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Gilbert & Blake's

3554 Okemos Rd, Okemos, MI 48864-3926
+1 517-349-1300
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (5 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3554 Okemos Rd, Okemos, MI 48864-3926
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to this restaurant to meet old friends for dinner. The service was good. The food was good but not phenomenal. I had a fish dish that was tasty but the sauce separated a little so there was a lot of fat left on...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Dined with another couple in this lovely restaurant. Nicely decorated and comfortable. Bread is fresh from local bakery. Whitefish, Ahi salad, delmonico steak and ribs all were excellent. Vineyard salad had too much dressing though. Waitress although attentive was a little clumsy spilling a glass...More

Thank 2256Spartan
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Our service was slow our food was not cooked properly (burned). I spent over $100 for dinner for two people and expected more. It's not often that we get to go out for a date night and this was a total bust.

Thank SnowbirdieLis
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I have visited Gilbert & Blake's on multiple occasions on business. I have never had even a questionable meal let alone a poor meal. Most of my dinner meetings have included several other colleagues and everyone has always commented positively on their meals. This upscale...More

Thank MichiganPhotoRod
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Recently went there and was pleasantly surprised by the excellent service. The food was good, but not great. My wife's entree was not served hot, but they remedied the problem quickly. My swordfish "special" was creatively put together, and tasty, but overcooked and a little...More

Thank Ric F
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good restaurant with an extensive menu including. The service was good, the food excellent and the bread they bring to the table is amazing.

Thank JVM-Milford-MI
Reviewed 18 January 2017

very good food, well prepared. will substitute extra vegetable for starch. ample portions. very good wait staff. Great bread. OK price.

Thank Nelson L
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We went to Gilbert and Blakes to celebrate my husbands birthday. Service was good, a lot of food, which counterbalances the high prices. We had plenty leftover from both our entrees for lunch the next day as well. Fish and steak were both very good.

Thank BPed
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I wanted to provide dinner for a number of guests after an even larger celebration of the birthdays of my horse and me. Gilbert & Blake's was the perfect venue. They provided their side 'den' for about 20 of us. To make it easier for...More

Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We sat at the bar and ate dinner. It was a quiet night, bartendar was friendly and attentive. I got the fish and chips and it was very good.

Thank Anthony C
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25 January 2017|
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Response from Lawrence G | Reviewed this property |
Wednesday nights are open. No reservation.
30 July 2016|
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Response from eakfs | Reviewed this property |
Not big into gift cards at restaurants, but I'd be surprised if they didn't. I like reeiving them, and use them, it's just my clients give them to me and those I would give gifts to I buy more expansive gift cards where... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3554 Okemos Rd, Okemos, MI 48864-3926
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Okemos
  • Phone Number: +1 517-349-1300
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