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The English Inn

677 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-8242
+1 517-663-2500
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (15 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, French, British
677 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-8242
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

We were looking for an informal setting for a meal in the evening on a very warm day. The ambiance of the outdoor seating just outside the pub was perfect. The sun was well behind the Inn, and the cool breeze created the perfect ambiance...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Six of my party of nine arrived for dinner on Sunday promptly at 4:30. The hostess immediately seated us in the dining room. Our server knew we had nine persons as she promptly introduced herself and asked us if we wanted to wait for the...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Downstairs from the main dining area is a wood paneled pub. More casual than upstairs and has its own menu. The standby fish and chips is good, salads, and appetizers. The duck sausage is my favorite. A great place to meet after work with friends...More

Thank LJo-12
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My wife and I have celebrated our wedding anniversaries at the "Inn" more than twenty times. And not one occasion is one bit less impressive than the last. While this establishment may be a bit off the beaten path, Eaton Rapids isn't known as a...More

Thank jellisam
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Server was great, food was good. I had prime rib, which was good, potatoes were good but not every warm. As a party of five we were seat in the middle of room and felt we were in the way of guest coming and going...More

Thank sightseeinglou
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The property is lovely, the house quaint and cozy. We took the family to dinner after our daughter's MSU graduation ceremony. Everyone enjoyed the service and the meal. Very attentive staff and family owner. The pub downstairs looked like a great place for a more...More

Thank Penny T
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Love coming here the service is top notch and the food and atmosphere are second too none. Great location and beautiful grounds, stay the night for the full effect.

Thank shagapow
Management response:Responded 15 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words! We strive to impress with great tasting food and friendly service, and so are glad to hear you had such a pleasant visit with us. We look forward to serving you again very soon!

Reviewed 30 March 2017

The restaurant is in an old three story mansion built by an early auto executive. It is on and adjoining the Grand River and had some landscaping from the rear of the mansion down to the river including flower beds, gazebo, pergola, stone paver walks...More

Thank Travelalot963
Management response:Responded 1 April 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to give us such a glowing review! Our staff works hard to ensure all of our wonderful guests receive the 5 star experience they deserve, and and we are so glad to have accomplished this with you.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Made reservations for 7pm on a Saturday night for my 40th birthday. First impressions, it was a little difficult to figure out where to park. Once we found the second lot and walked up the steps everything was perfect. The Inn itself is breathtaking and...More

1  Thank Kathy C
Erik N, Owner at The English Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you Kathy for your kind words. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Cheers!

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Simply amazing in every respect. The ambiance, food, wine, service, hospitality, wine list, dining room menu, breakfast included with your stay.

1  Thank geneurcan
Management response:Responded 18 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review! We're so glad to hear you had a delicious meal accompanied by great service. We hope to serve you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 36
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 677 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-8242
    (South of Columbia Hwy.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Eaton County  >  Eaton Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 517-663-2500
  • E-mail
The English Inn is "Creating Special Memories" with unparalleled ambiance and incredible cuisine. Hosting four stunning dining rooms the restaurant features classic preparations such as Chateaubriand for Two, Beef Tartare, and Roasted Prime Rib of Beef in addition to creative modern cuisine. The restaurant can host private parties from two to sixty. Our ballroom Medovue Hall can seat up to 200 guests for dinner receptions or weekday luncheons and meetings. The Pub and Terrace offer casual dining with classically British items such as Cornish Pasties, Fish and Chips and Shepherds Pie as well as unique sandwiches and salads. We look forward to hosting you soon at The English Inn, " Creating Special Memories".
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