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The Oak Cafe

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Mexican, American, Polish, European, Grill
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1167 Oak St, Wyandotte, MI 48192-4923
734-283-8380
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11:00 am - 2:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Interesting Neighborhood Place for Beer

A nice small neighborhood bar with a modern twist with a large, diverse selection of craft beers. Although it was pretty quiet when I was there I hear that it is very busy on the weekend. The staff was friendly and attentive. I was not impressed with there 'house special' corned beef sandwich... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
Chris W
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Detroit, Michigan
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  • Local cuisine
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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A nice small neighborhood bar with a modern twist with a large, diverse selection of craft beers. Although it was pretty quiet when I was there I hear that it is very busy on the weekend. The staff was friendly and attentive. I was not impressed with there 'house special' corned beef sandwich but I would plan to try them... More 

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Wyandotte, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

This is a Great local place for pub food & beer. Good burgers and wide beer selection. Attentive waitstaff

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Winchester, Virginia
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We visit this place each time we return to the area to visit family. Sure, the surplus of craft beer choices is worth the trip alone, but it's the whole experience that keeps us returning. Both my husband and I ordered our favorite burger, the Black Russian. Done to perfection, tasty ground round burger, a side of chips and help... More 

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Wyandotte, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The burgers are very good, and cooked the way I and my wife like them. A very large selection of beers. We like to go for happy hour between 3 & 6 but we usually stay longer. Melissa is one of the best bartenders we have had serve us. She pours a nice cold 22 oz Killians :-) . We... More 

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Wyandotte, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Good food, Great beer selection, nice ambiance. The wait staff is pleasant and attentive. Good all around bar.

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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

One suggestion if you have never been to oak and want to eat, Go for early lunch! Burgers are good, cooked as ordered, wide selection of beers. Priced comparable to other pubs in the Downriver area. Place is small, so friday and saturday nights are packed.

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Grosse Ile, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

We came about dinner time and the place was packed. Service was understandably slow but the food was worth the wait. I probably won't return just to eat as I like my food right away. This should not discourage you if you like to sit and sip a drink and eavesdrop on conversations. Worth a try and I'm glad we... More 

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Charlottesville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I came in here with a friend last Wednesday and was immediately blown away by the taplist. We were visiting from out of state on a beer tasting tour of Michigan and decided to spend some time in the Detroit area and Grand Rapids. This was one of the single best bars we went into. So many top notch beers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013 via mobile

This isn't your typical Budweiser, Bud light and Miller kind of bar. This is where you go for the good hard to find stuff! Thank god for this place or I would never go out. Highly recommend their homemade apple pie shots...they don't taste strong but they definitely sneak up on you. Atmosphere is eclectic and low key. Jukebox is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013 via mobile

Beer selection is very good. Service was terrible. Two of us at the table and the waitress forgot to bring one of the beers... For about 30 minutes. Food took over an hour to come to the table.. A ceaser salad and a chicken roll up. Appetizer showed up after we inquired about it and the waitress said it was... More 

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Additional Information about The Oak Cafe

Address: 1167 Oak St, Wyandotte, MI 48192-4923
Phone Number: 734-283-8380
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Wyandotte
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican, American, Polish, European, Grill

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1167 Oak St, Wyandotte, MI 48192-4923
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Wyandotte
  • Phone Number: 734-283-8380

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American, Polish, European, Grill

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 am

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