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Cafe Zinc

111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640-5155
+1 989-837-6030
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640-5155
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

So nice to find a little bit of France in central Michigan! The surroundings are beautiful and peaceful. This can be a fantastic special event venue to a casual lunch or dinner and anythingin between. The food is amazing, the chef is French, the staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 49kathier
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Everything was great, the service, the food and the service. We’ll be back. Looking forward to trying their brunch.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing. I had the quiche and it was perfect. Fries were to die for. Definitely recommend this place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Elaine242
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We came for lunch, this place is beautiful. The menu is somewhat limited but the food was good. We will definitely stop in again

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris B
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We go here for special occasions! The food is wonderful but a bit pricey! I wish they would bring back the kale salad!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank springhill58
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant met and exceeded all of our expectations, for first rate fine dining. It is a gem in the heart of the downtown. The chef’s culinary creations were top rate, artistic, and delectable. If it were in a large US city, this small intimate...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jannette B
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The Café is very busy, but it isn't hard to see why! The food was very good, me and my wife enjoyed a wonderful breakfast here in beautiful downtown midland. Our waiter was a bit ashtrays awkward and wasn't very present.. However the Cafe or...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank austingcook7
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Hubs and I had a “date day” coming over from the neighboring city of Saginaw to try Midland’s number 1 restaurant. On a lovely overcast day, we sat outside. It was beautiful except for an over abundance of bees trying for my lemons & sauces....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SherryL989
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times over the years and I will say it can be very good or very bad on any given day. I have had some great food there but I have also had to send food back for being frozen in...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank wwporter3
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Enough said - we'd eat there again and again. Menu is good for breakfast lunch or even dinner and we found the service quick and effiecient.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bill89134
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Questions & Answers
19 March 2018|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
They have 1 large high top that accommodates 12. That’s the largest reservation I’ve ever made. You could probably spread out to other tables as well.
16 November 2016|
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Response from Lidia J | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. I couldn't honestly answer your question on whether you could buy a card gift, but I would imagine that does a possibility. A phone call would be a good idea.
Kathy A
18 July 2016|
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Response from Lidia J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the menu is on line for you to see. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640-5155
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 989-837-6030
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