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Bravo! Restaurant & Cafe

5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
+1 269-344-7700
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (43 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staying near airports, especially regional airports, leaves me a bit cold for hotel and restaurant options. Well, I was not only pleased but surprised and thrilled by Bravo. A short Lyft ride from my hotel to what I thought would be an average meal turned...More

Thank mikebaer
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent service, delicious food, and nice quiet environment. Dessert was incredible too. A special place for so many years!

Thank tripnmk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good pizza with morels on it. One of my favorites. Good appetizers also. Many good selections to try.

Thank debrah750
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I made reservations at Bravo while in town on a getaway weekend. The atmosphere inside is nice and relaxing, and everyone (including our server) were friendly. I ordered a pizza, and my wife the shrimp scampi. My pizza was fantastic, and was...More

Thank Chad1640
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was rather expensive but good and the service was was excellent. I was able to order a cheeseburger. How about that. There was 16 people at our table and plenty of hot bread was served.

Thank hubcapdaug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for brunch...it was $20 per person and I'd say it was worth it. The food was very good and I would go again!

Thank madmh321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A long time Kalamazoo restaurant with fantastically prepared food. Huge wine list. This place has a real chef. The risotto is a great side dish. All the food I have every had here has been great. Can't say a bad thing about the place.

Thank drock3029
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is really good, service is great, and the atmosphere very pleasant and comfortable. I got the Salmon and Scallops the two times I've been here and they were delicious. Everything on the plate was cooked perfectly (not overdone on the Salmon -...More

Thank AngieAVLNC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have the best Sunday brunch in the Kalamazoo area! Great variety of food, delicious and good quality!

Thank Aubrey K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently had a reception at Bravo. Approximately 100 people attended. The staff at Bravo were so accommodating and pleasant to work with. It was very easy working with the owners to organize our event and they were helpful planning the menu. The food was...More

Thank janerph59
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I see mention of beer being available. Do they offer other adult beverages? If so, what is the quality of wine options?
14 October 2016|
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Response from Laurene W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for not answering sooner but we were out of the country. They have cocktails and wine. The quality of the wine is wonderful.
Do you have many/any Gluten Free options?
31 December 2015|
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Response from Laurie S | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be best to call them directly to ask.
bob h
is there a dress code?
15 March 2015|
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Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the snappy casual comment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5402 Portage Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49002-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-344-7700
  • E-mail
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