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Black Owl Cafe

414 Walbridge St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3626
+1 269-459-1334
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good32%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“beans” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (8 reviews)
“local coffee” (2 reviews)
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LOCATION
414 Walbridge St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3626
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was visiting a friend in Kalamazoo and we decided to go out for breakfast. We first went to the Crows Nest but it was packed - we were told it would take 30 minutes just to get a table for 2. We decided to...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I spent the winter in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Wherever I go, I like to check out cafes and coffee shops first. This was one of the first ones I stumbled upon. It has a very unique atmosphere. It looks as if the building might fall over,...More

Thank Mkgarteig
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great tasting coffee and well prepared. Coffee is made your way in an unique and original, historic building with historic ambiance. The four of us enjoyed a time to talk together before we left town to return back home.

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

A friend of mine has become a regular here and suggested we meet for breakfast. I was delighted with the quality of the food and service. Everything was spectacular.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Just tried Black Owl Café for the first time today. It is the service side of Kalamazoo Coffee Co. brewing, and it's DELICIOUS. It's a very small venue and the drinks are all individually prepared (Chemex, soft brew, V60 pour over, French press, etc.) by...More

Thank TRYLNERR
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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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