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1101 E Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843-1719
+1 517-546-2222
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“salmon” (5 reviews)
“sirloin” (2 reviews)
“tomato soup” (2 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
1101 E Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843-1719
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Super huge choice of breakfast options, served up fresh and hot and delicious. You can't go wrong with an omelet, and their french toast or cinnamon buns are out of this world. For lunch, homemade soups -- just a cup is a good quantity, or...More

1  Thank barbara s
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Have always driven by and never stopped in. Finally went for lunch today and was pleasantly surprised. The service was great. The waitress was really accommodating letting us sample things because we hadn't been there before. I ended up getting the German tomato soup which...More

1  Thank Funtwin1
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Only open for breakfast and lunch. Good service. Clean restroom. Good food. The crowd seems to suffle in after nine am.

1  Thank cagftl
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We stopped here for breakfast. The eggs were cooked like we ordered and bacon was good, however, hashbrowns were terrible. As I looked around restaurant I noticed the carpet had a lot of stains. Also the huge issue for me was on the way out...More

Thank aprilc289
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Wife and I stopped here first time for breakfast. Shared corned beef has and eggs, very good, and service very good as well. We will return to try other offerings.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Brunner's is your typical small restaurant / diner. Nothing fancy, but the food is good, well prepared, and fairly priced. The menu is interesting. Several items you might not expect. Their German Tomato Soup is wonderful!

1  Thank Are2
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Good service and atmosphere is fine; not fancy; just nice. Went for breakfast two times now and menu is quite varied, plus there are daily specials .

1  Thank Janet C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Have been here several times,better to judge consistency of establishment. Have gone for breakfast,lunch and at closing and ALWAYS outstanding service and clean environment. I especially love their house made english muffins;thick,crispy yet still has that chewiness I like. Food is reasonably priced,hot and fresh...More

1  Thank Rafael1666
Reviewed 24 May 2017

No option for less than zero stars if I could it would be -5. They catered a wedding I attended, they ran out of food with six full tables left wondering where their meal was. It took an hour and a half before they brought...More

1  Thank muralsbymichele
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We stopped at Brunner's for a late lunch while in the area, and were very pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food. It had been a while since we've been here, but we're glad we stopped by. The service was excellent, and although crowded...More

1  Thank Matt S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 E Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843-1719
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Howell
  • Phone Number: +1 517-546-2222
  • E-mail
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