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Amway Grand Plaza, 187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
+1 616-776-6425
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, International, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Amway Grand Plaza, 187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Grand Rapids for business I took a couple of employees here for an evening dinner out. It was great! The food was very sophisticated but the server was great about explaining it to anyone at the table who was unsure. The deserts were...More

Thank GailLins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a serving of Spanish flatbread and the smoothest Manhattan ever! Excellent service and city views.

Thank Rick B
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The view is beautiful especially on a clear night to watch the sunset. You overlook the picturesque views of GR from almost every spot in the restaurant. We love the bar area, Josh and Caleb are great and always very personable. The choices for dining...More

Thank LewisandVivian13
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I heard about this place from a stranger in Detroit who recommended it. We were looking for a place to have dinner and decided to have some drinks. We ordered a couple of Cava's and walked around and noticed on the outside of the building...More

Thank masonmarine
Parker B, General Manager at Cygnus27, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

An apt reference from "The Mark of Athena" is always welcome. Unfortunately, having been such a dry summer that within a week of cleaning the windows nature is quick to set back in motion what we look to extinguish. I assure you, had you stayed...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

It has become a GR Restaurant Week tradition for us to dine at Cygnus and we've never been disappointed. The service is consistently professional, friendly and efficient. The food is always creative, interesting, and thoroughly enjoyable to both eat and view. We vowed to return...More

Thank ksrichter3000
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We are staying at the Amy grand hotel and this restaurant is on the 27th floor. We decided to give it a try. The waitress was super knowledgeable of the menu. Since she had tried everything on the menu she was able to give us...More

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed August 10, 2018

I occasionally eat at Cygnus27 on my trips to Grand Rapids. This week was Restaurant Week and at Cygnust27 the $40 3-course menu was a GREAT value. I started with Spanish Mackerel Paté - a smooth, mild fresh taste on toasted bread and pickled vegetable...More

Thank Superchief1944
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We will return for dinner and Sunday brunch at a later date, but can thoroughly recommend Cygnus27 for happy hour. We each (4 of us) had a cocktail (all very inventive but not “weird”) and we decided to split an order of octopus. Oh wow,...More

Thank KMarmion
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We were a little hesitant to make reservations her. I thought the venue and being a captive hotel guest might make this place subpar, it was not. The service and food was excellent. The magnificent view only madd the dining experience that much better. My...More

Thank Anesthesia-man
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Upscale experience with a great mix of brunch offerings. Wonderful layout and flow so that you are not waiting in long lines.

Thank ahhNotEnoughNames
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Questions & Answers
October 16, 2017|
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Response from ParkerB95 | Property representative |
Short Answer - Yes Long Answere - Yes, our brunch buffet starts the weekend after Labor Day and then ends on Mother's Day. We take reservations from 10:30a until 1:30p and they can be made via OpenTable or by calling the... More
John M
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Tracy356 | Property representative |
Hello John M. Thank you for your question! There is not a dress code for Cygnus27. We hope to see you soon!
Willow C
October 28, 2015|
Response from Carrie S | Property representative |
Hi Willow! We are not currently serving a Mexican Martini - perhaps you are referring to a different drink on our cocktail list? You can find it on the Amway Grand website under Dining > Cygnus27 > View Sample Lounge... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$49
Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amway Grand Plaza, 187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-776-6425
  • E-mail
Set 27 stories up in the heart of Downtown Grand Rapids, Cygnus27 delivers a Latin-inspired menu and sophisticated cocktail lounge with expansive panoramic views of the Grand River and surrounding cityscape. The exclusive cocktail menu is based on classic inspirations. The light fare options include a variety of small and sharable plates - perfect for an after-work or evening bite. With its multi-level dining spaces and modern furnishings, Cygnus27 is truly the destination restaurant and cocktail lounge in West Michigan. A fresh, unique, and authentic menu draws on the Chef Stephan Vanheulen Latin American heritage and has made-from-scratch dishes that have earned the dining room the AAA Four-Diamond mark of distinction. Also available is our popular Sunday brunch mid-September through mid-May. Interested in booking a private space on the 28th floor? With floor to ceiling city and river views, you'll host the dinner your friends or colleagues won't soon forget!
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