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Zehnder's Restaurant

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730 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
+1 855-421-4312
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Windsor, Canada
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1,571 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 487 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went here again and this time I was sure I would have the sit down chicken dinner, but the lines again were massive so I decided against it again and reluctantly went down to the lower level to look at the shops and saw they had a weekend brunch going so I skipped the line upstairs and had an... More 

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Thank James A
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163 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were staying at Zehnders Splash Village for a couple nights, and a dinner here was included. We had reservations, do there was no wait at all. Staff was very friendly, and service was fast. The portions are huge... there is no way to leave here hungry! My son and I added on the schnitzel which was excellent. Large pieces... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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226 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Zender's Z cafe has a Friday night fish fry.located in the lower level next to their bakery. We try to attend this annually for a road trip and good perch. It is an all you can eat buffet (changing slightly every week) including yellow perch, chicken variations and a seafood stir fry station. We arrived midway through service and only... More 

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Michigan
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely restaurant with amazing food and equally amazing service. You have to try the chicken with mashed potatoes and the buttered noodles! An awesome dinner and experience that keeps my family coming back multiple times a year. If you don't want to sit in the main restaurant and make a reservation, the "Z chef's cafe" downstairs is the same... More 

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Thank Danielle A
Detroit, Michigan
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247 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All you care to eat.. what a great idea. We didn't have any ëxtra.. because we had so much on the first round. Chicken was very tasty. My kids even tried the soup. We had a great meal.

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Thank Holly B
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. Please feel free to contact me if there ever is a need to do so. We look forward to welcoming you back again and again. Thanks again. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Any Michigander will tell you this is a 'must visit' restaurant. We appreciated how quickly they acknowledged our reservation, even though it was a busy night!

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Thank Gail H
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, thank you so much for the great review! We are so happy to hear you had such a great time at our restaurant and sincerely appreciate your business. We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks again! Sincerely, Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager More 

Detroit, Michigan
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lunch Chicken plate is great. Very tasty and great sides too! Love their noodles and coleslaw. We also love the included ice cream for dessert. Just enough to finish the meal. We come here often.

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Thank Heinzstein
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. Please feel free to contact me if there ever is a need to do so. We look forward to welcoming you back again and again. Thanks again. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meal and service were great. Was a typical Zehnders meal. I could fine noting wrong with the food or the service. If you do not like chicken and do not like The German atmosphere this might not be the place to go.

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Thank Robert H
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. We hope you come back again, and again. The service we provide to our guests is very important to us, and we work very hard to not only meet, but to exceed our guests’ expectations. Thanks again. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager More 

Rochester Hills, Michigan
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and atmosphere here is just as good as across the street. My wife and I go back and forth each time we visit and never go away unhappy.

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Thank John M
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write. We look forward to welcoming you back to Frankenmuth and Zehnders again and again. Thanks for the great review. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager More 

Toledo, Ohio
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful food, service and atmosphere! Always look forward to the chicken and the buttered noodles! Don't forget to make a stop i the downstairs bakery for a treat to take home!

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Thank grammyraye
Zehnders, Manager at Zehnder's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write. I will be sharing your review with our staff at our daily meetings. I assure you they really enjoy these reviews and we will use this as an example of great customer service. Thanks again. Shelby Albrecht F&B Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
American, German, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Frankenmuth
  • Phone Number: +1 855-421-4312
Description
Hospitality abounds with traditional family style chicken dinners and tantalizing breads and pastries in the world-famous Zehnder's of Frankenmuth restaurant.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?