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The Riverside Inn

302 River Street, Leland, MI 49654
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Crawfordsville, Indiana
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41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The B&B part of this establishment seems to be an afterthought. The building has much history and is beautifully maintained. The rooms are quaint but substantial in size (there are only 4 rooms all on the second floor, no elevators.) We didn't eat at the restaurant below but heard raves on the food,l The breakfast was homemade granola, breads, fruits... More 

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Jacksonville, FL.
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58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

We stayed at the Riverside Inn as part of a visit to see the leaves in Michigan. The hostess was most gracious and made us feel very welcome. The room was spacious and the bed quite comfortable. The food in the restaurant was out of this world and we enjoyed our meal there immensely. It was a lovely stay and... More 

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Carmel, IN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Oh my goodness.... What a wonderfully delicious and superbly prepared dinner!! We had the stuffed calamari which was to die for!! Totally different than any calamari we had ever tasted!! And stuffed with chorizo sausage made in house.... A must try. I had the Stuffed Kabocha Squash that, I think, was the best dish I have had in years!! Fargo,... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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60 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

This wasn't our first time at the Riverside, nor will it be our last. The food and drinks have been good and still are. The dishes and their preparations tend to be traditional, but the use of locally sourced ingredients elevates them. The Inn's location next to the river is pleasant, away from the M22 summertime hubbub. I enjoy creative... More 

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Suttons Bay, Michigan
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Took friends here for their maiden dinner. Started with the Calamari and Scallops, which were delectable. All four dinners were incredible. I had the special Shrimp Pasta dish and left wanting more. We have been here several times, but it has a couple 2-3 years ago. Our server, Sebastian was on top of his game and provided excellent advice and... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We had a very nice dinner here recently. Good food and friendly service. It's in a nice location- on the river and back off a side street, but still really close to Fishtown and the shops in Leland. I wish we could have sat outside- their deck is right on the river and it looked really nice (but it rained... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

We were seated at a lovely table outdoors overlooking the river. The gardens are beautiful & our waitress, Karen, was very attentive. My husband had the duck & I had the fresh white fish (caught that day by the local fishery). Both dishes were superb. To top off the night we shared the homemade apple pie with vanilla bean ice... More 

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Greenfield, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The Riverside is a nice inn in a great location in Leland, steps away from the Bluebird and Fishtown. Our room was very "cozy" (read small), but adequate. The staff are all very welcoming and helpful. The back deck and benches on the dock are great for enjoying a drink in the evening. The continental breakfast is nothing to rave... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

Wow.....so consistent! We tried to reserve but couldn't get a table...then stopped by for a drink and managed to get the best table in the house....outside on the patio in the sun. Wonderful service, divine food, great wine selections each time with good advice from staff. Always great, always attentive staff and great selection and creative ideas coming from the... More 

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birmingham, mi
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful location and darling inside with very good food but it shouldn't take 1.5 hours to serve us our entree. We waited 45 minutes between our salad and our entree with multiple apologies from our server. The wait actually ruined our 35th anniversary as it was a humid night and there isn't air conditioning! I made this reservation 4 weeks... More 

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