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Cafe Navarre

101 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1639
+1 574-968-8101
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (20 reviews)
“lamb shank” (13 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
101 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1639
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Had a wonderful lunch today at Cafe Navarre. The atmosphere is lively, decor is soothing, the food selection is varied and what we ordered was delicious. Onion soup, wild mushroom soup, various salads that we shared at our table. All salads had an interesting twist...More

Thank Jill P
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic restaurant that our host chose. The menu was great with all the food offering being full of flavor and the drink selection was great. The service was impeccable with the only downfall coming on the next day I sat at the...More

Thank Bart B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A dinner at Cafe Navarre was a real disappointment. In previous years it has been a pleasure to dine here, but reheated pasta with a disastrous sauce, tired and ill cooked deserts, and prices which suggest that the staff think this sort of food is...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Extensive menu offerings, great cocktail list. Wife and I have been here for dinner a few times and have stopped in for cocktails and appetizers 8-10 times as well. Bartenders are second to none.

Thank chrish77
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The food was really excellent. We shared a flatbread starter and enjoyed steak and seafood for our respective entrees. We live in LA near top restaurants (Beverly Hills, Santa Monica) and this food rivals the best of what we have tasted here. (The prices were...More

Thank SFLA1974
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Dinner was good, but the wild mushroom soup was amazing. Our party had the Tuscan chicken and the salmon, both were good. Soup was a generous serving and could be a meal with a salad.

Thank joewS3789KM
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

They have great food Fabulous service and the food is consistently excellent I recommend to anyone that is like inking for good food You will be glad you went for lunch or dinner

Thank Denice S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Tried Cafe Navarre's relatively new Sunday brunch...Our server, a nice young man, seemed unsure of himself and service was very slow. A party of two, we were placed in a smaller, private room with a larger birthday gathering which was awkward. The chicken in the...More

Thank fun4life84
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Our business team came for dinner. Plenty of parking on the street or the lot across the street. Very friendly staff and hostess. Impressed with the work ethic of the employees. Food and service is excellent. Atmosphere is great and the total experience is 5...More

Thank CobaltConnection
Reviewed 14 September 2017

great food and service... and now added brunch menu! Celebrated our boss's birthday with lunch for the office today. Always good, great presentation, and interesting takes on food combos. and in a great atmosphere!

Thank renman42
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17 February 2017|
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Response from KJanowsky | Property representative |
We will be open on Easter Sunday, and yes we do accept reservations. Please call us at 574-968-8101 to set those up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Michigan St, South Bend, IN 46601-1639
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-968-8101
  • E-mail
A warm, inviting atmosphere best defines Cafe Navarre. Clearly one of downtown South Bend's most attractive buildings from the exterior, and the view from inside Cafe Navarre is nothing short of breathtaking. The fusion of Old World style architecture with natural light and the finest interior furnishings, the ambiance of Cafe Navarre is truly one of a kind.The style of food offered by Cafe Navarre includes French, Italian and Spanish. Cuisine distinguished by simplicity, full flavor, and healthiness describes the overall style. Cafe Navarre's menu also offers more fresh fish options than what other local restaurants typically offer.Dishes created with farm to table sources are unmistakable in flavor and quality. These are regularly featured at Cafe Navarre, along with an array of top shelf wines at prices that our customers return frequently to enjoy.Private Rooms: For your special event or business meeting, Cafe Navarre can seat up to 20 guests in each of three private meeting rooms.
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