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University Roadhouse

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Bar, Grill, Pub
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1332 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-4541
269-345-7990
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 37
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  • 6
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food

My wife and I headed to another restaurant in town to find it was closed on Sunday. So we came here instead, and I am glad we did. The burger I had may have been the best burger I have ever had. It was huge, extremely flavorful, and a very fair price. My wife tried something she doesn't usually... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Brent K
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  • Doing business
  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My wife and I headed to another restaurant in town to find it was closed on Sunday. So we came here instead, and I am glad we did. The burger I had may have been the best burger I have ever had. It was huge, extremely flavorful, and a very fair price. My wife tried something she doesn't usually like,... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It's a casual atmosphere all year around. I especially like it in the warmer months when we can sit outside. The upstairs has tables under a large awning or out in the sun. The downstairs has tables outside under cover of the upstairs. The food is good, no gourmet fare, but well prepared and tasty. It caters to the young,... More 

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Jupiter, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I had a nice lunch here of a pork chop sandwich. Good service, good clean restaurant, nice view of WMU sports facilities out the big window. The servers were friendly. Good portions of entree and sides.

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

great food, good service, & nice outdoor seating on roof so you get nice breeze! Great appetizers too! We come here often.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

I ordered the tavern steak and it was amazing! Just like something I would've cooked myself. Plenty of food but not too much, the veggies were actually soft unlike other restaurants that give u hard veggies like they came right out the bag. My bf had the battered shrimp which he really liked. We thought it wouldn't be enough food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

I have a major issue that I must bring up first and foremost, the establishment is not wheelchair friendly. It can be worked around to a degree but it is a small restaurant so difficult. It's hard enough to be a wheelchair user, then coming to a restaurant that make it a further challenge it is far less enjoyable. However,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I went with a group of 3 friends to roadhouse around 7pm on a Saturday. They had a wait for tables which was fine . We asked to be seated upstairs in the bar area because we were there for cocktails not dinner . The host told us we were first on the list . She called our name and... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The food was timely and service was okay. Overheard servers being irritated about waiting on our big family on Sunday afternoon but our server did a good job, just not happy about it. The food was great. I had a turkey sandwich (can't remember the name on the menu). They have the best ranch dressing. Come at open on a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Went out for a family lunch, and enjoyed it very much. Shrimp, burgers, burritos all very good and filling. Server knowledgeable and friendly.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

University Roadhouse is a local restaurant with a college "feel". Very good food and not expensive. Lots of choices on the menu. Staff is friendly and helpful. It can be a bit noisy when crowded. They have a full bar both upstairs and down.

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Additional Information about University Roadhouse

Address: 1332 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-4541
Phone Number: 269-345-7990
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Bar, Grill, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1332 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-4541
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: 269-345-7990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Bar, Grill, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children

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