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The Golden Brown Bakery Cafe

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421 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1309
269-637-3418
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6:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 5:30 pm

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  • 38
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  • 21
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 4
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Cakes

Located on the main street this cafe has some amazing cakes and cookies. We booked a birthday cake here and everybody loved it. Gets busy but definately recommended to stop by.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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mumbai
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mumbai
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Located on the main street this cafe has some amazing cakes and cookies. We booked a birthday cake here and everybody loved it. Gets busy but definately recommended to stop by.

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Michigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I stop almost every trip to South Haven for the cookies. Some of the other desserts are good too but I don't remember specifics.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My family eats here for breakfast every year on our vacation, but their blueberry muffins are to die for!!

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Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Took advantage of their by 1 dozen cookies get another dozen for $.01. Definitely recommend you stop by.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Staff are friendly, food is good and bakery is exceptional. Liked the specials and the cookie deal: buy one dozen cookies and get a second dozen for a penny.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I have no idea what the other baked goods are like but the donuts are out of this world. My family became addicted to the donuts and had them for 6 days in a row.The staff is friendly and seems to enjoy their job.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This was a easy in easy out establishment, the food was good and staff was very nice. The environment was clean. We will go back.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

You can order eggs, hash browns, breakfast sandwiches, and pancakes here -- it is a place to eat and I think the bakery is a bigger draw. I went to this place with my wife while visiting South Haven and we ordered breakfast cafeteria style. They had a decent selection -- simlar to what a hospital may offer in their... More 

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Michigan City, Indiana
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

They offer a wide selection of treats, all of which are delicious! You can get a cup of coffee and sit outside in front and enjoy watching the passers-by.

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Stanbridge East, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I didn't try any of the pastries but the waiting in line to order a coffee while the person at the coffee machine is doing nothing was quite tedious. Finally, we got terrible coffee...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 421 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1309
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven
  • Phone Number: 269-637-3418

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakeries
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 5:30 pm

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