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The English Inn

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677 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-8242 (South of Columbia Hwy.)
+1 517-663-2500
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 13:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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147 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

Really enjoy having dinner in The Pub. Their Fish & Chips are terrific as are their other bar menu options. Unfortunately their bar drink prices are too high. Service is always wonderful.

Thank Teresa F
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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84 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We enjoyed every minute. It's unusual that a bed and breakfast has such a fine dining restaurant. A pianist played perfectly appropriate songs as we progressed through a splendid dinner. Everything we ordered was prepared perfectly. Prior to dinner we also had tea time in the Pub. The owner was present and happy to provide a history of the property.... More 

1 Thank cweaver15
Lansing, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

When my husband called to make reservations for Valentine's Day he also mentioned that it was our anniversary and asked for a more private table in a nook or corner. The restraunt assured us that was possible. Upon arriving we were led to a table smack in the middle of a very crowded dining room. The tables were so smashed... More 

1 Thank Smoellen
Jackson, Michigan
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90 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

This restaurant is definitely one of my favorites. It is one for special occasions. I love the Filet Mignon! Top notch service. They have a very extensive wine menu. The dining experience is accompanied by the sounds of a grand piano that is played during dinner service.

Thank StrongRefrigerator
Branson, Missouri
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

We went to dinner on a Monday night. Way too dark for my elderly mother. We couldn't see the menu's, much less the food when it arrived. I was extremely disappointed in my "Trio of Filet Mignon", as I could not even cut through them with a steak knife. Service was adequate, at best. Maybe Monday is a bad night... More 

1 Thank LuAnna H
Pinckney, Michigan
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

Wonderful meal, quaint surroundings, friendly staff. If you find yourself in the area, it's a must do!

Thank Margaret V
Eaton Rapids, Michigan, United States
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

My family and I went to the English Inn for dinner last night. It was the first time for all of us. I have to say it was an amazing and beautiful place to enjoy a nice quiet dinner. The Christmas tree and decorations were beautiful as well as the whole place. The food was delicious! They had the best... More 

1 Thank Bridge P
Lansing, Michigan
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110 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015

For many years my wife and I have gone to supper at the English Inn to honor special occasions. It has never let us down. What a fine place for a romantic evening. Soft lighting, live piano playing (but not too loud) and a lovely fire in the fireplace during the cooler months. Make a reservation. Ask to view the... More 

1 Thank Guest080
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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76 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Stopped in for a drink while visiting the area. We LOVED the bar at this English Inn. The bar was small, intimate, great leather and oak surroundings. Terrific bartender. Will definitely visit the restaurant in the future.

Thank kcorcora
Holt, Mi
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Beautiful Inn with gorgeous gardens. Excellent food and the service is the best in the area. This intimate setting is perfect for date night.

Thank 2256Spartan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$36
American, French, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 19:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 677 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-8242
    (South of Columbia Hwy.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Eaton County  >  Eaton Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 517-663-2500
The English Inn is "Creating Special Memories" with unparalleled ambiance and incredible cuisine. Hosting four stunning dining rooms the restaurant features classic preparations such as Chateaubriand for Two, Beef Tartare, and Roasted Prime Rib of Beef in addition to creative modern cuisine. The restaurant can host private parties from two to sixty. Our ballroom Medovue Hall can seat up to 200 guests for dinner receptions or weekday luncheons and meetings. The Pub and Terrace offer casual dining with classically British items such as Cornish Pasties, Fish and Chips and Shepherds Pie as well as unique sandwiches and salads. We look forward to hosting you soon at The English Inn, " Creating Special Memories".

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