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Sweet Lorraine's Cafe & Bar

29101 Greenfield Rd, Southfield, MI 48076-5884
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Ranked #9 of 175 Restaurants in Southfield
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Café
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Edwards and 12 Mile Rd.
Description: World Beat Cuisine with a consistent dose of creativity, an ever-evolving, unique & mouth-watering menu of completely satisfying items that will have you counting the hours before you return. A fantastic selection of daily specials, house-made soups, pastas, seafood, steaks, vegetarian and gluten-free offerings - inspired by exciting ethnic cuisines.Favorites include Five Spice Calamari to Avocado Crab BLTs, and Pecan-crusted Chicken breast as well as a wonderful selection of fresh-baked desserts including Apple Brown Betty...Delicious!Think about Sweet Lorraine 's for brunch, lunch, dinners and special events (from family gatherings to social & business meetings - Sweet Lorraine's will be happy to accommodate your group).
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English first
Southfield, Michigan
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I don't take the opportunity to eat here as often as I like. But each time that I have the food and service has always been great.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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63 reviews 63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I do not know what is happening at Sweet Lorraine's. This used to be our "go to" restaurant. The last 3 times have been very mediocre both in Southfield and Livonia. We went tonight and I had my usual, the Traverse City Chicken pasta. I think there were 4 cherries, very little chicken and one piece of spinach with overcooked... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Sweet Lorraine's is a great place for lunch or dinner, especially for people who have dietary restrictions. The menu is very veggie friendly, has gluten free items, interesting combinations and always presented in an attractive manner. Waitstaff knowledgeable and friendly. In the many years that I have eaten there, I have never been disappointed in a meal.

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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

While I've always been a fan of this restaurant in the past, based on last night's visit, I wouldn't return. The entree was not as described (it was basically an expensive big plate of cheap pasta), and the chicken was dried out & stringy. Very disappointing. The bread was the highlight of the meal.

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Southfield, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

One of my favorite restaurants, I have eaten at Sweet Lorraine since 1997 and will continue. The food is great and the live entertainment is wonderful (selective days). While you are eating your meal the recorded music is playing from Southern music to "Old Blue Eyes"! You can always find a discount coupon for Sweet Lorraine!

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Southfield, Michigan
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Disappointed with recent outing there. My meal was just okay, but dining friends were not happy at all😕

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Went out to lunch today with my friend . It had been several years since i had been here last. Food was good, but not excellent. I had pecan chicken and it was good, however the chicken was not tender and breading was falling off the chicken. Mixed rice was very good and the some of the fresh carrots were... More 

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White Lake, Michigan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Passed by this place countless times and finally ate there today and am sorry we haven't been here before! Great menu with lots of variety, great decor, and prices are reasonable. We will return!

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Harbor Springs
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

On the recommendation of a co-worker, we stopped in for dinner after a long day. We were seated immediately, water arrived within a minute or two and our waiter was ready to answer questions and take our order shortly thereafter. I wish I had gotten our server's name, he was completely awesome! Knowledgeable about the wine, he assisted in selecting... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

An engagement party and the host, with the best intentions choose items that we very middle of the road. They could have been good but they were not hot. The room and service were lovely.

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Additional Information about Sweet Lorraine's Cafe & Bar

Address: 29101 Greenfield Rd, Southfield, MI 48076-5884
Phone Number: 2485595985
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Southfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: American, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Café

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