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The Golden Brown Bakery Cafe

421 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1309
269-637-3418
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Ranked #11 of 60 Restaurants in South Haven
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 5:30 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
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  • English first
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English first
Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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22 reviews 22 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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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

For starters, I believe the food is pre-made in back and is not made to order. My son and I ordered french toast, bacon and scrambled eggs. The food was out to us within a few minutes of ordering. The french toast did not have a great taste to it. More bland then anything. I asked for my bacon extra... More 

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Additional Information about The Golden Brown Bakery Cafe

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

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