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La Becasse Restaurant

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9001 S Dunns Farm Rd, Maple City, MI 49664-9668 (CR 616 and CR 675)
(231) 334-3944
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 82
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
We came to see what the hype was about and left completely satisfied!

The dining experience was fantastic. Ignore the naysayers who don't like the decor. Though this restaurant is small and not overly-decorated, the food is SUPERB. Our server Micah did a fantastic job making sure we felt comfortable. Nothing was rushed. Drinks were perfect, appetizer was fantastic... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 10, 2015
Alexx K
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Detroit, Michigan, United States
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Reservations
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107 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • French first
  • Any
English first
Detroit, Michigan, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The dining experience was fantastic. Ignore the naysayers who don't like the decor. Though this restaurant is small and not overly-decorated, the food is SUPERB. Our server Micah did a fantastic job making sure we felt comfortable. Nothing was rushed. Drinks were perfect, appetizer was fantastic, main course was excellent, and dessert was literally the icing on the cake. I... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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98 reviews 98 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Out there in the middle of "nowhere" lies this very European feeling restaurant with heavy velvet curtains holding in heat at the vestibule of the front door. WONDERFUL FOOD! I may not have liked everything we had that night, but this is one of those experiences that gave me a taste of new flavors, an activity I truly enjoy. I... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We have returned many times to the Sleeping Bear region of Michigan because of it's stunning beauty. Now with our little ones grown, we had the chance to dine at this wonderful restaurant. The restaurant itself is a charming cottage, where you dine in cozy rooms, very much like what we have found in France. The three of us chose... More 

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Gothenburg, s
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We make a point to have dinner when ever we vacation to Glen Arbor. I always get the duck and have never been disappointed. We especially love the buy one get one free special during the winter months!!!

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Michigan
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128 reviews 128 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We visited La Becasse while on vacation. There were eight of us, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the meal and the ambience. From the entrees to the plates and desserts, everything was well-prepared and delicious.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is a quaint little restaurant in the middle of nowhere, but well worth the trip. This was our second trip to La Becasse. On this visit we had the pate and cheese plate for appetizers, which were excellent and very fresh. I had the duck two way (breast and leg) and it was probably one of the best duck... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We had a delicious dinner. I had the duck duo which was world class. My wife had the whitefish and my son the lamb chops which were both excellent. Great French wine list. Great Up North vibe.

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Bradenton, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Don't be thrown by the Maple City address or directions from an online site that might seem complicated. The location is really just a short distance from Glen Arbor on the east side of Glen Lake. The food is wonderful-I had duck and my wife had veal. The wine list is extensive and excellent.

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Danville, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Food was excellent and several great wines on their list. Tight quarters, but then so were most of restaurants in this area. Service was prompt and knowledgable. Inside and outside dining available.

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Chicago, IL
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Came here with a friend for dinner because we were both curious about it. Great wine list and interesting menu. Loved our waiter. The meal started off with amuse-bouche. Don't know exactly how to describe it, but I really liked the spread that came on top. Then, we had a cheese plate, also very good. My favorite part of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9001 S Dunns Farm Rd, Maple City, MI 49664-9668
    (CR 616 and CR 675)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Leelanau County  >  Maple City
  • Phone Number: (231) 334-3944

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 31
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?