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Gavel Restaurant & Lounge - CLOSED

112 S Cochran Ave, Charlotte, MI 48813-1510
+1 517-543-1620
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Italian, Mexican, Steakhouse, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
112 S Cochran Ave, Charlotte, MI 48813-1510
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11 - 20 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent menu choices. Matthew was a great host and waiter. Had wonderful key lime chicken sandwich on chiabatta bread. The homemade"chippies" are delicious and not too salty. Great place in a small town. Definitely would eat here again on another visit. Next time Will try...More

2  Thank Chapko1111
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Had the Alive Healthy Bite of the Day. I will not be able to have salt the rest of the year. Worst meal this year. Beer was good but wait on it. Caution.

Thank Gptex2012
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

When I travel, I get tired of chain restaurants, so I look for locally owned places to eat. This is just what I wanted. Nothing fancy, but a good straight forward, inexpensive menu where the local people eat. It even had a completely decent $...More

2  Thank douglasmaxwell
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We dined here on a Wednesday night due to the fact that the private chef at the place we intended to have dinner had an emergency. We were offered to enjoy our super for free at The Gavel for the issue we encountered. So down...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 28 June 2015

The service throughout was very friendly, however the food was so-so. In town for business with a group of 12, seated right away in the bar area. Place looks like it hasn't been touched since the 80's. Also, most restaurants that try to handle several...More

Thank osubarry
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We visit Charlotte a couple times a year on business. This visit was made particularly pleasant by our visit to Gavel. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed of dinner and it made business feel like a date night. We both started with the House salad...More

4  Thank justracey
Reviewed 20 February 2015

They have wonderful waitress, they always greet you and by name if they know you .. Thrive on good service and pleasing the customer. Food is excellent also--Some times we go in for just drinks. Nice Bar area and we don't feel like we are...More

1  Thank 283skippy
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Friendly, good food(favorite is Key West Chicken)variety of daily specials. They have both the restaurant and bar that serve from the same menu.

Thank kat1730
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I've enjoyed the food here for many years. The Ribs and Burgers are wonderful- in fact, I've never had any dish I didn't enjoy. The menu recently changed to include some healthy choices which are a welcome addition when I'm in the mood! The atmosphere...More

2  Thank Peg M
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Very pleasant interior, clean, the 4 of us ordered different items. Ribs, Chicken, Pasta, Fish. Every dish was very tasty, right on. We were all very very pleased, will never pass up this eatery again.

4  Thank clydelee1281
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 S Cochran Ave, Charlotte, MI 48813-1510
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Eaton County  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 517-543-1620
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