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Sophie's Steakhouse

7379 North Shore Drive, South Haven, MI 49090
(269) 637-2121
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Ranked #29 of 60 Restaurants in South Haven
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Michigan City, Indiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

My husband and I chose this restaurant despite some negative ratings. This is a small place, with an events room attached ( I think there was a wedding reception going on). It's not ultra fancy, but the meal was wonderful and the wait staff very accommodating. Since it was a major anniversary for us, I ordered their smaller filet mignon... More

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Naperville, Illinois, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The food was good and the initial service was good, but because we had a larger group, it took them almost TWO hours to figure out the bill. They should never have told us they could do separate bills if they couldn't handle it. While we waited almost two hours, not one offer of water, drinks...anything. Too many other choices... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

On a recent visit to South Haven we made a reservation online for 7 at 8 pm on a Friday evening. We arrived at the restaurant and were told they didn't have a reservation for us. There was space for us so after checking the hostess sat us and said our waitress would be right with us. More than 10... More

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Indianapolis
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The food was good and the environment was nice. The kids enjoyed it also. It is not cheap but I recommend it for a nice place to go.

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had dinner at Sophie's Steakhouse tonight and it was GREAT. We both had filet and they were wonderful - perfectly prepared. Salads were excellent and the "in house" backed bread was perfect. Definitely a return visit for us -- very soon. Server Grace was superb.

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Troy, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Good local steakhouse. The food had a nice fresh made flavor although the portions were moderate. Surprised it wasn't busier for a Saturday night, but it was early in the season. Service was a little slow so relax and enjoy your food.

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South Haven, Michigan
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Johnanna is an absolute pleasure. My visit was paired with a person who doesn't have a clue but believe they know it all and she was a true professional during it all. The food was plentiful and tasty and the service time was really good. I can't imagine what could have gone wrong before with others but it's all right... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My colleague and I celebrated a successful project completion with a dinner at 'the best steakhouse in the area'. Compared to Morton's or Ruth's Chris, this was Burger King. Overpriced choice steak (or below) comparable to Golden Coral. The steak was served on a c-o-l-d plate and was dry (no juice apparent on the plate). Result, cold steak in 15... More

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Cincinnati
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190 reviews 190 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I wasn't too sure about this place based on the outside. Turns out the food was quite excellent and the martinis great! The inside was nicer than I expected. The server brought us a raw meet platter before we ordered and make a nice presentation - which wasn't too large but looked enticing. In the end - our steaks were... More

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Pullman
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This restaurant at the exit to South Haven had some of the absolute worst customer service I have ever seen. There were 9 in our reservation, at 6 pm. It would seem they scheduled for 6 at 9 pm. No matter, they weren't busy at all, but nonetheless it took over 20 minutes for the waitress to get a drink... More

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