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Kitchen 527

527 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1408
+1 269-637-7527
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
527 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1408
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kitchen 527 had a young, slightly edgy vibe to it. The dishes were not the run of the mill flavor palate, but ran to spicier and more complex flavors and preparations. It was on the edge of hot/spicy for me, but the preparations were so...More

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Imagine Thai curry flavor with a touch of Italy, both combined in one plate? Or a flank steak with cranberry/chinichurri/coffee sauce? No pizza or hamburger could ever taste as good! Well done!

Thank Fernando L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Strangest restaurant experience. We arrived a little after 9:00. The host took our name and telephone number, but told us that "his boss" told him "the kitchen was backed-up and they could not seat anybody else tonight, but maybe they could." We asked if we...More

1  Thank Rene F
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Fancy bar food... as such, on the pricier side (meals between $15-$20) - yet unlike what you'd normally get. For instance, they have bone marrow as an appetizer. Burgers are a specialty - one has bacon/onion jam; another has bleu cheese, a cranberry-walnut sauce, and...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We literally stumbled upon this restaurant last night. We frequent South Haven and have never been here, but rest assured, we will be back. My husband and I ordered the fried green tomatoes and cheese curds for appetizers and we took the recommendation of our...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Husband said burger was great. But entrees are overpriced & restaurant was dirty. Place needs a thorough cleaning from window sills to floors. Wait staff was friendly & that says a lot to enhance the experience.

2  Thank clwanless
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We dine in South Haven frequently but first time here. Arrived at 6:30 on a Wednesday. Many tables empty so we were seated promptly. Limited but very creative menu. So this is a place for sophisticated palates. (We noticed several parties leave without ordering) We...More

Thank Nutmeg809
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Since visiting, I understand that the restaurant has closed. There is talk that it will reopen in another location.

1  Thank 761rickh
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in with a large party of 9 (4 adults and 5 kids) on a Friday night. They handled the crowd well. Nice beer selection for all the adults. Food was some of the best we’ve had in South Haven.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We went at 5 on a Saturday and got right in. We split an appetizer with bacon, dates and bleu cheese and then we split the Walleye special. It was all very flavorful. There was a salad bar with good selections. I thought it was...More

Thank Weekendtrvlr
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Robin G
February 17, 2017|
Response from mpett4 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they take reservations but good to eat at the front bar if they are really busy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 527 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1408
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 269-637-7527
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If you want real flavorful food made with great care and passion, you have struck Gold. Burgers made with Brisket, Spare Rib, and Chuck accompanied with a wide variety of gourmet toppings and sauces. Fish and Sea Food that will blow your mind. Our vegetarian options are COMPLETELY AMAZING. You will also love our rotating Michigan Draft Selections as well as our signature Sangrias and spirits.Kids are an honor to have here as well as those sensitive to gluten. Come enjoy good energy in this rustic-nouveau venue where we pipe up the music, but allow you to enjoy your company.
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