Comfort Inn & Suites University South
3501 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 761-8838
Fax: (734) 761-8834
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu their cakes, custards and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Started by John Roumanis in the year 1995, Mediterrano is one of the premier restaurants in Ann Arbor. Mediterrano is a local favourite and have been praised by critics as well for the superior dining experience it provides. Aside from delicious food they also provide a stellar collection of wines as well.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying delectable entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away.
Experience the exotic flavors of Thai cuisine in an elegant and laid-back environment at Marnee Thai Restaurant. Located in downtown Ann Arbor within easy reach of University of Michigan, this restaurant has become a go-to spot in the neighborhood. Patrons will appreciate the extensive variety of dishes as well as the charming ambiance, sharp service and reasonable prices. Must-try's include Pad Thai, Panang Chicken, Lotus Duck and fish cakes. Reservations are recommended as the venue capacity is relatively small.
On Ann Arbor's busy Main Street, Palio is always crowded on weekends, with long waits the norm. The chefs cook in a sort of controlled frenzy at the front of the restaurant, so you can watch while you wait. The food is mainstream Italian with Tuscan specialties including fish, and the atmosphere lively. Nearly all the entrees are carefully prepared and tasty if not particularly adventuresome. Thick soups and generous portions of bread make the sometimes-long wait for dinner very palatable. An extensive wine list and a second-floor patio, open in the summer, help make this a big drawing card.
Real Seafood Company brings the freshest and highest-quality seafood to Ann Arbor. Located in downtown, this upscale restaurant features warm and inviting interiors that exude an elegant ambiance, perfect for enjoying seafood and wine on casual as well as special occasions. The extensive menu highlights American favorites like oysters, crab cakes, scallops, shrimps, lobster and seasonal catches. Must-try's include the Fresh Broiled Tilapia, Maple Glazed Salmon and Cioppino. Meat-lovers can choose from the prime cuts like Filet Mignon and New York Strip. The restaurant boasts of a solid wine list, and the experience is incomplete without a glass of the same. Reservations are recommended.
Enjoy eclectic Burmese inspired cuisine with French twists at Mercy's at the Bell Tower Hotel. Located in downtown Ann Arbor, Mercy's At The Bell Tower features an upscale setting that exudes a warm and elegant atmosphere, perfect for casual dining as well as formal or special occasions. Go-to dishes on the menu include their signature dumplings, Chinese duck confit and scallops. Lovely French and local desserts accompany the menu selections along with choicest wines, making for a pleasurable dining experience. Watch out for the Happy Hour specials; reservations are recommended.
Housed in the beautifully restored Orpheum Theater, Gratzi is a quintessential Italian restaurant located in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor. Old-world charm elicits through the grand interiors that are decorated in warm wooden furnishing and beautiful murals. The menu features artisan North Italian cuisine with signature specialties like Risotto, Sacchetti, Classic Caesar Salad, Ravioli Con Caprino, Gnocchi and Chicken Marsala. An outstanding wine selection and desserts accompany the menu-picks and make the dining experience even more pleasurable.
A must-visit for every devout meat-lover, The Chop House is one of the top steakhouses in Ann Arbor. Located in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor, this upscale restaurant presents an idyllic and approachable setting that befits every occasion. Dim lighting, gold-framed artwork and retro furnishing lend it an old-world charm. The menu features some of the best aged prime cuts like Filet Mignon, Ribeye, Porterhouse and New York Strip. It also incorporates equally impressive starters and sides along with exquisite seafood creations. A solid wine list perfectly pairs with the menu selections, adding a finesse to the whole experience. Reservations are recommended.
Experience an alluring and sophisticated atmosphere featuring fresh American cuisine at Sava's. Located in the vibrant downtown area, only a short walk away from University of Michigan central campus, this urban restaurant presents an idyllic venue for grabbing breakfast, enjoying a leisurely lunch or a night-out with friends. The grand dining space is spread over two floors enough to accommodate upto 200 guests and features ambient lighting, classy decor and a cozy bar area. A concise menu highlights old-time American favorites as well as nouvelle creations like Lobster Egg Rolls, Filet Mignon, Tuna Salad and Banh Mi. Artisan cocktails and choicest wines complement the menu, adding a flourishing finish to the dining experience. Reservations are recommended for large parties.
Experience an alluring and upscale atmosphere featuring top-notch Asian inspired cuisine at Mélange. The first thing about Mélange that patrons will appreciate is the premiere location in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor, where the most happening dining and nightlife scene thrives. The modern and high-design interiors, unparalleled service and the outstanding wine list guarantee a memorable fine-dine experience. The menu highlights farm-to-table creations and freshest ingredients; with stand-outs like the Edamame, The River Rock (marinated steak or yellowfin tuna), Mushroom Polenta, Sea Bass and Lamb Chops. Made-to-order sushi is served till late hours. A premium selection of wines and cocktails add a finesse to the classy experience. Private dining is offered; reservations are recommended.
Jolly Pumpkin Ann Arbor Cafe & Brewery is a microbrewery, small-scale distillery and American restaurant. Guests can enjoy signature brews such as the Bam Bière, a golden-colored ale, Calabaza Blanca flavored with orange peel extracts, the barrel-aged La Roja with hints of fruits and caramel, and Madrugada Obscura Dark Dawn, a Belgian-style stout. Most of these beers are available seasonally and hence no two visits to the bar are the same. The food menu includes dishes like Truffled French Fries, Asian Layered Salad, Walleye Po' Boy and Pumpkin Whoopie Pie. The main dining room has golden walls and dim lighting and is suitable for intimate gatherings. For the best experience, head to the rooftop deck, where you can lounge on garden chairs, soaking in the views and the warm sunlight. The knowledgeable staff might even enlighten you regarding their unique brewing process.