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Geneva Bistro

221 W Houghton Ave, West Branch, MI 48661-1219
+1 989-345-8000
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“panini” (3 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
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Soups, American, Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
221 W Houghton Ave, West Branch, MI 48661-1219
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

Brian and his crew will serve up some of the best sandwiches you'll ever eat. Can't beat them for flavor. Especially love the Rueben when it's available---never had one better.

Thank marqc2
Reviewed June 8, 2016

Due to me schedule I couldn't show up until 3:55.(Geneva closes at 4:00) Most restaurants in West Branch would tell you that they are closing and politely kick you out of the restaurant. Instead Geneva's staff took the time to fill one last order after...More

Thank Nathan F
Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Love, love, love! I'm a soup person, and love all they offer; hot, creamy, homemade, and simply delicious. Seafood chowder is to die for. The sandwiches are phenomenal, with so many options. I prefer the French roll and spinach wrap myself :)

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Do yourself a favor and pass up the myriad of franchise places and go into town and get a really fresh sandwich, soup and baked goods. We had a couple of really delicious sandwiches the James roast beef and Guido various meats and cheeses with...More

Thank keith n
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Very fresh salads, homemade soups, fresh breads, and great service, very reasonable priced. We have this catered to our work luncheons as well also excellent food and Mon-Fri they deliver

Thank Denise F
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Love this place! The food is delicious! They have good soups and sandwiches! Definitely a must stop place to eat, especially for healthier options!

Thank Lacey G
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We wanted to try a new place to eat and we found a good one! Just a little quaint place in town. Boy, we really enjoyed it! Try their Traverse City cherry salad sandwich. To die for! Great staff. So friendly and welcoming and the...More

Thank Cat F
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

We live in Tawas and drive to West Branch special for the food in this beautiful little bistro! The food is outstanding and the people are extremely welcoming! Definitely worth the stop! If it's not on your bucket list to stop here yet, it needs...More

Thank Bonnie P
Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

Very cute little restaurant with wonderful sandwiches and soups. It's also a bakery so all the bread is made on site. Soup is flavorful and served piping hot. Great and friendly service.

Thank visamastermichigan
Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

On our way to the UP and stopped on our way through looking for something different to eat. This was definitely worth the stop!!! Soup was very tasty as well as the sandwiches. I had the Albacore tuna panini. It was yummy! We were very...More

Thank Connie3130
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $12
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 W Houghton Ave, West Branch, MI 48661-1219
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  West Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 989-345-8000
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Located in the heart of Downtown West Branch is Geneva Bistro, a quaint eatery offering hometown ambiance with big city flavor.
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