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Crane's In The City

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11 E 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-3501
+1 616-796-2489
10:00 - 18:00
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Great place for lunch!! Best pies and Sandwiches in town. Not a lot of sitting room but great food for \a reasonable price!!

Thank FishingMachine
Michigan Center, Michigan
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a must place for a coffee and pie! Their seating area is limited! But is just great to grab a cup of coffee + a slice of apple pie topped with ice cream and chat with a friend!

Thank ElaM3006
Holland, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great soups and sandwiches. The best fruit pies and strudels. Low key atmosphere with comfortable seating. Friendly, efficient service.

Thank Sailor847
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

What a cozy place to enjoy a simple meal. Homemade tasty bakery items, sandwiches, soup, salad, etc. The Johnny Applefreeze (apple cider slush) is sooo good!

Thank LetTheLightShineIn
Brentwood, Tennessee
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Reuben Sandwich was absolutely amazing! Great salad in an appropriate size. The cold cider was amazing. And, the pie.......oh my! Chocolate pecan pie and the pumpkin pie was great!

Thank Jodi R
Allegan, Michigan
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83 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Ok the timing was just right as the special for the day was a turkey, walnut, blue cheese roll up that left you wanting more although the size was plenty enough for two. Have to have the apple cider either regular or served as a slushy to quench your thirst. Now to finish you need to explore the delectable desserts... More 

Thank Westheman
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Frozen pies, fresh pies, frozen apple cider to take home and the best fresh donuts to go with apple cider. Their other menu items are okay. Sandwiches and soup, you can find anywhere. But the treasure is their baked goods and cider.

Thank Sandi D
Kentwood, Michigan
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

this is a branch of the Fennville operation, and if you cannot get to the mother ship, do go here while in Holland. Take home a pie or two, fresh or frozen, you will not regret it.

Thank BrinksLawFirm
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time a year ago and loved it. Today we drove into Holland just to go to Crane's because we were nearby. They did not disappoint! The owners were working the counter today and they were very sweet. The service was wonderful. The food was as delicious as we remembered. I had the City Cristo and the... More 

Thank JelynnBee
Holland, Michigan, United States
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This downtown eatery is an extension of the original Cranes Orchard and Pie Pantry in Fennville. The downtown location offers soups, sandwiches and delectable desserts! They also offer something the Fennville location does not, soda! If you're looking for a cozy, local eatery with delicious food, Cranes in the City is your place!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 E 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Holland
  • Phone Number: +1 616-796-2489
This restaurant opened July, 2010 in the downtown area. Everything is homemade with local ingredients; desserts made with Michigan fruit. Wonderful!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?