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Everyday People Cafe

11 Center St, P.O. Box 476, Douglas, MI 49406-5110
269-857-4240
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Ranked #1 of 17 Restaurants in Douglas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Frankfurt, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Fresh, local food, always changing menu, decent beer selection. Make a reservation in the summer, it is always busy

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Fenton, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Went with a group of 9, found out that although they don't take reservations, if you have a group of 6 you can call ahead for seating. All of the food was very fresh and well prepared. Frequented by all the locals.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Enjoyed a double-date here after Christmas - great atmosphere and service. Very classy, sophisticated feel and not terribly expensive. Was the perfect destination for what we wanted : drinks, an appetizer, and salads. Of course everything else on their menu was tempting too! The champagne margarita and kale & beat salad were the biggest hits at our table. Always a... More 

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Glenn, Michigan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I loved the Bloody Mary Bar and the Tapas Plate but did not appreciate the staff who seemed to cater to people they knew. The bartender spent much time enjoying the company of the people she was comfortable with - never told us the specials and took a long time cashing us out because she was visiting. If you want... More 

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Indiana
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

My husband and I had dinner here on a Wednesday night. Our Innkeeper called in a reservation, butt wasn't necessary as there were plenty of open tables. It was mid-week in December, so understandably so. Since we were celebrating our 40th anniversary, we ordered a bottle of wine which was specially discounted. It was very good. He ordered salmon which... More 

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We've been going this place for years and learned about it from word-of-mouth. Pleasant atmosphere with unique foods that reminds me of New York. Love the grillled mahi mahi! The best time to go is the evening ... but it is also the busiest. Lunch is OK, but nothing compared to the evening menu.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Matt Balmer and his team offer the best of West Michigan- an impressive wine list to compliment the delicious menu options, plus a friendly well versed staff at the bar and in the restaurant. The tuna is my go-to favorite, however there is nothing on the menu I haven't tried and loved. The s'more is a must for dessert and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Went to Everyday People for our fourth or fifth time. Over all they have been good meals but I have never understood the hype or the lines to get in. Something has to be pretty awesome to wait in line. This last meal was one of the worst meals I have ever been served in my life let alone at... More 

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DuPage County, IL
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85 reviews 85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I am just assuming that the food is very good. They don't take reservations, and if you don't get there before they open and get in line, you could be in for quite a wait. (We arrived at 7PM on a Saturday night at the end of the season, and they told us it would be at least an hour... More 

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Erie, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Delicious, authentic, ecclectic, different, and absolutely plays with your tastebuds. I say go somewhere unlike anywhere close to home and in this cae it is SOOOOO worth it!! I love to go everytime I go up to Saugatuck and it is worth every penny. Try everything new!

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Additional Information about Everyday People Cafe

Address: 11 Center St, P.O. Box 476, Douglas, MI 49406-5110
Phone Number: 269-857-4240
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Douglas
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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