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Black Owl Cafe

414 Walbridge St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3626
+1 269-459-1334
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  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great coffee” (7 reviews)
“local coffee” (2 reviews)
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414 Walbridge St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3626
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

and on top of that a double shot expresso is less than $2!!!! great selection of carefully crafted, maybe even artisan-made, coffees or teas if you prefer and marvelous pizzas Wed thru Sat. A bit hard to find and non-descript exterior but worth the search!...More

Thank Artisteyes
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Kalamazoo just keeps getting hipper! This funky little coffee shop was a surprising find on our recent visit. Great coffee, great service, artsy dive vibe. I'd hang out at Black Owl a lot if I lived here. They roast their own beans here and sell...More

Thank NOmadfolk2
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Amazing coffee, amazing food, and a wonderful place to visit. The coffee here, their specialty, is incredible. Although it may take a bit to get your coffee, it's well worth the wait once you take a sip. This is due to the method they use,...More

Thank aylaaktan
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and it was very good! The atmosphere is different....it's like being in Harry Potter World. The meal was reasonably priced as well, and the people working were nice too.

Thank madmh321
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Was looking for a local coffee joint while driving through and this place popped up on my GPS. At first when I got there, I wasn't sure if I was at the right place. (I took a picture of the place from the outside) It...More

1  Thank NiuhTravelers
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Black Owl staff is very knowledgeable about all things coffee. The food is wonderful and the atmosphere is relaxed and eclectic. I love stopping in before work for a cup to go or heading in on the weekends with my family for food and...More

Thank Yellowsub1969
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This coffee place is super hip. So hip that I didn't really fit in, frankly, but the service was friendly and the decor is quirky and fun. The coffee is outstanding.

Thank 60618traveler
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The Black Owl is definitely not in the center of town, but it is worth stopping. It is a small café with specialty food options and positively the best coffee, prepared to the highest quality standards, anywhere. Although it primarily caters to a younger crown,...More

Thank ChrisH018
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Some of the best espresso we've ever had. I thought my mocha was not the best, but not bad. My wife's espresso was very good however, some of the best. There is parking, and a small seating area when you walk in, and the staff...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Sweet spot for a great cup of caffeine of any sort. The food is yummy and the shop itself is pretty awesome. Definitely a must go if you've never been.

Thank MegZimmer
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Walbridge St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3626
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-459-1334
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