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Grove

919 Cherry St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1403
+1 616-454-1000
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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919 Cherry St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1403
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Grove continues to be one of the best restaurants Grand Rapids has to offer. The menu changes, but the quality of the food does not. The service is excellent and the wine list is varied. It is one of my favorites, and one I always...More

Thank Sarah M
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Sarah! First of all—happy birthday! Thanks so much for dining at Grove and taking the time to write this thoughtful review. We appreciate your honest feedback, kind words, and hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Overall, top notch location for a special occasion, especially if you can be seated outside. We went this weekend for our anniversary and were treated very well (complementary champagne, etc.). I would get more appetizers instead of an entree next time. The apps were excellent,...More

Thank Mike C
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Mike, first of all—Happy Anniversary! Thanks so much for choosing to celebrate at Grove. We're happy to hear you enjoyed celebrating with us and hope to see you again in the future. We recommend our Taste of Grove option next time—three courses for $42!

Reviewed 2 days ago

I would have to say that this restaurant rates 4.5-5.0 stars for the amazing menu items (where else can you get rabbit, guinea fowl and venison that actually looks and tastes amazing? The dinner for 2 is the deal here where for $45 a couple...More

Thank riqib
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there! Thanks so much for dining at Grove and taking the time to write this thoughtful review. We're happy to hear you took advantage of our Taste of Grove option and both enjoyed your courses. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for brunch with my husband. Was able to get seated with no reservation right when they opened. The French Toast... wow! Expensive? Yes. But worth it for an "upscale" brunch with quality ingredients. Cauliflower breakfast tacos were a little weird, though ;-) We'll be...More

Thank KNSchwa
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there! Thanks so much for choosing Grove for brunch and for taking the time to write this thoughtful review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed our creative seasonal cuisine and hope to see you back soon for Happy Hour, dinner, or another brunch!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were in GR for a weekend away. We chose this establishment as our kid-free date night based on reviews and our need for tasty food. We both dressed nicely and after finding parking (did not realise there was a lot though...More

Thank Katianna L
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Katianna, we truly appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us. I'm sorry to hear that we did not fully meet your expectations. We pride ourselves on serving fresh, creative food and beverage with impeccable service and apologize for missing the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Semi-formal dining in a suburban setting. There is a fixed price menu but our group chose to share a number of cold and hot starters, followed by individual mains. All starters were well balanced and delicious, however the non-burger mains we ordered stood head and...More

Thank SanctuarySeeker13
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to write this thoughtful review of your dining experience at Grove. We're sorry to hear that we did not quite meet your expectations; we pride ourselves on serving fresh, creative food and beverage with impeccable service and...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018

Magnificent Farm to table restaurant in the Bistro Bella Vita group of restaurants. I suggest the two appetizer and dinner combo, We had tea picked pimento deviled egg with bacon onion mortadella and pickles and pimento cheese what a treat and another hot appetizer with...More

Thank Daniel M
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Grove, Daniel! We're thrilled to hear how much you and your wife enjoyed your meals and look forward to seeing you back soon!

Reviewed April 30, 2018

My wife and I wanted to celebrate a significant anniversary and wanted to try someplace special so we followed the reviews to Grove and he had not been there before. The staff was wonderful and made it a great night but now getting the reviews...More

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Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hi there, first of all—happy anniversary! We truly appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us but are sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations. We pride ourselves on serving fresh, creative food and beverage with impeccable service and...More

Reviewed April 25, 2018

A truly magnificent culinary experience. If this is a measure of the food scene in Grand Rapids, no-one is going to want to leave this little corner of Michigan. The Crab Wonton for starters was stylishly presented, and a pleasure to eat. The Chicken Ballotine...More

Thank teeay65
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Hi there... wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a thoughtful review of Grove. We're thrilled to hear your honest, positive feedback and how much you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We hope to see you back sometime soon!...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Grand Rapids has really elevated their food scene, BUT Grove is leading the way. The food was spectacular. Fresh ingredients, amazing flavors, and good service made for a great experience. Everyone in our group loves their food. Most of us had the $42 tastings and...More

Thank Edelan
Natalie T, Brand Representative at Grove, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Hi, Edelan! Thank you so much for taking the time to review Grove. We're happy to hear that you and your group enjoyed your dining experience and look forward to having you back soon!

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Jackie W
March 19, 2016|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
Hi Jackie, Grove does not have a private dining room but our sister restaurant, Bistro Bella Vita, has a phenomenal space. Please visit our website to find out more information. Thanks!
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bostonterrierlover32
September 1, 2015|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
Hi! No dress code so whatever you are comfortable in. We look forward to seeing and serving you soon! Lauren Essence Restaurant Group
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $35
Meals
Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 919 Cherry St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1403
    (Eastern and Cherry)
  • Public Transportation: Route 4 Southbound (Cherry and Eastern) Approximate .14 miles East of the bus stop on Cherry. Located on the North side of Cherry Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-454-1000
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Description
Grove, an Essence Restaurant Group establishment, brings Farm-to-Table with modern, authentic cuisine featuring our Essence hallmarks: impeccable service and fresh, natural, local ingredients.
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