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Woodward Avenue Brewery

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22646 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1810
(248) 546-3696
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12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Corona, California
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162 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

It's nice place but not really what I would call a must stop. There is nothing about this place that makes it unique. Bar is upstairs and I found in interior layout awkward and small. Drink selection OK. Service was just OK. Parking can be difficult. Not sure I would go out of my way to come back here. Just... More 

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novi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Own brew with a delish assortment of beers and food selections. Make sure not to overlook their very own stouts and IPA combinations. Delish. Will be back again.

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Thank m w
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

I've been to the WAB a few times and think it's just ok. The prices aren't bad and I really like their caprese. The beer is brewed there but it's not that great. It's not bad but I've definitely had better beer in my life. The atmosphere of the WAB is inviting but the service has tended to be slow... More 

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Thank Stephanie M
Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

The food is always pretty good but the beer is not. sometimes they have great brews and sometimes its almost undrinkable.

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Thank Justin V
Detroit, Michigan
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7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

My wife and I used to go here a lot. The beer's good and the so were the burritos, giant southwest salad and sandwiches. The last time we went, the menu was all new, very small and the food was just okay. I used to recommend the WAB, I don't anymore. There are too many amazing places to eat in... More 

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Thank Sean C
Troy, Michigan, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

My friend and I met here for beer and appetizers. The atmosphere is great, and the service is exceptional. We were here during the MSU/UM football game, and although the game was on 3 TVs, they are smaller and unobtrusive, so you could keep up with the game outside of the noise of a sports bar. We loved the chips... More 

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We visited here on a Sunday evening and our party of 9 had no wait for a table, which right away we thought was odd considering how large our party was! The menu is very small. Our Bowl Of Chips were not "tossed in a savory blend of spices", they were just chips with barely any spice on them. Without... More 

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Thank badnan
Detroit, Michigan
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105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The beer is great and the potbelly pizza was fantastic. Our waiter recommended it and also said it was his favorite!

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Thank joythompson2013
Ferndale, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My family was visiting from San Diego and we walked to the WAB. The food was great and my family loved the beer choices! We sat outside-it was a fun experience!!!

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Thank marnielain
Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The WAB had a new menu since the last time I visited. I liked having more choices, but the pizza on the menu was very good. The servers here are always really nice too.

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Thank Dan S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Mexican, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22646 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220-1810
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ferndale
  • Phone Number: (248) 546-3696

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?