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2874 E Lake Lansing Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823-9731
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Lansing, MI
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

We had heard rumors that the Walnut Hills Country Club had closed, and I had called to see if the restaurant was closed too. There was a message that said it would be back open when golf season started again. That was in May. We stopped by a week or so ago and found out that there's an attempt to... More 

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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Once upon a time, Copper was hot! The food was superb and the service unmatched. Sadly, I fear those days have passed. In today's visit, although there were no more than half a dozen tables full in the entire place, we sat at a table in the bar and waited for a while for someone to notice us. The beet... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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173 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

I've had great meals in the dining room~over the course of the 3 years, and through its menu changes. The specials and features are a welcome addition, and there is often a Groupon available or a wine special (one night a week). After reading these reviews, it is evident that there have been numerous turnovers in the kitchen. My most... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

The appetizer we ordered was not available. Server told us they had members that really liked it and they ordered the few that were available. When talking to other patrons of the restaurant they were told the cook quit and took the recipe with him two weeks prior!! We ordered the Chicken Satay, it was served burnt on a bed... More 

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Greater Lansing
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105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I have had several good meals here over the years, none in 2015 so we decided to come back for a birthday celebration. Sat outside, server took a long time to take and fill an initial order for drinks so started to get nervous.. A breadbasket with 2 mediocre rolls and 2 single serve plastic tubs of.. wait for it..... More 

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Lansing, MI
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

We went to Copper for the first time tonight to celebrate our anniversary. The hostess started to seat us near a window and I noticed a dead fly on the table. She said, "what is that?" I said a dead fly and she then decided to sit us at another table right next to a family with 2 very young... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

We love Copper. The menu is very diverse as well as the wine selection. The four of all had different entrees and we all were very happy with our selections. Meat was prepared to specification and the salmon was outstanding. Would highly recommend Copper.

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Thank Shay G
Lansing, Michigan
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179 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

Copper offers one of the nicer restaurant views and a nice patio view overlooking the golf course. The chef present a range of unique offerings. Our service was excellent. Our meals were good but not great. However, we came in after two large groups so I suspect that our meals were not given the same attention. Our previous experience was... More 

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Thank Dancisak
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I ate here with friends twice in the last month. Everyone commented the food was way too salty. Service one evening was just so so, but very good the second visit. Both visits were on Wednesday, when regular menu items are half price. That isn't a bad deal, but I don't think the food warrants paying full... More 

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Thank Ron S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015

We recently went back to Copper for the first time in 6 months. We were very pleasantly surprised. Our last experience there was a mixed one, but this time the service was first rate; our dinners arrived hot, well-plated, and well-prepared. We started with an appetizer and wine, and moved on to fish entrees, mahi mahi and salmon. The appetizer... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2874 E Lake Lansing Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823-9731
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  East Lansing

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?