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Bravo! Restaurant & Cafe

5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
+1 269-344-7700
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I remember this as being a very good place to eat... while the toss salad had delicious Blue Cheese Dressing, the Bread was very ordinary could have come from the grocery store... the entree while AMPLE...a Shrimp and pasta dish with a few over cooked...More

Thank Jak K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here for dinner due to the very good reviews. Perhaps it was foolish of me to go to an Italian restaurant and not order pasta. But I have been following a low-carb diet, so I ordered the whitefish, which came with vegetables. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group had a private room. We received excellent service and the food was amazing. Everything was done with taste and excellence.

Thank JER518
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in on a Monday night (made a reservation through Open Table about an hour before we got there). We ordered two glasses of wine, two half salads, and two pizzas. All of it was good. Really Good. Very tasty. We...More

Thank Blessed17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Husband had "Wagyu" steak and they didn't even trim the fat off. They charge $34 for a steak and can't trim the fat? Have had better steaks at Outback than that one for half the price. I ordered the grilled duck, it was properly seasoned...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful pizza - clearly made right there. The restaurant is delightful and the staff are great. We eat there a few times a year and we have never been disappointed.

Thank Gillian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a privately owned restaurant and the only one. We got the suggestion from the librarian in Paw Paw. She also disclosed that her husband owned it. That didn't stop us from going, and were we ever glad that it didn't. The decor is...More

Thank RayB621
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Our go to place! From their amazing wood roasted pizza to the steaks, everything is pure perfection. Outstanding service. We have celebrated wedding showers, holiday buffets, rehearsal dinner, birthdays and just lunch. Finest place around to eat. Superb wine selection. A warm and cozy atmosphere...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Although we were gathering with friends instead of family, Fathers Day Brunch was excellent. A wonderful selection of well prepared food and friendly service. The made-to-order omelettes were a highlight for me, and the chocolate dipped strawberries were a perfect ending.

Thank BJHaas
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice place to have a meal. The service is good, the atmosphere is nice, and the food is very good. We started with drinks and some artichoke dip. Moved on to salad. And then, to the dinner. After dinner, we finished...More

Thank zoomie215
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14 October 2016|
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Response from Laurene W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for not answering sooner but we were out of the country. They have cocktails and wine. The quality of the wine is wonderful.
30 December 2015|
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Response from Elegantrodder |
Went summer 2016, highly recommended by friends. Wasn't impressed with food. One or two GF options were offered with no help by the pompous server. It's very overpriced and not GF friendly. Shame as its a beautiful... More
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15 March 2015|
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Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the snappy casual comment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-344-7700
  • E-mail
Fine dining locally owned restaurant. Chef owned. Italian & American cuisine.
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