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Cafe Zinc

111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640-5155
+1 989-837-6030
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640-5155
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whenever I’m in Midland I always eat at Cafe Zinc. Great menu that changes quarterly. Can’t go wrong with the special every night too. If you’re on the fence on the soup, order it. You won’t be disappointed. Chef is very creative when it comes...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I just finished our lunch today at this restaurant. It was meant to be some sort of celebration for my birthday. Unfortunately many things went bad on this day. It is always somewhat worrisome when the waiters do not write down your...More

Thank josebenjamin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had good service always at this place. The menu is quite varied and offers lots of choices. They have a nice wine list, especially of wines available by the glass. It's nice of have high-quality wines by the glass if you're just there...More

Thank Carl G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve visited this restaurant several times on our stay to midland. The first visit was good. The salmon salad was tasty but the portions were very small. A three ounce piece of fish just won’t satisfy most people. We were staying in the area so...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We went here before seeing a musical. They had great appetizers, drinks and the main meal was fantastic! I had the duck and it was to die for! They had a great selection of deserts but we were all too full to try any. Looking...More

Thank bhguile
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner by the fireplace in the cozy Cafe Zinc and liked it so much we went back for breakfast the next morning. The menu offers a nice variety and our food was beautifully presented and delicious. Attentive, friendly staff make this...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place to sit and read or people watch or even drink coffee. A nice retreat with great staff and environment. Coffee is not too bad either.

Thank richard e
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Appreciate the usual menu with a wide choice of food selections. They also have daily specials that are extraordinary with a wine or beer pairing. Attentive wait staff. Great coffee, and amazing desert choices. The only place around that has wonderful crusty bread made at...More

Thank limericks
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Stayed at the H hotel and loved the access to this restaurant from within the hotel, the Eggs Benedict are the best I've ever had! What a charming quaint restaurant with great service!

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Happy to have found this restaurant for a CMU graduation brunch! The food was fantastic (I had and recommend the French onion soup and poached pear tartine) and they were sensitive to a gluten allergy in our group and went above and beyond to be...More

Thank Claire B
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Questions & Answers
19 March 2018|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
They have 1 large high top that accommodates 12. That’s the largest reservation I’ve ever made. You could probably spread out to other tables as well.
17 November 2016|
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Response from Lidia J | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. I couldn't honestly answer your question on whether you could buy a card gift, but I would imagine that does a possibility. A phone call would be a good idea.
Kathy A
18 July 2016|
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Response from Lidia J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the menu is on line for you to see. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640-5155
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 989-837-6030
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