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Blue Star Cafe & Ice Cream Treats

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141 Washington St, Douglas, MI 49406
+1 269-857-1030
08:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Brighton, MI
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132 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Small but very good food, served piping hot. Excellent coffee. Quick, friendly service and several menu choices for breakfast. Provides the breakfast for the nearby Blue Star Hotel. Look for the big ice Cream cone on top of the building.

Thank TwoTravelers-OntheGo
Birmingham, Michigan
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Every time we're in Saugatuck/Douglas, we come here for breakfast. I don't know whether the ownership has changed but the place has been cleaned up, painted, restored - it's wonderful. The service is excellent, quick, friendly, and attentive. Nothing fancy about the food - no micro servings, tastings, kale, or deep-fried pomegranate seeds on squid. Good food prepared well and... More 

Thank AlisNWonderland
Lansing, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nice diner look and feel. Drawings and paintings of movie posters that were actually created in the 1920's. The omelet looked way too big but was so light and fluffy that it was no problem to finish. Small town.....small diner. It was the perfect place to visit while in the area.

Thank bioassist
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The food and service is wonderful. Tanya and Brandon have a great restaurant, family friendly and great food. I have been in many times and even ordered take out and enjoyed the food and friendly staff. My kids and parents love going to the restaurant for lunch, dinner and ice cream because of the convenient location, friendly staff and price... More 

Thank Natalie M
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I love eating here, the food is great, the staff is really nice. They make you feel at home. I really love their ice cream you get so many great choices.

Thank tacofreak
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We've gone there twice. Once just to get the soft serve ice cream (or maybe it's frozen yogurt) and once to get dinner and ice cream. The soft serve ice cream is great - very thick, good flavor, and they give you a lot for the price. For dinner we had gyros and veggie gyros from the lunch menu. They... More 

Thank Charles L
Toronto, Canada
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183 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This place has changed since my prior visits. Service is now appalling in the dining area. One waitress with one very large table and five other tables. Allegedly no other waitresses. Everyone was complaining about the delays. Food for the large table came out over a 15 minutes period. When one group left, she did not charge them for the... More 

Thank FromToronto2011
Bellaire, Texas
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441 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We frequently stopped by for ice cream in the evening while vacationing in Saugatuck last month. The prices are much more reasonable than downtown. Service is good although they get busy. We had dinner there one night and the food was OK ( fish and chips). No complaints but nothing to get excited about. I will go back for the... More 

Thank TomFromBellaire
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

this place is very quaint with tasty breakfast food. Service was just okay. Needed refills on coffee and water.

Thank kerrie p
Santa Cruz, California
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131 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Cones are still large and options many. Hand dipped local or soft serve. Small cafe with limited menu hit or miss.

Thank ChristineC813

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12
Greek, American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Washington St, Douglas, MI 49406
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +1 269-857-1030

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?