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Hudson Cafe

$$ - $$$American, Cafe,
1241 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-2006
+1 313-237-1000
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“pancakes” (90 reviews)
“french toast” (54 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1241 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-2006
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and service was unbelievable. Thanks to Erin for the attentive service. The food was great too. Try the pancakes!

Thank gmjwfoodho
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here on a Thursday afternoon for lunch. The 1001 Woodward Parking Garage, which they validate for 2h, was full once agin (I came here 3 weeks ago and it was also full). So I decided to park at the one Campus Martius Parking...More

Thank AKAshon
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Had brunch at Hudson Cafe on a Sunday morning. Luckily we came in early enough that we only had to wait ten minutes to be seated. When we left, not only was the place packed, but people were lining up outside. And you understand why...More

Thank Laetitia F
Reviewed May 13, 2018

My daughter and I were walking around the city and decided to try Hudson Cafe. We could not believe how good everything was. The omelettes were so good and we had fresh fruit topped french toast. Freshly squeeze orange juice was incredible too. The portions...More

Thank donisew2018
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Hadn't been here in quite a while, I visited with a new Detroiter, whom enjoyed their experience. It was quite the wait I must say, but I knew that. I like how they use mobile seatin and at least we could shop in the area...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Enormous portions with great options and a menu with variety, great local atmosphere. I had a large omelet with chorizo and raisin bread. Very attentive and proactive wait staff, overall great intro to downtown Detroit and there is definitely a vibe there.

Thank Keith E
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Generally a long wait but one of the best brunch locations in Detroit. A bit gentrified but the food is outstanding and the service is getting better all the time. Ton of suburban visitors on weekends but has a great vibe overall. The kind of...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

I didn’t like my dish but the waiter removed it from our payment, he was very kind. Normal American ( very old fashioned ) place for having brunch. The menu is very large, I’m only concerned about the quality of the food they usually serve....More

Thank Dora C
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

I came here on a Wednesday noon for lunch. They stated on their website that they had 2h free parking at 1001 Woodward, on the South/West corner of Woodward & State, so I went to park there, but the parking lot was full. A parking...More

Thank AKAshon
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Long wait but worth it. Food is very reasonably priced and you get large portions. I have Celiac disease, and staff was very accommodating, told kitchen about celiac. There are gluten free choices on the menu - the stuffed berry french toast as well as...More

Thank Hawaiibabe13
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Stacey G
August 12, 2017|
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Response from jenjade1 | Reviewed this property |
Well you have to park along Woodard Ave in a parking lot. Take the new Q Line and get off at Grand Circus Park.
Cecilia P
June 14, 2017|
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Response from Michael V | Reviewed this property |
No reservations taken....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1241 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-2006
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-237-1000
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