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Bull's Head Tavern

188 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2622
+1 616-454-3580
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork chops” (10 reviews)
“chicken wrap” (8 reviews)
“thai shrimp” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
188 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2622
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant and bar in downtown Grand Rapids. We went for a birthday dinner for our son. Everything was great. Had NY Strip and shrimp scampi. Steak was excellent and so were the scampi. When we mentioned it was a birthday dinner our son's martini...More

Thank Jscott2800
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here for dinner. I had the seared sashimi tuna, and it was awesome. Perfect sear, served rare with a sesame crust. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone looking for a casual atmosphere and delicious food!

Thank Cale W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate at the Bulls Head Tavern while I was in Grand Rapids MI for a conference at the end of July beginning of August 2017. I must say it was beyond amazing!!! The first time I ate there was with my wife. The tavern...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Great restaurant with good food, service and an amazing decor. We ate there two out of four nights in Grand Rapids.

Thank racequilt
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have eaten lunch here numerous times and the food and service is always good. Bar food and a bar menu but the wait time is great because many patrons work downtown and have a limited amount of time for lunch

Thank Liz4565
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and had the tavern's lunch special of pastrami, large enough sandwich to split. Great setting to have a nice meal.

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This prix fixie meal was the perfect ending to a busy day of travel. The meal started with a wedge salad followed by the grilled pork topped with onion rings with fingerling potatoes, and baby carrots. The dessert was to die for, a rich cheesecake...More

Thank edcarol
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had a chicken wrap that was so dry I asked for ranch to help it out. It didn't help. Ate half and gave up. Another in our group got the sirloin and it was so tough he didn't finish it either.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The highlight of our Grand Rapids visit had to be this fun eatery. Dining on the patio people watching was very nice . We sipped on a Chardonnay and a Cabernet while dining on a great Mediterranean pasta and the salmon . Servers were attentive...More

Thank 12,318
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after dinner elsewhere for dessert and coffee-omg what a good call! The waiter made a fresh pot of decaf and we enjoyed a couple of decadent desserts! It has a nice vibe and outdoor seating available streetside. Check it out! Blueberry hand pie...More

Thank Tarane12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2622
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-454-3580
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