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Blackbird Bistro - CLOSED

334 S Main St, Downtown Rochester, Rochester, MI 48307-2030
+1 248-651-4660
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
13 Apr 2015
“No Longer in Business”
19 Aug 2014
“Delightful St Patty's Day lunch”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, American, Pizza
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
334 S Main St, Downtown Rochester, Rochester, MI 48307-2030
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Reviewed 14 April 2015

Had great Martini, interesting menu. Unfortunately poorly run and managed. Tried to book a wedding shower July 2014, no one got back with me. Wasn't surprised they went under after that experience

1  Thank L E
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We intended to eat at O'Connors Pub since it was March 17th. However, with a steep cover of $15 at the door and having only our lunch hour to partake, we went next door for the first time. What we discovered was a friendly staff,...More

Thank limemeat
Reviewed 17 May 2014

The food is Ok, but it's not even close to bistro level. My wife and I had several different dishes, but all of them were none out if the ordinary. The food is of good quality but preparation and presentation would fit well in a...More

1  Thank Leo M
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Attended a friends birthday party dinner served on a Saturday Evening and the Blackbird handled approximately 30 people seated together in the rear upper room quite well. There were three choices on the menu, a New York strip steak, salmon and chicken. All were quite...More

1  Thank LPS789
Reviewed 17 April 2014

The food and service were very good. I enjoyed the seafood and salad. It is very small and has limited seating, so better for small groups.

Thank RetiredTeacher33
Reviewed 4 March 2014

This owner bought the recipe for pizza from Tower Pizza which used to be in this store, so the pizza is good. The salad dressings are a huge disappointment. . . thick, gummy when they should not be. The pop seems to be kept warm...More

Thank janet s
Reviewed 7 January 2014

This is an beautiful small restaurant in the heart of downtown Rochester. There is a bar/lounge in the front part of the restaurant. It is the perfect place to sit and have a glass of wine and people watch. In the back of the building...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 25 October 2013 via mobile

Get the beer-cheese burger...amazing! Great happy hour. Nice quaint setting, perfect for taking my Mrs. out for date night.

1  Thank roz750
Reviewed 26 September 2013

Arrived during Happy Hour so appetizers were half-off. We tried the Tuna Sashimi, the Baked Dates, and the Shrimp. All three were delicious. They have draft beer although that was not part of Happy Hour. We also ordered dinner. I enjoyed the Twin Lobster Tail...More

Thank Betsy K
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We ate here as part of a special event party. We both had then salmon dinner, with risotto and broccoli. The salmon was too well-done.

Thank DrTerri
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 S Main St, Downtown Rochester, Rochester, MI 48307-2030
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 248-651-4660
  • E-mail
Blackbird Bistro is a New York style restaurant with a full bar and craft beer. Our lunch menu offers homemade soups and sandwiches and we offer more sophisticated fare in the evening featuring Lamb chops, Filet, Salmon and Pasta Dishes. Come in and visit us for a drink or dine with us, we are sure that you'll enjoy it and be back in to see us again and again. Some of our Feature Dishes: Dates Stuffed with Bleu Cheese, wrapped in Prosciutto/Truffle Balsamic Glaze; Baked Brie with Caramel Glaze and Fruit; Toasted Apple Salad, Apples Sautéed in Balsamic Glaze/Toasted Walnuts/Cucumber/Red Onion/Bleu Cheese/Tomato; Certified Angus Strip Steak, Classic 12oz NY Steak/Grilled to your liking/Scratch Smash Potatoes/Seasonal Veggies; Chicken Picatta, Boneless Chicken/Artichoke Mushroom Caper/Lemon Butter Sauce/Seasonal Veggies
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