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“Great taste of Taste”
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Taste
Ranked #2 of 71 Restaurants in South Haven
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed October 16, 2013

We loved this place. The small plates were perfect and allow you to try more things. We had a grilled chicken in a fennel sauce that was awesome. Not cheap but not too unreasonable either.

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Reviewed October 13, 2013

After being disappointed in a highly rated restaurant in South Haven, we were anxious to try something new. What a treat! This is a tapas restaurant with a view. On our first visit we had fish tacos and sweet and spicy shrimp. Both were excellent. The fish tacos were packed with flavor and tilapia. The sweet and spicy shrimp were tastier than Bam Bam Shrimp. The next day we returned because we wanted to try the sushi. It was fresh and full of flavor. We also had the cream of poblano soup. It was out of this world with just the right amount of spice. We told them that should be on the menu every day.

The server we had on Thursday night was suberb. She was friendly, efficient and offered suggestions. We were not so lucky with our Friday afternoon server. There was a huge lapse in time between our first and second course. She was not that attentive to our table during our visit. That would not deter us from returning. If we lived nearby it would be on our list of frequent visits. Cannot say enough about the quality of the food.

Thank Marcia4508
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Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is such a great addition to South Haven. I can tell the care and effort put in the food and dishes by the Chef and owners. There has been nothing that my friends and I have not enjoyed. It is fun to order a variety of small plates and share with each other. The view of the harbour is amazing and I love the atmosphere!!! The staff are friendly and cheerful and also very informative, order the catfish, sushi, and bananas foster crepes and you will leave with a smile for sure....Enjoy

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Thank sarahhoyt
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Reviewed October 1, 2013

The menu and food here is very good, well prepared and presented. The staff were polite and helpful but seem to be rather detached. Decor needs to be freshened up.
My martini was very good and the drinks list clear with reasonable prices. With a bit of work this could easily be number one in South Haven.

Thank Ted C
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Reviewed September 30, 2013

We have a vacation home in South Haven and love the town. However, we have been disappointed in the restaurant choices throughout the years. Taste has changed all of that. Every item we have tasted on the menu is delicious. The chef, Joel, uses fresh ingredients and has come up with some very creative and delicious dishes. Although the plates are supposed to be "small plates", they easily feed one person (or more) for a meal. We love all of the seafood dishes, especially the fish tacos. My husband loves the ribs and the sandwiches. The sushi is excellent- for those craving Japanese food in a small town. The drinks are fantastic. Very fun martini menu, good wine options and nice choice of micro brews. They have a kid's menu, but the small plates are also a nice size for kids who have a more discriminating palate.
On top of all of the excellent food- comes the service. The staff is very friendly and attentive. Sooo professional. The food comes out in a timely manner, even if they are really crowded. Heidi (Chef Joel's wife) visits all of the tables and truly seems to love getting to know her customers. Just can't say enough about this place. Try it- you won't be disappointed!!

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Thank Stacey L
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