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Crow's Nest

816 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1162
+1 269-978-0490
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“french toast” (23 reviews)
“omelet” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
816 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1162
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Four of us met at the Crow's nest for brunch around 10:30 and got right in! It was my first time and I was pleasantly surprised at the many different choices on the menu. The wait staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and our waiter...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard a lot of good things about this restaurant. I tried to come here couple of years ago but the wait was way too long. So I decided to go for breakfast this morning and I only had to wait about five minutes....More

Thank JimboBryan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wait time was not accurate even though it was suppose to be “accurate” according to the hostess. We wouldve waited for 1 hr and 45 minutes if we didnt decide to leave!

Thank bmanblue04
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We always enjoy having breakfast at the Crow's Nest. Small, cozy dining room and unique choices on the menu. You do have to climb a flight of stairs to get to it.

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Atmosphere is homey and eclectic, only about twenty tables total in the upstairs. The food, though! So worth the wait. Specials are fresh and local, the french toast is amazing and everything is made to order and amazing. Service is attentive and first rate. Put...More

1  Thank sheltabor
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Very good Mediterranean omelet-good choice of veggies, hummus on top worked well, eggs nicely cooked, potatoes chopped up and toasty; others had the tomato soup which was just a very little spicy; the fresh fruit was good, as was the homemade granola. We had to...More

1  Thank TravelinGal1029
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This place is incredible. Great food, great service. They also have local artists worth their artwork displayed throughout the upstairs restaurant! There is a cafe below as well.

Thank murpmatt
Reviewed June 18, 2018

(Standard disclaimer: this was in the spring of 2014; I can't imagine why I haven't reviewed it here) My husband and I came through several times for lunch and for brunch; overall it reminded us of the breezy informal independent diners near where we went...More

1  Thank josephineh270
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Who doesn’t love breakfast at midnight, right? I had the omelette with hummus and I loved how they put ingredients and combinations I wouldn’t try at home

Thank Betina F
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast is better than lunch Food is ok Not the best Service , they try , but slow in general Not my best place to have breakfast in kalamazoo Lunch is not good food

1  Thank Ahed Z
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Questions & Answers
July 7, 2018|
Response from Denise K | Reviewed this property |
Go before 9 and you should be ok. Max wait after 9 would be 30-45 minutes. You can put your name in and then get a great cup of coffee downstairs while you wait.
Alpine H
December 16, 2016|
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Response from PYLAF | Reviewed this property |
Ideally, just check out their website. Roughly $4-12, depending upon your choices. (Most items fall in the $7-10 range.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 816 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1162
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-978-0490
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