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San Chez a Tapas Bistro

38 Fulton St W, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2644
+1 616-774-8272
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“tapas” (234 reviews)
“paella” (46 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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38 Fulton St W, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2644
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Mediocre food, bland and often swimming in grease,. Even dishes labeled as spicy we're not, and swimming in grease. Very expensive for the quality of the food,. Server was great! And wine was fine: selected by server. Even the great service does not compensate for...More

Thank judiciousdiner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traveling to Traverse City. Stopped here for brunch, loved it !!! I️ got a the empanadas and loved them. The sour cream sauce is so good!

Thank sina-rmp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Althou sometimes parking can be hard to find, San Chez is a great place to meet up with friends, so that you get to sample a wide variety of tapas. Order the paella when you get there, as it takes abou 45 minutes to prepare....More

Thank M307DTtraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We gave Sunday breakfast a try. Glad we did! They have a nice variety on the menu and a bloody Mary bar. Our service was great and they were busy. Very enjoyable.

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even this is the busy place, but you still can get there and try some good food. Love this place! Good atmosphere.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always enjoy going to San Chez and having lived in Spain for several years, I can appreciate the tapa style dishes.

Thank rkpta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I hit this place on the way up north. This was both our first time being here and can't say enough about it! Honestly our biggest complain was that it was in Grand Rapids and not our city!! Food was really good. My...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner with my husband. The food we ordered was delicious. We had the octopus, potatoes bravas, chicken salad, chorizo meatball and crab cakes. Very busy place we were lucky to have reservations. Our waitress could have made our experience excellent. Didn’t seem...More

Thank leanne s
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Our waiter Dex was awesome. He was prompt, friendly, informative, and quite the San Chez marketer- telling us about breakfast etc. we chose an appetizer (potato croquettes), octopus and peppered beef entree. We enjoyed it all and would definitely come back.

Thank kokopuffMichigan
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Near the van andel area and the bob and 20 monroe... This place has a good selection of tapas! great wait staff.

Thank Jamiev108
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Questions & Answers
Scott M
28 October 2017|
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Response from Ken V | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Enjoy a Bloody Mary too
Dimitri W
13 May 2016|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I did not, however there were gluten free options on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Fulton St W, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2644
  • Public Transportation: The Metro system of Grand Rapids called "The Rapid" has 6 lines that stop directly in front of 38 West Commerce. They are 1, 2, 3, 4, 14, 15.
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-774-8272
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