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Bravo! Restaurant & Cafe

5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
+1 269-344-7700
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (34 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wife & I had Bravo's New Year's Eve buffet on Dec. 31, 2018. It was exquisite!!!. So many tasty choices . . . salads, hot foods (including Beef Wellington), eye appetizing dessert bar, attentive wait personnel. Frankly, we really gorged ourselves because the selections were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kal-Traveler
Reviewed 5 days ago

We attended a Sunday Brunch. It had all of the usual (bacon, eggs, sausage, etc.). But it also had a station for custom eggs and omelets. The stone oven pizza (many flavors cut into reasonable sizes). It also had Crab Salad, Fresh salad "fixings." The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 761rickh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great brunch. They have everything you could want including an omelette station. Reasonably priced at $20 with drink included. I recommend making reservations as I heard those without being directed to the bar.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TravelGoddess0111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

their mushroom soup is fantastic. the angel hair pasta is divine. the service people are consistently wonderful

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank maryhonora
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here 3 times - can't believe I forgot to give a review! We meet up with our son on Sundays in the Kalamazoo area as he lives near Lake Michigan and we live in Jackson County. The buffet is really good but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SCBMichigan
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Their mushroom soup is AMAZING! HANDS.DOWN.THE.BEST. Had a cheese pizza that was ok. Nothing special about it but it wasnt by any means bad. The restaurant is quite nice and felt rather underdressed after a long day of Christmas shopping. Staff was friendly though and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank xirisin
Reviewed 12 November 2018

The management and staff was very accommodating and helpful before and during our wedding rehearsal dinner. The food was excellent!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank gnesseth
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This bar dinner was amazing because of Brittany. She was personable, suggested her favorites which were full of flavor and taste (artichoke mousse, apple salad and Brussel sprouts). She made me a fantastic lemon lavender coffee cocktail and really made my night. Thanks to her...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Travelingmom521
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Three couples had an amazing dinner last night. My husband had a pasta dish and I had a wondeful cobb salad. The service was excellent and they went out of their way to find a table even though they were busy! We will return soon!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ozkazoo
Reviewed 6 November 2018

First time at Bravo! and it was a decent experience. The service was very good, but on the slow side, which actually worked out well for us as we were out to dinner with some friends in town for a short period of time. Had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nollikat
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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
bob h
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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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