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Cru Cellars Michigan

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411 Main St, Frankfort, MI 49635-9142
+1 231-399-0200
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Clive, Iowa
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A great experience. Seemingly organic ingredients. Loved the smoked whitefish dip. Excellent wine selection.

Thank Pashoff
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My fiancé stopped in looking for a glass of wine but found so much more! The cheese plate was to.die.for. And the service equally as pleasant. Not to be missed if you're looking for a quality cocktail hour.

Thank Browneyez386
Frankfort, Michigan
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you are really hungry, choose another restaurant. Went with a group of friends and none of us left feeling too happy with the experience. The selections were interesting but very small and overpriced. The atmosphere was not very warm or inviting. I would not return.

Annandale, Virginia
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188 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

In spite of unappealing (grey walls with huge gouges in the drywall) décor, and poor initial service (no water, no server to take orders until we went and asked for them) -- follow up service was fast, food was prepared very quickly, and was delicious. Portions of the bucatini carbonara were on the small side, but for such a well-seasoned... More 

Rochester Hills, Michigan
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I was hoping for more Michigan wines when I visited, but regardless I enjoyed the wines I tried! You are able to get wine flights which was a great way to try a variety! The food was good as wrll!

Thank Emma B
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61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Wanted to try a different place other than our usual spots when we are there. For a busy downtown, the place was not crowded. It is a bit upscale with a limited menu. Everything is ala carte. Food was good, portions were limited. Service was good.

Thank John K
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

was in town for a family reunion and stopped by mid-afternoon after a run. had a great charcuterie plate and a glass of beer. went back late at night (well 9ish) for another bite. great wine selection and interesting menu, good service, nice ambience. well done.

Thank Peter C
College Station
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

A really nice wine bar with good food. The menu is limited and pretty simple, but things were well prepared. Nice simple wine list with good choices. And they have bottles for sale with an excellent and very diverse selection which are quite shockingly reasonably priced. For a small town this place is great.

Thank Mike B
Detroit, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our mushroom, pesto, and goat cheese flatbreads with a glass of wine. My son says his pulled pork sandwich was one of the best he's had. It was a great relaxing place to stop for a late lunch.

Thank charchar8
Indianapolis, Indiana
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant in downtown Frankfort. Dropped in for a light meal. Sat at the bar and enjoyed a salad and burger along with local brewed beer from Storm Cloud. Very good salad and the burgers are very tasty. Festive atmosphere as the bar area was packed but our barkeep did a wonderful job managing drinks and food orders. Wine... More 

Thank MATerry52

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Wine Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Main St, Frankfort, MI 49635-9142
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Benzie County  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 231-399-0200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?