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Cafe Muse

418 S Washington Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-3824
+1 248-544-4749
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“grilled cheese” (19 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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418 S Washington Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-3824
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On the way to the Detroit Zoo and Downtown Detroit we ate here on 6/21 on the patio. The breakfast was perfect with sourdough toast and thick bacon. Central American coffee and garlic rosemary breakfast potatoes. And the service on water and coffee and in...More

Thank mpharveyco
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

First time to Cafe Muse. We were seated by the door on a cold late morning in March. Ahh, a breeze was gusting in when the front door was opened and the cold wind was not pleasant where we were seated. Strange thing is there...More

Thank l c
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I have been here twice. One for a wonderful breakfast and great coffee! Then I went there for a luncheon celebrating a birthday. The various types of their famous grilled cheese sandwiches are amazing!

Thank ANN H
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I went here of breakfast one early morning and it was better than average. The location convenient with on street parking and the building is quaint and comfortable. I was one of the first people in the door so they didn't appear to be firing...More

Thank Todd D
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Three friends had a great time: service was very good (Ashley) & food was excellent! Why can’t more restaurants put this much CARE and LOVE into what they do? I wish everyplace deserved a 4-5 star review... Dining room was a little chilly but not...More

Thank Kona-ray
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Went here last summer and it was wonderful. Perhaps our waiter was just having an off night. Service was dreadfully slow and felt like we were bothering him. Had to go find him to get the bill. The food was also not all that I...More

Thank samfingers
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We go here often for lunch but just tried it for breakfast for the first time. The food was excellent as was the service. I will be going back as soon as possible

Thank bugsy554
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

One of our favorite places for breakfast, lunch or dinner. We eat here a few times a month. The lemon ricotta pancakes with blueberry syrup, and the grilled cheese with tomato, basil & honey are worth ordering at least once. Consistently quality food and menu...More

Thank Naseem R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I can't attest to what they offer for anything other than brunch, but if you are in the mood for a fabulous brunch, you gotta get here. Yeow. It's not a place for you to stop if you want scrambled eggs, or toast and bacon,...More

Thank marsguy
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I love this place,the atmosphere is so nice and the food is excellent ,so I give it thumbs up !!!!!!!!

Thank V9227CVmichellec
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Questions & Answers
Valerie W
14 September 2017|
Response from anntz | Reviewed this property |
No, we didn't
9 June 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
When I was part of a group of 15 or so, we let them know a couple of days in advance, and they accommodated us. I don't know if it was an actual reservation or not, since I didn't arrange it.
Paula H
24 June 2016|
Response from Trish G | Reviewed this property |
I just reviewed the restaurant I don't work there. You'll need to call Cafe Muse.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 S Washington Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-3824
    (Fourth Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 248-544-4749
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