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Special occasion dining in downtown Grand Rapids, MI


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Special occasion dining in downtown Grand Rapids, MI

aliasrlm | Jul 9, 2008 09:59 AM


After many months lurking, I'm finally posting a question. Woohoo!

My boyfriend and I are thinking about heading over to Grand Rapids for a weekend (we're in Detroit) in the next few weeks for his birthday. We'll probably be staying at the JW Marriott and I'm in search of suggestions for a special occasion dinner within walking distance of the hotel. We prefer more of a contemporary scene than traditional, but as long as the food is good, we're happy. (No sushi, though.)

I was thinking about the tasting menu at, but couldn't find any reviews on this site. Has anyone been?

The only restaurant I've been to in Grand Rapids is Bistro Bella Vita (which we liked), so we are open to your suggestions.

Thanks in advance!

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