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Divani

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International, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
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15 Ionia Ave SW, Ste. 130, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4102
+1 616-774-9463
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16:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place for dinner!!! Had the lamb chops and they were done to perfection. Started with the caprese salad which they have a twist of fried mozzarella which I just delish. Would go back again!!!

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Thank DISBOFFG41
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Courtney waited on us and did a fantastic job! Calamari was amazing. Best burger I've ever had. Black pearl dessert is a must:)

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Thank Monica R
Molli S, Guest Relations Manager at Divani, responded to this review

Hi Monica! This is Courtney, thank you so much for the review! I am so happy you enjoyed everything, I hope to see you again soon! More 

Indian River, Michigan
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Enjoyed a lovely dinner here with a group of 4 couples. Staff is very helpful with a nice table near wine storage wall. Our waiter was great and explained many items on menu and made suggestions to help us choose. My husband especially loved the bone marrow appetizer with shot of scotch poured down the bone. Wow, what a treat.... More 

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Thank JaniceBur
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed yourself, we are getting ready to roll out a new dinner menu on Monday November 21st so you will have to come back and try some of our new additions. The bone marrow, however, will remain so you can come a do another scotch louge! We hope to see... More 

Michigan
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Do not miss their Restaurant Week experience. For that matter, go any time! We went early so we could take advantage of the great happy hour drink specials. Their classic cocktails are all $5 from 4-6 pm. Hubby had a Sazerac and a Manhattan, while I had the Pimm's Cup. We both thought they were excellent. The list is long,... More 

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Thank retireewannabe
Rebecca S, Front Office Manager at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you very much! We appreciate you taking the time to write such a nice review! It was a pleasure taking care of the two of you. A wonderful guest experience is the reason we are here! I am so glad you enjoyed everything (especially the cheesecake)! We hope to see you very soon! More 

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79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

We enjoyed the food and surroundings at this small plate restaurant. Great cocktails and wine list. Best lamb chops ever!

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Thank Tfb520
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. The lamb chops are a personal favorite of mine! We hope to see you again! More 

Michigan, United States
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoy going to Bar Divani - the food is inventive and delicious! The drinks are also very good! We especially enjoy the atmosphere - it's romantic and chic, but with relaxing vibe. The service has always been great and attentive.

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Thank Yuliya486
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are always happy to hear that each person's visit is enjoyable, from the food, drinks and service! We hope to stop in again very soon! More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We had a nice dinner here - good value for creative contemporary food. The salads were great and inexpensive, Mussels were huge and scallops grilled just right. Service was right on - but was not a busy evening. Prices very reasonable for service and food quality.

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Thank RayMan222
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review! We are very glad you enjoy our menu. Our chef prides himself on his creative menu! We hope to see you very soon! More 

Michigan
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91 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Made reservations for a quick dinner before the Garth Brooks concert. They respected our timeline, bringing all meals out on time and even reminded us when our deadline drew near. Two orders of spareribs were devoured as were the crab cakes and charcuterie. Great wine selection as well. Will return whether on a tight time-frame or not. A+ service too... More 

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Thank tourguidemom
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the nice review! We are very happy you enjoyed your visit! We hope you had a great time at Garth Brooks and we hope to see you soon! More 

Rochester Hills, Michigan
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153 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Visited two years ago and was very impressed with menu and atmosphere. This visit was a bit different. We were the only two people in the place at 6pm - uncomfortable. Ordered some small plates that were OK but not as we remembered. Cocktails were the highlite as great time was taken to make and present them (there was no... More 

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Thank AJK810
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

From a business owner's perspective, I wish everyday was busy. All we can do is hope everyone enjoys their experience and comes back. We hope you give us another try. More 

Grand Rapids, MI
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444 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

We’ve been going to Bar Divani since it opened. It’s gone through some good and bad phases over the past 10+ years. We had stopped going in recent years (food had gone downhill quite a bit). It’s been under new ownership for over a year now. Changes aren’t physically visible – which is nice, because the décor is unique, comfortable,... More 

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Thank Beentheredonethat777
Molli S, Owner at Divani, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting over the years. We just added to our cocktail list and hope we were can find something more to your liking the next time you visit! Let us know the next time you visit and we'll help find something you enjoy. Hope to see you soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$36
Cuisine
International, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Ionia Ave SW, Ste. 130, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4102
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-774-9463

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?