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Abe's Coney Island

American, Diner
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402 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-5327
+1 734-485-2008
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Abes is a great place to eat if you need a quick bite. Nothing fancy, but you will get your food fast, and you get a lot. My favorite is the greek omelette with home fries, but i've never been disappointed with any meal purchase. The prices are very reasonable too.

Thank Linda U
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123 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The coney's at this place were fine. I had better especially in Detroit. I would rate it average. The staff OK.

Thank Retired L
Windsor, Canada
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1,671 reviews
810 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 550 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

I always love a good coney island dog, but the ones here are just about average and the service also. I wouldn't say it's a great place, but not terrible either. I think you can get a decent snack here, but it doesn't look very nice inside so maybe take it to go. It's fifty-fifty I would say...

Thank James A
1 review
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Ordered Chilli Cheese Fries.NEVER AGAIN. I ain't messing with Abes. Everybody saying they cheap he charged me two bucks for cheddar cheese over American cheese..I wasn't gone do it but I felt like boy thought I just didn't have a extra $2 so I spent $7 for some Chilli cheese fries. My man's with the long hair that work the... More 

Thank bknoxx32
Ypsilanti, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2013

I went there the other day and ordered chili cheese fries, when i got home i realized the fries were super greesy, so i called up there and this wanabee ghetto white girl says theres nothing they could do about it and that they are supposed to be like that. They were horrible, and the mexican guy Sergio, does not... More 

1 Thank sam5188
ypsilanti michigan
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2012

I grew up eating here and I seen it , go from good food and friendly service to with medicre at best service.... We use ot have a tradition of eating here on Xmas Eve ! Now e go some place else the food here is plentiful for the most part kind of gross I once found a Spider in... More 

Thank gardenspook
1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2011

The food is excellent and cheap, a great place for breakfast.

Thank Pleonasm
Natal, Brazil
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2009

during my MBA at Eastern Michigan (COB right across the street!) I ate at Abe's quite often (not to say every day!!!). And that's one of the things I miss the most about my time at Ypsilanti. Gyros and Cheese-steak hoagie were my favorites and today the most missed! RECOMMEND! BTW, even Bill Clinton has eaten there. Though he is... More 

Thank elsonfreire
1 review
Reviewed 9 August 2009

that's all. I go every saturday, I dont have to order, they know what I want. And its amazing. shutup.

Thank matt_xo
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2008

As others have said, the quality of Abe's has continued to decline over the years. If you're tanked at 2am you may enjoy it (hence the 10 at 2 comment) but otherwise, avoid this establishment.

1 Thank Original_RacerX

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Restaurant Details

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American, Diner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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  • Address: 402 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-5327
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ypsilanti
  • Phone Number: +1 734-485-2008

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?