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The Golden Brown Bakery Cafe

421 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1309
+1 269-637-3418
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“donuts” (40 reviews)
“cookies” (45 reviews)
“cakes” (19 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
421 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1309
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped there twice. The first time was when I was just walking by and wandered in Wandered our with a huge blueberry scone. It was not dry, had a lot of blueberries and was flavorful. The second time was for breakfast with the extended family....More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped here for breakfast while visiting South Haven. We tried a variety of breakfast items. The omelet and home fries were delicious and the omelet quite a nice size. The french toast was okay, but nothing out of the norm and the hash brown casserole...More

Thank Grumpyone88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had just gotten into town and stopped here for a quick lunch. Everything we had was good and the ladies were friendly. The bakery looks fabulous and was busy the entire time we were there. We recommend!

Thank Karen Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in both mornings during our recent trip and all of the pastries we picked were excellent. We had a variety of donuts and cinnamon rolls and they were all terrific. We also had lattes and coffee and enjoyed everything. The donuts filled with...More

Thank KirbyQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The baked goods are excellent but customer service is lacking. I was ignored by two separate staff in favor of 2 other customers who came in after me. A third.person behind the counter finally asked me if I had been waited on. The other two...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late afternoon snack and maybe this wasn't the best time of day. Everything was fine but really just average. Nothing stood out to make us want to go back the next day. But that could have been just timing

Thank Denise H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My husband and I stopped in at 9 am on Monday, 7/31. This is a perfect location on the main street leading to the lighthouse. We each ordered a pastry and cup of coffee to go and enjoyed sitting at an outdoor table, listening to...More

Thank Laurie K
Reviewed July 24, 2018

The butter cookies, the almond logs, and the streusel logs are very good. I always have to go here when in South Haven. It is an excellent bakery.

Thank M. S B
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

This is an old fashioned hidden treasure. Delicious, homemade baked goods. The breads are amazing - really love their raisin bread. We had the scrambled eggs with diced ham and it was great. An ample serving with toast for $6. It's cafeteria style, of sorts,...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed July 10, 2018

On holiday, we parked and walked out the historic district. This deli had a sign outside Tuna Melts $5.50 lunch special. They were delicious, coke and chips pickle spear. Great lunch. The staff was amiable and tolerated my tourist banter with smiles and politeness. Made...More

Thank jdbordelontx
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Peggy T
March 2, 2015|
Response from Rocky1948 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but ytheyhave outdoor seating
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI 49090-1309
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Van Buren County  >  South Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 269-637-3418
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