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Phoenix Street Cafe

523 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1408
+1 269-637-3600
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (18 reviews)
“quinoa” (10 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
523 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1408
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the better places in town to eat with fresh salads and some healthier choices including a few vegetarian items. I eat here about once a month. There are inconsistencies. Maybe there are different cooks. Today I had a vegetarian sandwich (good)...More

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We will be back!! Highly recommend! Great service! Awesome food! Absolutely will recommend to family and friends!

Thank Tarah H
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I think we might be breakfast snobs! We love breakfast so always go out when we are traveling (even if hotel offers free breakfast) so we are always hoping for an amazing experience. It was good, just not amazing. Our waitress was great. I had...More

Thank Marsha H
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This place is very nice, super fast service, staff super nice and food is great. Lots of Gluten Free options which is great for me as that is always a challenge for eating out. Ate here both mornings for breakfast that we were in town....More

Thank glutengirl25
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Stick with the breakfast menu and you get fresh ingredients. Ordered a crab cake sandwich and got a mushy Patty. When I think of crab cake, I think of big juicy chunks of meat, minimal breading/filling. You get NO lumps if crab here. It's a...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I heard great things about this place from so many people. So I decided to check it out myself. I’ve been there a total of 2 times. During the summer, it’s super crowded, which I mean wouldn’t be a big deal if there was a...More

1  Thank The_Beautiful_Dancer
Jay M, Owner at Phoenix Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Sincere apologies for your experience. It sounds like the right hand didn't know what the left hand was doing. As an owner this is not how we want to operate. Be assured that your feedback will be conveyed to our staff and I appreciate your...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

A place to meet friends for a good breakfast. Friendly, attentive service is consistent. There is a good range of options for different palates. Also offers gluten free options for those watching GF needs.

Thank Marge L
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I truly enjoyed my sandwich, it had a lot of fresh vegetables. And the fries were crisp and flavorful. And the coffee kept coming as long as I was there. They also offer breakfast. Park nearby and walk the half mile to the lighthouse beforehand...More

Thank Elvira M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We brought a party of 8 with no wait. The potatoes they serve are wonderful. Also a very friendly staff.

1  Thank shortgetawaytraveler
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Cute place with good breakfast. I liked their potatoes which are little reds baked, deep fried, smashed and fried. Variety of toast available with your breakfast and they kept the coffee flowing.

Thank 300hollyh
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Susan J
4 May 2017|
Response from Hikergal66 | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them directly-thanks.
29 April 2016|
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Response from JSprecher | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all the above. If I had a group of 8-10, I'd call ahead, but not needed for a smaller group. Good food!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1408
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 269-637-3600
  • E-mail
Classic and Ecclectic Breakfast/Lunch with the following friendly options: Kids, Vegetarians, Vegans, and Gluten Sensitives.
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