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Red Coat Tavern

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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31542 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073-0933
+1 248-549-0300
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Open now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Petoskey, Michigan
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had one of the burgers with fries and onion rings. You cannot get any better. Service is good and they have a great beer and wine list.

Thank frederick k
Royal Oak, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had not been to Red Coat in about two years because of hit or miss food experiences. The visit was during the lunch time and seating was readily available. Service was fair and two two out of three orders were brought to the table wrong. I really wanted to try their burger again (this burger always seemed to be... More 

Thank cjansen6218
Detroit, MI
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213 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy a good beer selection and we always have excellent hamburgers. It seems to be less busy during the week at the dinner hour so service was prompt and the food was good as always. My only complaint would be that one or more of the beer taps always seems to be out whenever I come in

Thank bugsy554
Royal Oak, Michigan
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For those of you who have eaten on Mackinac Island and like the dark wood and red lighting, this is your chance to experience it in Detroit. Food and drink are fabulous, but a little pricey. Be ready to drop $20 for a burger, fries and a drink.

Thank Ben K
Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always had a good meal. I thought some of their booths makes you feel like you sit too low like in a kiddie seat.

Thank psarg
Royal Oak, Michigan
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We brought my parents to Redcoat for their first time. They loved it! My step Mom and I ordered the prime rib, which is my favorite dish, and as usual it was superb. My son and father got the fish and chips to which they both said it was delicious. And my wife got a salad that was as equally... More 

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135 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family said this was the place and they were right. Tried the Brasserie burger which was phenomenal. Toppings did not overpower the excellent beef. 10:30 at night and the place was rockin. Server Joseph was excellent and kept our drinks and requests for extra stuff very efficiently. Highly recommend!!

Thank Lakerspud
Grosse Pointe, Michigan
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126 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Each time we visit Red Coat Tavern, I ask the server if this is going to be my lucky day, and that they are offering a gluten-free bun for that fantastic burger. Mina, our server today, said "unfortunately no". If they could offer the good tasting gluten-free bun, it would be a grand slam out of the park. Today we... More 

Thank KittyF309
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a visit to a restaurant I have eaten at many time. I was with a family member and we each had a great burger and also shared onion rings. Food was promptly served and delicious.

Thank ogemaw
Tuscany, Italy
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316 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for what they are known for-their burgers. They were very good. My husband went for their classic and I customized mine. They were cooked to perfection. The fries were cooked as ordered and were very good as well. They have a good beer selection. It was completely packed, but service and tables move very fast. They have a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31542 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073-0933
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 248-549-0300

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