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Food Dance

401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-5839
+1 269-382-1888
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-5839
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Reviewed yesterday

Food Dance has always been a pleasant experience for us. The service has always been excellent and the food outstanding! Food Dance uses local ingredients as much as possible has a menu that includes both comfort-type foods (mac & cheese) and eclectic selections (omelette with...More

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 4 days ago

FIrst visit for ua out of towners. Four of us enjoyed the meat and cheese appetizer plate for starters. Well prepared and executed. I had the Sesame Ginger Salmon, since this was billed as wild caught and fresh, not frozen, I could not resist. This...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the menu-a great combination of unique and classic. Drink menu was fantastic as well. Loved the locally sourced menu items! Casual but nice enough for a special occasion too.

Thank stefamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food prepared and packaged to take hm! It’s a hot sandwich—-eat there or you can buy anything for ultimate meal, from seasonings, sauces, frozen and fresh meats, desserts, wine, beer and pizza and POTPIES!!! Oh my lord!

Thank Elease D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here two days for lunch and one night for dinner. Charming venue, really good, fresh farm to table menu, and a nice adjacent "to go" cafe for lunch items. Definitely a go to place.

Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Southwest Michigan farmers' table. Colorful assortment of fantastic food, with the right display! Excellent service from the wait staff. A comfortable place to enjoy a glass of red wine! THX!

Thank kmstbernard09
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a birthday dinner at Food Dance on Friday night. While finding a parking place was a challenge, the menu offered a variety of choices and the quality of the food was definitely worth it. The atmosphere is fun and the service staff were...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This is high end fancy food! There is something for everyone. The French fries are fresh cut, and amazing! Great service too!

Thank JenniferHanna
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Kids enjoy the fun decoration and fairy hunting, parent love the specialty drinks and food, we will definitely be back!

Thank sondral211
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of may favorite restaurant to got to in Kalamazoo. Their food is always top quality and the cheese and meat selection for appetizers is amazing.

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5 August 2017|
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Response from Robert R | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do have gluten free but uncertain about eggs. If you call they will clarify
17 January 2017|
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Response from Kristine T | Reviewed this property |
The Radisson is down the street.
Frank L
4 July 2016|
Response from winefella | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I wrote a review for food dance I do not work for the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-5839
    (Pitcher St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-382-1888
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Food Dance is committed to building a thriving and sustainable local food system. We support artisans who practice craft food processes that have been around for generations-growing, raising, preserving, curing, aging, pickling, butchering and more. For Food Dance, it's about the connection with the people and places their food comes from-authentic people and authentic food that's true to its source. Serving breakfast, lunch or dinner-guests are served the freshest menu items in a casual and welcoming atmosphere. We offer private dining space for celebrations or larger groups as well as catering and delivery. We host cooking classes and special dinners throughout the year - aimed to introduce guests to new elements of the culinary and agricultural worlds. Our on-site market offers amazing ingredients sourced from their family of purveyors-from sustainable, humanely raised meats, sausages and artisan cheeses to fresh baked bread, pastries and savory baked goods.
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