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Wood Fire

134 S Front St, Dowagiac, MI 49047-1737
+1 269-782-0007
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (8 reviews)
“pot roast” (5 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
134 S Front St, Dowagiac, MI 49047-1737
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were visiting relatives and slipped away for a dinner just the two of us. This was an excellent restaurant. The food was really good, and the service was excellent.

Thank getbackonjack
Reviewed April 9, 2018

I have not tried everything on the menu, but what I have had was very good. I am very particular about what I eat and where and can say that dressed up or causal the Wood FIre is one of the nicest eats in the...More

Thank CoryReidMiller
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We were there with a group of 7 children The menu was very expensive and not kid friendly. This was a swanky restaurant in downtown dowagiac. All other restaurants were full and had wait time of 1 hr plus. So we went there. The waiter...More

Thank Ian E
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Went for anniversary dinner. Excellent service. Best pot roast we’ve had in a long time. Large enough that next time would probably pay extra $4 and split. Great desserts offered. Bartender made nice drinks. From soup, salad, dinner, coffee & dessert I couldn’t find a...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed January 31, 2018

We were in town and a group of us went to dinner here. Lots of choices for food and it was a very nice meal. A little pricey for some items but plenty to eat and delicious!

Thank MsDonna60
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Though normally closed on Monday and Tuesday our group was accommodated on Monday evening. Arriving early, we grabbed a seat in the bar area and ordered from the nice selection of craft beers on tap. As the rest of the group filtered in they ordered...More

Thank Ganilla
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Interesting place for a quaint small town. Menu has an Italian vibe. Two at our table ordered the ribs. They were excellent. One ordered a steak which was not as impressive and I had a Wild Mushroom pasta dish. An enormous amount with lots of...More

Thank Rhonda L
Reviewed September 30, 2017

This is a friendly spot in the center of Dowagiac, Mich. in the southwestern part of Michigan. The food is excellent, and the atmosphere is friendly. Trish, the bartender is excellent - she remembers what everyone likes and manages to be attentive to all the...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Excellent staff, great food, and not too expensive. The ribeye was cooked perfectly, the drinks were very pleasant Richard M. was fantastic as our server!

Thank Oscar F
Reviewed July 12, 2017

My wife and I go here when we want to have a "nice" dinner. The food is very good, there is a good mixed drink menu, and good choices for craft beers. The ambiance is nice, with the wood-fired oven and renovated historic building.

Thank David M
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February 22, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from dillnbee | Reviewed this property |
From their website: Thursday 4–8:30PM Friday 4–9:30PM Saturday 4–9:30PM Sunday 4–8:30PM Monday Closed Tuesday Closed Wednesday 4–8:30PM
December 5, 2016|
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Response from dillnbee | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have room for a group this size but I have no idea of the cost of appetizers. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 S Front St, Dowagiac, MI 49047-1737
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Cass County  >  Dowagiac
  • Phone Number: +1 269-782-0007
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