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Monroe's Cafe-Grill

302 Culver, Saugatuck, MI 49453
269-857-1242
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Ranked #21 of 51 Restaurants in Saugatuck
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Englewood, Florida
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Small café serving very good food with nice size portions for a decent price. Restaurant was clean and the gals on the wait staff were attentive and helpful. I would eat here again.

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Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Great spot for breakfast or lunch, good spot for dinner. Breakfast served all day. Had salmon omelet which was great. Have also stop in for lunch and dinner when other favorite place have had long lines. Pictures of marilyn monroe adore the walls alone with other stars of that era.

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midwest
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Decent barbecue. Green beans were fresh. Nice servers. Hate the decor. Go with people you like to look at.

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Top Contributor
162 reviews 162 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Very vegetarian kid friendly spot, small, not too crowded even on a busy day. Waitress joked around with the kids w some ketchup bottle gags. Sandwich & chips kinda place. Great spot to take a breather from shopping.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
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80 reviews 80 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We chose to sit outside on the sidewalk (it was a beautiful morning), but would have been just as happy indoors surrounded by their campy memorabilia. Service was good, and food was excellent. French toast was amazing, and my husband loved his omelet with spicy Italian sausage.

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Cincinnati, OH
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The atmosphere is super cute and reminiscent of a 1950s mod setting with lots of Marilyn Monroe (hence the name) memorabilia. Service was good and staff was friendly, but it was overpriced and the food was "just ok." The seven people in my party all ordered something different and we weren't impressed with anything... Could've gone to Panera for cheaper... More

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Portage, Indiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We love stopping here for lunch when we are in town. The Boursin sandwich is the best. We always get great service and good food.

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United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We stopped by for a late breakfast. The server was very attentive. My wife and I both enjoyed our breakfast entrees. Interesting nostalgic decor with a Marilyn Monroe theme but not overdone. The Ed Norton cutout is excellent. We will return for another visit the next time we are visiting Saugatuck.

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Terres Basses, St Maarten-St Martin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Areal variety for meat and vegetarian dishes. Brought water out for the dogs and even had a separate menu for doggie meals!

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Northfield, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

was okay but expensive. I had bacon, eggs and homefries. No toast. One cup of coffee-ran about 12.00. At home in Ohio, that is about 7.00 so it was a bit on the price side for breakfast.

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