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336 West Clay, Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 777.6620
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good espresso and sweets

Nice place to stop in for coffee and/or dessert--their selection is great. Also have found great baguettes here on occasion. Prices are very reasonable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2014
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Michigan
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Nice place to stop in for coffee and/or dessert--their selection is great. Also have found great baguettes here on occasion. Prices are very reasonable.

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Oakland Township, MI
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56 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

As part of the Culinary Institute, first be prepared to be amazed at how yummy the desserts are. Simply delicious! Great smoothies, polite service from the students & their teachers, so just be prepared to be amazed. Jelly-roll with a light filling is perfect as an afternoon treat with a fresh cup of coffee. The prices are excellent, especially for... More 

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Norton Shores, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The Sweet Spot is located within Baker College's Culinary Institute (CIM) in downtown Muskegon. As such, students make all of the treats and beverages. The Sweet Spot has amazing smoothies and I always stop here when in downtown Muskegon! You get a great value for what you pay given that they are charging similar to what they pay for materials... More 

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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26 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This was a nice place for us to have a coffee and take a break on our Friday afternoon in downtown Muskegon. The barrista was very friendly and even made a fresh pot of coffee when we commented that our coffee wasn't very hot. The only criticism is that they didn't have much selection of pastries, probably due to the... More 

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Norton Shores, Michigan
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73 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This place has got to have the best desserts anywhere. And at only $2.50 for the 'specialty desserts' the price is right also. The service was only average. Surprisingly, there were very few people for 10:00 on a Saturday morning. But the coffee (actually, latte) was very good and the dessert was excellent. The cannoli is a must.

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grand rapids, mi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

are at their best here in the Sweet Spot....all the desserts are delicious and so very pretty. Stop in and have a treat and some coffee, mmmmm, you won't be disappointed.

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Algonac, Michigan
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

We were visiting my granddaughter, who is a student at CIM. We had visited before and enjoyed pastries from the Sweet Spot so this time we included a trip to Courses Restaurant which is in the same building and is also part of the school. The food was fantastic and the service great. Everything is done by students, there is... More 

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Romeo, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

We took a trip to Muskegon area to pick up my neice from Blue Lake Camp and decided to stay the night at the Holiday Inn. Accross the street wasa a very nice looking brick building that caught our eye, it was the Culinary Institute of Michigan. They had a Coffee House called the Sweet Spot in the building, so... More 

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  • Address: 336 West Clay, Muskegon, MI 49441
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon
  • Phone Number: (231) 777.6620

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