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Zehnder's Restaurant

730 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
+1 855-421-4312
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken dinner” (434 reviews)
“cabbage salad” (54 reviews)
“liver pate” (63 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, German, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
730 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Yummy chicken dinner - served family style. Excellent service from our waiter Moses. Best to make reservations as we did. They place is packed but we were seated on time which was amazing.More

Thank Flfoodiegirl
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write. I will be sharing your review with Moses, and the rest of our staff at our daily meetings. I assure you they really enjoy these reviews and we will use this as an example of great customer...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Frankenmuth, Michigan and decided to try one of the advertised chicken dinners. Perhaps it is growing up in the South and knowing what really good fried chicken is, but I did not think the chicken was that great or the potatoes, stuffing....More

Thank Dixie H
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write. I would very much like the chance to discuss this with you. Please contact me at your earliest convenience so we can identify which one of our team members needs the appropriate coaching. Please feel free to...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We had the "all you can eat chicken dinner".... Wow!! The variety of side dishes included in this meal was unbelievable. The Bloody Mary's, dressing, breads and chicken were outstanding. We had to pass on the dessert that was included because of the large amount...More

Thank Bonnie M
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hello, thank you so much for the great review! We are so happy to hear you had such a great time at our restaurant and sincerely appreciate your business. We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks again! Sincerely, Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager

Reviewed 13 August 2016

Everyone had said we needed to do the famous "all you can eat" chicken dinner while in Frankenmuth. We asked at the hotel desk which dinner place was the better. She explained that though the 2 restaurants are not connected now, the recipes from the...More

Thank dbpv
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write. I’m so sorry you didn’t feel your experience met your expectations. If you’d like to discuss your visit any further feel free to contact me at webmaster@zehnders.com or 989-652-0450. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We eat in the basement of Zhenders several times each year and always enjoy the chicken dinners and the Michigan salad made fresh in front of you. No complaints!More

Thank Shannon M
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for such a great review. We hope you come back again, and again. The service we provide to our guests is very important to us, and we work very hard to not only meet, but to exceed our guests’ expectations. Thanks again. Shelby...More

Reviewed 12 August 2016

I have been eating at Zehnder's since I was able to eat solid foods. It's a huge part of my childhood visiting, and the food is always delicious and as amazing as I remember it. The look has not changed much either, which I appreciate...More

Thank ElvishThistle
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write. We look forward to welcoming you back to Frankenmuth and Zehnders again and again. Thanks for the great review. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager

Reviewed 11 August 2016

What a great place to go for chicken dinner! The service is terrific and the food is better than I remembered. Food is served family style and if you empty a dish, and you'd like more it is available. AND they pack up the extras...More

Thank EllentheCounselor
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hello, thank you so much for the great review! We are so happy to hear you had such a great time at our restaurant and sincerely appreciate your business. We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks again! Sincerely, Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager

Reviewed 11 August 2016

look around the gift shop but went around baker smell some good food and taste a lot good coffle bread

Thank johntavernier
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write. We look forward to welcoming you back to Frankenmuth and Zehnders again and again. Thanks for the great review. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Excellent food for a decent price. If you couldn't eat all there you could bring it home with you.Service was excellent the servers were friendly and informative

Thank bernhart13
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for such a great review. Please feel free to contact me if there ever is a need to do so. We look forward to welcoming you back again and again. Thanks again. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Our daughter's rehearsal was held here on a Friday and the staff did an excellent job! Zehnder's is world famous for their chicken dinners and this was no exception. everything from the cabbage salad to the stuffing and chicken was top notch! The service staff...More

Thank Michael C
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for such a great review. We hope you come back again, and again. The service we provide to our guests is very important to us, and we work very hard to not only meet, but to exceed our guests’ expectations. Thanks again. Shelby...More

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Linmae
4 June 2017|
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Response from shellyvdw | Reviewed this property |
They are used to serving tourists. There is no dress code other than what the law requires (no shirts, no shoes, no service). Just come as you are.
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Carol S
21 January 2017|
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Response from Zehnders | Property representative |
Yes we take reservations. You can visit us online at "zehnders. com" and make them online or call 800-863-7999. The Family Style Dinner is $21.95 for adults, and we do offer our Rewards Club and part of that is a free Family... More
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Jackie L
6 November 2016|
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Response from Melissa P | Reviewed this property |
Monday through Thursday are best days, we walked in and was seated promptly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Frankenmuth
  • Phone Number: +1 855-421-4312
Description
Hospitality abounds with traditional family style chicken dinners and tantalizing breads and pastries in the world-famous Zehnder's of Frankenmuth restaurant.
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