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The Wooden Spoon

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675 W Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116-2322
+1 810-588-4386
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (51 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
675 W Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116-2322
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Wooden Spoon last week! This was our first dining experience experience at this establishment! We will definitely return. The Flat Iron Steaks were excellent and cooked exactly as we ordered them! The the two Chicken Entrees were excellent! The dinner...More

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the jambalaya and it was delicious. My husband had the steak and the brussel sprouts were shredded and they were tasty. The Sangria for 2 was a bit watery. I believe it’s because it had watermelon in it.

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Mushroom Brie soup in the world. Daily grilled cheese specials are always a treat. There are no bad sandwiches at lunch time!

Thank dsprentall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always enjoy having lunch at the Wooden Spoon, the always offer a wide variety of healthy choices. I always Oder one of the daily specials, haven’t been steered wrong. Excellent choice.

Thank ffeiler73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have reviewed this restaurant before but choose to update. This is a small restaurant where reservations are necessary. The service is really great. The food changes daily for some creative items. I had jumbalya which had a bite and was excellent. The prices are...More

Thank deadlegsone
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Based on the reviews, I was expecting something significantly better that what I received. Their self proclaimed specialty soup, Mushroom Brie, had the strangest texture that was incredibly off putting and needed seasoning. I am not sure why they would choose this as their specialty...More

1  Thank 123julieb1982
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

We visited over lunch. Had a short (10 minute) wait as they were busy. Menu looked excellent. I ordered the green chile chicken burger. Messy but delicious and very filling. I would visit again.

Thank ejs0000
Reviewed March 28, 2018

I went here for lunch with a friend, attracted by the interesting menu and the local food sources. We both found it disappointing. My mushroom soup was average, not notable in any way. The chicken salad sandwich was not good. While the chicken was cooked...More

1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

The cuisine is very unique has a constantly changing menu with incredible only fresh in gradients from the local area has excellent service and a full bar and accommodating wine list great place for a foodie

Thank john b
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We often visit the Wooden Spoon for dinner and we are never disappointed. We recently visited for lunch and it may have been even better! Great place to go for something different! Try the Mushroom & Brie soup!

Thank SteveD619
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March 7, 2016|
Response from angelasF1742DY | Reviewed this property |
Last time I was in they did, but menu changes frequently and with the season.
Darla Z
December 10, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 675 W Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116-2322
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 810-588-4386
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.
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