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Local Kitchen and Bar

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344 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220-1761
+1 248-291-5650
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
344 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220-1761
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful location and decor. The service was friendly and prompt. I don't eat anything complicated for breakfast but the eggs and sausage I had was fresh and tasty.The mimosas were great. I really liked the outside seating and on the beautiful sunny day --it was...More

Thank jupiterman3000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here three times when visiting family. Very good food, nicely presented, competent friendly service, pleasing environ. Was recognized on third viz and our table was comped two desserts; pleasant surprise indicating an alert staff and good management. The only quibble was at a...More

Thank fmiller100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch here on the patio with my son in the middle of the week. The restaurant was not busy. I ordered the bahn mi and my son had the hamburger. Both meals were delicious! The only reason I gave a 4 instead of...More

Thank BAMW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the outside dining atmosphere . Diner was a limited menu, bread was extra, no salad with dinner, potions were small. I had chicken got a very small thigh size piece for $19. Chicken was on a bone which then lessened the portion, flavor was...More

Thank Cheri12
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Nice outdoor patio setting for breakfast. The menu is not the typical eggs and bacon; they have some interesting options that were all very good. I had the home made beef hash which was tasty and filling. Prices are reasonable and the server was very...More

Thank MichiganTraveler313
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Great scratch kitchen with plenty of options. The food was very good and the service was impeccable. They have a Sunday brunch available and valet parking if you don't want to brave the municipal lots. Plenty of choices for drinks.

Thank Rjh8115
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Thought we would try a "local" place for dinner.It was towards the end of the shift,but they told us they were still serving dinner. Was not impressed with the menu,but chose the lamb chops.service was very slow,and when the food arrived was amazed how small...More

1  Thank Douglas H
Reviewed March 14, 2017

A very unique menu. Cool, boho-chic décor. Extensive list of fun cocktails. Highly recommend the Florence Night Away. Above all: very gracious venue for a hoard of hungry and thirsty ladies attending a bachelorette party. As the bride, on behalf of everyone who came, thank...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

We decided to dine at this restaurant for our son's 25th birthday. We were visiting him from out of town. The hostess was flustered even though we had made a reservation for 3 through Open Table. We didn't wait long but the short time we...More

1  Thank Shelahlah
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Local Kitchen customers are very loyal customers. Any why not? The Local menu is current and innovative. It has something for everyone, that's why everybody loves Local. Because the menu is fresh and :local" everyday I won't begin to explain last night's meal, but I...More

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July 16, 2016|
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Response from Lute Q | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in April, the fireplace was gas or electric so no smell of smoke.
October 26, 2015|
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Response from sunnie7 | Reviewed this property |
Casual , whatever you want really. It's Ferndale, it's hip it's funky. Wear what ever as long as you aren't nude.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220-1761
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ferndale
  • Phone Number: +1 248-291-5650
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