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Tillman's Dining & Cocktails

1245 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49505-4619
+1 616-451-9266
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible24%
4 Aug 2017
“Good lunch”
15 Apr 2017
“Vintage look”
Closed Now
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1245 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49505-4619
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Met a friend who works downtown GR for lunch. Easy to get to and food was nice and a good value! The grilled chicken Cesar salad was excellent and my friend was very pleased with the BLT.

Thank Lokiwired
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Went there on recommendation of business associate who stated "great food". He ordered prime rib, so did I. Decent taste, first few bites were gristly and a ton of fat on it, which added to the 20 oz. cost. Kind of disappointing, wait staff was...More

Thank Ganders1984
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We went there on a Saturday night, had made reservations 2 wks prior, so we were disappointed they seated us right next to a work station, but dealt with it. The service was hurried, like they were understaffed, which is so unlike this place. The...More

Thank Valleygirl5957
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ok, after your first steps inside, you realize this is not a dining spot on any millennials' restaurant radar screen. Throw away any notions of seeing pretentious drinks or fancy entrée items. Nothing but tried and true selections - and what's wrong with having your...More

Thank MichiganRayBeam
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

When we walked in I thought "uh oh". This looks like a mistake. But it was highly recommended by many people in the area for the place to go for steak. We had to give it a try. The prime rib was perfect. I had...More

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We visited this restaurant last night. I made a reservation a couple of days in advance, and was asked if I wanted a table or a booth. I requested a table and mentioned that it was our anniversary. We arrived on time and our designated...More

1  Thank PhoebeGR
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Interesting place that could easily have a cameo in a mob movie where the gangsters hang out. It has that nice old school feel. Lucky for them, they also have good food to go with it. We started with the escargot which was pretty good....More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Heard of Tilman's for years and driven by many times. Tonight we decided to try this place out, my was this a great place for dinner. As a appetizer we ordered onion chips. A nice beginning for our tasty dinner. We both ordered the House...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Eight of us went out for an adult, family dinner. We arrived around 6:00 and our server was fantastic. We all had a couple of drinks and then ordered dinner. The food did not disappoint. I had the open faced prime rib and it came...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Three of us had not been out in awhile. Stopped at Tillman's and did not have a reservation. They were able to seat us and we all had one of the best steaks ever, the Petite Tenderloin. Very tender, great taste. Sides were enjoyable also....More

Thank bombay01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1245 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49505-4619
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-451-9266
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