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The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company

3965 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2009
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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7:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
3965 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2009
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Reviewed June 28, 2017

I was first introduced to Great Lakes Coffee by my sister, who is a local. She brought it home for several relatives. We love it. While visiting her, we insisted on going here to get coffee. It has a wonderful atmosphere and really good service....More

Thank BeachLover1997
Reviewed May 8, 2017

I have a thing about visiting as many cafes as possible. I've been drinking coffee since I was about 5yrs old (don't judge, I'm Puerto Rican and it's normal LOL) So I'm super picky about coffee; espresso and lattes to be exact. I'm known to...More

Thank RosiMC
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Title basically states this place. The coffee drinks and full bar are always done really well plus they have some offsale. The food is hit and miss, depending upon what you're looking for. The Beefcake is the best sandwich on the menu, also the yogurt...More

Thank David H
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great location, nice atmosphere, some pastries and food items, coffee AND beer on 8 taps, many more brewed or bottled too.

Thank ChiefPontiac
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Very nice coffee! Enough space, sometimes but crowded. Soup was very nice. Fair price, nice atmosphere

Thank Dominique V
Reviewed January 19, 2017

I go here on occasion to get coffee in the morning (probably 20-30 total visits). It is very close to my house so it's convienent proximity wise. It's a smaller locall business so I expect the prices to be higher but they truly push the...More

Thank Aws16161
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Chill hipster atmosphere with ample parking and inside space. The service is impeccable and the selection enticing.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Biggest tip I can give is there is free parking in the structure attached to Great Lakes. 30 minutes only. Bring parking tab. Great coffee fun place to visit. Will come again

Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Delicious coffee in a lovely, welcoming space near the Wayne State Campus. I live in MN now, but in the early '90s I lived a couple of blocks from here -- up West Willis from Union Street tavern -- and it makes me so happy...More

Thank MplsSEM
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The perfect place to meet a friend, chill, study, etc. It's a coffee shop, so of course there's coffee and wifi - duh. But they also have good food and did I mention a bar? Yep. They serve alcohol! There are multiple seating options: table,...More

Thank Marq J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3965 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-2009
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
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