100% worth it."

Benjamin Charles

MLIVE Rated Wanigan Eatery & Pub as a Best Local Eats Favorite!

“Great Service. Great Food."

Michael Velazquez

"We just had our baby shower here yesterday and it was perfect! The owner was very helpful and accommodating. They supplied us, not only with food and desserts, but also a tent, table and chairs."

Alex Rosenbrock

"Such good food!!! I have a gluten allergy and they make any sandwich I want into a lettuce wrap or salad!! The owner is so kind and sweet- if you haven't tried Wanigan yet, you need to!!!"

Dana Dorman

"Our first time here and so impressed. Great service and fantastic food. The lady who took care of us was awesome. I can't wait to go back."

Kolleen Smith

"Wanigan is always a treat and delicious!!! A true local specialty! My favorite is #7, thank you for making delicious food every time!"

Gabriella DeVries