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Sam's Joint closed?

Mark Brooky • Jul 21, 2015 at 1:57 PM
mbrooky@grandhaventribune.com 616-842-6400 ext. 243

ANSWER:

Sorry, Ben, but it appears the chain of Sam's Joint restaurants in West Michigan are no more.

The phone numbers for the Norton Shores and Coopersville locations are disconnected, and the business' website is down.

Owner Sam Bravata told MiBiz.com for a story in November 2012 that he wanted to sell the business he started in Caledonia in 1977 and retire. At the time, there were nine Sam's Joints: at the corner of Pontaluna and Old Grand Haven roads in Norton Shores, Coopersville, Caledonia, Alaska, Dutton, Kentwood, Middleville, Plainwell and Rockford.

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