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Windmill Restaurant

28 W 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-2703
+1 616-392-2726
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash browns” (58 reviews)
“omelet” (34 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
28 W 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-2703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had four I our group each ordered something different. Friendly service great food, large portions.

Thank Barbara N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place with great food and service! We were very lucky the morning we went - got there just after 7:30 am the first day of the festival and there was no line due to most people were participating in the 5k run. Prices were...More

Thank Kelley D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast here both days and it was excellent. Not a lot of seating and very popular so be prepared to wait in line for a table but it is worth the wait.

Thank Pam R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is good but not exceptional and the prices are a little high . Breakfast for 2 was $30 Also its rather crowded inside - tables are very close .together . There is no hostess so you just wait in a line for a...More

Thank PHDChicago
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our party of 6 had Sunday breakfast at The Windmill last weekend. This must be a favorite for locals and tourists alike as the line was long. Granted, it was also graduation for Hope College, but I understand it usually very busy. Our waitress was...More

Thank jill k
Reviewed 2 April 2017

So we had the hash brown omelet which was excellent. I ordered with light cheese and light onions. We arrived before the popular 10 AM time on Sunday which had a line up out of the door. Our meal took some time to get to...More

Thank lovessunandbeach
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We were stuck in Holland for a few hours waiting for our vehicle to be repaired, so I asked where the locals go for breakfast. They recommended the Windmill on 8th St. Well, they were right, this is a great little coffee and sandwitch shop....More

Thank DBeery
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The hash brown omelette is made of mashed potatoes, not shredded potatoes, it's like a Shepard pie in a form of an enormous looking omelette. It tastes good though, just not at all what you'd expect, oh and no eggs in this omelette. The pancakes...More

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Well located and nicely appointed hotel. Easy walk to everything we wanted to see. Love the room layout and the bed was extremely comfortable. The downstairs bar had a good beer and wine selection for a night cap.

Thank 290karenm290
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a breakfast with my daughter. People queuing to get in so always a good sign. We sat at the counter which felt so American !!!! Quick and cheerful service. We ordered 2 different omelettes. Huge portions and very very tasty. Good atmosphere and great...More

Thank Bradders1959
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Nearby Attractions
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.29 miles away
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.22 miles away
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.62 miles away
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.11 miles away
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Can this restaurant accommodate someone with gluten and dairy allergies?
12 March 2017|
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Response from Kylie K | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call and ask. We were just there and they are allergy friendly like always but didn't ask about gluten.
Cuppy B
Can you accommodate someone with a severe milk/butter/yogurt/nut allergy?
26 January 2016|
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Response from Mjt383 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant directly as it is too serious for a traveler to make a guess.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 W 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Holland
  • Phone Number: +1 616-392-2726
  • E-mail