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Baldwin Cafe

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3010 S Baldwin Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48359-1023
+1 248-391-1445
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Today
05:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 05:00 - 20:00
Sat 06:00 - 18:00
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Lake Orion, United States
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat no matter what time of day! We were there for lunch after Christmas shopping. This was there busy time but worth it. I had the 2 coney special and my had a turkey club. Very filling. Very good local eatery. Good food, prices, and service. Try the pie!

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Thank Nick K
Lake Orion, Michigan
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Definitely not a high-roller place. This is a tiny little cafe tucked into the corner of a tiny plaza. They open early and close early. Don't go there at the tail end of the day if you are looking for utter cleanliness. They do serve the basics such as coneys, pitas and burgers. And of course breakfast food.

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Thank Dino F
Lake Orion, Michigan
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200 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We have eaten there several times now, and are impressed w/the menu selection. Breakfast all day, mostly American, some other selections as well.

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Thank twyleah
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

I've been coming here since I was a little kid and am a repeat customer at 32 years of age. I have never had a bad meal or service. Everyone knows everyone in this cafe and if your not from around town or new to town the staff and patrons will take the time to get to know you!

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Thank Bradley Z
Lake Orion ,Michigan
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94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

Went here for coneys.They were fresh and wonderful.The breakfast menue is good and the specials are great values.This could be our special breakfast spot we have been looking for.Its not very big so get there early if you want a seat.

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Thank LJY-BAY
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80 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a new place to have a brunch and this location came up with good reviews. I'm sorry to say this place is very average. Good basic, facilities old and borderline on my expectations on cleanliness and service folks who were good. There are so many better places to go in this area I would pass and... More 

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Thank Robert H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

Good food, good coffee, good people, good prices. Friendly atmosphere in a location where you wouldn't expect to find so many loyal customers.

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Thank John F
Riverview, MI
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224 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013

3 of us stopped for breakfast during a weekday at 8:30 am. We got the last available booth. The counter seating was almost full as well. By 9 o'clock, there was plenty of seating. The food was good, the service great, and the prices were reasonable. Coffee was only $1.15 and was good. A previous review stated the restaurant closes... More 

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Thank michigan193
Oxford, Michigan, United States
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2013

This is a tiny, hash-slinging, breakfast-type restaurant that delivers great food and friendly service. It is consistently good and there are no complaints whatsoever other than having to wait for a table sometimes because it gets crowded (it's tiny and everyone wants to eat there!)

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Thank Janie K
Lake Orion, Michigan
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2012

You don't go here for the "great food," but it's good enough for a breakfast or a greasy burger and fries. They place is tiny and their hours are limited, as they close at around 6 p.m. every day, but it is typically full of patrons. I never had their salads, but they did look good being delivered to tables.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6
Cuisine
Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
05:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
05:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 20:00
Thursday
05:00 - 20:00
Friday
05:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3010 S Baldwin Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48359-1023
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Lake Orion
  • Phone Number: +1 248-391-1445
Description
Come to "The Baldwin Cafe" and experience great food at a low price in a family friendly atmosphere.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?