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The Wooden Spoon

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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SALADS​
Full $14.00
Half $8.00
Cherry Festival
Artisan lettuce, dried cherries & cranberries, cashews, goat cheese & hand shredded chicken tossed in apple cider vinaigrette. Topped w/ sour apples.
$16.00
Asian Salmon
Fire grilled salmon, toasted almonds, pickled ginger, carrots, edamame & orange segments. Tossed in sesame dressing. Topped w/ crispy noodles.
$16.00
Black & Bleu
Grilled​ flat iron steak w/ artisan lettuce, balsamic onions, polenta croutons, gorgonzola & roasted peppers.
$12.00
Salmon $+1.00
Classic Caesar
Crisp​ romaine & chicken tossed w/ house made caesar dressing, sourdough croutons, & shaved parmesan cheese.
Full $13.00
Half $7.50
My Greek Wedding
Romaine & artisan lettuce blended lettuce, kalamata olives, roasted local beets, Bulgarian feta, pickled peppers, garbanzo beans, red onion, red wine vinaigrette .
Full $13.00
Half $7.00
Farmer's Market
Boston​ bibb, michigan berries, spiced walnuts, cheese curds, smith's bacon & red onion. Tossed in raspberry vinaigrette.
SOUPS​
Soups
Signature soup is wild mushroom & brie, inquire about our soup of the day.
SANDWICHES​
Served w/ all that & a bag of chips...
$11.00
Vegan Hummus Wrap
Flour tortilla, hummus, bell peppers, red onion, cucumbers, tomatoes, artisan lettuce tossed in sun dried tomato vinaigrette.
M $14.00
F $11.00
Croque Madame
Farm bread, gruyere cheese, bechamel, speck & a sunny side up egg.
F $12.00
P $8.00
Frankly My Dear
Basil pesto, fresh mozzarella, on grilled sourdough. Served w/ house made marinara
$12.00
The Apple Orchard
Brie cheese, apple butter, spiced walnuts, sour apples & apple cider vinaigrette tossed arugula on multi-grain roll.
M $15.00
F $11.00
Rueben
Zingerman's rye, sauerkraut, russian dressing, baby swiss. Choose corned beef or turkey.
M $13.00
F $8.00
Salad Sandwich
Choose pecan chicken salad or dilled tuna w/ buttered bibb on farm bread.
M $15.00
W $11.00
Wholly Cow
Shaved​ sirloin, grafton village cheddar, balsamic onions & horseradish spread. On baguette..
$13.00
Bahn Mi
Slawed vegetables, smoked ham, hoisin pork, herbs, & mayonnaise on a baguette.
M $11.00
F $6.00
Full of Bologna
Pistachio studded mortadella, onion marmalade & whole grain mustard on grilled Italian bread .
About
New restaurant in Brighton. Owned by a chef who worked at a local Country Club now out on his own. Hearing good things about the place. Needs a a spot on TA.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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All reviews lunch sandwiches mushroom soup cuban sandwich beef bread potatoes deli area interesting menu deli counter black and blue salad casual atmosphere small restaurant love this place brighton area ann arbor an appetizer
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First, I've been going here since they opened. Back when they had the deli counter, they catered a part of my daughter's wedding. So, I'm a fan. But I went last night, having not been since they updated with the new bar areas. It was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 810jerip
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

We each had a cup of their mushroom and Brie soup. It was so flavorful and hearty. I had the black and blue salad which had excellent greens and a nice hunk of beef on top. The dressing was light and not overwhelming. My wife...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank djb30633
Reviewed February 13, 2019

My wife and I like to make a date of an early movie and then lunch at the Wooden Spoon. The sandwiches are huge and can easily feed two people. The soups and salads are very well made and are fresh and beautiful. They have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John T
Reviewed February 12, 2019

My friend and I were there for dinner on Feb 12th which was a Tuesday. On the chalkboard it said Tuesdays are ladies night, 10% off your meal. The waiter didn’t give us the discount. There was a special going on that evening, a 5...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gypsy59
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Visited during a busy lunch hour. The menu offers a few eclectic items and each of us enjoyed our food selections. The atmosphere is cozy, contemporary and we look forward to returning in the summer when we can dine outside.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ShayeShaye
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Have been here many times for lunch. All the ladies enjoyed their lunch. Different than the usual menu and thoroughly enjoyable

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank grandma132016
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

My extended family and I came here during the last week of December. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their food. I liked the casual atmosphere and the service was spectacular ~ really the waitress was very knowledgeable and friendly and she managed our large table with ease....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Larissaluvstravel
Reviewed December 18, 2018

The exterior of The Wooden Spoon is deceiving as inside it is well decorated, cozy and contemporary. We stopped in for lunch arriving shortly after 11:00 am for an early lunch. By 11:45 the restaurant was already full! Our meal was excellent, the food attractively...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cjh780
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious and server very friendly and knowledgeable. Decor fine, but prices pretty crazy for portion sizes. It was good food but not worth the price.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Schmidly6
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We went to the Wooden Spoon for the first time on Friday. Some friends who live locally told us their menu was unique but limited. As it turned out, it was unique in a great way. The food was wonderful (I had a dinner special...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paul H
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noram59
September 22, 2018|
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Response from deadlegsone | Reviewed this property |
They are very creative and flexible so I would say yes.
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tpm3252016
March 7, 2016|
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Response from angelasF1742DY | Reviewed this property |
Last time I was in they did, but menu changes frequently and with the season.
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Darla Z
December 10, 2015|
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Response from angelasF1742DY | Reviewed this property |
Yes!
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