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Bold Restaurant & Catering

6915 West Q Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49009
269.375.8551
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Ranked #19 of 285 Restaurants in Kalamazoo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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100 reviews 100 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We love the flavors at Bold. Have been here several times and very much enjoy the small plates and usually order 3-4 to share along with a salad. We like to try many different flavors and this is an excellent way to do this. Have sat at the bar and at a table. Service has been excellent each time. We... More

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Kalamazoo MI
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

If you are a foodie and is looking for a great experience then you must experience Bold. This is by far my favorite restaurant in the world. The service here is awesome and Shane the manager is wonderful and ensures that you have a great experience. Never a dull moment and the food is the best.. Try the cowboy ribeye..

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Place is so overpriced and the fish is rancid. Not worth 110$ for two people and it made us sick. Made a complaint to owner with no response at all.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

This is by far my favorite nice restaurant in the Kalamazoo/Portage area. The flavored of every dish are very Bold and flavorful. I love their Spicy Wedge salad and they have the best Filet that I have ever had in my life. I have gotten numerous times and it is always cooked to a perfect medium rare! Yum my mouth... More

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Reservations a must. Food was outstanding. The tenderloin I had was "melt-your-mouth" tender, with just enough spices to be a little tangy, but not hot. After waiting about 15 minutes, we asked for the menus. After ordering it took quite a while for the food to arrive. We commented that it was a good thing the conversation was good, or... More

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have dined at Bold at least six times, including two Thanksgiving days and several birthdays, with my family. This is my "go to" restaurant in Kalamazoo for special occasions. The service is always excellent and the menu and specials are superb. I have never been disappointed. The tastes and presentations of their food are unique and wonderful. Their drinks... More

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We really wanted a good customer service for dinner, so my husband made reservations at Bold and asked for the best service available. We received excellent service and had a wonderful meal. My husband had a wedge salad and a steak which was excellent, I had their seafood chowder and mixed green salad which was also excellent. Bold had a... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I've been here about a half dozen times and it's always been great. The manager is passionate about his restaurant and the service they provide. He always comes to check on you, and makes sure everything is cooked to how you like it. The food is always fantastic and the drinks are amazing. Go on Mondays when they have half... More

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Kalamazoo
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67 reviews 67 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

We have given Bold three chances to give us an excellent meal and each time we left feeling like we've paid too much for average food. You can expect to pay around $65 for two people and that is with one glass of wine. You will enjoy good service.

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Schoolcraft, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

BOLD is one of my favorite restaurants and probably one of the best in Kalamazoo. Excellent food and drinks. Fine dining quality and ingredients on familiar foods- that is what I love about this place. Favorites include the risotto fritters, bacon flatbread, BOLD shrimp, goat cheese dip, corn chowder, salmon, petite peanut butter cups, all the after dinner drinks and... More

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