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Hudson Cafe

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Hudson Cafe
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1241 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI
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1241 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI
313-237-1000
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Huge Pancakes!
4 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2014
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Pjpnt
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Pennsylvania

I am a pancake nut! I almost never order pancakes out because I love my own. These are huge are delicious, definitively enough to share. We were in town for the weekend and ate here... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 71
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I am a pancake nut! I almost never order pancakes out because I love my own. These are huge are delicious, definitively enough to share. We were in town for the weekend and ate here twice. The omelettes were just as large and delicious.

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Troy, Michigan
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Service is good but our food was under cooked. And flavor was not the greatest. Atmosphere is nice, but it took a long to be seated. Maybe next time we will try something different from the Manu.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The breakfast quality and portioning is excellent. The omelets are huge and the Red Velvet pancakes are the jam. The salads and sandwiches are excellent as well. Service is okay.

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Had the French Toast w/fruit topping. I also added a side of eggs. The French toast came to the table just like the pic. The fruit was FRESH and chilled not cold. The toast was very warm not hot. The eggs were fluffy and light. Can't miss with this Downtown Detroit breakfast stop! Upon leaving, there was a line 10... More

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PEACHTREE CITY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

First timer to Hudson Cafe. Little hard to find; lots of street construction going on. Extensive menu. Moderate prices. Loved the shredded corned beef hash and eggs. Good coffee. Very attentive service. Nice varied crowd dining when I was there. Will be back.

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Ohio
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Wonderful graham cracker french toast, but it was, as warned by the server, very sweet. No syrup was needed. Coffee was great and plentiful. Service was excellent. Not much more you could ask for! Definitely worth a visit.

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Dresden, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Today I ran my first half marathon in Detroit. After we went to Hudson Cafe. Our server Dave was very knowledgable about everything on the menu and had a great sense of humour. I had the very berry French toast with fresh squeezed orange juice. It was delicious. My daughter had the same think but had gluten free very berry... More

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Mount Pleasant, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Fun menu. We were there for breakfast. Wait staff was nice. Their potatoes were not good, but everything else was ok.

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San Francisco, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This is a very busy place. They give you big portions and they're very creative with their food combinations but it he food was mediocre.

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Taylor, Michigan, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I try to come here a couple times a year. I use this as my very special place for very special occasions. But when my husband and I went last weekend, it was just because. Our meal was fabulous! I had Vegetarian Omelet made with egg whites, turkey sausage patties, mixed fruit cup and raisin cinnamon toast. My husband had... More

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Additional Information about Hudson Cafe

Address: 1241 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI
Phone Number: 313-237-1000
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
Cuisine: Contemporary

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