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Dusty's Cellar

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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1839 W Grand River Ave, Okemos, MI 48864-1840 (Marsh Rd)
+1 517-349-5150
07:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 09:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Michigan, USA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has relied for too long on an undeserved reputation. The menu is old, uninspired, and the execution is careless. Often, food that arrives to the table does not match what is described on the menu, substitutions are arbitrary and never an improvement. No one seems to care for even notice. On my last visit, food was either burned... More 

Thank MIAlejito
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dusty's is the place to goif you are looking for a higher end place to eat. The food is delicious. The serving sizes can be a bit on the smaller size, but you do not leave hungry. My parents are very sensitive to restaurant food and tend to get sick from eating out. This is the only place they will... More 

Thank Kerianne F
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I usually just come here for the desserts and wine. I have not yet had any lunch or dinner there, but I love the selection of wines and experts are always there to help you pin point your taste buds.

Thank Jessica L
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and great drinks. The server was very knowledgeable and informative about the wines. Would definitely come back.

Thank Kristopher H
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

If you want great food in a casual quiet atmosphere, Dusty's is the place. Great bar with interesting dishes. Wine and beer sales for carryout a nice addition.

Thank Lawrence G
Warren, Michigan, USA
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179 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

a quick trip up to MSU and needed a new restaurant to try ask a few folks and this came up a few times so decided to give it a try not to far east of campus on grand river situated in small strip mall has an attached wine store with decent selection of wines menu was small but the... More 

Thank Zimco01
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We "save" Dusty's for special occasions when we don't feel like driving out of town. It is pricey but the food and service are good. Can't afford to go there often but it s a nice change when we're feeling flush. Not really enough atmosphere to rate the costs.

Thank happyeaterOkemos
Okemos, Michigan
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

You can never go wrong with Dusty's Cellar. Everything is great, so don't worry. The staff is very knowledgeable about the food and the proper pairings. Higher end food, so not for those on a tight budget. The attached gourmet store and tap room are also great.

Thank MSUBones2010
Okemos, Michigan
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Good service. Excellent atmosphere. The food is fine, but not inspired. The menu is not very creative, and there are some hits and some misses, some good values and poor values. It's worth a visit for the pretty atmosphere.

Thank LawyerSL
Okemos, Michigan
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

I've been going here for at least 25 years and seen all kinds of changes (and boy do I miss the gorgeous vineyard mural they painted over). I love the feel, the menu, the acoustics even, the wine lists, the almost unfailingly smart and helpful staff. I tried something different for lunch yesterday (I'm a sucker for their great Monte... More 

Thank Lev R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$35
American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1839 W Grand River Ave, Okemos, MI 48864-1840
    (Marsh Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Okemos
  • Phone Number: +1 517-349-5150
Relaxed "Wine Bar"-Bistro atmosphere.

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