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Oakwood Bistro

3003 Oakland Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3909
+1 269-344-5400
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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3003 Oakland Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3909
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Reviewed 26 September 2014

We heard lots of great reviews for the Lobster Roll. Hard to do in the Midwest. I would say it was good not great. I like the old school top sliced bun lightly buttered and toasted then stuffed with lobster salad meat. The bread was...More

1  Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I am usually a big fan of Oakwood Bistro, but the Burrata Caprese salad was not something I would have again. I make a far better Caprese than what was served to me. The Roma tomatoes were not ripe and who puts Caprese on a...More

1  Thank rosebudmi
Reviewed 20 July 2014

We stopped at the Oakwood Bistro for lunch. The onion soup and lobster bisque were both very tasty even in July.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 28 June 2014

The Roadhouse is a very special place. I've enjoyed everything I've ever had there. The service is also great.

Thank Martha H
Reviewed 17 June 2014

The food at this restaurant is always prepared first rate by a excellent chef....not a short-order cook. The ingredients are always fresh and delicious. I enjoyed a beet/apple salad with chicken. Others at my table enjoyed French onion soup, Ahi Tuna, and vegetarian pasty. We...More

Thank LarryH0322
Reviewed 26 February 2014

stopped in for the first time in over 3 years. We enjoyed it,,,good service and liked our food. The place has a noisy atmosphere due to its smallness and hustle/bustle, so dont go thier if your looking for a quiet intimate dining experience. Other then...More

Thank al s
Reviewed 14 February 2014

I find the menu and the food preparation at this place to be outstanding. The trouble is, there seems to be some "entitlement" on the part of the waitress. We (2) went in while they were slow. They wanted to seat us at a booth....More

1  Thank keith e
Reviewed 9 February 2014

A great all around restaurant. Wait staff each individually awesome at their job. The food is consistently amazing. The atmosphere is perfect. I highly recommend Oakwood Bistro!

Thank Joshua T
Reviewed 22 January 2014 via mobile

I went to the Oakwood Bistro again and brought a friend who had not been there for years. We both had the beet salad and I also had a pizza. I had never had a pizza before there and I was not disappointed! It was...More

Thank kokopuffMichigan
Reviewed 21 December 2013

My wife and I love the Oakwood Bistro. While there may be other restaurants in Kalamazoo that offer better food, there are few that offer the value and comfort of Oakwood. It exemplifies what a great neighborhood restaurant should be: excellent food, a comfortable setting,...More

Thank darcherd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3003 Oakland Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3909
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-344-5400
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