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Butch's Dry Dock

44 E 8th St, Ste 100, Holland, MI 49423-3529
+1 616-396-8227
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
44 E 8th St, Ste 100, Holland, MI 49423-3529
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This upscale eatery offers one of the finest dining experiences that you will find in Holland. The service and food are simply amazing! The wine list is extensive as are the craft beers. Ask to be seated by the window so you can enjoy the...More

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our time here and the service was excellent. My chicken wasn't very tasty but the pork and trout eaten by others with me was very good. Beer selection is excellent as is the wine list

Thank petersox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Downtown Holland is charming and streets and shops are lined with overflowing gorgeous floral planters. The restaurant has lots of free on the street parking. Because we were early for our reservation, we sipped wine at the bar located in the back more casual half...More

Thank ParisgalChicagoIL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service at Butch's was so amazing and the fish taco entree was to die for! Don't miss the flourless chocolate dessert.

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us ventured down to have dinner for one of our anniversaries. The setting was great and Andi, our waitress, was friendly and attentive. We were seated on the more formal side of the restaurant and we were not disappointed. We were near the...More

Thank Steve_D_1946
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Salmon was fantastic, all good was great as well as drinks and service. Can't wait to go back. Menu changes regularly and vegetables were fresh.

Thank MikeRock23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here last year on our trip to Holland, had a great dinner with great service last year so we decided to return again. We were not disappointed, we all found something on the menu we liked (not easy with 3 picky teens and...More

Thank Familyoffive48130
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked past this restaurant and a customer sitting in the window area gave us a thumbs up so we thought we would try it. We could have sat in the dining area or the bar area. We asked which was the quieter of the...More

1  Thank mools
Butch T, General Manager at Butch's Dry Dock, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Mools, We are sorry to hear you were disappointed in your meal. Our fish tacos are smaller pieces of fish that are seasoned and sauteed with a blackened seasoning that can be on the spicy side. The peach mango salsa has a sweet and...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

My husband and I went here for dinner. Our waiter (Cori) was wonderful, even gave me a taste of wine to make sure I liked it. I got fish tacos and hubby got the lamb that was the special that night. We loved the food...More

Thank sunnylooker
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We were in town for one night and managed to get a table. The service was amazing, but the kitchen was behind due to the chef's anniversary and the sous-chef's wife going into labor. The waiter kindly brought us both soup to apologize for the...More

2  Thank Karen B
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Questions & Answers
9 March 2017|
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Response from butch44e | Property representative |
Hello, We do have many gluten free options on our menu. We cater to people with Celiac disease often, so, if you are looking for a restaurant with those types of options we are the right place!
13 January 2017|
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Response from butch44e | Property representative |
Good Afternoon Richard, Yes, we can absolutely accommodate your reservation in our pub area. Did you have a preference of a high top table or low top?
8 July 2016|
Response from butch44e | Property representative |
Good Evening, Unfortunately it is Butch's Dry Dock policy to not allow dogs in our establishment unless they are service dogs. Our apologies but would love to have you for dinner. Hope you understand and enjoy this... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 E 8th St, Ste 100, Holland, MI 49423-3529
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Holland
  • Phone Number: +1 616-396-8227
  • E-mail
For more than 25 years, Butch TerHaar has strived to create a place where people can celebrate the marriage of food and drink. Today, Butch's is one of fewer than 800 restaurants worldwide (and one of 10 in Michigan) to hold Wine Spectator's Best of Award of Excellence. Building on our exceptional wine and beer offerings, our menu is expressly designed to enhance the experience of enjoying food and drink together.
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