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Oakwood Bistro

3003 Oakland Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3909
+1 269-344-5400
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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3003 Oakland Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3909
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Reviewed January 6, 2015

Had dinner tonight with friends and across the board we loved our food. I said it was the best meal out that I have had in Kalamazoo in months. No noise. Great food and just spectacular service. The Bell's Burger was so, so good and...More

Thank MassimoLido
Reviewed December 15, 2014

The location is convenient but the service and food are consistently lacking. We ordered fish tacos that did not taste fresh and the seasoning was overpowering. Won't be back.

1  Thank Foodstudy
Reviewed October 12, 2014

My husband and i used to frequent Oakwood Bistro and just a few days ago, after many months, we paid them a visit. They change their menu at least twice yearly, and have recently added some of my favorites. I love the smokehouse salad, and...More

Thank kzoogirl
Reviewed September 25, 2014

We heard lots of great reviews for the Lobster Roll. Hard to do in the Midwest. I would say it was good not great. I like the old school top sliced bun lightly buttered and toasted then stuffed with lobster salad meat. The bread was...More

1  Thank Kerry S
Reviewed August 3, 2014

I am usually a big fan of Oakwood Bistro, but the Burrata Caprese salad was not something I would have again. I make a far better Caprese than what was served to me. The Roma tomatoes were not ripe and who puts Caprese on a...More

1  Thank rosebudmi
Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stopped at the Oakwood Bistro for lunch. The onion soup and lobster bisque were both very tasty even in July.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed June 28, 2014

The Roadhouse is a very special place. I've enjoyed everything I've ever had there. The service is also great.

Thank Martha H
Reviewed June 16, 2014

The food at this restaurant is always prepared first rate by a excellent chef....not a short-order cook. The ingredients are always fresh and delicious. I enjoyed a beet/apple salad with chicken. Others at my table enjoyed French onion soup, Ahi Tuna, and vegetarian pasty. We...More

Thank LarryH0322
Reviewed February 26, 2014

stopped in for the first time in over 3 years. We enjoyed it,,,good service and liked our food. The place has a noisy atmosphere due to its smallness and hustle/bustle, so dont go thier if your looking for a quiet intimate dining experience. Other then...More

Thank al s
Reviewed February 14, 2014

I find the menu and the food preparation at this place to be outstanding. The trouble is, there seems to be some "entitlement" on the part of the waitress. We (2) went in while they were slow. They wanted to seat us at a booth....More

1  Thank keith e
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3003 Oakland Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3909
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-344-5400
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