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Morning Star Cafe

711 Washington Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1458
+1 616-844-1131
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (23 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
711 Washington Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1458
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent breakfast! I had the Orange Popyseed Streusel Pancake with sweet cream cheese topping. There were 3 pancakes. I ate one with an egg. My sister had the Huevos Rancheros and fully enjoyed her meal. My mom enjoyed an egg special with a honey mustard...More

Thank degnej
Reviewed 1 week ago

Morning Star Cafe has everything going for it! The atmosphere is interesting and enjoyable. The food was excellent! We had their special; lemon, ricotta pancakes and an egg crepe with avocado cream! Oh my! The wait staff was great too! friendly and just the right...More

Thank Jms3_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

vegan and more, really great breakfast choices from the everyday to crazy good things. Good size helpings.

Thank rick c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate there on Saturday and it was so good we came back again on Sunday. A couple of suggestions, get there early so you don't have to wait outside on the sidewalk and start with the cinnamon roll. You can't go wrong with anything...More

Thank Ohioborn57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy Mother's Day but incredible as always. They have free coffee out front and sidewalk chalk out front to help with the often hour long wait. But that wait is always, always worth it. Whether you're inclined towards their plentiful SW style offerings or their...More

Thank flyfishingattorney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ambiance of this restaurant is warm, friendly and family oriented. There are paintings on the walls and unique items mixed-in with the art. Then the wait staff visits the table with flavored and steamy hot coffee. You'll be offered a cinnamon roll - TAKE...More

Thank rkaybee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Morning Star Café is frequently crowded, especially during tourist season; and when it is, you can barely hear the person sitting across the table from you. The servers are very friendly and helpful; but if you're in a hurry, don't eat here. Otherwise, it's worth...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such great food! Visited with parents and every dish looked drool-worthy! Such a different vibe than most breakfast places! And their amaretto coffee is to die for!

Thank used2bkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite place to go. I love all the healthy choices ! Wish they'd open for dinner too . Veggie breakfast quesadilla is my fav . Busy at times !

Thank Sonya B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good but overpriced. The service is terrible. After our last experience we will never go back.

Thank CherieWiersmaClark
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thomas s
are you downtown
23 June 2016|
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Response from Marty D | Reviewed this property |
On Washington at but closer to US 31 in the first blocks near Jackson
We're coming in from out of state for Thanksgiving. Do you have a Thanksgiving Day buffet?
30 October 2015|
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Response from LakeMI1 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no Thanksgiving Day Buffet. Great Breakfast and Lunch though. Go there Friday morning post Thanksgiving, you wont regret it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Washington Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1458
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Grand Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 616-844-1131
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