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Luisa's Cafe and Swedish Bakery

13689 Red Arrow Hwy, Harbert, MI 49115-5126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (13 reviews)
“waffles” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Swedish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
13689 Red Arrow Hwy, Harbert, MI 49115-5126
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

While spending the weekend in the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area, we stumbled upon Luisa's for breakfast. The breakfast was delicious. I ordered the ham & cheese crepe that was served with a sunny side up egg on top. All the toast is homemade, so I...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I usually thoroughly look through posted reviews, but when I saw that Luisa was from Elgin, IL (we're from South Elgin), I thought that it would be nice to give our business to a home town girl. That was my first mistake. As my husband...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It's absolutely slammed on weekends, but it's worth the wait: best crab cakes yet, and excellent carrot cake waffles! The bakery line was more reasonable than the wait time for our second visit, so we grabbed some savory goods and turned it into a picnic...More

1  Thank ellewlw
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We've started coming to Luisa's couple of years ago, and this continues to be our favorite breakfast place. They are busy so be prepared to wait 30 min to an hour for a table but it's so worth it! Also, the Dutch apple pancake is...More

Thank BeeLittle
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I can say that this is the best food around here.pancakes to die for.you can by fesh pastries as well here.fast and friendly service.i would recomend to stop by and check out.

Thank Gintas R
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Such an eclectic menu and all so yummy. Don't miss the breads. A great little place for breakfast.worth waiting for a table or take a goodie to go.

Thank 362tamarae
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Such a hidden treasure! Love this place. Everything is freshly prepared and absolutely delicious. The long wait was definitely worth it!

Thank Julianna1942
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast on a Sunday. Restaurant is fairly small and well known in the area, so always busy. Breakfast is worth the wait....a lot of options you don't typically see in the area, including carrot waffles (delicious!), some egg options, and delicious pancakes. The...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We've been coming up to this area for years, but never really go out for breakfast, so this was our first foray into the Swedish Bakery/Luisa Cafe. First the bakery has a wide array of coffee cakes, cookies, breads, donuts and more, a 5/5 spread....More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This establishment has been there for years and it keeps getting better. This is not high end, just good old fashion baked goods with an excellent attached breakfast and lunch restaurant. We had lunch, the spicy clam chowder was super, we had a cup and...More

Thank Daniel M
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13689 Red Arrow Hwy, Harbert, MI 49115-5126
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Berrien County  >  Harbert
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