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Gandy Dancer

401 Depot St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1088
+1 734-769-0592
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Ranked #15 of 522 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price range: $31 - $50
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Eclectic, International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Main Street
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English first
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

Had the portobello linguine and the pasta was not all dente. The Charley's chowder was near to cold. Friends had the salmon over ozro pesto. Plating was good but lacked taste according to them. The only good thing is the ambience and the place the restaurant is located in. The food definitely could use some work for the prices quotes.... More 

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Mount Vernon, Illinois
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80 reviews 80 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Really nice decor in the resturant, it is upmarket but really worth a visit. Salter terms were excellent, especially the dynamite shrimp. The main course was excellent, had the sole but the best was the desserts. I would go back for the cheesecake and double chocolate pudding.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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76 reviews 76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

First visit to the Gandy Dancer and what a treat! From the moment you drive up and turn your car over to the attendant for the complimentary valet parking, you are transported to another world! The staff is extremely well-trained to make you feel like an honored guest. The atmosphere, the historical train station, had so much charm and was... More 

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Milford, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We had a group of 17 go here on New Year's Day and it was excellent. The food, the service, the ambiance were all great. Our servers were very knowledgeable and everything was timely (which isn't always easy with a large group). We had grandkids from 4 to 21 and everyone found something yummy on the menu.

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United States
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Very nice restaurant. I dined there for brunch and it was a pleasant experience. There was a large selection of items on the brunch menu. The salmon was out of sight! :-) This restaurant is beautifully decorated and serve quality food. The staff was very professional and friendly. I will definitely visit again when in Ann Arbor.

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Westerly, Rhode Island
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79 reviews 79 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Our table was by the window, and we did see a train pass on the tracks outside! Always a treat when eating here. The menu covers every like: fish,meat, vegetarian. They will accommodate a food allergy. Great desserts and a treat when you leave to make you smile. I love eating at this restaurant when in Ann Arbor. They offer... More 

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s.e. michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

the service is phenomenal. the food is delicious. the ambiance is above 5 star. would love to go there regularly!

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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We were waiting for the train when recommended to go next door to the old station, now the Gandy Dancer. We had a real good dinner with the very pleasant staff. The fish was excellent and the pud hit the spot. A great place to wait for the train.

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Ann Arbor, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Gandy Dancer is one of the most unique dining experiences you could ever have. Gandy Dancer was converted from an old railroad station on the route from Detroit to Chicago. It istill looks and feels like a railroad station of the mid 1800s but it delivers some of the greatest food you can find anywhere. Because the new Amtrack station... More 

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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

When we think about going for brunch, there is always a two word answer: Gandy Dancer. The restaurant occupies the converted historic train depot on the Amtrak line. It is majestic and at the same time very cozy. The Sunday brunch spans 3 different rooms and includes over 50 offerings, including seafoods, cheeses, an omelette station and an amazing variety... More 

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Additional Information about Gandy Dancer

Address: 401 Depot St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1088
Phone Number: +1 734-769-0592
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Eclectic, International

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