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Loon River Cafe

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American, Bar, Pub
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34911 Van Dyke Ave, Sterling Heights, MI 48312-4662 (15 mile)
+1 586-979-1420
08:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri 06:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Troy, Michigan, United States
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in and restaurant was basicly empty, one other person at bar, waited 30 minutes and still no waitstaff checked on us. Ended up leaving due to lack of service.

Thank Rose D
Washburn, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pancakes were no flavor. They need more flavor and more spice to there food. This was breakfast.

Thank missyfitschen
Findlay, Ohio
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is certainly not a fancy restaurant, but good prices. The menu is not elaborate but they offer simple food with a very friendly wait staff.

Thank Trvlwzrd84
Shelby Township, Michigan
Level Contributor
29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Nice restaurant that had great ribs. Would go back there for the ribs. Lot of parking. Prices were average.

Thank garyr86
Level Contributor
103 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

It suffers greatly from being connected to the Wyndam Gardens which is a terrible, run down motel. It spreads to the Loon. People are very nice but the atmosphere is bad and the food only OK.

Thank CobblerRi
Whitmore Lake, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Monica, provided us with great service. The Prime Rib special was very tasty. Would highly recommend.

Thank stevenaldridge91
Detroit Michigan
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We ate here while staying at the hotel. Im always leary of hotel restaurants being boring and bland. This was not that at all. Great food, good fast service with a smile. You can tell the Chef as put together a menu with is style and flair. Lots of little touches and sauces that bring out the flavors of many... More 

Thank Gregory S
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We went to the loons cafe and had a few appetizers and a couple of beverages we had a waitress very nice young lady and great service from her as well her name was Alexis and she deserves to know she made our night thank you Alexis!

Thank jillytoon
Nichelino, Italy
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I Really don't understand the positive reviews, the food is terrible and price as a "normal" restaurant. I went for a gift card but for sure it is the first and the last time. hope you can improve...

Thank fabioroscilli
Warren, Michigan
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228 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Woodsy eatery inside the wyndham garden hotel specializing in regional fare including fish & wild game--uses a groupon coupon also--

Thank al-diana

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34911 Van Dyke Ave, Sterling Heights, MI 48312-4662
    (15 mile)
  • Public Transportation: M-Dot stop right in front of our hotel facility.
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Sterling Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 586-979-1420

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Sterling Heights, Michigan USA
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Sterling Heights, Michigan

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?