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Red Coat Tavern

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American, Hamburgers, Pub
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31542 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073-0933
(248) 549-0300
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Open now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 161
    Excellent
  • 107
    Very good
  • 37
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
I hear they have a good burger...

As everyone says you come here for the burger. And just like everyone else its usually what I get. Its a burger. A pretty good one. Its not the best I've had but its certainly not the worst. A bit pricy, sure, but I dont think its over the top. Ive also had their prime rib which was spectacular... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
NlCK_THE_GREEK
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Royal Oak, Michigan
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  • Families with children
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English first
Royal Oak, Michigan
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

As everyone says you come here for the burger. And just like everyone else its usually what I get. Its a burger. A pretty good one. Its not the best I've had but its certainly not the worst. A bit pricy, sure, but I dont think its over the top. Ive also had their prime rib which was spectacular. They... More 

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Rochester, MI
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

I have heard about Red Coat Tavern burgers for a long time and really anticipated a fabulous burger. What I got was a so-so burger for an outrageous price served by an uppity waitress (Cristina?) Not a place I will hurry back too. Wish it had lived up to its two:(

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Low light atmosphere, sorta loud. Now for the good: Shepard pie - B (that from a Brit!) Filet - B+ Burger - A- (1/2 pound!) Fish n chips - B- (go for another option) Cole slaw was excellent Mushroom appetizers solid Filet tips appetizer good We will go back!

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Love this place. It is the best. Will go when ever the chance arises. It has been in the sme location for years and is very easy to get to.

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Clearwater
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The four of us had heard how great this pub was suppose to be for its burgers. Like several other reviews we thought the burgers themselves were missing any seasoning and even with the toppings they were tasteless. Sure they are large and look impressive on the plate, but still the taste quality was lacking. The fried mushrooms app and... More 

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Michigan
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

If you want to pay $40.00 for lunch for just two people for burgers,fries, and two cokes, then have at it...but, to me, 40 bucks for just two burgers,two fries and two cokes is just overpriced in my eyes (and we did not even have a cocktail either(imagine what our bill would have been if we would have had a... More 

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Holland, Michigan USA
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173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Make your own burger... and a great burger patty to build from. You can also have several creations to choose from their menu. It's a soils burger place.

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We had the burgers, fries and onion rings. The servings are huge! The onion rings we delicious, but not quite hot when we got them....the hamburgers are huge, fresh, and juicy.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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105 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Redcoat is a local institution, serving great food and wine, and a world class selection of beers. Every meal we have tried is good, but the burgers are exceptional. Try the Piedmontese beef - great taste, still moist, but very low fat. Go early or go late, or expect to wait. 30-45 minute wait times are common, and peak days... More 

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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74 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Wish the burgers weren't so darn good then, I would be able to try some of the other items on the menu. If you want a good burger this is still the place to go.

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Additional Information about Red Coat Tavern

Address: 31542 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073-0933
Phone Number: (248) 549-0300
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 35
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 31542 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073-0933
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: (248) 549-0300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 35
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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