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J.W.'s Food & Spirits

6 N 7th St, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1505
+1 616-846-3380
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“perch” (36 reviews)
“chilli” (28 reviews)
“french onion” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Pub, American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 N 7th St, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1505
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out of the craziness if downtown is He's located in Centertown. A great restaurant with great food and drinks. Family owned by a local family, they take pride in their establishment and community. Prices are what you would expect for a $$-$$$ restaurant.

Thank Maria H
Chris S, Owner at J.W.'s Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the great review, Maria!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found this place online - had never heard of it before, but decided to check it out. We're glad we did! Our meals were really good, and the service was timely and friendly. And the onion rings are amazing - best I've had in...More

Thank Sparky9345
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Made reservations for six on a February Thursday night and I’m glad we did. Place was filling up. Lot of variety on menu. Burgers to salmon to Mexican. All enjoyed their dinners. Dante Fe salad was more than enough for one of us. Seafood burrito...More

Thank Kevin7088
Reviewed 29 December 2017

My husband and I like to spend our anniversary in Grand Haven. We enjoyed a wonderful meal with great service at J.W.''s Food and Spirits. The steak was perfectly cooked and the rest of the meal was delicious! Our waitress was attentive and efficient. She...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 15 December 2017

This is a small local restaurant that has a full bar. It was very busy but the service was good and so was the food. There were eight of us each trying something different. The white chicken chili was excellent as was the chicken salad.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is not a fancy restaurant. But we enjoyed our experience. On a busy Saturday night we ended up at a table in the bar. The waitress was quick to serve us and get drink orders. I had the small steak which came with salad...More

Thank Nancy961
Reviewed 22 September 2017

After reading the TripAdvisor reviews, my husband and I chose to try J.W.'s. We were promptly greeted and seated soon after arriving. There were quite a few customers, but the restaurant wasn't full for a Thursday night. The waitstaff was pleasant. We both ordered the...More

Thank ZeelandScoutMom
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We always enjoy perch here and it doesn't disappoint. Fresh, several pieces and delicious. Good salad and beer too. Service was good and friendly waitress.

Thank anniefanfan
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Nice atmosphere. Food is good quality, service is very good and the bread pudding when available is fantastic

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Always a fresh menu with fresh ideas and food you can count on to be delicious. If you want the best white chili around, this is your place!

Thank 815margiem
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Pat A
15 August 2017|
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Response from Tanitra P | Reviewed this property |
I believe the happy hour was from 2-6 pm
24 January 2015|
Response from Chris S | Property representative |
The Hangar. Before that, it was Roberts' Hangar and before that, it was The Flying Jib. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 N 7th St, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1505
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Grand Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 616-846-3380
  • E-mail
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