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Marie Catrib's of Grand Rapids

££ - £££American, Cafe,
1001 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1536
+1 616-454-4020
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turkish coffee” (29 reviews)
“sandwich” (70 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1001 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1536
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is great for lunch or dinner. It is always busy which tells you something about it's popularity. The service is good and the atmosphere is great, inside and out. It's in a quaint, older but redeveloped neighborhood. It even has a history of...More

Thank kenjvd
Reviewed 4 days ago

Many choices for vegetarians, all of it unique and freshly made. Don't miss the homemade dill pickles!

Thank JomarJVP
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was delicious and the staff were extremely helpful and polite. We even grabbed some wonderful dessert to go. I highly recommend!

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Where to start ? Turkish coffee, while you are waiting for your delicious meal. try the trio of dips ( I love the cucumber dip ) any sandwich , desserts are out of this world. better buy extra to bring home because you'll be craving...More

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family has been fans of this place since Marie started it (rest her soul). It offers a unique and delicious variety of food. Both the breakfast and lunch/dinner menus offer numerous items that will appease the most discriminating palate. The Panukakku and Turkis Coffee...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best neighborhood cafes in Grand Rapids. This eclectic eatery is famous for fast and friendly service without ever making you feel rushed. Wonderful food with especially creative vegan and vegetarian offerings as well.

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here yesterday. Ordered a gyro. Note great. Pita bread was stale not warm and grilled. Had superior gyros at farmers markets and county fairs. Menu wasn’t impressive. Didn’t see anything coming out of the kitchen that caught my eye. Good service; mediocre food....More

1  Thank Mary Jane R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Marie Catrib's at least three dozen times. It's my pick for my yearly birthday lunch, and is often the place my college aged daughter wants to go when she's home from school. Everything I've ever had was absolutely delicious. The homemade bread...More

Thank wife2abadge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great friendly and professional service, and great food. My friend and I had a lovely time eating there. This is one unique experience. Our waiter was excellent, food was fresh and healthy and very tastey. The chocolate pudding is pricey, but worth a splurge if...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Been coming here for years from Kalamazoo, and now we've moved to Grand Rapids we will become regulars. Biggest surprise in the takeout section: unbelievably good chocolate pudding. I never thought I would be impressed by chocolate pudding but theirs is to die for. My...More

Thank Bruce H
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27 September 2016|
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Response from Sid F | Reviewed this property |
I feel certain they don't serve alcohol.
10 February 2015|
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Response from HDFLHPI | Reviewed this property |
NO! Casual, first come, first served dining. Breakfast on the weekend is an excercise in patience, the weekday is manageable. They open at 7am. Good eating. The people are terrific. Rest in peace Marie, you left an... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-454-4020
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