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Temper Grille

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1213 E University Dr, Granger, IN 46530-4292 (Fir Rd and E. University Dr)
16:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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South Bend, Indiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Temper Grille three times and each time has been wonderful. The mac and cheese is to die for! Also their wine selection is excellent as well. Only draw back is lack of space. I hope they are eventually able to move somewhere slightly larger - like twice as big - as the food is excellent.

Thank Melanie B
Elkhart, Indiana
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This restaurant has a warm, intimate atmosphere. Chef Sean is a laid back, kind and incredibly talented man. Unless of course you tell him you don't like his food. Then, he most likely will colorfully express his dis-concern for your rude comments as he points you to the door you came in (i.e. "temper" grille). Lol! Genius if you ask... More 

Thank Kelly R
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner with my spouse and was surprised to walk into Temper Grille after the remodel. Looked great! Have been here several times before and although Temper Grille calls themselves upscale, we had never found them to have professional wait staff, but did find one today! I think her name was Sara and she had only been there for... More 

Thank B W
Niles, Michigan
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I brought my husband for his first visit to Temper Grille on Saturday and he can't wait to go back! Loved the lobster Mac and cheese, steak bites and even the red pepper hummus which he said was the best he's ever had (and we've been to Egypt where we ate it every day!). Great selection of beer and wine... More 

Thank IrishEi
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

1st Time but definitely not the last. Cannot say enough about the mac and Cheese with lobster. All the dishes were great. Wait staff knowledge of menu very helpful. Tina was a very pleasant tour guide though are dining experience.

Thank Don S
Seminole, Florida
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Temper is billed as a "Tapas"-style restaurant. While they call their servings "tapas" most are a bit larger than typical "Spanish" restaurant tapas- but also more expensive. Marvelous chef who makes wonderful sauces. 5 items satisfied 4 diners tonight. We have been here 5 or so times, always very happy. . Most items were very good- best was the mussels... More 

Thank Jay W
Mishawaka, Indiana
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292 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This continues to be our favorite place for a dinner date. Incredible flavors, wonderful service. Just a great place when you want something special. The Mac and cheese is unbelievably rich, as is the cream corn with red pepper sauce. Enjoy!

Thank Jim S
Sturgis, Michigan
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Temper Grill is one of our favorite date nights. The food is perfectly portioned for 2, has amazing flavors with multiple layers, and a knowledgeable staff well acquainted with the menu options. A favorite that we order every time is the lamb pops - they have a cinnamon yumminess that's hard to put into words. Prices are fair for the... More 

Thank lrwhite
Concord, California
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Had chop salad, scallops and asparagus. Delicious. My partner had halibut,mmmm, mac and cheese and my asparagus! House wine very good, fresh bottle. Very busy reservations suggested

Thank GinaSarbo
Granger, Indiana
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We really enjoy this restaurant. We like the smaller portions so you can try many different plates. Make sure you make reservations.

Thank kcysewski

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 E University Dr, Granger, IN 46530-4292
    (Fir Rd and E. University Dr)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Granger
  • Phone Number: 574-273-0443

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?