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Taste Kitchen

521 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2209
+1 734-369-4241
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bouillabaisse” (8 reviews)
“octopus” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
521 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2209
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Gem in downtown Ann Arbor. Small and crowded. Seated right at our reservation time on Sunday evening. Place was packed.. Stuck back in the corner with barely enough room to sit comfortably. Server was at the table quickly. Ordered wine from the list that was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Floyd P
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We had 8pm reservations, but when we arrived the staff was apologetic that the table we were supposed to have had been there for over three hours. They handled the situation perfectly, gave us free champagne for waiting and after a few more minutes the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kballmv
Reviewed 29 September 2018

This was our first trip to thin relatively new and highly rated restaurant very near the UMich campus. First, every dish was excellent. There were five of us and we had the bouillabaisse, panzanella salad, hanger steak, cauliflower main dish and shaking steak. All were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bloodman33
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Delicious fresh food, nice service. Sashimi was tasty and fresh. Mussels were outstanding, as were the Bouillabaisse. Save room for dessert! Best dining option we found in Ann Arbor.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank harlemfamily
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Taste Kitchen has become one of Ann Arbor’s best over the last year, honing their skills and service. Wait staff very pleasant and attentive, food outstanding. The scallops were perfectly done and spiced. The shrimp spring rolls an appetizer and salad in one yet more...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank rodbeer
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is a difficult restaurant to find a comfortable table for a conversation and a nice dinner. The menu is nice, especially the small plates which are appropriately priced. The Mussels, Spring Risotto with Mushrooms, Steamed Dumplings and Salmon Sashimi are all deliciously and beautifully...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Rumplestiltskinned
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Open Mondays, which is rare in Ann Arbor. Food is consistently of high quality. Attentive staff and more than willing to accommodate changes to menu descriptions.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 1stjewels
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I ate here tonight with my daughter who is a graduate student at the U of M. We had a reservation, were greeted warmly upon arrival and were seated right away. Neil was our server and he was excellent. I always ask many questions about...More

Date of visit: April 2018
3  Thank mugglemom18
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We started our visit with an excellent waiter, Carl who was very friendly and very knowledgeable about the menu. We ordered a couple cocktails that were very good. Enjoyed the octopus plate. It had great flavor, was tender and had a great pan sear. My...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank FoodieReviewee
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Smallish space but food is tasty and nicely presented. Only problem was the seating which in our case was en route to the restroom and back area of restaurant. Took much away from the overall ambiance of the dinner. Thus the rating. Not pleasant to...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank getwhatyoupayfor
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2209
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-369-4241
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