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Nonna's Tavern

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The Village at The Homestead Resort, 1 Wood Ridge Road, Glen Arbor, MI
+1 231-334-5000
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Northville, Michigan
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Nonna's for the first time, and Loved it. ( We have a place 30 minutes away and always go to Funistrada .) Since its off season we gave Nonnas a try. Had a 5 o'clock Sunday reservation and had the place to ourselves for almost an hour. It's very cute inside and romantic on this night even as... More 

Thank Linda L
Roanoke, United States
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222 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Wife and I drove up to Homestead from VA for a couple's getaway. Had dinner on a Tuesday night. Picked Nonna's for our first dinner. Had a very pleasant evening. Setting is very nice. Pleasant dining room decor. Excellent service. I had the burrata salad and gnocchi. Wife had roasted beet salad and gnocchi. October is off season and we... More 

Thank ejm99
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64 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a small restaurant associated with the resort with 8 seats at the bar, 2 booths, and about 6 other tables. The floor is carpeted, lighting is subdued, and pleasant music is in the background. The evening we were there conversation was muted and this was everything you might wish for in a quiet elegant ambiance. However, I understand... More 

Thank elliottq
Dearborn, Michigan
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I took our son for a little weekend getaway to Glen Arbor and stayed at The Homestead. We were celebrating our 7 year anniversary and wanted to go somewhere good for dinner. We turned to Trip Advisor and yelp! to check out some restaurants near where we were staying and decided to try Nonna's since it had... More 

Thank Dakota W
Saint Charles, Illinois
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Small and cozy restaurant at the Homestead. Food and service was excellent. Marsha was very pleasant and efficient. The cannoli, stuffed with crab, was excellent. Both my wife and I enjoyed it. Would highly recommend that you order your own order of the Italian Doughnuts. When sharing there are not enough--Just excellent.

Thank ED B
Walled Lake, Michigan
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Good food & staff. Make reservations a few days ahead. Convenient in The Village. Not a large menu, but good choices.

Thank JaneP0422
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196 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Impressed with the food and the service. The food was better than we expected. Really good, not great, but really good. The service was also very nice. It's a small menu so you might want to check it out before going.

Thank michaelrnyc
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

The food was very good, the service was great. If you're looking for a quiet dinner, this is the place. Not recommended for families.

Thank Kim P
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We were two couples on Monday night. Food selection limited. Had the penne salmon which was a bowl of pasta with very small chunks of salmon with about two chopped asparagus spears in a heavy cream sauce that tasted like Mac and cheese; the ravioli was good but only 5 raviolis on the plate. Risotto cream too heavy. The kale... More 

Thank Pat H
Greenville, Ohio
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134 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Dinner on a Monday evening, small restaurant, we had to start by 7pm, as a large group was schedule for a bit later. Staff very very friendly and responsive, helping to make a good dinner experience. Menu and wine list, decent but not extensive. Wine selected was not available, worked a couple of back up choice in to our experience.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Village at The Homestead Resort, 1 Wood Ridge Road, Glen Arbor, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Leelanau County  >  Glen Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 231-334-5000
"This restaurant is on the resort property in a section called The Village at the base of one of the snow ski lifts. It has "tavern" in the name, but it is an excellent restaurant with white tablecloths, etc."

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?