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Downtown Cafe

606 N Main St, Rochester, MI 48307-1454
+1 248-652-6680
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (19 reviews)
“pancakes” (22 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
606 N Main St, Rochester, MI 48307-1454
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

It is worth the wait! This is a quaint place to enjoy a meal before 3pm. Everything was freshly made and the staff was very attentive. The food was delicious. Suitable for families.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very small quaint restaurant. Great food for breakfast or lunch. The prices are great and very enjoyable

Thank cjmdett
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Obviously a small place, and if you have to wait for a table it is worth it. We were seated right away. I had the Chorizo hash, which was excellent and my wife had the eggs florentine which was also excellent. Service was quick, the...More

Thank roughneck942003
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I've had breakfast here a couple of times and have been pleased both times. This last visit I had the Michigan pancakes. The dried cherries were in the batter and were really nice that way. The coffee is good and the service too. It is...More

Thank jantalking
Reviewed 13 December 2016

In an old Studebaker showroom, the Downtown Cafe is worth a visit. Breakfast/brunch/lunch are the target meals; the menu has a tasteful and healthy selection. Can't wait to return!

Thank AnnDG_12
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Don't tell anyone, but we walked from our stay at the Royal Park Hotel to have breakfast here! And the next day we came for lunch! There isn't a lot of seating, but I can tell you it's worth waiting to get a seat. Our...More

Thank CaspianCC
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Where everybody knows your name! Like having breakfast in a friend's kitchen because that is how the staff and owner treat you. Everything on the menu is delicious for lunch or breakfast. Nothing is spared on the serving size. Expect a wait on Sundays, but...More

Thank tsdulapa
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Very good! Friendly staff! I was having surgery so I could only have broth so they separated all the chicken and vegetables for me!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A small restaurant, but the breakfast is amazing. I normally have an omelet that has dill, Havarti cheese, tomatoes in it that is my staple. It's not always advertised on the daily specials, but ask for it. Most of the time they can make it....More

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Take out here is a family tradition for us on Mother's Day and Father's Day. The creme brulee french toast weighs about 5 pounds on the plate and you WILL eat every last bite. Totally worth it! This is a tiny place so expect a...More

Thank KolschLover
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 N Main St, Rochester, MI 48307-1454
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 248-652-6680
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