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The Wooden Spoon

675 W Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116-2322
+1 810-588-4386
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (44 reviews)
“sandwich” (25 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
675 W Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116-2322
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

november 2017 Ate lunch here twice this month. Both times very happy with our choices. Lunch special grilled cheese and chili was outstanding The lunch box is also very original and fabulous. Leave room for a shared dessert The mushroom brie soup is outstanding. Will...More

Thank Marle S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As first time visitors, my wife and I really enjoyed lunch. The soups were great (Mushroom and Carrot Ginger) and the Cherry salad and Cuban sandwich completed our soup 'n sandwich, soup 'n salad combinations. Leanna, our server, was very attentive and helpful as she...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's so hard to find great "farm to table" restaurants that truly embrace the philosophy. The folks at the Wooden Spoon in Escondido not only embrace the philosophy, they could help write the book. All their ingredients are fresh, organic, and delicious. Although they may...More

Thank stulucy
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We read all the great reviews about the Wooden Spoon so we decided to try it out for dinner while in town. It's a rather unassuming looking place from the outside and we might have overlooked it if we hadn't read about it beforehand. The...More

Thank TallBlonde
Reviewed 28 September 2017

There was 3 of us for dinner. Everything was excellent from the Enchiladas to the wild mushroom ravioli. Wish we lived closer so we could go more than once a year.

Thank lifeafterkids
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for a late lunch prior to the Spartan game. Wooden Spoon features sandwiches for lunch. Got the grilled cheese special which came with ham, Swiss cheese and tomatoes. Very large and came with chips. The turkey sandwich came with avocado, and all the...More

Thank Nailcutter
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is a great place to go for delicious, healthy cuisine. I love the atmosphere! It's casual and fun. Great for meeting friends and family! I usually order one of their soups and a salad. Their salads are quite large (definitely filling) and always have...More

Thank JenLovesSunshine
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great chance to taste unique dishes that are delicious! The waitress was very helpful in explaining items and making suggestion. She also offered a taste of items that we could order from the deli area. The mushrom & brie soup is amazing. They were very...More

Thank PennsylvaniaMark
Reviewed 11 September 2017

In town for a wedding and thought we would check this place out, we were very glad that we did! Had great service, great food at a great price! Doesn't get much better than that! Would recommend 100%! Enjoy....

Thank usaphoenix
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Wonder quality delicious dishes w farm to table freshness. Fun special events and wine tastings. Friendly attentive staff. awesome patio and outdoor grill in summer w Chef Mason.

Thank Happy_Flier_Michigan
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8 March 2016|
Response from angelasF1742DY | Reviewed this property |
Last time I was in they did, but menu changes frequently and with the season.
Darla Z
11 December 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 675 W Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116-2322
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 810-588-4386
New restaurant in Brighton. Owned by a chef who worked at a local Country Club now out on his own. Hearing good things about the place. Needs a a spot on TA.
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