Location: Marshall, Mich., a historic town in Calhoun County, 107 miles west of downtown Detroit and 177 miles east of downtown Chicago
Year opened: 1909
Chairman/CEO: Hans Schuler
President/Managing Partner: Sue Damron, sdamron@SchulersRestaurant.com
General Manager: Joe Caron, jcaron@SchulersRestaurant.com
Address: 115 S. Eagle Street, Marshall, MI 49068
Internet: Schuler’s Restaurant & Pub offers complimentary Wi-Fi service throughout the facility
Seating capacity: 505
Concept: Updated traditional American classics, impeccable service, and gracious hospitality
Décor: Historic photos of 19th Century Marshall around rooms decorated in beamed, timber and plaster; bits of wisdom from pundits ranging from Shakespeare to Mark Twain are lettered in Old English script around the beams.
Employees: 150 full and part-time (second largest locally owned employer in Marshall)
Centennial Room: 190
Heritage Room: 125
Signature Room: 45
The Grille at Winston’s Pub: 70
Winston’s Pub: 75
The Signature Room has an intimate atmosphere for small gatherings. Floor to ceiling windows overlook an outdoor patio that is accessible during the fair weather. Historic photographs and a corner fireplace add to the room’s charm.
Three Heritage Rooms can be used individually or can be made into one large room to accommodate up to 130 at round tables.
The Centennial Room, with historic charm and warmth, is the largest room and can accommodate 190 people for table seating.
Catering: Full-service off-site catering available.
Renovations: In the past few years, the Schulers have continued to reinvest in the restaurant including expansion of Winston’s Pub, introduction of The Grille at Winston’s Pub, new carpet throughout, exterior painting, added new laundry equipment, updated sound system, a new heating and air conditioning control system, updating the guest restrooms and lobby, and replaced the roof. Most recently renovated is the Signature Room patio. Providing additional seating, the patio boasts handsome paving bricks, trellises, and plantings that provide the perfect place for your private party or reception.
Signature dishes: Slow-roasted Prime Rib of Beef, Schuler’s Famous Meatballs, fresh Great Lakes Whitefish, Swiss Onion Soup, Glady’s Pub Burger, Coconut Snowball, Peppermint Ribbon Pie, Baked Alaska served complimentary for birthdays.
Signature drinks: Centennial Cosmopolitan; Winston Warmer; Mudslide; Schuler’s Ale; Bloody Mary
Signature Bakery Goods: Made from scratch–Wheat Crackers, Cranberry Walnut Bread, Sourdough Bread, Cinnamon Raisin Bread, Sourdough/Pumpernickel Rolls, Sticky Buns, and house-baked cookies.