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All 17 Bellaire Restaurants

Lulu's Bistro

213 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9589
231-533-5252
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Ranked #5 of 17 Restaurants in Bellaire
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner
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Rochester, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Lulu's serves delightful food and drinks. The atmosphere is more bistro than small Michigan town. The menu is varied, service is excellent, and there is an array of alcoholic beverages.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Who would expect a gourmet restaurant in Bellaire, Michigan? But there it is. They do an excellent job. My fish this time was a bit bland but most meals I have had here have been much better. Sometimes the noise level can be too high although this night wasn't too busy and we could actually carry on a conversation. The... More

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Okemos, Michigan
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105 reviews 105 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Bellaire is such a sleepy town that you don't expect to find an elegant bistro here. We had a quiet dinner outside. We enjoyed the food and service. We both had the soup, broccoli cheddar. My husband had the steak and I had the smoked salmon salad.

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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90 reviews 90 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

If you have read my other post you know I am a soup freak...I make at least 2 home made stocks a week and even eat soup for breakfast. Their French Onion is exactly what you want. A rich dark savory bone roasted broth filled with soft caramelized onions on a perfect little slab of toast supporting a crust of... More

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Petoskey, Michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I've been here with my husband a few times for anniversary dinners and love the food. It was creative and delicious every time. The only problem was being able to talk during dinner. That was impossible. The absolute insanity of noise was so bad that we couldn't speak to each other at the table without shouting to be heard, literally.... More

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Topeka, Kansas, Usa
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55 reviews 55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We enjoyed a nice lunch with family and friends. The luncheon menu was somewhat limited but everyone enjoyed their meal. I had fish and chips and the French fries were outstanding. If you eat there I would highly recommend the French fries. The restaurant was very clean and the restrooms were tops. The wait staff were friendly. It was an... More

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Haslett, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Lulu's is a wonderful bistro in Northern Michigan. We really like the atmosphere and layout. We have had mixed experiences with the food. Always great, but not always to our personal taste. If going, just be prepared for a potential wait. There isn't a lot of seating as it isn't a very large bistro. If during a busy time, it... More

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Midland, Michigan
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194 reviews 194 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This was our first trip to Bellaire and Lulu's is a gem. We had a party of 10 and ordered some appetizers to split, the calamari was very tender. The mains were all good with the shrimp pasta and the short rib dishes really standing out. For the standard of the food the price was fair. The plates went back... More

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Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We recently ate at Lulu's on a Saturday evening while visiting the area. My husband had trout and I had salmon. Both meals were well prepared. The service was excellant and the atmosphere pleasant. We did not have reservations, got there early and did not have a problem being seated. However, it got very busy later.

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Holt, Michigan, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Lulu's offers a very good, almost gourmet menu and the food is something you rarely find in a small town. Even though my family attempts to eat at Lulu's whenever we are in the area, I have been reluctant to join them because of the acoustics within the restaurant. On my previous visits, I found the noise of fellow diners... More

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