We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
FEATURES
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Takeout
Reviews (74)
Filter reviews
73 results
Traveller rating
33
21
10
3
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
33
21
10
3
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviews brunch hash browns ham prices are very reasonable small town salad bar server
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 27 February 2021 via mobile

My first time in my 50 years on this planet visiting Michigan. Visiting a very close friend of mine, I told her I want to visit local family operated restaurants and we came here for brunch. I ordered the belly buster for breakfast/lunch and it...did not disappoint at all! The hashbrowns were so good the ham was to die for. I would take a picture and provide it to you but it looks like two dogs were fighting over my plate lol. I butchered my plate. On second thought I’ll probably put a picture anyway LOL Service was amazing- Matthew is such a friendly guy!!!! If you live in the area you are lucky if you were passing through you definitely need to stop here for a delicious satisfying meal.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 1 August 2020 via mobile

This is our go to breakfast joint. The portions are generous and the prices are very reasonable. Biscuits and Gravy is amazing.

Date of visit: July 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 12 January 2020 via mobile

I've been here twice with a small family group for breakfast. The food both times was decent - almost good, certainly not great, but not really bad. On this second visit we were told we needed a reservation (really? On a Wednesday morning at 10...am??). But, they finally put some tables together for our huge group of 7. The server acted bothered from the time we sat down, and when I asked for a coffee refill after having been there for 30 minutes, was just plain rude. 20 minutes later we asked for another refill, and her attitude hadn't changed. So, a decent breakfast combined with bad service equals we won't be going back. Too bad, as this could be a very nice restaurant in a small town.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 19 November 2019

We seated ourselves and just got the soup and salad bar. The bean soup tasted like it was cooked in pure sugar and the fruit in the salad bar tasted like it was spoiled. The waitress was coughing into her hand most of the time...that we were seated there. I paid quite a bit for the food and did not have much of a selection.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 15 September 2019

Passing through and found this place on main street downtown. Had many different eating spaces. Service was very good. Breakfast were good, hot and tasty when served. If you get a skillet breakfast, hope you have friends to share it with or at least a...home to take the leftovers. It only had two eggs but the other ingredients made for a huge breakfast for one person traveling. Hated to leave it behind!More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 28 April 2019

The waitress I had was attentive, and they had real butter for the bake potato, but that was the only thing I would say was good. One waitress was so angry with a customer about a salad, she was swearing at the register area (I...was seated close to that area). She said, oh I guess I shouldn't be swearing. No, you should not be acting that way in front of the costumers. So right off the first thing, I thought --if I have a problem with my food -I saw that the help will have a hissy fit if I say anything about it! I ordered the chicken with onions, mushrooms, and cheese over it. A baked potato, rice and broccoli. The chicken was to be grilled with onions and mushrooms and then cheese covering all of it. The cheese was not real cheese, sliced cheese. I did not know that or I would have asked for no cheese. (they should say it is processed cheese in the menu-not healthy being processed.). So I had to push that all aside -which meant the onions and mushrooms were all in with the melting cheese so I did not get any of those to eat. No flavor -chicken had no flavor --it had not even been seasoned a little. Just a little salt as it cooked would have made a big difference. Very bland tasting. The broccoli was mush, very over cooked. No seasoning. It had no flavor at all. tasted like it had been floating in water all day long. Lost the broccoli taste completely! The bake potato was the only thing that was really ok to eat. The rice was not bad. Just a sprinkle of salt on that made a huge difference. Really folks-season your food before you cook it, it takes less seasoning that way. AND it makes your food taste better! ANY chef will tell you that! If it would have been only one of my items that was not right, then I would not be giving such a bad review. But when all of the items are not ok. (and yes I told the waitress about the taste of the food, that it was not seasoned or anything, and tasted very bland. Nothing else was offered.) I would not eat here again if I was in the area. The (I assume) manager came down from upstairs while I was there, and he appeared grouchy. Never checked on customers, nothing. Just made some change for his employees and then stomped off back up stairs. The one positive thing: they had real butter at least.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 30 March 2019 via mobile

This place is a small town restaurant that beats big city high end restaurants! We were immediately greeted and served our drinks. Our server was exceptionally friendly and prompt when taking ans serving our orders. She stayed on top of keeping our drinks filled also....The atmosphere is warm and inviting. The food was the best part! It was delicious!More

Date of visit: March 2019
Helpful?2  
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We were welcomed and led to a table promptly. Service was quick and efficient. We had a variety of dishes and all were well prepared. The rhubarb pie was especially good. The atmosphere was pleasant; employees were friendly with customers and one another.

Date of visit: October 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Very poor service. We had to ask "Lisa" twice to wipe off our table. After we ordered, our waitress, "Lisa" threw out food at us. She neglected to deliver our side order. It took 15 minutes (far too long) to receive our order. We were...never asked how our food was. We'll never eat here again.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped into the restaurant because of a recommendation from one of the local shop owners. Stood there 10 minutes without even an acknowledgement that we were there. Decided to go next door to the Charlotte Brewery and had a great meal.

Date of visit: October 2018
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Americas Best Value Inn Charlotte, MI
41 reviews
1.41 km away
Comfort Inn
65 reviews
3.01 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lansing-Dimondale
126 reviews
20.00 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites Lansing - Dimondale
108 reviews
20.42 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Sidestreets Delicatessen
50 reviews
.22 km away
Don Tequillas
77 reviews
.84 km away
Evelyn Bay Coffee
31 reviews
.12 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
The Country Mill
67 reviews
8.98 km away
Island Park
7 reviews
15.93 km away
Dimes Brewhouse
9 reviews
18.06 km away
MOO-ville Creamery
88 reviews
21.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Eaton Place staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Eaton Place

  • Yes, Eaton Place offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Eaton Place offers delivery services.

  • Eaton Place is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5