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Metzgers German Restaurant

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305 N Zeeb Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1552
734-668-8987
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  • 68
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    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 11
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Its a lot of food, always, but fairly decent. The beer is always good. Some dishes are a bit over sauced, but most are good, Nothing is exceptional, at the same time nothing is bad either.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
LCJfromMI
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Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Its a lot of food, always, but fairly decent. The beer is always good. Some dishes are a bit over sauced, but most are good, Nothing is exceptional, at the same time nothing is bad either.

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Blythewood, South Carolina
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63 reviews 63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I have been eating at Metzgers for over 35 years, but this is the first review I have submitted. Had lunch here recently with two family members. All of us were absolutely pleased with our meals. The Copenhagen Schnitzel I had was absolutely fantastic, and although it was quite large for a lunch portion, I ate every bit of it!... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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65 reviews 65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Can't go wrong at Metzgers. Always great food. Authentic german. Generous portions. Warm and friendly service. Good beer selection.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Unfortunately people in Ann Arbor think they're eatin German Bavarian food but they aren't. This is the worst, fake, German food I have ever had. In Germany where Snitzel is a highlight , you can hear the pounding of the fresh meat. Not here! The food tastes processed and nothing better than a chicken sandwich at McDonald's. Don't waste your... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Had family lunch 12/29/14. Slow service, below average food, small portions, high prices for what you get. One small cabbage roll with cardboard like potato pancakes over $10. Left broke and hungry.

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Brighton, Michigan
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80 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I met friends here for an early (5 o'clock) dinner on Wednesday evening. There was hardly anyone in the restaurant at this time so seating and service was no problem. I had the stuff cabbage with cold German potato salad. The potato salad was really tasty in the two stuffed cabbage were large. The stuffed cabbage was... More 

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Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Most menu items are very tasty. 2 points.They offer senior portions at reduced prices, & on Wednesdays half priced bottle wine (wine selection limited, but ok)

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Grand Rapids, MI
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79 reviews 79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We visit here at least once a year during the fall for a big family dinner, and we are never disappointed. This is the place to go for German food, with great entrees and sides. There is a good draft beer selection for a variety of German beers, and the menu includes German classics as well as other, more standard... More 

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Canton, Michigan
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69 reviews 69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

From out of nowhere came this place. We used to turn off the freeway, drive past the strip-mall entrance, never knowing what we were missing. Then an unknown review. The rest is, as they say, history. It's even more meaningful now as Thanksgiving and Christmas nears, with it's cozy, warm, German and European decor. So inviting and at home. The... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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127 restaurant reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I've lived in Germany and traveled there extensively. This matches up with anything you'd find there. Good schnitzel and other german sides. They have good beer on tap, and the decor is very German, though not too old fashioned. Though the location is clearly new, being in a strip mall west of Ann Arbor, you can tell the family has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 305 N Zeeb Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1552
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: 734-668-8987

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

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