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131 E Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464-1735
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“meatloaf” (10 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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131 E Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464-1735
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the first time this past weekend. It is a small restaurant and the waiting area feels more like a large elevator. That was a bit awkward but we got to know the other people in the waiting area. Once we sat down,...More

Thank 10feetdiep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be one of our favorite restaurants, but our last two meals have been woefully subpar. Since the owner opened a second restaurant in Holland, we have seen a drastic decline in the Zeeland restaurant. Greasy and over cooked meals have become the...More

Thank EDinPA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the vinyl LP cover menus to the wooden board plates, this restaurant has a unique and fun flare to it. The food and wait staff were good. The menu is not extensive but offer several options. He overall experience was very good and I...More

Thank Andy Z
Reviewed 4 February 2018

As always, the service at Public is great; the food a unique blend of flavors, and the service rock solid. Public can be a little pricey for ordinary folk, but the food is anything but ordinary!

Thank anamcaramn
Reviewed 15 December 2017

I have dined at Publics a number of times the latest being this summer. It is always a nice place to go for a great meal. They have a diverse menu, good wine and great service. Make reservations or you may have to wait a...More

Thank geneb517
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The food is unique and delicious! Great atmosphere and feel to this restaurant. I have also come here for multiple business lunches and the salads are also excellent! Public has helped to make Downtown Zeeland a place to visit!

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 31 October 2017

They have some of my favorite ciders than you can't find in other places. And the burgers are so good. We went for lunch and will definitely be going back.

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We came last night with family members to celebrate a special birthday, and we absolutely LOVED the food: two of us had the Salmon Caprese and it was absolutely amazing and is highly recommended.The flavors were fresh: tasty pesto, salmon served atop a tomato Cous...More

Thank rjrjj
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband and I have only eaten here twice and not recently. We are usually out and about in other cities since we like to go trail walking but the two times we did eat here they were very pleasant and the food was good....More

Thank mysnnygrl
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Over-hyped in my opinion. Food was average despite it being a little pricey. We sat outside which is close to a stop sign thus stuck with a lot of car noise. Lots of car noise.

Thank Professor5800
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 E Main Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464-1735
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Zeeland
  • Phone Number: 616-741-9772
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