We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Windmill Restaurant

28 W 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-2703
+1 616-392-2726
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“omelette” (35 reviews)
“hash browns” (57 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Diner
28 W 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-2703
Write a Review
Reviews (242)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great little old restaurant with an wonderful menu and extremely fresh lovely food! Excellent naturally friendly staff! Just excellent!

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Get there early on Saturday or Sunday morning, killer midwest breakfast, big portions. You won't be disappointed no matter your choice.

Thank Brad D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ate breakfast here 3 different times. Waitstaff is friendly and helpful. I like simple breakfasts that taste home-cooked when I travel. Between me and daughter, we tried an omelet, eggs &sausage, pancake rolls, oatmeal and egg sandwich. Loved the food, loved the price. Heard the...More

Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has history and it's bookend stores are newer. Windmill is vintage like and smaller. There is a bar counter to sit and eat at if you can't get a table. The wait staff was excellent. We had sandwiches on HOMEMADE bread and Very...More

Thank mitravelingteacher
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many items on the menu that are made and served well. They are know for an excellent breakfast menu.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 1 week ago

People were lined up outside on a Saturday morning. The food and service did not disappoint. I recommend the "Holland omelet" over the "Hashbrown omelet." Locals and tourists alike filled the place.

Thank MBK458
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super busy little place! We have never been here...but will come back. My kids spilt a giant philly omelet and they both loved it. I just had an egg white on toast...and it was ok-the homemade bread was messy when toasted,and sliced super thick. I...More

Thank LuvaNurse443
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Step back in time... to a neat old style diner with wonderful food ( got to try the pancakes), and fantastic service. Yes, it's crowded, and the locals love it. A Perfect place for a hearty breakfast or lunch.

Thank Calos M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here the first Saturday of Tulip Time. There was a bit of a wait, but was worth it. Two of us had the French Toast and the third had an omelette. All very good. Amber was our server, very pleasant and efficient. Our...More

Thank njs0712
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had four I our group each ordered something different. Friendly service great food, large portions.

Thank Barbara N
Nearby Restaurants
Alpenrose Restaurant and Cafe
449 reviews
.11 km away
New Holland Brewing Company
736 reviews
.34 km away
Butch's Dry Dock
276 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Holland Farmers Market
45 reviews
.47 km away
New Holland Brewing Company
150 reviews
.35 km away
Kollen Park & Heinz Waterfront Walkway
52 reviews
1.00 km away
Holland Museum
52 reviews
.17 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can this restaurant accommodate someone with gluten and dairy allergies?
12 March 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Kylie K | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call and ask. We were just there and they are allergy friendly like always but didn't ask about gluten.
Cuppy B
Can you accommodate someone with a severe milk/butter/yogurt/nut allergy?
26 January 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Mjt383 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant directly as it is too serious for a traveler to make a guess.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 W 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Holland
  • Phone Number: +1 616-392-2726
  • E-mail